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Major 2nd

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Japanese: MAJOR 2nd


Type: TV
Episodes: 25
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 2018 to Sep 22, 2018
Premiered: Spring 2018
Broadcast: Saturdays at 17:35 (JST)
Producers: NHK, Shogakukan
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: NHK Enterprises
Source: Manga
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.691 (scored by 2,006 users)
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Ranked: #11272
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Popularity: #3580
Members: 11,754
Favorites: 51
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Daigo is born as the son of Gorou, a father who is too great. What path will Daigo, who is burdened with great expectations, take in baseball?

(Source: ANN)


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#1: "Koeteike (越えていけ)" by Kyuso Nekokami (キュウソネコカミ)
#2: "Dream Catcher (ドリームキャッチャー)" by Berry Goodman

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#1: "Pride (プライド)" by Yu Takahashi
#2: "SAIREN" by Reol

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Sep 22, 2018
Karhu (All reviews)
The very first scene seen in episode 01 offers enormous emotional depth when Daigo talks about his father and tells about his dreams in front of the class. The empty baseball fields at sunset work as the perfect, powerful backdrop while a soundtracks from the original series starts playing. The inability to meat the expectations set for him and the lack of natural talent required to follow his father's footsteps are the very core of his character. But he is not his father. It's time for him to be himself.

When I started watching Major 2nd, I didn't expect it to hit me in the feels read more
Sep 22, 2018
alexsilener (All reviews)
Right at the outset, let me say this. Its major, but don't expect the first season of major here in '2nd'. And oh, spoilers in the review.

TL;DR - Its a great anime, but if you hold high expectations of this like i did, then maybe you might be slightly disappointed. However, it's still worth the watch and i have high expectations of subsequent seasons. If you're a fan of Major, definitely go ahead and watch. If you like sports anime in general, give it a chance, see if you like it. I'm sure subsequent seasons will be really good and this might be important for read more
Apr 29, 2018
4b3 (All reviews)
What if you love something so much, that it becomes painfull to see everyone around you being better? Will you throw away everything just to not suffer anymore?
Life's not fair, everyone s born with a gift but they desire things that cant achieve easily, that's why we struggle to become better persons.

Before starting the review I'm going to say that Major is one of my favorite series of all time, both manga and anime, so I'm very excited and happy about this sequel, it's a shame that not much people are into sport, but I could not care less, I love it and I hope read more
Jul 7, 2018
mobrine (All reviews)

After 8 years of Major being off our screens, finally a glimmer of hope appears:

major 2nd is the continuation from, 6 seasons of Major as well as a Major Movie and 2 Major OVA series.

the story starts with different characters compared to the original anime, to be precise the sons of titular characters Goro and Toshi from the original run.
the story seems similar to the start of the first season , taking it back to the basics, however, I'm not sure whether Major 2nd will be able to wrap up the current series as well as the original series was ended.

if any of you haven't read more


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