The inaugural installment of the two-part Haikyu!! Final sequel film project has been unveiled, along with its official title and logo, as announced by the Haikyu!! anime franchise’s official Twitter account on a recent Saturday. The film, titled “Gekijōban Haikyu!! Gomi Suteba no Kessen” (Haikyu!! the Movie: Decisive Battle at the Garbage Dump), is set to chronicle the much-anticipated “fated showdown” between Karasuno High and Nekoma High, promising an engaging cinematic experience for fans. This revelation comes following the initial announcement of the two films in August of the preceding year.
Haikyu!! owes its origin to the creative genius of Haruichi Furudate, who embarked on the journey of the original manga series in 2011, culminating in its culmination in July 2020. The grand finale was commemorated with the release of the 45th and final volume by Shueisha in November of the same year. Notably, Viz Media has been instrumental in ensuring the global reach of the manga, making it available both digitally and in print, with simultaneous digital releases alongside the Japanese version. The English digital publication was also facilitated by MANGA Plus.
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The iconic manga’s transition to the animated realm was orchestrated by Production I.G, with its maiden television adaptation gracing screens in April 2014. The narrative’s evolution continued with subsequent seasons: the second debuting in October 2015 and the third in October 2016. The fourth season, titled “Haikyu!! To The Top,” was released in two parts. The first half premiered in January 2020, concluding with episode 13 in April of the same year. The eagerly anticipated second half, encompassing episodes 14 to 25, was originally slated for a July 2020 debut. However, unforeseen disruptions caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic led to its rescheduled release in October 2020.
The manga’s profound impact has transcended traditional media, inspiring a medley of creative expressions. These encompass stage plays, captivating clay-animated short, compilation anime films, and an array of video anime adaptations. A testament to its enduring popularity, a fresh stage play is currently captivating audiences from August 19 to 27.
In summary, the Haikyu!! franchise’s unveiling of the title and logo for the first installment in the two-part Haikyu!! Final sequel film project marks a pivotal moment for fans worldwide. With a legacy that traverses manga, animation, and diverse artistic interpretations, the franchise continues to solidify its position as a beloved and enduring phenomenon.