The staff for the new Haikyu!! anime series announced during The Day Before Haikyu!! Day Festival “Haikyu!! no Hi Zenjitsu-Sai” event that the show’s fourth season will begin broadcast in January 2020. The staff also revealed the new character designs for Nekoma and Fukurōdani High Schools. In addition Kazuyuki Okitsu will voice Suguru Daishō in the new Haikyu anime.
A new Haikyu!! original video anime was also announced during the special event. The two parts OVA titled “Riku VS Kū” (Land Vs. Sky) and “Ball no Michi” (The Path of the Ball), will cover the Tokyo Nationals Qualifiers. The OVA will be released on Blu-ray Disc and DVD on January 22, 2020.
Haruichi Furudate started publishing the original manga as a one-shot in Shueisha’s seasonal Jump NEXT! magazine, before serializing the manga series in Weekly Shōnen Jump in 2012. A TV anime show adaptation by Production I.G first premiered in April 2014. The second season premiered in October 2015, and the third season premiered in October 2016.