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Ookiku Furikabutte Special

Alternative Titles

English: Big Windup!
Synonyms: Ookiku Furikabutte - The Basics of Basics, Oofuri, Ohkiku Furikabutte, Swing Big!
Japanese: おおきく振りかぶって


Type: Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 27, 2008
Producers: None found, add some
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Source: Manga
Genres: Drama, Sports
Duration: 24 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 7.341 (scored by 5,502 users)
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Ranked: #22032
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Popularity: #3434
Members: 8,969
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One year before the beginning of the story. Kaguyama feels intimidated by Haruna’s presence on the baseball team since he feels that his position as the ace pitcher is threatened. Kaguyama wants to quit, but Haruna talks him out of it after telling Kaguyama about his own past.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Fukunaga, Gen
Executive Producer
Hamaguchi, Shiro
Doty, Terri
ADR Director
Yoshida, Takahiko
Character Design

Edit Opening Theme

"Seishun Line (青春ライン)" by Ikimonogakari

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"Arigatou (ありがとう)" by SunSet Swish

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Mar 25, 2008
lowell (All reviews)
This episode is a side story about Haruna, who was a small supporting character in the regular season of Ookiku Furikabutte. (I read somewhere that this story was actually written first.) It can be watched alone without seeing the series and doesn't expect you to know anything about the rest of the show. So... even if you haven't seen Oofuri, you can watch this!! ;D

This single episode tells the story of a really good high school rookie and the dynamic he creates on his new high school's baseball team; more specifically, how another pitcher reacts when faced with all the talent and read more


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