Season 4 of Haikyuu was supposed to be on a break after the conclusion of the third season back in 2016. Haikyuu is one of the most popular and successful sports anime of all time. The series has constantly gained positive reviews from the critics and the fans. Since the initial release of the manga in 2012, Haikyuu has continuously been in the yearly top-selling charts.
The fans of the anime cannot get satisfied with the main head characters of the anime which are Shoyo Hinata and Tobio Kageyama. The anime is successful because of the sports and competitive plot. Simultaneously with it, the anime series never fails to entertain the fans with the energy of Hinata to become the greatest volleyball player in Japan.
Why Long for the Announcement of Season 4 of Haikyuu
After the completion of the third season of Haikyuu in December 2016, there were no official updates from the production studios for the continuation of the anime series. Back then the studio did not announce the renewal of Season 4 of Haikyuu. And the fans of the anime series were continuously asking for a new season of the anime.
Everyone was waiting for the announcement of the continuation of the Haikyuu anime series during the opening event of the anime film adaptation of Haikyuu in September 2017. The fans had dreamed that the production studio will continue the series. Fans desired Production I.G. to serialize the manga into another season.
In January 2018, The Haikyuu manga sold over 28 million copies globally. When these figures were made known, it raised the optimism of the fans for the continuation of the Season 4 of Haikyuu.
Haikyuu Season 4 Officially Announced
Lately during the Jump Festa 2019 event, the production studio of the anime. Finally declared that the fourth season had been renewed and that is already under production. Shortly after this announcement, the message had been spread throughout the internet.
Along with the renewal of season 4 of Haikyuu, the studio, Production I.G. also published a trailer for the next season of Haikyuu. The trailer has received receive thousands of views on YouTube, which means, that the fans are enthusiastic from the announcement and the trailer of the new season of their favorite anime.
Will be there a New Beginning?
The Season 4 of Haikyuu as not been called as the fourth season, but as ‘Haikyuu – A New Series.’ This has made believe to several fans that probably the anime is rebooting itself and beginning it all over again.
Although, the new season of Haikyuu is identified as ‘New Series,’ we assure you that it is not a reboot. It is a sequel to the story of Haikyuu. The next season will give a new start to the volleyball vocations of both Hinata and Kageyama.
Haikyuu Season 4 Release Date
Along with the announcement of the anime and the trailer for the Haikyuu Season 4, the production studio also has declared the release date. Although an accurate date is yet to be announced, Although the release date is set to September 2019.
The last two seasons of Haikyuu were aired in October of 2015 and 2016. If the production studio follows the same pattern, then the release date might could be in October 2019.