Gear, the ultimate anime GIF creator! Make your favorite anime into a GIF and share it with your friends. Haikyuu is a shounen anime about volleyball. It takes place in the fictional Karasuno High School, a school of only one sport and one season: volleyball. One day, underclassman Hinata Shouyou decides to join the team and enter a tournament that resides every year in the town. This is an excellent shounen series with detailed character development and intense matches, but it also provides an amazing plot line through its plot twists, which can be tough to follow for those who are not familiar with the game.