Dive!!

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dive!!
Dive Eto Mori.jpg
Cover of the first novel published by Kodansha
ダイブ
(Daibu)
Genre Sports
Novel
Written by Eto Mori
Published by Kodansha
Kadokawa Shoten[1]
Bliss
Manga
Written by Eto Mori
Masahiro Ikeno
Published by Shogakukan
Demographic Shōnen
Magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday
Original run 20072008
Volumes 5
Live-action film
Directed by Naoto Kumazawa
Studio Kadokawa Pictures
Released June 14, 2008
Runtime 115 minutes
Anime television series
Directed by Kaoru Suzuki
Written by Touko Machida
Music by Yuki Hayashi
Studio Zero-G
Original network Fuji TV (Noitamina)
Original run July 6, 2017scheduled
Manga
Written by Eto Mori
Illustrated by Ruzuru Akashiba
Published by Kadokawa Shoten
Demographic Seinen
Magazine Young Ace
Original run July 2017scheduled
Wikipe-tan face.svg Anime and Manga portal

DIVE!! (Japanese: ダイブ?, Hepburn: Daibu) is a novel series written by Eto Mori. Four novels were published by Kodansha between August 20, 2000 and August 8, 2002.[2][3]

Plot[edit]

The story centers on the Mizuki Diving Club (MDC) member Tomoki Sakai. The MDC has fallen on hard times, and their sponsors are preparing to pull their support. They promise to give the club another year of support if the new coach, Kayoko Asaki, can get one of the members into the Olympics in a year's time.[4]

Characters[edit]

Main Characters[edit]

Tomoki Sakai (坂井知季?, Sakai Tomoki)
Voiced by: Yūki Kaji[5]
Yōichi Fujitani (富士谷要一?, Fujitani Youichi)
Voiced by: Takahiro Sakurai[6]
Shibuki Okitsu (沖津飛沫?, Okitsu Shibuki)
Voiced by: Yuichi Nakamura[6]

MDC Members[edit]

Reiji Maruyama (丸山レイジ?, Maruyama Reiji)
Voiced by: Kōki Uchiyama[6]
Ryō Ōhiro (大広陵?, Ouhiro Ryou)
Voiced by: Ryōta Ōsaka[6]
Sachiya Yoshida (吉田幸也?, Yoshida Sachiya)
Voiced by: Yūsuke Kobayashi[6]

MDC Coaches[edit]

Kayoko Asaki (麻木夏陽子?, Asaki Kayoko)
Voiced by: Kaori Nazuka[6]
Keisuke Fujitani (富士谷敬介?, Fujitani Keisuke)
Ōshima (大島?, Ooshima)

Rivals[edit]

Kenichirō Teramoto (寺本健一郎?, Teramoto Kenichirou)
Kiyotaka Matsuno (松野清孝?, Matsuno Kiyotaka)
Atsuhiko Yamada (山田篤彦?, Yamada Atsuhiko)
Voiced by: Tomokazu Sugita[6]
Toshihiko Tsuji (辻利彦?, Tsuji Toshihiko)
Jirō Hirayama (平山二郎?, Hiryama Jirou)

Tomoki's Acquaintances[edit]

Hiroya Sakai (坂井弘也?, Sakai Hiroya)
Miu (未羽?, Miu)

Media[edit]

Novels[edit]

Manga[edit]

A manga adaptation in collaboration with Masahiro Ikeno ran in Shogakukan's Weekly Shōnen Sunday between 2007 and 2008.

A new manga adaptation illustrated by Ruzuru Akashiba has been announced and will be published in Kadokawa's Young Ace magazine.[7]

Film[edit]

A film based on the novels was released in 2008 and is directed by Naoto Kumazawa starring Kento Hayashi.

Anime[edit]

An anime television series is set to air July 6, 2017 on Fuji TV's Noitamina block. Kaoru Suzuki will direct it at Zero-G, Touko Machida is in charge of scripts and Yuki Hayashi is in charge of music composition.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Amazon
  2. ^ "DIVE!!(1) 前宙返り3回半抱え型" (in Japanese). Kodansha. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  3. ^ "DIVE!!(4) コンクリートドラゴン" (in Japanese). Kodansha. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  4. ^ "DIVE!!". Websunday.net. April 17, 2007. Archived from the original on 2008-04-27. 
  5. ^ a b "Eto Mori's DIVE!! Novel Series Gets TV Anime on Noitamina in July". Anime News Network. December 15, 2016. Retrieved December 15, 2016. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g "DIVE!! Anime's 1st Promo Video Reveals Cast, July 6 Premiere". Anime News Network. May 25, 2017. Retrieved May 25, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Eto Mori's DIVE!! Novels Get New Manga Adaptation". Anime News Network. May 1, 2017. Retrieved May 2, 2017. 

External links[edit]