The Prince of Tennis anime series was released in 2001. The show ran for thirty-two episodes and had two episodes that were fillers.
The story follows Ryoma Echizen, a high school Tennis prodigy who attends Seishun Academy and quickly defeats his opponents to secure himself as one of the team’s regulars.
In pursuit of their ultimate goal, he joins up with other talented players to achieve victory against all odds by learning complex techniques to help them win at National Middle School Championships. Ryoma begins developing his style of playing tennis which evolves due to what’s learned from these experiences.
|1||1||A Prince Appears||Canon||October 10, 2001|
|2||2||Samurai Junior||Canon||October 17, 2001|
|3||3||The Seigaku Regulars Make Their Debut||Canon||October 24, 2001|
|4||4||The One Named Viper||Canon||October 31, 2001|
|5||5||Snake Shot||Canon||November 7, 2001|
|6||6||Nanjiroh Echizen||Canon||November 14, 2001|
|7||7||The Two Ryomas||Canon||November 21, 2001|
|8||8||The Split Step||Canon||November 28, 2001|
|9||9||The Hard Day||Canon||December 5, 2001|
|10||10||Counterattack! Sasabe Again?||Mixed||December 12, 2001|