Konami's Big-Headed Baseball Game Is Getting An Anime Adaptation

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You know Power Pros, right? That big-headed baseball game Konami makes that’s hugely popular in Japan. Well, it’s getting an anime.

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Set in high school, the anime follows students giving their all on the diamond. What’s interesting is that the anime, which will air online, will be animated by Clover Works, the studio behind Persona 5: The Animation, The Promised Neverland, and Darling in the Franxx.

Below are some sample illustrations to provide an idea of what to expect—namely, big-headed baseball in high school!

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

DISCUSSION

Anonymous Joe Schmoe

While that’s all well and good...can you please bring this franchise back to the States? Thanks. I’ll show myself out.