Madhouse Studios, makers of best animes of all time, One Punch Man, No game no life and death note. Among many other great shows and movies, their most loved Sports Drama, Diamond no Ace Season 4 (Ace of Diamond season 4), is coming soon to the eagerly waiting fans. However, the third season ended in March 2020. Fans and followers of the same are getting more and more hungry for its eye-catching content. It was previously predicted that it might come at the end of 2020, but it was delayed due to an ongoing pandemic. When is it going to release? What are the updates? Let’s take a look as All is here.
Diamond no Ace ( Ace of Diamond)
Ace of Diamond is an adaptation of Japanese shonen manga into anime, written and illustrated by Yuji Terajima. It was published in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonan Magazine from 2006 to 2015. It’s sequel Ace of Diamond Act 2 started in 2015. Its anime television series is directed by Mitsoyuki Masihara and written by Kenji Konuto.
Season one premiered on Television on the 6th of October 2013 with 75 episodes continuously entertaining audiences till 29th March of 2015. Due to its popularity, the second season was released soon on the 6th April 2015, which continuously appeared on Television till 28th march 2016 with 51 episodes. The third season entered the Television from 2nd April 2019 to March 31st, 2020. Originally broadcasted in TXN (TV Tokyo) produced by Madhouse Studios.
Lead Characters that made fans intrigued.
The protagonist of the series, with the immense talent for pitching and an ambition to be the best in the region. A left-handed pitcher, offered by Seidou High to play and reach nationals, later on, his adventures began. The character voiced by Rajoto Osaka.
A rival to Eijun, who was outcastes in his middle school due to his pitching speed, which was never caught by any catcher. In fact, He was subject to alienation by his contemporary players. He decides to move to Seidou High. One of the major reasons for transfer was to play with genius catcher Kuzuya Miyuki. Only Kuzuya was able to catch his pitches. He Only loved pitching in the game but was a left fielder too. Nobunaga Shimazaki gave his voice.
The best catcher that Seidou High has. He rarely spoke of his past. He was harassed and bullied in his earlier days of school. However, he was amazing with his skills. Still, he suffered the injury during a tournament but was kept for the finals. Takahiro Sakurai voiced this character.
He is the second baseman of the team, a complete player, known to be an all-rounder in the game. Having great abilities in defense. He has had a bitter relationship with his elder brother in his personal life, who was also a baseball player. Natsuki Hanae voices the character.
Popularity gained its awards!
Diamond no Ace won (Ace of Diamond) received Sogakukan Manga Award for the Shonan category in 2008. It also won Kodansha Manga Award for best Shonan manga in 2010.
Fourth Season: What could be in the bag?
There are speculations that the fourth season might continue from the Koshien tournament and would commence from here, ending in the victory of Eijun in every game.
No official trailer has been released as such but is expected to be aired in the later part of 2021.
Diamond no Ace Season 4 is yet to be announced. Season 3 ended with 19 volumes from the manga. There are predictions regarding this that the show might air in April 2022. There is no clearance over this matter; moreover, Only 24 of its manga volumes remain, so the fans might have to wait a little longer to quench their thirst. You can stream it on Crunchyroll.
After all, with an IMDB rating of 8.2 out of 10, the anime shows how great it’s fan base is.