In an alternative universe where KnB is in the Haikyuu!! world, what position would some of the characters play?
Akashi Seijuro is best suited to be the Setter. His emperor eye allows him to bring out the potential in his teammates, cool and collected he’d never lose his composure in any situation and find the best course of action to take. He’s a extremely versatile player, being able to block, spike, and receive exceptionally well. Aside from playmaking, his strongest skill is his serves with a spin that makes your knees buckle when you try to receive it.
Aomine Daiki would be an Ace and Left Wing Spiker. A combination of speed, power, and reflexes, his spikes are difficult to return and blockers have a hard time keeping up with him and killing his spikes. More often then not he’s able to get through the blockers with his formless shots that allow him to spike from any position. His one weakness is serves, they’re above average but he’s definitely considered to be a weaker server on the team.
Himuro Tatsuya is the Pinch Server. Although his skills are all above average, his strongest skill is his serves. The most versatile server on the team, he is usually brought in during pressuring situations to change the flow of the game. He is known as the elegant player for his beautiful serves and extremely well-refined basics. His serves are difficult to read because he is able to do a variety of serves without giving anything away in his form, one of his favorite is the Jump Float Serve.
Kagami Taiga would be an Ace and Left Wing Spiker. Another powerhouse on the team, his strengths are his power and amazing jumping ability. His serves are extremely heavy and usually end up in service aces. Very few are able to return his spikes but even the strongest blockers are no match for his Meteor Smash, where he’s able to spike above the blockers.
Kasamatsu Yukio would be a Right Wing Spiker. He’s the strongest receiver on the team and is also the Defense Specialist when needed. One of the few people that are able to return Aomine and Kagami’s spikes perfectly, he usually has no trouble receiving passes from opponents. Despite not being one of the taller members on the team, he’s also a strong blocker with great reflexes and high level read blocking.
Kise Ryouta would be a Middle Blocker and the Decoy. An all-around player, his skills in blocking, spiking, and receiving are all above average. Known for his flashy plays, he is very adept at drawing the attention of the opponents, leaving Kagami and Aomine more opportunities to spike without blockers. But he’s just as lethal as the aces with a variety of techniques at his disposal, his shots are most difficult to kill due to their unpredictability.
Kuroko Tetsuya would be ideal for a Libero. He is lethal with his accurate and strange passes that always reach the setter. Due to his low presence, he’s usually forgotten when he enters the court but uses that along with his misdirection to his advantage to lure the opponents to aim in ‘empty’ spots, where he’s waiting to receive it.
Midorima Shintarou would be also be a Right Wing Spiker. Due to his height he is ideal for blocking, however his accurate aim and composed nature allow him to act as a back up setter on the court. The strongest server on the team, his specialty is his bulls-eye serves, which are high speed serves that can be aimed to any part of the court
nanodayo. As he’s left handed, his serves and difficult to return because of its spin.
Murasakibara Atsushi would also be a Middle Blocker. His height alone allows him to be an extremely strong blocker, however he also possesses extremely sharp reflexes which when combined with his read blocking, prevent him from falling for decoys. One of the strongest members of the team, his power alone is usually able to overwhelm his opponents, his specialty being his Thor Hammer spike.
Takao Kazunari would also be a Setter. His Hawk Eyes allow him to see the entire court in his head, so he’s able to provide accurate tosses to his teammates and find holes in his opponents formation. His ability makes his serves are extremely formidable with his accurate aim, and ensures that he rarely misses receives.