"Illusory Hero"
Chapter 88
Japanese title 幻覚ヒーロー
Translation title Genkaku Hīrō
Chapter Information
Chapter number 88
Arc Tokyo Expedition Arc
Volume Moonrise
Release Date December 2, 2013
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"Illusory Hero" (Japanese: 幻覚 (げんかく) ヒーロー Genkaku Hīrō) is the eighty eighth chapter of the Haikyū!! series written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate. It was published in the 1st issue of Weekly Shōnen Jump’s 2014 series.

Overview Edit

Tsukishima's older brother, Akiteru, is a kind-hearted individual who is passionately into volleyball and strives to become a strong player. However, things didn't go the way he wants it, causing a rift between him and his brother's relationship, and resulting into a failed admiration his brother has for him. In the present, a worried Yamaguchi lashes out at Tsukishima, and bombards him with words which the latter unexpectedly hears coming from him.

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Chapter notes Edit

Character revelations Edit

  • Akiteru Tsukishima was the captain and the ace of his former middle school volleyball team.

Trivia Edit

  • In the official English manga release this chapter is called "Illusionary Hero."[1]




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