As the excitement builds for the upcoming release of THE FIRST SLAM DUNK anime film in U.S. theaters on July 28, fans of the iconic basketball series have received a delightful surprise. Toei Animation has decided to treat enthusiasts to a blast from the past by streaming the original 1993 Slam Dunk anime, the first adaptation of Takehiko Inoue’s beloved manga, on their official YouTube channel in high definition.
Starting from July 18, fans can now relive the basketball magic in glorious HD as the first 10 episodes of Slam Dunk are made available for free on Toei Animation’s YouTube channel. And the good news doesn’t end there, as more episodes will be added each week until the entire series is at fans’ fingertips on YouTube.
While the Slam Dunk anime has been available for streaming on Crunchyroll, this HD release on YouTube takes the experience to a whole new level. Fans can now enjoy the high-quality animation and visual splendor of the series, bringing the captivating world of basketball to life like never before.
For those who prefer the traditional Crunchyroll experience, the anime is also available for streaming there. However, the HD version on YouTube promises to be an unmatched treat for Slam Dunk enthusiasts seeking a more visually engaging journey.
In case you’re new to the world of Slam Dunk, the official anime synopsis sets the stage for the captivating story that awaits. Hanamichi Sakuragi, an incoming freshman at Shohoku High, holds a peculiar record of being rejected by 50 girls during middle school. A traumatic experience with basketball in the past has left him wary of the sport. But, as the plot unfolds, Sakuragi’s encounter with a basketball team member might just change the trajectory of his life.
With the Slam Dunk anime now available in stunning HD on Toei Animation’s YouTube channel, fans have a thrilling journey ahead as they dive into the world of basketball, friendship, and growth. This classic series continues to captivate old and new fans alike, promising an exhilarating experience that will leave viewers dunking for more. Whether you choose to watch on YouTube or Crunchyroll, Slam Dunk’s magic awaits, and it’s time to hit the court!