BY4M Studio announced on June 27th that the baseball webtoon “Gift” will be turned into a drama series. Jung Yiri-Yiri created the webtoon “Gift,” which is currently being serialized on Kakao Webtoon.
The webtoon tells the story of a high school baseball manager who can tell how talented each of his players is. With an interesting plot in the sports genre, the webtoon received over 7 million views, and fans have requested that it be turned into a drama.
Although the production of “Gift” has been confirmed, the cast and production schedule have yet to be announced as of June 2022.
Gift Webtoon Synopsis
Jung Min-Young was a prominent pitcher in his baseball career and is now the manager of a professional baseball team. He has one gift in that he can see how talented the players are, but he lacks leadership. As a result, he relinquishes his managerial position.
Min-Young is offered another position on a high school baseball team, where he notices that almost all of the players lack talent. He believes it is impossible to succeed with the current team lineup.
However, he discovers a tennis student who has the potential to grow into an exceptional pitcher. He persuades the tennis student to try baseball.
After a talented pitcher joined his squad, Min-Young is now eager to assemble a strong team capable of winning the high school baseball league.