"A Reason"
Chapter 89
Japanese title 理由
Translation title Riyū
Chapter Information
Chapter number 89
Arc Tokyo Expedition Arc
Volume Moonrise
Release Date December 9, 2013
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"A Reason" (Japanese: 理由 Riyū) is the eighty-ninth chapter of the Haikyū!! series written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate. It was published in the 2nd issue of Weekly Shōnen Jump’s 2014 series.

Overview Edit

Strucked by Yamaguchi's words, a puzzled Tsukishima seeks out the Nekoma and Fukurodani captains Kuroo and Bokuto to make things understandable for him and to further confirm his feelings about volleyball. The third year captains are surprised, particularly Bokuto, who voluntarily gives him advices that completely changed Tsukishima's perspective on the sport.

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Character revelations Edit

  • Bokuto initially didn't find volleyball as enjoyable.

Trivia Edit

  • Fukurodani has gone to the Nationals for three years.


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