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S2E12- Let the Games Begin

"Let the Games Begin!"
試合開始! ● Shiai kaishi
Director: Susumu MitsunakaScenario: Kishimoto Takashi ● Production: Kishimoto Takashi
Aired: December 19, 2015
AboveA Simple and Pure Strength

"Let the Games Begin!" (Japanese: 試合開始! Shiai kaishi) is the twelfth episode of Haikyū!! Second Season, based on the manga Haikyū!! by Haruichi Furudate. The episode premiered on December 19, 2015.

The opening theme of this episode is "I'm a Believer" by SPYAIR and the ending theme is "Climber" by Galileo Galilei.


Karasuno's first opponents are Ougiminami High, one of the teams Shiratorizawa had defeated in the Interhigh. Former Coach Ukai comes along to watch Karasuno play, and the general public comment on how much Karasuno has changed from the rumours. Hinata bumps into Yoshiki Towada in the bathrooms, and vows that Karasuno would beat their team and their future opponents in order to make it into the nationals.








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