Captain Tsubasa Pilot Chapter
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Captain Tsubasa Pilot Chapter

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Japanese: キャプテン翼


Type: One-shot
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: 1
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 22, 1980
Genre: Sports Sports
Theme: Team Sports Team Sports
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)
Authors: Takahashi, Yoichi (Story & Art)


Score: 6.211 (scored by 306306 users)
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Ranked: #151362
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Popularity: #16746
Members: 599
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This was the root of everything, the debut work of Takahashi sensei, a nostalgic memory. The story of Genzo Wakabayashi and a boy named Tsubasa Taro.


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Sep 15, 2011
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Esta review también está en español.

This is the very beginning, the first work of Yoichi Takahashi, and the reason we have more than 25 years of Captain Tsubasa.

In this pilot we can appreciate the basic elements that will shape the greatest football (or soccer, if you prefer) manga of all time, with a few differences: the protagonist, Taro Tsubasa, is the captain of the Nankatsu Highschool's football team, and must face the Shutetsu high in the regional finals. Shutetsu's captain, Genzo Wakabayashi, is a super keeper who never receives goals from outside the penalty area. In this proto-version, Tsubasa and Genzo are childhood friends ...

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