>point you stopped watching said anime
New Prince of Tennis
But the sheer silliness is the whole appeal of the series, anon.
Show itself takes itself seriously. I've already finished Prince of Tennis, as silly as that was, but NPoT just broke my suspension of disbelief.
>just broke my suspension of disbelief.
You are too retarded to watch sports anime, just quit now or watch enough until you stop being so new.