The official Twitter account for the upcoming Slam Dunk Movie has revealed a new teaser visual, while it previously confirmed a Fall 2022 release date. The movie was first announced in January 2021, while the TV anime aired from 1993 to 1996. Check out the new teaser visual, which lists the creator Takehiko Inoue as writer and director:
Slam Dunk is a sports comedy manga by Takehiko Inoue which ran in the Weekly Shonen Jump. It began on September 18, 1990 and ended on June 4, 1996. It had a total of 31 volumes and 276 chapters. The manga won the 40th Shogakukan Manga Award for best shonen manga in 1994. Toei Animation produced the anime adaptation, which ran from October 1, 1993 to March 23, 1996, with a total of 101 episodes. In addition to the main anime series, the franchise also spawned 4 movies.
Slam Dunk Synopsis
Winning isn’t everything in the game of basketball, but who wants to come in second? It takes dedication and discipline to be the best, and the Shohoku High hoops team wants to be just that. They have one last year to make their captain’s dream of reaching the finals come true—will they do it? Hanamichi Sakuragi’s got no game with girls—none at all! It doesn’t help that he’s known for throwing down at a moment’s notice and always coming out on top. A hopeless bruiser, he’s been rejected by 50 girls in a row! All that changes when he meets the girl of his dreams, Haruko, and she’s actually not afraid of him! When she introduces him to the game of basketball, his life is changed forever… (VIZ)
The Slam Dunk movie is getting closer, and we’ll probably get more than a teaser visual soon!
Source: Slam Dunk Official Website
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