Another Japanese Anime that has gained high popularity is Haikyuu!! Haikyu means “volleyball” in Kanji literature. There is also a manga adaption to this series.
Haruichi Furudate has written this show. Some chapters are also published in Weekly Shōnen Jump.
The first season, it premiered on April 6, 2014, and Season two was released on October 4, 2015, both with 25 episodes. Season three aired on October 8, 2016, with 10. Season four aired on January 10, 2020. Later it was announced that season four would split into two parts. The second part of season four will release in July 2020, but due to the ongoing pandemic, it won’t be soon.
IMDB has rated this series with an 8.8 out of 10. This manga was the 8th best selling in 2019. Polygon has named this series as one of the best anime series of 2010.
The cast will remain the same for next season. Shoyo Hinata, voiced by Ayumu Murase and Bryson Baugus, Tobio Kageyama voiced by Kaito Ishikawa and Scott Gibs, Daichi Sawamura voiced by Satoshi Hino. Koshi Sugawara expressed by Miyu Irino, Ryunosuke Tanaka voiced by Yu Hayashi and Grey Cote, Asahi Azumane voiced by Yoshimasa Hosoya and Orlanders Jones.
RELEASE DATE FOR SEASON 5
As far as Season four was concerned, part two is not released due to the pandemic. So we cannot expect a new season until season four has been complete. If not for the epidemic, Season 5 was supposed to release in 2020, but now its pushed ahead.
The plot, what can we expect in the upcoming season?
This story revolves around a high school student Hinata who suddenly develops a passion for Volleyball after watching him on television.
Hinata’s favorite player was “Little Giant” and wanted to follow his steps. His dreams got crushed when he got defeated in his first volleyball match against Tobio Kageyama. Both of them work hard and get into Karanuso High School.
They keep their differences aside and form a strong team, filled with humor.
In the end, Karanuso has entered nationals and set to defeat other teams. Let’s wait for the next season to see what happens!