It was recently confirmed that Ryusei Nakao will be part of Haikyu!! Karasuno K?k? VS Shiratorizawa Gakuen K?k? (Haikyu!! Karasuno High vs Shiratorizawa Academy). It is going to be the third television anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate’s Haikyu!! manga. Nakao will lend his voice to a character named Tanji Washij?. He is the coach of Shiratorizawa Academy.
Aside from this news, fans are also delighted to meet the new team members for the first time in the 33rd issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump. The newest cast that we can all look forward to seeing include the following.
Subaru Kimura as Satori Tend?can
Shimba Tsuchiya as Tsutomu Goshiki
Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Kenjir? Shirabu
Teruyuki Tanzawa as Reon ?hira
Takuma Terashima as Eita Semi
Kenji Fukuda as Hayato Yamakata
Daiki ?mori as Taichi Kawanishi
Ryota Takeuchi as Wakatoshi Ushijima
We also got a glimpse of the anime’s official website. ?A promotional video was finally streamed last Friday.
One of the most exciting things that we are all looking forward to from the upcoming series is to see the talented production staff return from the first two seasons. Susumu Mitsunaka will be taking on the task to direct the series once again. He will be working at Production I.G with assistant director Mariko Ishikawa. Taku Kishimoto, on the other hand, takes care of the series composition and Takahiro Kishida designs the cool characters.
Yuuko Yahiro and Takahiro Chiba are the chief animation directors. The sound director will be Hiromi Kikuta. Yuuki Hayashi and Asami Tachibana are the ones who are composing the music. Fans could also expect to hear Burnout Syndromes sing the opening theme song “Hikariare,” while NICO TOUCHES THE WALLS is performing the ending theme song “Mashi Mashi.”
It was in April 2014 when the first anime season was premiered. The second instalment followed in October 2015. Sentai Filmworks has approved and launched the first and second seasons on home video. Crunchyroll took care of the streaming for both seasons as they aired.
The newest season of Haikyu!! anime will premiere in October. Tune in only at TheBitBag for more updates.