Aiming to its broadcast of the TV anime series season 3 in October, the hot summer of “Haikyu!!” starts from “Sendai Tanabata Festival”!!
“Haikyu!!” is an ongoing comic series serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump (Shuueisha). It’s a next generation royal load for the sports comics and has a circulation of 19 million books and more.
The broadcast of the TV anime series season 3 has decided to be aired in October and the main story is getting more and more exciting. This “Haikyuu!!” will display its original banner at “Sendai Tanabata Festival” which will be held in August.
In addition, during the same period, “Haikyuu!!” Bamboo Grass Decoration will appear in Sendai city! They are collecting tanzaku (a strip of fancy paper for writing a tanka on) during the limited period from Friday, July 1st to Thursday, July 7th!!
“Haikyu!!” original banner(Fukinagashi)
Original banners that used each school as an image will decorate “Sendai Tanabata Matsuri”!
“Haikyu!!” Bamboo Grass Decoration & Collecting Tanzaku
Write a message cheering for Karasuno High School challenging Shiratorizawa Gakuen High School at the finals of the Spring Inter-High School Championships Miyagi Qualifier. You can also write a message praying for the victory of Karasuno High School on tanzaku and put it in the dedicated box.
The tanzaku filled with your passion will be displayed in Sendai during the period of “Sendai Tanabata Festival”.
■Stores Collecting Tanzaku■
Animate 10 stores around the country
Ikebukuro, Shibuya, Yokohama, Sendai, Nagoya, Osakanihonbashi, Tennoji, Fukuokatenjin, Sapporo, Hiroshima
*The number of tanzaku available is limited. Confirm with each store for details.
*Submitted tanzaku may not be displayed due to the space constraints. We appreciate your understanding.
Sendai Tanabata Festiva
●Date : Saturday, August 6th to Monday, August 8th in 2016
10:00 ~ 22:00 on Saturday, August 6th and Sunday, August 7th (Planned)
10:00 ~ 21:00 on Monday, August 8th (Planned)
10:00 ~ 21:00 from Saturday, August 6th until Monday, August 8th
●Venue : The central area of Sendai city and shopping streets in the vicinity
“Haikyu!! Karasuno High School V.S. Shiratorizawa Gakuen High School”, To Be Broadcasted Starting From October, 2016!!
Original : Haruichi Furudate (serialized in Shuueisha’s “Weekly Shonen Jump”)
Director : Mitsunaka Susumu
Assistant director : Mariko Ishikawa
Series composition : Taku Kishimoto
Character design : Takahiro Kishida
General animation director : Takahiro Chiba, Yuuko Yahiro
Director of audiography : Hiromi Kikuta
Music : Yuuki Hayashi, Asami Tachibana
Animation Production : Production I.G