I don't really know why I haven't touched many sports anime as of late. They certainly appeal to me and I have had every intention to watch them, but for some reason, I just... don't. Perhaps I just needed something to pump me up and motivate me and if that's the case, then, Kuroko no Basket certainly worked its magic.
I'm going to be giving you guys some anime recommendations from the Kids genre! Don't be rolling your eyes, we're all guilty of watching Pokémon or Digimon from time to time in order to reminisce. But, let's ignore them for the time being and let's focus on some of the lesser known children's anime!
That's right! Now that university is over, it's time to resume Anime For All - this time on a weekly basis again! We're kicking things off again with the Josei genre! Josei is usually aimed at women in their late teens into adulthood, but that shouldn't mean that people in other demographics can't watch them!
Following their success from the likes of Kuroko's Basketball, as well as their experience in producing other sports anime such as IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (to a certain extent), the team at Production I.G. have figured out the right formula for creating a good sports anime. Based on the manga by Haruichi Furudate, this volleyball anime doesn't feel like other sports anime I've watched.