Yamaguchi Tadashi: a brief character analysis

I’ve been writing about Yamaguchi for years now, but until recently I hadn’t explicitly thought about his character, about who he is and what motivates him. When I did start thinking about it, I ran head-first into the depressing fact that Yamaguchi Tadashi — despite all my love for him — is not a main character in Haikyuu!! Compared to Hinata, Kageyama, and Tsukishima, we don’t have that much to go on when it comes to deep character analysis — especially for extrapolating beyond the context of the Karasuno Boys Volleyball Team or being Tsukishima Kei’s childhood friend. But that … Continue reading Yamaguchi Tadashi: a brief character analysis