After receiving new illustrations in 2020 and recently being voted as the third most popular manga series in Japan, Slam Dunk will finally be returning with a new movie, 26 years since the last film in 1995.
Is Slam Dunk anime coming back?
Slam Dunk, the popular ’90s basketball anime series, is set to return next year with a brand new movie. The film will be directed and written by series and manga creator Takehiko Inoue.
Did the author of Slam Dunk died?
TAN. The Manga which was written on a blackboard at the time of “SLAM DUNK finals” event. After this, a sequel of Manga is not written. An author is not dead.
Where does the Slam Dunk anime end?
It is produced by Toei Animation. Directing the series is Nobutaka Nishizawa. The anime premiered October 16, 1993 and ended March 23, 1996, with the anime series ending at the beginning of Inter High, right after Shohoku played a practice match against a combined Shoyo and Ryonan team.
What happened Sakuragi Hanamichi?
He finally collapsed from his injury, and was subbed out by Kogure. While unconscious, Sakuragi began to wonder if this is really the end of his basketball life. He began to remember every moment and every achievement he accomplished since he started playing basketball.
Why was Slam Dunk Cancelled?
The studio didn’t like that idea, therefore there was a problem, because there would have been something like cannon plot and anime plot with them moving forward or even winning and Mr. Inoue decided to cut the rights of animating Slam Dunk for a new season. After that, Inoue forbid any of his work in anime.
Did shohoku lost to Aiwa?
Even though they lost, they still made it to the national championship, ending up 2nd place, defeating Shohoku High and losing to Daiei High School. In the TV anime, the team only appeared once after Shohoku made it to the national championship.