Hoop Days (Dear Boys)
Distributor: Bandai Entertainment
© 2003 TV Tokyo/Avex Trax/OB Planning
Transferring from his old high school to Mizuho, Kazuhiko is looking for a challenge and wants to take his game to the next level – The problem is…there is no men’s basketball team at Mizuho! Inspired by Kazuhiko’s kills and passion for the game, the remaining Mizuho team members quickly resume practice and together they’ll aim for the Nationals and prove all the doubters wrong!
TV Series: 26 episodes
Number of Review Sites: 4
Number of Review Links: 6
Currently, there are not enough review sources for an average rating.
Vol. 1 - "I can't wait to see more." (Chris Beveridge) - B+
Vol. 2 - Read the review (Chris Beveridge) - B+
Anime on DVD
Vol. 1 - "This would be a good show to check out if you've never seen a sports anime before." (John Sinnott) - 3 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 2 - Read the review (John Sinnott) - 3 stars (out of 5)
Vol. 1 - "...incredibly, incredibly mediocre and dull, especially when compared to all the other good anime out there that you could be watching right now."
DVD Verdict (Adam Arseneau) - 69 (out of 100)
"I'd like to say good things about this title, since basketball is once of my favorite games, but all Dear Boys can do is foul out."
T.H.E.M. Anime Reviews (Enoch Lau) - 3 stars (out of 5)