Haikyu !! becomes the best-selling publication in Spain
Haikyû !! has been one of the most requested manga in recent years and readers have responded with its launch on the Spanish market. This was confirmed Comic Planet during his presentation of news in the 27 Manga Barcelona. Specifically, the manga written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate became the Spain’s best-selling publication last week, above any other book, magazine or novel.
The manga license of Haikyû !! in Spain it was possible to know the past month of June thanks to a special live of Comic Planet. Fans can start the series with a pack with volumes 1 and 2 At a price of 9,95€ or with the first volume only at a price of 2,95€. Both went on sale on October 20.
Haruichi Furudate published this spokon (sports-themed manga) by Haikyu !! in the pages of the magazine Weekly Shônen Jump between February 2012, ending its serialization in July 2020. Being one of the most popular series of the weekly manga de Shueisha and winner to Best Shônen in the edition 61 of the awards Shogakukan Manga Award Shônen, the work was compiled in Japan in 45 compilation volumes.
The story follows the career of Shoyo Hinata, who decides to dedicate herself to volleyball after seeing the Little Giants when she is still in elementary school. But in the last tournament in high school, his team takes a real beating from Tobio Kageyama’s team. However, Hinata also joins the volleyball team upon entering high school to take revenge on Kageyama but, to her surprise, Kageyama is also on the team. Thus, two former rivals form an unbeatable team with which they seek to win the national championship.
Part of the success of the work lies in the anime adaptation he made Production I.G. This consists of a TV series from 4 seasons with a total of 85 episodes among them, broadcast on Japanese television between April 2014 and December 2020. To these we must add four films: Gekijō-ban Haikyu !! Owari to Hajimari (2015), Gekijō-ban Haikyu !! Shōsha to Haisha (2015), Haikyu !! Sainō to Sense (2017) and Haikyu !! Concept no Tatakai (2017), and four OVAs.
The Haikyû franchise !! It has already been known in Spain for years, when Select Vision licensed the animated version. The distributor of the wolf brand edited and dubbed both the animated series and the OVA “Land vs. Sky ”. Currently the first three seasons and the first part of the fourth season are edited in format Home Video and available on video on demand for the first two seasons in Amazon prime, Meanwhile in Netflix the first season is available.