Best Free (Legal) Websites To Watch And Stream Anime

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We know how it is not having the funds necessary to watch anime online, but don’t fret, friend! Here are 40+ FREE anime streaming websites that are 100% legal. I have also included what countries they are available, and approximately how many titles they offer. I shall try to keep this list up-to-date and add/subtract sites as needed.

Have a little spending money? Check out our Ultimate List of Legal Anime Streaming Sites and Where They are Located for a full list of sites where you can get a monthly subscription!

Last Updated: August 21st, 2020

Use the links below to quickly navigate to each site’s information.

Adult Swim


Anime Lab


  • Visit the Anime-Planet Website
  • Cost: FREE // Bonus: Watching on AP auto-updates your AP Anime Watch List
  • Anime Titles Available: Partnership with Crunchyroll, HIDIVE, & Hulu
  • Regions Available: Globally (Availability of Shows Depends on Country)

Aniplus Asia

Asian Crush


Coolmic (Uncensored Hentai/Smut/BL)




Midnight Pulp



Peacock TV

ProSieben Maxx

Retro Crush

Tubi TV


  • Visit the Wakanim
  • Cost: FREE / 5€ per month
  • Regions Available: in the most parts of the French-speaking world, which includes: Metropolitan France, DOM TOM, Benelux, Switzerland, Francophone African territories (Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria), Canada (Quebec), Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania

VIZ Media



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