HAIKYU!! The Dumpster Battle really just shows off how popular Haruichi Furudate‘s manga is. It’s not hard to see why too. After all, it’s the first part of a two-part anime film series meant to be the finale to the anime as a whole. Don’t believe me? Then why not check out the new English subtitles trailer below, and see for yourself just how final the tone of this anime film is?

HAIKYU!! The Dumpster Battle: Details

That smile seems creepy out of context, but when you watch the trailer…

Crunchyroll is proud to reveal their first official trailer for HAIKYU!! The Dumpster Battle on YouTube. As you might be able to tell, this is a trailer that’s in the original Japanese audio with English subtitles. The first for this anime film that came out of Crunchyroll, no less. You can kind of tell that they have high hopes for this anime film, really.

So high, in fact, that they’re even reminding us exactly when this anime film will make its debut. According to Crunchyroll via a press release that came with this trailer, they’re once more reminding us that the theatrical release date will be May 31, 2024. As of this writing, that’s a little over a month away, so you won’t have long to wait at all to see this sporty anime film.

Bonus: Key Visual and Synopsis

HAIKYU!! The Dumpster Battle NA key visual.
Still not an ideal place to have a volleyball match, in my opinion.

Want even more of a teaser for HAIKYU!! The Dumpster Battle? Then don’t worry. Crunchyroll has your back with an official synopsis. You can check it out below:

Shoyo Hinata joins Karasuno High’s volleyball club to be like his idol, a former Karasuno player known as the “Little Giant.” But, Hinata soon finds that he must team up with his middle school nemesis, Tobio Kageyama. Their clashing styles turn into a surprising weapon, but can they beat their rival Nekoma High in the highly anticipated “Dumpster Battle,” the long-awaited ultimate showdown between two opposing underdog teams?