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Diamond no Ace: Second Season

Alternative Titles

English: Ace of Diamond: Second Season
Synonyms: Daiya no Ace: Second Season, Ace of the Diamond: 2nd Season
Japanese: ダイヤのA[エース]~Second Season~


Type: TV
Episodes: 51
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2015 to Mar 28, 2016
Premiered: Spring 2015
Broadcast: Mondays at 18:00 (JST)
Producers: TV Tokyo, Sotsu
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.401 (scored by 35,862 users)
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Ranked: #1692
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1392
Members: 70,155
Favorites: 711
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After the National Tournament, the Seidou High baseball team moves forward with uncertainty as the Fall season quickly approaches. In an attempt to build a stronger team centered around their new captain, fresh faces join the starting roster for the very first time. Previous losses weigh heavily on the minds of the veteran players as they continue their rigorous training, preparing for what will inevitably be their toughest season yet.

Rivals both new and old stand in their path as Seidou once again climbs their way toward the top, one game at a time. Needed now more than ever before, Furuya and Eijun must be determined to pitch with all their skill and strength in order to lead their team to victory. And this time, one of these young pitchers may finally claim that coveted title: "The Ace of Seidou."

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Mitsuyuki, Masuhara
Takakuwa, Hajime
Sound Director
Tanaka, Tomoya
Episode Director
Masuda, Toshihiko
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Edit Opening Theme

#1: "Go EXCEED!!" by Tom-H@ck featuring Masayoshi Oishi (ep 1)
#2: "Perfect HERO" by Tom-H@ck featuring Masayoshi Oishi (ep 2)
#3: "Hashire! Mirai (疾走れ!ミライ)" by Glay (ep 3)
#4: "HEROES" by Glay (eps 4-26)
#5: "Sora ga Aozora de aru Tame ni (空が青空であるために)" by Glay (eps 27-51)

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#1: "Glory! (グローリー!)" by Suzuko Mimori (ep 1)
#2: "CLOUD NINE" by Seidou High School Basebal Club (Ryota Osaka, Nobunaga Shimazaki, Natsuki Hanae) (ep 2)
#3: "FINAL VICTORY" by Seidou High Baseball Club (Ryota Osaka, Nobunaga Shimazaki, Natsuki Hanae) (ep 3)
#4: "KIMERO!!" by OxT (eps 4-13)
#5: "BLUE WINDING ROAD" by Seidou High School Baseball Club (Ryota Osaka, Nobunaga Shimazaki, Natsuki Hanae, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Aoi Shouta) (eps 14-26)
#6: "BLOOM OF YOUTH" by OxT (eps 27-39)
#7: "BRAND NEW BLUE" by Eijun Sawamura (Ryota Osaka) featuring Masayoshi Oishi (eps 40-51)

More reviewsReviews

Mar 28, 2016
karlstein12 (All reviews)
Diamond no Ace, a name that might not be heard as frequently as other largely popular sports shows out there. And that has always dumbfounded me. A show doing everything right, also up there as one of the best in its genre, yet still never has broke through the locks and that is evident with the relatively small amount of members it has on MAL compared to other popular sport shows.

A collaboration of Madhouse and Production I.G., two of arguably the greatest ever studio's in this industry. With loads of experience behind them and even highly in the sports genre (Madhouse: Hajime no Ippo, One read more
Apr 4, 2016
Tyuzi (All reviews)
No spoilers...

You're probably thinking of an 7/10 a bit of a low rating, but I'm taking in the account of 5/10 being an average. That, I consider an exceptional score. I also currently follow MLB (Major League Baseball) and used to play baseball. I just want you to keep all that in mind.

I first thought the 2nd season will be like the 1st season, this was going to be a long drag and have a pretty cliche/predictable story. This is considering having to go through the previous season’s 75 episodes, but still enjoyed it enough for the nostalgia and epic moments.

Boy, I was so wrong.

For read more
Mar 29, 2016
ravengal101 (All reviews)
Starting this series was an impulsive decision while I was on a sports anime binge. I don’t regret it at all. Even though I’ve never watched a real baseball game and the sport is virtually non-existent in my country, I quickly grew to like it.

*Contains NO spoilers*

Characters - 9/10
Its dynamic characters are Diamond no Ace’s (DnA) strong suit. They're all unique - in character design, personality, and purpose in the show. I fell in love with most of them from the first season and that never changed in this one. This show just has a knack for making you admire the players' efforts and camaraderie. read more
May 26, 2016
Taiphou (All reviews)
The 2nd season for Diamond no Ace keeps the hope of winning a ticket to national tournament alive!

Story: Like almost every sport anime I have seen the goal is very simple indeed. (Baby Steps, Prince of Tennis) Still the story keeps surprising by different factors which are common in real life, not everything can go as planned. This is exactly why Diamond no Ace gives this refreshing "slice-off" life feeling. Even though the story isn't that awesome, they manage to perform so well. Main protagonists are pitcher Sawamura Eijun, Furuya Satoru and catcher Miyuki Kazuya, but because of this is about baseball a team sport read more


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