The first promotional trailer for the upcoming anime adaptation of Yuji Terajima's 'Ace of Diamond' baseball manga has started being streamed during a Niconico livestream event. The latest video showcases Tom-H@ack and Masayoshi Onishi's opening theme song 'Go EXCEED!!'.
The story follows Eijun Sawamura, a baseball pitcher who joins an elite school. After meeting Kazuya Miyuki, the two and the rest of the baseball team aim for the Koshien championships using a lot of hard work and perseverance.
The series is to be produced MADHOUSE and Production I.G., with Mitsuyuki Masuhara directing and Takeshi Konuta handling the composition for the series. The anime is currently set to premiere in Japan on October 6th 2013.