Whistle! (GN 7)
Volume: GN 7
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2005-09-06
Suggested retail price: $7.95
Age rating: 13+
Everybody has a dream, and for Sho Kazamatsuri, that dream is simple: he wants to be the best soccer player he can possibly be. An inspiration to everyone he meets, the indefatigable spark plug won't quit until he leads Josui Junior High to victory!
Though the season is still young, Sho has already learned the value of teamwork. He understands that an outstanding singular effort isn't always enough to ensure a winning record.
The rest of Josui's squad, however, is still grappling with the whole team unity concept. This flaw becomes amplified during a match against Iwa Tech, an opponent that takes pride in its impenetrable line of defense. It'll take the efforts of more than one or two players to get close to Tech's goal. It's time that Sho and his crew finally put their individual differences aside to form a unified team.
Story and art by Daisuke Higuchi.
(added on 2005-05-28, modified on 2005-05-28)
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