Excitement is growing for the upcoming Haikyuu!! The movie is titled Haikyuu!! the Movie: The Battle at the Garbage Dump, after an action-packed new trailer was recently released.
The trailer, released on TOHO animation’s YouTube channel, includes clips of the epic match between Karasuno and Nekoma High School as they battle on the volleyball court for the national championship title. The trailer focuses on the central characters of Hinata and Kageyama while also highlighting their formidable rival, Kozume, who ends the trailer with a sinister smile. Haikyuu!! Movie: Battle at the Garbage Dump will be a two-part movie and the final part of Haikyuu!! cartoon. Season one is scheduled to premiere in Japan on February 16, 2024, although no Western release date has been announced.
Haikyuu!!, created by Haruichi Furudate, debuted as a manga in Weekly Shōnen Jump in 2012. The story follows Shōyō Hinata, a high school student who, despite not being tall, has outstanding jumping ability and determination. Strong determination to become a great student. volleyball player, inspired by the legendary player “The Little Giant” of Karasuno High School. Hinata sets out for Karasuno only to discover that he is the only member of the volleyball team, and he is determined to restore the school to its former glory and revive the team. He then teams up with his middle school rival Tobio Kageyama, a talented hunter determined to become a lone wolf. Despite their differences, the two became firm friends and a formidable duo on the court. The series focuses on teamwork, growth and passion for sports, showcasing intense matches and character development along the way.
Haikyuu!! received a lot of praise for its well-developed characters, exciting matches, and ability to capture the essence of sportsmanship and determination. After being adapted into an anime by Production IG in 2014, the series received even more praise for its impressive animation and commitment to staying true to the manga’s plot.
Haikyuu!! The movie: Battle at the Dumpster will adapt the highly anticipated finale of the series: the emotional championship match between Karasuno High School and longtime rival Nekoma High School. The match and side stories take place over 110 chapters and five parts. This is a huge amount of content even for a two-part movie, leaving some fans wondering if the movies will be able to do the finale justice. However, even with these concerns, most did not doubt that the animation would meet expectations and fans were eager to see the final match play out.
Haikyuu!! The film: Battle at the Garbage Dump will be released in theaters in Japan on February 16, 2024. In the meantime, fans can watch all four television seasons of Haikyuu!! on Crunchyroll.