Crunchyroll has announced that they simulcast the Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō anime series. The first episode will premiere on the service on December 10 and new episodes will be available every Monday.
The series will be available to Crunchyroll users in the following territories: “North America, Central America and South America including the Caribbean, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Europe, and MENA.” The anime, however will also be exclusive to Premium members in “France, Monaco, Andorra, Luxembourg, Switzerland, and Belgium.”
Crunchyroll provided an official description for the series.
Saint Seiya Saintia Sho is set immediately after the conclusion of Saint Seiya and promises to address the burning question fans have speculated about for years — What were the Gold Saints and Athena truly up to as the dramatic events of the series unfolded? Told from the point of view of the Saintias, an exciting new cast of female characters, Saint Seiya Saintia Sho promises to not only be a memorable tribute to past adventures, but send fans on an epic journey full of surprises.