Hajime no Ippo (or The First Step) is one of the most popular boxing manga series. The creator is George Morikawa, and he’s been publishing it in Weekly Shōnen Magazine since 1989. As of 2023, there’s a whopping 138 volumes out!
It follows this shy high school kid named Ippo Makunouchi, who used to get bullied all the time. But then, one day, he wanders into a boxing gym called Kamogawa and discovers he freakin’ loves boxing. It gives him a ton of confidence.
It’s one of those classic stories where the underdog discovers his hidden talent and embarks on an epic sports journey. Morikawa takes Ippo on a rollercoaster ride as he fights his way through the ranks of boxers.
What Happened in Hajime no Ippo Chapter 1440
The chapter starts with Ippo and Mashiba locked in a fierce sparring session. Mashiba is fueled by his anger, thinking Ippo is linked to Kumi. On the other hand, Ippo is keen on proving his boxing prowess despite retiring.
Both fighters trade powerful punches, showing no intention of giving in. However, Ippo begins to feel the strain from Mashiba’s unrelenting assault.
Nekota, Ippo’s coach, notices his exhaustion and calls for a break. Advising Ippo to adopt a more strategic approach, Nekota recommends using footwork to manage distance and conserve energy.
Hajime no Ippo Chapter 1441 Release Date
Hajime no Ippo Chapter 1441 is scheduled to be released on November 22, 2023, at 10:00 PM JST (Japan Standard Time). Here are the corresponding release times in different time zones:
- Japan Standard Time (JST) November 22, 2023 10:00 PM
- Eastern Standard Time (EST) November 22, 2023 6:00 AM
- Pacific Standard Time (PST) November 21, 2023 3:00 AM
- Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) November 22, 2023 2:00 PM
- Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) November 22, 2023 3:00 PM
- Central European Time (CET) November 22, 2023 4:00 PM
- Indian Standard Time (IST) November 22, 2023 8:30 PM
- Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) November 23, 2023, 11:00 AM
Where to Read Hajime no Ippo Chapter 1441?
You can read Hajime no Ippo Chapter 1441 on Kodansha Japan and Pocket Shonen Magazine.