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Anime Soapbox 04: Haikyuu!! Review

Anime Soapbox 04: Haikyuu!! Review

Subscribe to our RSS Feed: Check us out! This week on Anime Soapbox we review one of the best sport anime of the past few years: Haikyuu!!. Finally our passion for sports becomes relevant to the discussion, as we praise this show for its good drama and (mostly) accurate portrayal of this unpopular sport. And […]

Spring 2014 Mid-season Impressions

Spring 2014 Mid-season Impressions

Spring 2014 has been a highly anticipated season with the return of two big names in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Mushishi. While these two series have generally delivered, a few other series have caught our staff members’ eyes. This seems to be the season of sports anime, with Ping Pong, Haikyuu!! and even Baby Steps […]

What Volleyball brings to Haikyuu!!

What Volleyball brings to Haikyuu!!

Sports anime generally bring with them some expectations in terms of structure and style, favouring slow-motion shots and the ‘rise of the underdog’ type stories. There are anime about baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis and now volleyball. Often times it seems the sport itself could be swapped with another without a huge impact on the story.