Kowloons' Ball Parade
Nine Dragons' Ball Parade
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Kowloons' Ball Parade

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Japanese: クーロンズ・ボール・パレード
English: Nine Dragons' Ball Parade
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 3
Chapters: 22
Status: Finished
Published: Feb 15, 2021 to Jul 5, 2021
Genre: Sports Sports
Theme: Team Sports Team Sports
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)
Authors: Fukui, Ashibi (Art), Kamada, Mikiyasu (Story)


Score: 5.931 (scored by 15351,535 users)
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Ranked: #184242
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Popularity: #7301
Members: 2,546
Favorites: 4

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Volumes: /3
Chapters: /22


Hakuo Gakuin's mighty baseball team consistently makes it to Koushien, and Tamao Azukida dreams of making the team. To achieve his goal, Tamao does extensive research and undergoes a strict daily training regimen. But at tryouts, Tamao meets the enigmatic genius pitcher Tao Ryuudou, and the course of his destiny may be forever changed! If people aren't laughing, then you're not dreaming big enough! A new baseball tale for the era begins!

(Source: MANGA Plus)


Kowloons' Ball Parade was published digitally as an English simulpub as Nine Dragons' Ball Parade through MANGA Plus service. The volumes were published digitally in English by VIZ Media under the Shonen Jump imprint on September 27, 2022.



Aug 19, 2021
An interesting take on a sports manga. Sports series (baseball especially) have to navigate the same formula. Its how you navigate, circumvent, and execute the tropes that counts. Every baseball manga is going to be about going to the Koshien. So what are you going to do different?

Well this manga does A LOT different. The beginning focuses heavily on the building of a team from scratch. The protagonist is a cerebral, but ultimately unremarkable player. After being rejected from his dream team he must assemble a ragtag crew to take revenge.

Its approach to the storytelling of the baseball games focuses almost entirely on the strategy ...
Jul 26, 2021
After Kuroko no Basket ended, I was looking forward to finding that next sports manga (or anime) that got me as hyped up as Kuroko did. Eventually I gave Haikyuu a watch and after 2 seasons....it was a huge let down, so much so that I ended up skipping 10 episodes of Season 2 and going to the last game of the Season cause I couldn't be bothered with any of the characters and figured "We'll at least the action will be cool", it wasn't.

i gave up on Haikyuu, but didn't give up on finding that next sports manga and BAM! I run into ...
Jul 4, 2021
Mixed Feelings
Preliminary (20/22 eps)
The story follows some underdogs trying to form a baseball team from scratch. They spend the majority of the story scouting highly skilled players who aren't committed to a team yet (for various reasons). Just as the team is finally assembled, they pretty much get to play one real game before the manga gets axed!

It takes 16 chapters to assemble a full baseball team - that's with rushing at the end and just recruiting a few generics. I can imagine the axe was probably already set in stone by that point. Too bad 'cause things were just starting to get interesting. A specific villain was ...

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