They were known as the 'Generation of Miracles' – five basketball prodigies who helped lead Teiko Middle School's basketball team to glory, defeating anyone who got in their way. But a mysterious rumor tells of a sixth, a phantom player who the five prodigies respected greatly. That boy is Tetsuya Kuroko, a freshman at Seirin High and the newest member of the basketball club. Alongside strong teammates such as Taiga Kagami, Kuroko will use his unique skills on the court to help the team defeat old rivals and make their way to the championships.
I came across Kuroko no Basket because of a friend's recommendation. We were just talking about anime in general and this particualr manga came up. I checked it out as soon as I got home because it was the first basketball manga/anime I've heard of. Story Teiko Middle School's basketball was a dominant force as they won the championships for the last 3 years. During those 3 years there was a... read more
Yes, this review does contain the odd spoiler. And by "odd spoiler" I do mean the ending. If I'm honest I finished reading this manga for two reasons only. The first was its popularity among those that had read it and the second was pure stubbornness. In the end I feel slightly disappointed with it, and wish I hadn't bothered. The main problem here was the predictability, which while generally... read more
|Kuroko's Basketball||TV||2012||Anime Adaptation|
|Kuroko's Basketball NG-shuu||DVD Special||2012||TBD|
|Kuroko's Basketball: Oshaberi Shiyokka||OVA||2012||TBD|
|Kuroko's Basketball: Tip Off||DVD Special||2013||TBD|