Ranked #1047

New Prince of Tennis

Alternative Titles

English: The Prince of Tennis II
Synonyms: Shin Tennis no Ouji-sama
Japanese: 新テニスの王子様

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 5, 2012 to Mar 29, 2012
Premiered: Winter 2012
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Production I.G
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.691 (scored by 13,932 users)
Ranked: #10472
Popularity: #1491
Members: 26,281
Favorites: 157
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Synopsis

Middle school students fought fiercely against one another in a national tournament. Now, 50 chosen representatives return to fight again as high school students!

The stage is the U-17 (Under Seventeen) Japanese Representative Training Camp. Middle school students have been invited for the first time to a camp known to produce the best Japanese tennis players. National champions from Seigaku, Hyotei, Rikkai, Shitenhoji... With all the rivals from the national tournament attending, everyone eagerly awaits their reunion.

At first, the middle schoolers do not expect much from their high school opponents. However, the training camp is not so easy! Athletes with skills incomparable to those they previously faced and their mysterious coach appear before them. Faced with numerous demanding challenges, can the middle schoolers survive in this meritocratic training camp?

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Characters & Voice Actors

Echizen, Ryouma
Echizen, Ryouma
Main
Minagawa, Junko
Japanese
Minagawa, Junko
Fuji, Shuusuke
Fuji, Shuusuke
Main
Kaida, Yuki
Japanese
Kaida, Yuki
Tezuka, Kunimitsu
Tezuka, Kunimitsu
Main
Okiayu, Ryotaro
Japanese
Okiayu, Ryotaro
Kikumaru, Eiji
Kikumaru, Eiji
Main
Takahashi, Hiroki
Japanese
Takahashi, Hiroki

Staff

Yamamoto, Hideyo
Yamamoto, Hideyo
Director, Storyboard
Hiramitsu, Takuya
Hiramitsu, Takuya
Sound Director
Tada, Shunsuke
Tada, Shunsuke
Episode Director
Hirota, Mitsutaka
Hirota, Mitsutaka
Script, Series Composition

More episodes Episodes(0/13)

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Opening Theme

"Mirai no Bokura e (未来の僕らへ)" by Norimasa Fujisawa

Ending Theme

"ENJOY" by Amikyuu Danji, Fukuyama Jun, Minagawa Junko, Morikubo Shoutarou, Okiayu Ryoutarou, Sugimoto Yuu, Takahashi Naozumi



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BoChan
Jan 5, 2012
I never expected Prince of tennis to get a continuation and since I'm a big fan of the series, I got really excited when I heard the good news.
I just started watching it and what I can say for now is:
For this season the art got a little upgraded, not entirely to my liking but it's still really close to the previous art...so no problem there. And since the season just started, the epic battles are yet to come.
So for everyone who likes sports anime, give it a try. It's worth it
For Prince of tennis fans: ECHIZEN'S BACK!! "Mada mada, da ne" :D
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nathan5550123
Jan 4, 2012
WOW i have never been a fan of prince of tennis but i just saw the new one and i love the new feel of it! definitly an anime I'm going to keep up with :DD and I'm sure that anyone who loved the prince of tennis is going to love this new one!
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cheokyeng
Feb 27, 2015
I highly suggest that you watch Prince of Tennis and its National Tournament OVAs before watching New Prince of Tennis.

I loved the original Prince of Tennis (and National Tournament OVAs) and finished it in about three weeks a while ago. The New Prince of Tennis is had a completely different atmosphere that I didn't expect.

Story [7]: The story was acceptable. 50 middle school representatives from the national champions go to the U-17 Japanese representative camp against high school students. I thought it was interesting at first, except when that started to change further in. Then, the story started going downhill from there. I nearly read more
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chiaokeli
Apr 14, 2012
I liked it. Prince of Tennis is one of my top favorite animes...but this new season...
STORY
The story is ok, there is a plot...sort of. It's pretty basic, and not very complicated. The comedy is not sidesplitting. The matches seem repeating, but the techniques they have now are not like the first anime; they make you go "oh cool", unlike the first season where I was beyond excitement.
What devastated me beyond repair is the ending. To not spoil anything, I will not go in detail. It is among the worst ending I have ever watched, and if it's not for the following reasons, I am really read more
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