Prince of Tennis is a very attractive sports anime revolving around the passion of tennis by the talented Echizen Ryoma. A surprise announcement was announced at TeniPuri Festa 2016 ~ Kassen ~ event on Sunday. The announcement stated that a new Prince of Tennis anime project is in progress.
This is information confirmed by Takeshi Konomi, the author of the original manga. Takeshi is participating in the film as a production director for this new anime project.
The film is an unprecedented 3-month story between the story of the first Prince of Tennis manga and The Prince of Tennis II series. What is told in the movie is completely different from the story in both manga series.
The release date of this Prince of Tennis version has not been announced yet. However, the original manga author made many fans curious about the message that it would be a great movie. It will be beyond your expectations so please look forward to it!
Takeshi posted The Prince of Tennis manga in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine from 1999 to 2008.
The story takes place in a middle school in Tokyo revolving around the young Ryoma Echizen, a tennis genius who recently joined Seishun Academy or Seigaku. Seigaku is a famous student who has a very strong Tennis Club in the area with talented players. Ryoma quickly defeated his seniors after going to school to win a place in the official lineup. In the process of pursuing my final goal of leading the Tennis High School Championship, the team members met many new opponents, training themselves to improve themselves. Ryoma also gradually developed his own style of play and realized what the sport meant to him.
The manga once inspired a TV anime, 2 movies, 1 live – action, and many other hit products. The Prince of Tennis II manga series was later published in Jump Square in 2009.