Hajime no Ippo is an anime that tells the story of Ippo Makunouchi, a high school student who is extremely shy. He has almost no friends because he has to help his mother with the family fishing business. Because of his shyness, a group of bullying students pick on him and bully him. One day, when they were beating Ippo, a professional middleweight boxer who was passing by stopped them and helped Ippo, taking him to Kamogawa Gym, owned by former boxer Genji Kamogawa. There they treated his wounds. Once he woke up thanks to the sound of the other boxers who were training, Mamoru, the boxer who saved him, advised him to unload all his anger on a punching bag. It was at this moment that the boxer first saw Ippo’s natural boxing skills.
Later, Ippo is accepted by the boxer and their adventures begin. If this anime catches your attention, but, you don’t want to get bored with the tedious filler or you just want to skip it, well, you have some news, and this anime only has 2 filler chapters only. These are:
- 31. “The traces for the intense Battle”.
- 52. “Aspiring”.
Believe it or not, these are the only chapters of Hajime no Ippo. So you can perfectly watch them so as not to miss any details of the plot, or skip them if you wish.