On the official website for the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate, Haikyuu!! , a special video was announced to announce the production of a new film project for the franchise, which will include two feature films. The name of this project is Haikyuu!! END . Details on the release dates of the films or the studio in charge of the animation will be revealed later.
A promotional image was also released to commemorate the announcement of this film, starring Shoyo Hinata.
Haruichi Furudate began publishing the manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in February 2012 and ended in July 2020, the publisher compiled the work into a total of 45 volumes. To date, four seasons of an animated adaptation of the project have been produced, adding up to a total of 85 episodes.
The first season of 25 episodes aired in Spring 2014 (April to June), followed by a second season of 25 episodes in Fall 2015 (October to December), and the third season consisted of ten episodes. Fall 2016 (October-December)) and the 25-episode fourth season split into two seasons Winter-2020 (January-March) and Fall-2020 (October-December). ) . All seasons are produced by Production IG studios.
Haikyuu Synopsis !!
Shouyou Hinata started playing volleyball after seeing the “little giant” play the sport when she was in elementary school. He suffered a crushing defeat in his first and last tournament in high school at the hands of his rival Tobio Kageyama. Hinata then joins the Karasuno High School volleyball team, vowing revenge against Kageyama. However, Kageyama is also on Karasuno’s team. Old opponents form a legendary combo with Hinata’s mobility and Kageyama’s precise ball handling. Together, they participate in local tournaments and vow to take on Karasuno’s rival school at the national level.