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Slow Step


Alternative Titles

English: Slow Step
Japanese: スローステップ

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 1, 1991 to Nov 1, 1991
Producers: Youmex
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Duration: 45 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.851 (scored by 450 users)
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Ranked: #39262
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Popularity: #6571
Members: 1,211
Favorites: 1
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Episodes: /5

Synopsis

Based on the Adachi manga of the same name. The story revolves around a romantic triangle formed by the girl Minatsu Nakazato, a young student and softball player; Shu Akiba, a schoolmate; and Naoto Kadomatsu, an up-and-coming boxer. In reality the three-way relationship is more like three-and-a-half, considering that Naoto is in love with Maria... actually Minatsu herself, who'd once disguised herself to escape some evildoers.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kadomatsu, Naoto
Kadomatsu, Naoto
Main
Horikawa, Ryo
Japanese
Horikawa, Ryo
Akiba, Shuu
Akiba, Shuu
Main
Yamaguchi, Kappei
Japanese
Yamaguchi, Kappei
Nakazato, Minatsu
Nakazato, Minatsu
Main
Takayama, Minami
Japanese
Takayama, Minami
Tanaka, Chika
Tanaka, Chika
Supporting
Sakamoto, Chika
Japanese
Sakamoto, Chika

Staff

Yuyama, Kunihiko
Yuyama, Kunihiko
Director
Saki, Nobuhide
Saki, Nobuhide
Theme Song Performance
Adachi, Mitsuru
Adachi, Mitsuru
Original Creator
Matsubara, Tokuhiro
Matsubara, Tokuhiro
Animation Director, Character Design


Edit Opening Theme

"Kimi ga Inakerya Frustration (君がいなけりゃFRUSTRATION)" by Nobuhide Saki

Edit Ending Theme

"Only For You" by Nobuhide Saki




More reviewsReviews

Master10K
Aug 6, 2009
All of life’s trivial quarrels can be solved with a simple bet. Well that seems to be the motto, this terribly old-fashioned anime follows. If you’re not into sports anime where there’s always something trivial at stake then it’s best to steer clear of this one.

Slow Step is yet another Sports, Drama from the legendary mangaka Mitsuru Adachi. A man known for creating the classic sports manga Touch, which spawn a hefty number of anime adaptations. This time round the sport of choice is softball, where Nakasato Minatsu is the ace of her High School’s softball team. I would go into how it follows the read more
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