Tumbling Dice (タムブリング • ダイス lit. tamburingu daisu) is the third and final opening for the first season anime Hajime no Ippo: The Fighting!
|Starting Episode||53||So That I Can Be Myself|
|Ending Episode||76||Boxer's Fist|
|Length||TV Version: 1:23|
Full Version: 1:23
The song was written by Japanese guitarist and composer Tsuneo Imahori (今堀•恒雄, tsuneo imahori). It is a full guitar instrumental with no lyrics.
- Footage is stylized from "Lallapalooza" title match between Ippo and Sendou, with clips of some of Ippo's former opponents.
- The words spanning in the background during each of the special appearances of Ippo's former oppenents, including the section leading up to the title shot, are as follows:
- Noble tiger
- Mean of strength
- Who is the real champion
- Once you are in the RING
- And the...the crowd,
- Boxing because...s the way of life
- ...ll BOXING jun[g]le
- What does the word "strong" mean?
- These may be Ippo's thoughts during the match.