U.S.-based anime company FUNimation Entertainment has struck a digital distribution deal with Japanese producer Toei Animation to stream online seven anime series from the company’s back catalog.
The deal includes more than 500 episodes, which will be made available for free at www.funimation.com/video. The deal begins with 50 episodes of Digimon Adventures 02, with a complete series added to the site each week for seven weeks.
The other series include Air Master, Captain Harlock, Fist of the North Star, Galaxy Express 999, Pretty Cure and Slam Dunk. The episodes will be in Japanese with English subtitles.