Monkey Turn

Monkey Turn photo
Japanese Title モンキーターン
Type tv
Airing Status Finished Airing
Duration 23
Air Date 2004-01-11
End Date 2004-06-27
Producers
Producers OLM
Description

<p>Based on Kawai Katsutoshi's manga of the same name, published in Weekly Shounen Sunday, Monkey Turn is a sports anime based around professional speed boat racing. The anime's protagonist, Tadano Kenji, is too short to follow his dream of becoming a professional baseball player, but his baseball coach recommends him to boat racing. One day Tadano-san unexpectedly meets his old girlfriend and they exchange promises: in return for her being faithful to him, he is charged with becoming Japan's best racer within three years. The eponymous "Monkey Turn" is a boat maneuver Kenji-san thought up while visiting his girlfriend. The Monkey Turn gives Kenji quite the advantage over other boaters, but is it enough for him become the best?</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>

Related Anime
Sequel Monkey Turn V
Trailer

Trailer not available.

Songs

Openings

#1: "Hikari to Kaze to Kimi no Naka de (光と風と君の中で)" by Ai Takaoka
#2: "Kimi wo Kazaru Hana o Sakasou (君を飾る花を咲かそう)" by Garnet Crow

Endings

"Kokoro ga Tomaranai (ココロが止まらない)" by JEWELRY