Anime: Game 37

本戦開始 The Pro Exam Begins
本戦開始
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Title (Romaji)
Honsen Kaishi
Title (Viz)
The Pro Exam Begins
Title (Déclic Images)
Début du tournoi
Title (Mighty Media)
正式考試開始
Air Date
2002-06-26
Script
Oohashi Yukiyoshi
Storyboard
Yatabe Katsuyoshi
Producer
Yatabe Katsuyoshi
Director
Miyasaki Shin'ichi
Collected Releases
DVD: 2.4
BD: 3.2
DVD (Déclic): 10

This episode takes place in August and September of 2000.

This episode was adapted using material from the manga chapters Game 77 and Game 78.

Episode Description (Viz)

It's time for the Pro Exam and Hikaru's starting off with six straight wins in a row. Can he keep his winning streak going or will his fellow insei knock him off his undefeated pedestal? Akira accepts an offer to tutor Ochi, an arrogant insei who's taking the pro exam with Hikaru.

Screenshots

Available on Flickr.

Appearing or Referenced

Characters
Fujiwara no Sai
Fukui Yuuta
Honda Toshinori
Iijima Ryou
Isumi Shin'ichirou
Nase Asumi
Ochi Kousuke
Ochi Kousuke's grandfather
Shindou Hikaru
Shinoda
Touya Akira
Tsubaki Toshirou
Waya Yoshitaka
Locations
Nihon Ki-in Go Training Centre
Ochi residence
Touya residence