Yuji Terajima’s Ace Of Diamonds Act II manga is headed towards its climax with just three more chapters in the line.
The manga will conclude in this years issue #48 of Weekly Shonen Magazine, which will release on Oct 26, 2022, that is if the manga doesn’t go on a break.
Yuji Terajima started the spinoff manga, Ace of Diamond Act II, in the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on Aug 19, 2015. Kodansha released the first tankōbon volume on Nov 17, 2015. As of March 2022, thirty volumes have been released.
Ace of Diamond is a Japanese baseball-themed manga series written and illustrated by Yuji Terajima. It was serialized in Weekly Shonen Magazine from May 2006 to January 2015.
A comedic spin-off, titled Daiya no B!, about the same characters, at the same school, but in a brass high school band, was published on Kodansha’s Magazine Pocket web platform from 2015 to 2016. It was collected in three volumes, released from Nov 17, 2015 to Aug 17, 2016.
Another spin-off manga, titled Cat of Diamond, by Terajima’s wife Yuki Okada, started on Magazine Pocket app and website on Jan 12, 2022.
In 2008, Ace of Diamond received the Shogakukan Manga Awards for the shonen category. In 2010, it won the Kodansha Manga Award for best shonen manga
An anime television series adaptation by Madhouse and Production I.G ran from October 2013 to March 2016. An anime adaptation of Ace of Diamond Act II aired from April 2019 to March 2020.