Ace of the Diamond

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4.7
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  • Great Sports Anime!!
    To me Ace of the Diamond is pretty much up there with Hajime no Ippo, but it's just a different sport, so the personalities will differ, but the style is so similar yet unique, it made me want to keep watching. I really recommend this Anime, even for people who don't like baseball, because I myself don't like baseball, but I've actually grown to respect it because of this Anime, I've even learned ...
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  • Gotta Love Baseball!!!
    Now I grew up watching Baseball since I was a little kid. Instantly fell in love with the sport. When I watch this anime and the attention to detail this anime has makes me want to go and play again.

    I was worried at first that it was going to be slow, but it was fast pace right off the bat! Eijun the main character is easily one of my favorites on the show and watching him climb the top to get ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Just a fantastic show.
    I want to point out that this is my first time ever watching a sport anime. Before i'd used to think well why not just watch the real thing? I mean what can they possibly do with a sport?? And this just blew my mind. I'm sure that I will now give other sport animes a try.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Ace of Anime!!!!!!!!
    Anime has so many greats that you cannot compare but as for the sports category this is hands down a super awesome anime! I love the intensity and excitement it brings. I am a fan of baseball but I think someone who is not would still enjoy watching this show. It takes a lot to grow as an athlete and although some aspects may be exaggerated the struggle to be number one in any sport is real.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    One of the best ANIME I've watched
    When it comes to sports anime, the genres a favorite of mine. Slam dunk is by far my favorite anime of all time, and this one is on par with it so far. Sawamura reminds me of Hanamichi, a kid with limitless potential surrounded by great players..........
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  • 3 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Best baseball anime, hands down
    Ace of the Diamond is the best baseball anime I've ever seen, hands down (even including Oofuri, if only slightly). It doesn't fall into the traps of so many other sports anime - which is, either 1) only focusing on the main character, shafting the other members of the team, and some dumbass rival; or 2) repeating the trope of a superstar lone player reviving a underdog team and taking them to ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    A great sports anime!
    An interesting anime that draws me into baseball which i don't particularly like! There are many characters in this show, which is not surprising since baseball is a major team sport.
    Pros:
    Loyalty, teamwork, trust, courage are common themes in the show. It is also rather realistic and easy to connect w/ the the characters. Despite the vast number of characters, I feel like each are given a ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Great characters, boring sport.
    I've never been a fan of baseball, but this show is more about the characters than the sport. The games they play are little more than a vehicle to drive personal and team development.

    That said, it is easy to get sucked into the action scenes. A few times I have gasped, or had my jaw drop when the players do something awesome. It does move a little slow at times, but I am usually excited for ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    One of my favorite anime
    This anime is the best!!
    Baseball is my favorite sport and this is one of my favorite animes to watch.
    The next episode takes forever to come out but it is worth waiting XDXD
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    A must watch for every baseball fan! No... Everyone!
    Well when I started this anime, which was when it was 8 episodes in, I didn't expect much. Just this baseball anime with cool animation. I have never been so wrong in my life. This anime is thrilling, competitive, and non-stop (baseball) action! Each week I am left with despair, however, as I must wait for the next episode for an ENTIRE WEEK. Pretty painful. Regardless, I recommend this anime to ...
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