The BEST Episodes of Ace of Diamond

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 16, 2020

Network: TV Tokyo

A meeting with catcher Kazuya Miyuki changed the 15-year-old Eijun Sawamura's life. He said goodbye to all his friends and knocked upon the door of Seidou, a prestigious baseball school, intent on testing his own strength. There, he met many proud baseball players who were betting everything on the sport! A classic tale, yet new and fresh.

You're in the First-String

#1 - You're in the First-String

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 29, 2013

To stop the attacks on Chris, Sawamura reverts back to his original pitching form while maintaining the wall against the dangerous Naoyuki Zaizen. The results not only improve Sawamura's speed, but they start putting pressure on Zaizen and reveal an injury he had earlier. With Chris and Zaizen being of equal strength now, the momentum swings back to Seido. After 3 innings Chris and Sawamura are pulled from the game. The game concludes and the Coach calls everyone together. Two players are moved up to the varsity team, and many third years have their hearts broken. While Chris isn't brought up to play, he is brought up as a manager for the varsity team.

star 9.03
56 votes
Writers: Daishiro Tanimura, Kenji Konuta, Shinsaku Sasaki, Taishirou Tanimura
Go EXCEED!!

#2 - Go EXCEED!!

Season 3 - Episode 45 - Aired Feb 11, 2020

star 9.00
14 votes
Ace of Diamond

#3 - Ace of Diamond

Season 3 - Episode 52 - Aired Mar 31, 2020

star 8.83
12 votes
My Role

#4 - My Role

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 9, 2019

It's Seido vs Ichidai Third High in the spring tournament semifinals. Up 2 - 0 until the fifth inning, Seido's starting pitcher Furuya faces an Ichidai rally. Unable to control the ball, his pitching continues to falter. Miyuki trusts Furuya as the ace and does his best to guide him. However, after his third walk in one inning, Coach Ochiai gives Coach Kataoka a bit of advice, helping him make a firm decision to...

star 8.80
20 votes
Expression

#5 - Expression

Season 3 - Episode 40 - Aired Jan 7, 2020

Practice match with Aichi's male Saiho High School. Starter Sawamura appealed for good performance, for example, taking two strikeouts from the first time. On the other hand, Ace Akashi of Saiho was a hot player who was once complained with a super freshman in Koshien. Akashi, who has fallen sick due to injuries and has finally returned to the line after a long female prostration, overwhelms the viewer with muscular armor and powerful throws all over his body. On the other hand, Sawamura and Okumura Battery are cooperating with the opponent of the machine gun hitting Saiho.

star 8.77
13 votes
Common Destiny

#6 - Common Destiny

Season 3 - Episode 41 - Aired Jan 14, 2020

Practice game with Nishiho, where a tense pitcher fight of 0-0 continues. In the 6th time, Sawamura invites a pinch, but survives the predicament with the ball returned by Center Aso. Behind that, the ball hit by Shoji, one year of the leading batter, draws a high parabola. The whereabouts of the ball is ----. Sawamura, on the other hand, keeps the pitch of the coach, taking on the expectations of the coach and the team. In this figure full of fighting spirit, hot feelings are transmitted not only to nine and bench members but also to the audience at the stand.

star 8.75
12 votes
I'm Counting On You

#7 - I'm Counting On You

Season 3 - Episode 39 - Aired Dec 24, 2019

star 8.71
14 votes
That's the Reason Why

#8 - That's the Reason Why

Season 3 - Episode 51 - Aired Mar 24, 2020

star 8.71
14 votes
Incomplete

#9 - Incomplete

Season 3 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 10, 2019

star 8.69
13 votes
Encouragement

#10 - Encouragement

Season 3 - Episode 46 - Aired Feb 18, 2020

star 8.67
12 votes
I'm Not Stopping!

#11 - I'm Not Stopping!

Season 3 - Episode 28 - Aired Oct 8, 2019

star 8.59
17 votes
Because He's Awesome

#12 - Because He's Awesome

Season 3 - Episode 35 - Aired Nov 26, 2019

star 8.58
12 votes
Zeal

#13 - Zeal

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 21, 2015

Sawamura successfully throws the changeup and the pitch combined with Miyuki's clever game calling makes it difficult for Ouya's batters to focus on a pitch. At the bottom of the ninth, with Ouya failing to turn the game around, Seidou takes the win.

star 8.58
19 votes
Writers: Kenji Konuta
Only After You've Won

#14 - Only After You've Won

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

It's the spring tournament semifinal game against Ichidai. After saving his team with his perfect relief pitching, Sawamura is now the lead-off batter in the top of the sixth. Can Sawamura get on base and lead his team in a counterattack? Ichidai Third High's Amahisa's impeccable pitching hasn't allowed Seido a run since the second inning. Will the Seido batters support Sawamura and mount a comeback? Which team will advance to the final?

star 8.54
13 votes
Kind of Like a Promise

#15 - Kind of Like a Promise

Season 3 - Episode 31 - Aired Oct 29, 2019

star 8.53
15 votes
Seek Diamonds

#16 - Seek Diamonds

Season 2 - Episode 51 - Aired Mar 28, 2016

It's the bottom of the ninth, and Seido leads 5-4. Furuya stands on the mound putting fear into Yakushi's batters with his pitch. This is the final moment. Seido is looking energetic with victory within reach. Coach Kataoka can't stay quiet either. Can Seido take the game?

star 8.52
21 votes
Writers: Kenji Konuta
One Pitch, One Second

#17 - One Pitch, One Second

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 3, 2019

star 8.50
14 votes
Unleashed

#18 - Unleashed

Season 3 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 17, 2019

star 8.50
16 votes
Summer Training Camp

#19 - Summer Training Camp

Season 3 - Episode 43 - Aired Jan 28, 2020

star 8.50
12 votes
FIRE AGE

#20 - FIRE AGE

Season 3 - Episode 50 - Aired Mar 17, 2020

Seidō defeated Yura Sōgō with a called game. At the beginning, the opponent's rhythm was grasped by the opponent team, and so began the analysis and countermeasures of the opponent of the next round, Hachioji. The person in need of attention is the captain and the second Kawabata. Kuramochi and Haruichi burn their rivalry for the master defender. Kataoka, on the other hand, calls Sawamura after the meeting to the coaching room and tells him to take care of his first game experience.

star 8.45
11 votes
Beneath the Same Banner

#21 - Beneath the Same Banner

Season 3 - Episode 26 - Aired Sep 24, 2019

star 8.44
16 votes
Get Back

#22 - Get Back

Season 3 - Episode 48 - Aired Mar 3, 2020

star 8.42
12 votes
Self-Assertive

#23 - Self-Assertive

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired Aug 13, 2019

star 8.40
15 votes
Partnership

#24 - Partnership

Season 2 - Episode 47 - Aired Feb 29, 2016

Miyuki gets his ribs checked out. In the bottom of the sixth, Sawamura shows a strong performance going three for three. With the sides retired, Haruichi stands in the batter's box with a wooden bat, and Sanada looks confident.

star 8.39
18 votes
Writers: Kenji Konuta, Takahiro Udagawa
Presence

#25 - Presence

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 2, 2019

The spring tournament game against Ichidai Third High has finally begun. Seido is batting first against Ichidai Third High ace Kosei Amahisa. Seido's cleanup starts as Haruichi Kominato steps up to the plate with one out and a runner on third. Will Miyuki getting them to bat first help them take the lead? Meanwhile, Seido's starting pitcher Furuya takes the mound with the same emotions he felt in the Invitational. The early innings are turning into a heated battle!

star 8.33
15 votes