All posts tagged: Hajime No Ippo

Otaku Decide Most Inspiring Sports Anime, Answer is D) All of the Above

Sports anime exists on another plane of existence, a higher level of being that spreads positivity and the power of passion into the spirits of those who view them. So it is only fitting that the otaku masses lay down the gauntlet once and for and decide which sports anime is the most sports anime-ish (most inspirational). Just about every major sports anime made Charapedia’s list but which one is the sports anime legend to end all super deluxe legends? Batter up, give ando take, it is time to see who is the craziest, boys! The top 20 list is as follows: 20) Aim for the Ace! (Tennis) 19) Giant Killing (Football) 18) Kenkou Zenrakei Suieibu Umishou (Swimming) 17) Baby Steps (Tennis) 16) Hajime no Ippo (Boxing) 15) Touch (Baseball) 14) H2 (Baseball) 13) Ro-Kyu-Bu! (Basketball) 12) Big Windup! (Baseball) 11) Eyeshield 21 (American Football) 10) Inazuma Eleven (Soccer) 9) Ace of the Diamond (Baseball) 8) Yowamushi Pedal (Cycling) 7) Captain Tsubasa (Soccer) 6) Free! (Swimming) 5) Major (Baseball) 4) The Prince of Tennis (Tennis) …

Upcoming ‘Hajime No Ippo’ Game Gets Its First Batch Of Screenshots

Gloves up, fighters! As the referee for this bout I want as clean a fight as possible. No tricks, no cheap shots and no combat delay due to introspective thoughts of your past, you hear me?! I suppose that’s a hard rule to place an a ‘Hajime No Ippo-style’ boxing match, not one goes by without some sort of reflection on ones self. About a week ago, Bandai Namco Games announced that they will be releasing a brand-new ‘Hajime No Ippo’ video game for the PlayStation 3, a fighting title based closely off of the Anime and Manga series by the same name. Before today we had seen nothing of this game, bar a short teaser trailer that showcased the motion comic style of storytelling that is to feature. Bandai Namco Games today, however, have released a huge batch of images from the upcoming game which include both screenshots and art assets like character models and their hand-drawn designs. The new ‘Hajime No Ippo’ game is set for a release in Japan on the 11th …

There’s A New ‘Hajime No Ippo’ Game Heading Our Way And It Looks Great!

Bandai Namco Games just yesterday announced that a brand-new ‘Hajime No Ippo’ fighting game title for the PlayStation 3 is soon to be released and not even a day later the world is presented with it’s very first trailer of the upcoming game. Labelled a game filled with ‘dramatic boxing action’, the new title follows the story of the ‘Hajime No Ippo’ Anime/Manga series, adding a whole other level of enjoyment thanks to it’s motion comic-style cutscenes and high-octane gameplay. So far we’ve yet to actually see any footage of actual gameplay but what we do have are a couple of screenshots that show just how dynamic it will be. The new ‘Hajime No Ippo’ game for the PlayStation 3 has only been announced for Japan and will reach consoles on the 11th of December this year. -30-