Sakamichi is a die-hard otaku; he loves anime and manga, and rides his clunky bicycle over 90 kilometers to Akihabara each week for the latest toys and games. Upon entering high school, Sakamichi is thrilled to meet others that share his passion, but soon discovers that the anime club is defunct and in need of members. Meanwhile, a skilled cyclist and fellow classmate Shunsuke has his eye on the boy, having seen his incredible speed, even while riding such a heavy "mom cycle." Now, Sakamichi must decide if he wants to stick with his would-be anime club, or join Shunsuke and other new friends for the ride of his life in the Competitive Cycling Club, where fierce races and other adventures await them!
Note: Review is subject to change! Obviously, the anime is incomplete right now (and I can't find past chapter 137 of the manga, either), so this review is, at the moment, for the episodes I have watched (1-35). Now, I usually don't pick up anime with such "thin" character designs (almost all of the characters have very narrow faces, which aesthetically puts me off more often than not), but... read more
|Yowamushi Pedal: Special Ride||OVA||2013||TBD|
|Yowamushi Pedal 2||TV||2014||Sequel|
|Yowamushi Pedal||2008||Original Manga|