Battle Athletess Daiundoukai (TV)

Battle Athletes Victory

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: バトルアスリーテス大運動会
English: Battle Athletes Victory
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 1997 to Mar 27, 1998
Premiered: Fall 1997
Broadcast: Fridays at 18:30 (JST)
Producers: TV Tokyo, Genco, Pioneer LDC
Studios: AIC
Source: Original
Genres: AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi, SportsSports
Theme: SchoolSchool
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.861 (scored by 37583,758 users)
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Ranked: #48162
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Popularity: #6383
Members: 10,184
Favorites: 36

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Akari Kanzaki has just joined an all-girls academy in hopes of entering the University Satellite, an elite sports training facility. She wants to win the title of Cosmo Beauty - a title held years ago by her mother. It's not an easy task for her as fear, doubt and peer pressure get in her way, but friends, rivals and fans slowly encourage her to overcome her obstacles and become the best of the Battle Athletes.

(Source: ANN)


Battle Athletes Victory was a TV series that is not a sequel to the Battle Athletes OVA, and was rather a complete retelling of the original OVA.

Characters & Voice Actors


Ueda, Yasuyuki
Assistant Producer
Akiyama, Katsuhito


Opening Theme

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"Tsubasa" by Yukari Asakura

Ending Theme

1: "HONEY BEE" by Jamic Spoon (eps 1-25)
2: "Tsubasa" by Yukari Asakura (eps 26)


Jan 8, 2016
Good title about sport and desire to win. Anime begins quite skin-deep, but after 4 episodes it gathers momentum developing characters, showing their motivations and fears as well as the skeletons in the clothets.

What is this anime about?

Anime turns from light comedy into quite serious spokon with drama about girls who try to overdo their own abilities, with blood, jealousy, broken bones and rivalry until the end. Sometimes serious scenes are mixed with slice of lifecomedy parts.
Anime pays particular attention to such kinds of sport as running and swimming, and also pole vaulting, tennis, air hockey and so on.
Also near to the end you ...
Feb 5, 2014
Battle Athletes is a comedy sci-fi sport anime by Hideyuki Kurata, a manga by Nakano Yuki came out at roughly the same time as the original OVA. It later turned into a longer television series both with the same basic story. I'll be looking at the longer series from AIC, the eclectic studio with works ranging pretty widely in quality with Oreimo on the low end and Sasameki Koto on the high end. My biggest concern is simply that it's a sport anime and most sport anime are as dull and monotonous as the games they're based on. But who knows, maybe this is one ...
Jun 1, 2017
The year is 4999 AD. A very long time ago, the planet was knocked off of it’s axis by a devastating event that left mankind teetering on the brink of extinction, and the full nature of which has been lost to history. In their efforts to rebuild society from the ground up, mankind has decided to abandon war and instead settle their differences through athletic competition. This may sound like the Olympics to you, but the nature of their Great Competition is almost nothing like the gladiatorial events that we know today. For just over 1000 years, young women from all ...

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