The makers of The First Slam Dunk revealed the first teaser trailer for the fans to give them the visual treat. The fans have got to see the first look of the much-anticipated movie. The teaser trailer streamed on Youtube also contained the release date of the upcoming movie. The Slam dunk is a legendary anime from the 90s. It even received a series of films back in 1994 and 1995 by Toei Animation. However, director Inoue has decided to bring back the iconic movie series among anime fans again. But before coming up to the promotional video analysis of the movie, here is all you should know about the past of Slam Dunk!
The original manga with the Slam Dunk title was the work of Takehiko Inoue. Shueisha published the original manga in its Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine. Its serialization started on October 1, 1990. The manga also received an anime adaptation. The anime’s first episode premiered on October 16, 1993, on TV Asahi. Let’s jump to the details of the teaser trailer that will give you an insight into the upcoming movie!
The First Slam Dunk: Teaser Trailer Gives The Nostalgia!
The anime fans all over the world melted with joy when makers streamed the teaser trailer of The First Slam Dunk movie. The teaser trailer that appeared on the YouTube platform had all the original limelight characters. The characters like Rukawa, Miyagi, Kiminobu, and Hisashi appeared in the anime. However, the look of Sakuragi is hidden behind the curtains of production. The teaser video carried a ticking sound all along till the end.
It implied the ticking wait for the upcoming movie. It was signifying the countdown for the movie, which will soon appear before the fans. However, the makers also released looks under cover of the title of the movie. The scenes did not cover the whole screen to avoid any lead in the movie.
What Will Be The Film About?
The film will cover the plot of the original Slam Dunk. However, the visuals and animation will be a lot better than in the previous projects. It has been about 28 years since the last arrival of the Slam Dunk project. The story of the movie is about a bad boy Hanamichi Sakuragi. He is involved in fights which makes it difficult for other students to befriend him. All the other students are scared of him. He has also faced many rejections from girls due to his badass look.
However, he starts to change after meeting Haruko. He joins the basketball team in order to get Haruko’s attention and surpass Kaede. Haruko has a crush on Kaede. However, things changed, and Hanamichi started loving basketball. So his journey from that point to make his team win the Basketball National Championship. His team puts every ounce of their energy into bringing this title to their team.
The First Slam Dunk: Release Date
The First Slam Dunk movie is scheduled to release in the theatres on December 3, 2022. The release date also appeared in the trailer official YouTube channel of Toei Animation. So brace yourself for the one of best sports anime of all time. Keep enjoying the anime content from The Anime Daily, and make sure to support our page!