Major: World Series

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: メジャー ワールドシリーズ編


Type: OVA
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 16, 2011 to Jan 18, 2012
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: SynergySP
Source: Manga
Genre: SportsSports
Theme: Team SportsTeam Sports
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 28 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.281 (scored by 2102121,021 users)
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Ranked: #2802
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Popularity: #3700
Members: 37,092
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Gorou Shigeno's journey with the Indiana Hornets continues as they seek to win the prestigious World Series. However, after an unexpected accident during the match with his fated rival, his quest in becoming the world's best becomes more challenging. Undaunted, Gorou continues to put the weight of his dreams into every pitch he makes, and forges a path towards his desired future through high-speed pitching.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Hatta, Masanobu
Fukushima, Toshinori
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Iizuka, Kouichi
Sound Director
Ishida, Tooru
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Just Do It" By CLUTCHO

Ending Theme

"Time Capsule" by CLUTCHO


Jul 5, 2012
I've always been a baseball fan and an anime fan but Major was what got me started on baseball anime which is a genre I really enjoy. I loved Major and its one of my favorite animes mainly because of the characters and the exciting and at times very dramatic and touching story. World Series is the perfect ending to a great anime, wrapping everything up in the best way possible. There is nothing more in the story to be explored, and nothing more for major to accomplish. this ends it so satisfyingly I would be disappointed if they attempted to continue major any further, ...
Jan 12, 2024
*We've finally reached home base*
(Written last December 11, 2022)


Fitting entry to be a concluding one, Major: World Series celebrates the end of Goro's story as the integral character of the franchise with a bang in the air, with character conclusions here and there, one most notable besides the protagonist is Toshi's as he channels his accumulated trauma into the OP godlike version of his character, giving two grand slams as a parting gift for his husband (real); and as he ties loose ends with his mother (I almost teared up here, Toshi finally faced his trauma and has fully healed), with different fates of characters ...
Apr 9, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Okay I will start with a spoiler tag do nt read this review because it will contain massive spoilers. read at your own peril. But honestly if you're looking at this page and you haven't seen the six full seasons of Major yet you're either way too curious or don't mind spoilers but as they say curiosity will gt you killed. But enough with the lame jokes lets get down to the rant. This will contain a full she's worth of frustration not by the ending but the steps to get there. Ive wanted Toshi and Goro on the same team since ...

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New OVA of Manga 'Major' Announced

According to Weekly Shonen Sunday, a new OVA of manga "Major" was announced to be released in December. The World Series chapter, which was skipped in the more

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Dec 26, 2013 5:43 PM
Subtitles for the extended World Series OVA/Movie?
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Jul 7, 2013 7:02 AM
ova's and movie
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