There are few anime collection on the market with the type of fandom Yuri on Ice boasts. The hit show debuted again in October 2016, and even in spite of everything this time, it stays a high decide with followers. Because of its attractive animation and distinctive sports activities lens, Yuri on Ice has change into an indicator within the anime fandom, and now one of many world’s biggest athletes has paid tribute to the MAPPA collection.

Oh sure, you probably did learn that right. Yuri on Ice is again within the headlines, and we’ve got Yuzuru Hanyu to thank. The Olympian determine skater lately held a efficiency in Japan where he did a whole routine devoted to Yuri on Ice, and he even introduced out the singer of the anime’s iconic theme tune.

As you possibly can see above, Hanyu hit the stage in Japan this previous week with a dwell show for followers. The efficiency is one among a number of the ice skater has completed since retiring from his aggressive profession, and given his champion standing, followers throughout the globe have come to see Hanyu skate. It appears plenty of these followers additionally love Yuri on Ice as a current crowd was thrilled with Hanyu as he carried out a routine to “Historical past Maker” by Dean Fujioka.

Within the efficiency clip, you possibly can see Hanyu hitting the stage with different skaters as Fujioka stands to the aspect. The Japanese singer is seen performing “Historical past Maker” which followers of Yuri on Ice will know effectively. In spite of everything, the tune opened Yuri on Ice, and it ranked effectively on Oricon some years in the past when the anime first dropped.

Clearly, Hanyu did Yuri on Ice justice along with his attractive skating, and the athlete shortly took over social media with this tribute. In spite of everything, the Yuri on Ice fandom could be very a lot alive, and plenty of netizens are ready on its long-awaited comeback. Following the top of Yuri on Ice season one, the world was advised the anime was getting a film, however we’ve got heard little concerning the mission since. It has been years since Yuri on Ice: Ice Adolescence was introduced in 2017, however followers haven’t given up hope its skaters will return to tv.

If in case you have not watched Yuri on Ice, you must try the hit sports activities anime ASAP. The show is obtainable to stream on Crunchyroll, so in the event you want extra data, you possibly can learn its official synopsis under:

“After struggling a humiliating loss on the Grand Prix Ultimate, Japan’s primary skater, Yuri Katsuki, is able to hold up his skates for good. Taking day off from competitors, he re-evaluates himself and his ardour, solely to return house with no medals, zero confidence, and no motive to return to the ice. That’s, till Victor Nikiforov, his idol and five-time gold medal champion, seems with a shocking offer-he desires to be Yuri’s new coach!

However this information is not sitting effectively with others within the skating world, and Yuri should push himself to show that he is worthy of Victor’s attention-starting by going through Russia’s rising star, Yuri Plisetsky. With new routines, the help of his household and buddies, and Victor’s timeless assist, Yuri will uncover extra about himself and his emotions inside. With Victor shut by his aspect, Yuri will discover the true which means of victory!”

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