This year’s combined 36th/37th issue of Kodansha’s Weekly Shounen Magazine has announced today that the Ace of Diamond television anime has been extended by another two cours (half a year). The series was initially planned to end after one year this fall, but will now end in March 2015. The additional episodes will depict the main characters’ battle with their Inajitsu rivals.
Diamond no Ace is a manga series from Yuuji Terajima. The series began in Weekly Shounen Magazine in July 2006. To date there are 41 volumes released, with the latest volume released on May 17, 2014.
Diamond no Ace synopsis from Haruhichan:
The story follows Eijun Sawamura, a pitcher who joins an elite school with a brilliant catcher named Kazuya Miyuki. Together with the rest of the team, they strive for Japan’s storied Koushien championships through hard work and determination.