It was announced that the baseball manga Major
will get a sequel in Weekly Shounen Sunday starting in March this year.
The manga by Takuya Mitsuda
was serialized in the same magazine for 16 years, starting in 1994. In 1996, the series received the Shougakukan Manga Award in the shounen category. It finished in 2010 with 78 volumes. Multiple anime adaptations
have been made of the manga series, including six two-cour anime seasons, three OVA episodes, and a movie.