Samurai Giants

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Star Pitcher
Japanese: 侍ジャイアンツ


Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 46
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 7, 1973 to Sep 15, 1974
Premiered: Fall 1973
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Yomiuri Telecasting
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genre: SportsSports
Theme: Team SportsTeam Sports
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 6.391 (scored by 575575 users)
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Ranked: #74112
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Popularity: #11645
Members: 1,854
Favorites: 5

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Synopsis

Ban Banjou is an insolent wild boy who was raised on the rough sea in Tosa, southern Japan. He joined the Tokyo Yomiuri Giants in Japanese pro baseball league such a baseball pitcher noted for the blazing fastball and the worst control. He fights hard battles against his rival batters, developing his incredible pitching magics.

Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Nagahama, Tadao
Episode Director
Kaneko, Yutaka
Script
Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Storyboard
Dezaki, Osamu
Storyboard


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Opening Theme

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1: "Samurai Giants (侍ジャイアンツ)" by Shigeyuki Matsumoto
2: "Ouja: Samurai Giants (王者・侍ジャイアンツ)" by Royal Knights
3: "Ouja: Samurai Giants (王者・侍ジャイアンツ)" by Masato Shimon, Royal Knights
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Ending Theme

1: "Samurai Banbaban (サムライ番場蛮)" by Shigeyuki Matsumoto
2: "Ike! Banbaban (行け!バンババン)" by Royal Knights




Reviews

Feb 13, 2022
Samurai Giants: The show featuring Nagahama Tadao fresh off Kyojin no Hoshi leading a staff roll that could make any one's mouth water with expectation including Ishiguro Noboru, Osamu Dezaki, Yoshiyuki Tomino, and a young Hayao Miyazaki on deck, theres no end to what a viewer could expect, and never once did Samurai Giants ever disappoint.

Its worth mentioning here before i delve into the content how I even ended up watching some random baseball anime from the early 70's with less than 200 completed members in the first place. The truth is, I had been recommended Touch by some friends, and I ...
Apr 24, 2024
A journey through Madhouse chapter 1.

Before starting I want to make it clear that I don't know why I'm doing this, but the idea is to visit each and every one of MadHouse's works throughout its history. This is because it is my favorite studio and I am crazy enough to see it all.

Second point to highlight, since this work is not so accessible, I ended up watching it without subtitles, which is why this review is based on my mere interpretation, since I do not have any understanding of the dialogues.

Regarding the anime, it's nice to know that the beginning of this journey is ...

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Why does nobody translate this?
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