Whether or not you like volleyball or sports in general for that matter, you can’t resist loving Haikyuu once you watch it. This anime is about a High school student and his hard-working journey towards being a volleyball player along with his team. If you love anime then this is a must-watch for you. Can you watch it on Netflix? Yes. Can you watch all the seasons on Netflix? Read to know more about Haikyuu and its release dates.
ALL ABOUT HAIKYUU
Haikyu!! (pronounced as Kaikyuu) is originally a Japanese Manga which was then adapted into an anime series by Production I.G from April 2014 to September 2014. The second season premiered from October 2015 to March 2016. Then A third season aired from October 2016 to December 2016 and finally the fourth season was announced during the Jump Festa ’19 and was planned for release in two cours, the first cour of 13 episodes aired from January to April 2020, and the second cour of 12 episodes aired from October to December 2020.
Haikyuu revolves around the story of a High School Boy named Shoyo Hinata who after watching the nationals played by Karasuno High School, becomes obsessed with the sport. Hinata has an athletic figure and an impressive vertical jump and he joins the school volleyball club. But he is disheartened to learn that he is the only member of the club.
He tries his best to find good players for his team and finally, after two years few of Hinata’s friends agree to give it a shot and help him with the matches in the third and fourth year of school. Of course, due to lack of experience, they lose their first-ever official match. Hinata has a rival player called Tobio Kageyama, a brutal player who was favored in winning all tournaments. Hinata is then determined to defeat him.
After putting in hours to study, Hinata gets admission to Karasuno High School. The same high school whose one match made him love volleyball. He hoped to become a better player by learning from his inspiration, “Little Giant”. However, he is shocked to see that Tobio also got selected by Karasu, no and now he has to play with his archenemy as a team. Surprisingly, over time Tobio and Hinata make a powerful duo and use their brilliant tactics to win against other teams. They unexpectedly develop a powerful setter-spiker partnership. They work hard to win back Karasuno High School’s lost reputation after a cheap stunt by “Little Giant”.
Along the way, Tobi and Hinata constantly push each other to perform better. Haikyuu shows not only the thrilling Volleyball matches but also portrays the relationships between the characters. Every character is individually shown as well as how they deal with their problems and move on.
IS HAIKYUU SEASON 3 OUT ON NETFLIX?
Haikyuu now has four complete seasons. However, the release of Haikyuu season 3 varies from region to region. Especially fans in North America are hoping they are included among those regions. After all, the show is one of the hottest sports titles out there, and its growing English dub is a favorite amongst the genre. Only Japan has full access to all four seasons as it gets every episode of Haikyuu!! as soon as it is released.
Countries like Hong Kong, Singapore, Spain, Portugal, and Thailand have only one season of the show. Whereas In Germany and Switzerland, two seasons are available.
Netflix released the first two seasons in 2019 and Haikyuu season 3 in 2020. Season 1 was about the introduction of Hinata and the volleyball team. The following season shows the training journey of Karasuno. Haikyuu season 3 is mainly about the fierce match between Shiratorizawa Academy and Karasuno High School. Last but not the least, the season is all about one final battle and if they make it to the top or not.
Too much relief for the Indian fans of Haikyuu anime, all four seasons are now streaming on Netflix. So grab some popcorns and start binge-watching Haikyuu if you still haven’t!
Haikyuu season 3 has only 10 episodes and is the shortest of all four seasons. The rest three have 25 episodes each.
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