The story of Major follows the life of Goro Honda, from kindergarten to being a professional baseball player, seeking and overcoming tremendous challenges.
Major 2nd is a spinoff series starring Goro's son, Daigo.
Major provides examples of:
- Baseball Episode: It's probably easier to name the episodes where this isn't the case.
- Belligerent Sexual Tension: Goro and Kaoru after the Time Skip. They Do.
- Childhood Friend Romance: Goro and Kaoru.
- Expy: The Okamura triplets from season 1 bring to mind another famous trio that wore black.
- Happily Adopted: Goro for Momoko and eventually Shigeno after his dad dies
- Love Triangle: Minor one in Season 1: Goro gets a small crush on Ryoko Kawase for a while and Kaoru likes Goro. Goro loses the crush when Ryoko talks down on Honda not being able to dodge Gibson's pitch
- There Are No Therapists: Averted. The series practically goes out of it's way to avoid Poor Communication Kills as much as possible by having a surprising number of problems talked out.
- Time Skip: Happens in between seasons 1 and 2.
- Training Montage: A whole bunch of them are in just about every season. It's a sports anime, so...