Just like Kuroko Tetsuya from Kuroko's Basketball is the shadow to brighten the light that is Kagami Taiga in Seirin, Takao Kazunari plays an important role in making the already genius Midorima Shintaro the undeniable ace player at Shutoku High School. Not only can Takao see everything with his Hawk Eye, he seems to be great at catching the heart of female fans as the birthday wishes flooded the internet on his birthday.
Animate Hiroshima Store Display above.
Weekly Shonen Jump has announced that the anime's second season volume 3 home video release will be all about Takao, with a special drama CD featuring the Point Guard with the first limited edition. The disc is planned to be released on March 26th of next year. As for the character song solo series, vol. 15 will be Sakurai Ryo from Touou and vol. 16 will be the tallest member from the Generation of Miracles, Murasakibara Atsushi, both to be released on March 5th of next year as well.