Ping Pong The Animation

TV (11 eps)
4.347 out of 5 from 676 votes
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Makoto Tsukimoto (nicknamed Smile) is a quiet high-schooler who's been friends with the loud and energetic Yukata Hoshino (nicknamed Peco) since childhood. They're both in the local table tennis club and both have a natural talent for it, although Smile's personality always enables him from winning against Peco. The club teacher, however, notices Smile's talent and tries to make him gain some sportive tenacity.

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PinkyIvan's avatar by PinkyIvan on Jun 27, 2014
Score: 8/10

So why is Ping Pong such a special anime? It is a blast not only for the senses, but for the mind as well. As it was directed by Masaaki Yuasa, the man behind Kaiba and Tatami Galaxy it is no wonder. But let's not get ahead of ourselves. What is Ping Pong? Well my friend it is a show about Ping Pong, the only thing more boring than regular tennis. But Pinky-sama why is it a good anime if it focuses on... read more

gh02t's avatar by gh02t on Aug 4, 2014
Score: 9/10

Tl;dr: One of the most original and exciting anime in recent memory.  Story: So, this is an anime about ping pong, if you couldn't guess that already. At its most basic level it follows several high school students playing srs bznss ping pong at the top of the Japanese competitive circuit. But the plot is really a lot more than that, with table tennis serving as the driving force behind what is... read more

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