Haikyu!!, the quintessential sports anime, is back with a very pleasing announcement! The popular volleyball anime will soon have the most realistic smartphone game ever!
One of the biggest selling points of Haikyu!! is its feel-good vibe, not to mention all those handsome high schoolers. From Kuroo to Bokuto and Kageyama, the anime has provided some gems for fans to simp over.
The manga might have finished serialization, but here’s a chance to relive the series once again!
Haikyu!! will receive an all-new smartphone game that is based on its anime! Of course, it is a volleyball game, and it will feature the characters from the main story.
G Holdings has also won a place in the hearts of Haikyu!! fans after announcing that the game will have a story mode that will follow the anime.
This means that we will have all the tournaments as stages and play against all the other high school teams!
Fans are ecstatic after knowing about this upcoming game, and we have a legitimate reason to do so. However, additional details like the release date have not been announced yet.
Haikyu!!’s manga ended in July 2020, but the series is not done with its surprises yet. A small extra chapter on beach volleyball was released this February.
There are ongoing speculations about the anime’s Season 5 as many believe it will premiere in late 2021 or early 2022.
Hyper Projection Engeki: Haikyu!!, the renowned stageplay of the series, was initially meant to perform the final stage play, View From the Top 2, in spring. However, the final stage play has been canceled due to the ongoing pandemic.
Theatrical performance “Haikyu !!” “Top view, 2” 5/9 (Sun) We will cancel the live distribution of Ochiakiraku in the unattended performance.
We apologize for any inconvenience and concern caused by the announcement just before, and thank you for your understanding.
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This comes as a massive blow to Haikyu!! fans since the stageplay is an integral part of the series.
However, the upcoming smartphone game adaptation of the anime is bound to cheer you up. Free up some space in your phone beforehand, and get ready to be addicted to the series once again!
Haikyu!! is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate. Its publication in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump began in February 2012 with 42 collected tankōbon volumes released.
Hinata Shoyo is a highly passionate boy who wishes to follow the steps of his idol, ‘The Little Giant’ in the field of volleyball. Hinata’s resolve is unbreakable as he faces gruesome defeat at the hands of the ‘King of the Court,’ a genius prodigy setter Kageyama Tobio in middle school. Hinata’s dreams take fruit as he enters high school.
He joins the declining volleyball team of Karasuno High and is appalled to find the very same Kageyama as his teammate. The story follows the revival of Karasuno High and the unity they maintain to pave their way for nationals.