Yet another popular anime is the Haikyu!! Written and directed by Haruichi Furudate, the show has become popular within four seasons. Some chapters from the were also published in the famous Japanese magazine, Weekly Shōnen Jump. The first season of the series aired on April 6, 2014, and ran till September 21, 2014. The second season released on October 4, 2015, and completed the season on March 27, 2016. It was followed by season 3 and season 4, which released on October 8, 2016, and January 10, 2020. The series was known as one of the best animes in 2010. It had also won the Shogakukan Manga Awards, being the eighth best selling manga in 2019.
Release Date of Season 5
The team has officially confirmed that there will be a Season 5 of Haikyu!! and will be called the Haikyu to the Top season 2. After this, it will be aired and will be a part of Netflix as Season 5. Season 5 was to release around July 2020, but we think that the release date may get delayed due to the ongoing pandemic. But let’s hope we get to see Season 5 as soon as possible!
The Cast of Season 5
The characters include Shoyo Hinata, Tobio Kageyama, Daichi Sawamura, Kōshi Sugawara, Ryūnosuke Tanaka, Asahi Azumane, Yū Nishinoya, and Chikara Ennoshita. Since anime does have a lot of characters, we have listed the main ones for you.
The Plot for season 5
The story revolves around Shōyō Hinata, who is suddenly seen to have a keen interest in Basketball after watching the game on the Television. He wishes to become like his favorite player, “Little Giant.” However, in the first match, he loses against Tobio Kageyama. To sharpen his skills, he joins the Karasuno High School to defeat Tobio Kageyama. But due to fate, the two end up being on the same team. The story then revolves how both group up together to defeat others.
By the end of season 4, we saw that Karasuno had entered the Finals. Season 5 might take start from the finals. Let’s wait and watch for what happens in season 5!