News 2nd Hajime no Ippo Show Named, Dated: New Challenger on January 6
posted on 2008-11-27 01:58 EST
The official website for NTV network's CS digital broadcast programming lists the full title for the second television series based on George Morikawa's Hajime no Ippo boxing manga: Hajime no Ippo: New Challenger. NTV will premiere the anime on January 6 at 25:29 (effectively 1:29 a.m. the next morning). The first Hajime no Ippo anime in six years was first announced in September in Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine, which still runs the original manga to this day.
Image © George Morikawa/Kodansha, VAP, NTV
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