What happened to Ippo Makunouchi?

What happened to Ippo Makunouchi?

The protagonist of George Morikawa ‘s Hajime no Ippo manga announced in the latest chapter, which debuted in this year’s eighth issue of Kodansha ‘s Weekly Sh┼Źnen Magazine on Wednesday, that he is retiring from professional boxing. The news shocked fans of the long-running boxing series.

Is Ippo ever going to box again?

Plus it has been mentioned before Ippo has “retired” before and return to box too. However, if Ippo decides to return, it probably won’t happen for a while. In the past when ever he lost a match (against Date), he was inactive for 6 months before for he fought again.

How did Ippo’s dad die?

His father died at sea saving a crew member’s life. Ippo gets picked on often due to his polite demeanor. By chance, Takamura Mamoru happens to be jogging by and comes to his aide.

How old is Takamura Mamoru?

Mamoru Takamura – Mamoru Takamura

takamura mamoru
Age 30
Height 1,87 cm
Weight Super welterweight Medium weight .
Hair color wavy black

Will Ippo return to the ring 2020?

Big mara dies and Ippo returns to the ring. Frankly speaking, to get nowhere. There will be a couple of fights and great panels, but the story will remain the same as it has been for the last 5 years.

When did Hajime no Ippo end?

It follows the story of high school student Makunouchi Ippo, as he begins his career in boxing and over time obtains many titles and defeats various opponents. A 76-episode anime adaptation produced by Madhouse aired on Nippon TV from October 2000 to March 2002.

Is Hajime no Ippo good?

Hajime no Ippo is widely considered one the greatest if not the greatest sports anime ever made! The manga has been running since the 1980s, but it has managed to avoid feeling too stale or repetitive.


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