It’s the start of the ‘2016 Olympics Arc’ in 2D Champions! Over the next four weeks, the Champions will be reviewing a variety of sports-themed anime! This week we start off discussing the popular series ‘Kuroko’s Basketball’. The biggest basketball manga since the legendary ‘Slam Dunk’, ‘Kuroko’s Basketball’ is based on the manga by Tadatoshi Fujimaki which ran in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump. The animated adaptation, produced by Production I.G., ran for several seasons accompanied by a few films. Does ‘Kuroko’s Basketball’ leave any impression on the Champions? Or is it a slam dunk?
Listen and find out!
You can watch all of ‘Kuroko’s Basketball’ here:
You can buy the manga in North America here: