いけると思ったんだけどな / Ikeru to Omotta n Dakedo na / I Thought It’d Work
3 Days to Complete / 200 “Kizuna” Points
[at the gym]
Kiyoshi: What’s wrong, Kagami? That all you’ve got?
Kagami: (As expected, it’s not easy to go one-on-one with Kiyoshi-senpai. In that case…!)
Kiyoshi: What?! Kagami’s going for a three-pointer? … Ah! Crap!
Hyuuga: Again with that stunt? Oi, Mitobe, you know what to do, right?
Kagami: (Heheheh. That got Kiyoshi-senpai off my back. Now I just have to slam it in… Huh?)
Kagami: (Damn, he’s blocking my path to the basket…!)
Tsuchida: Got the rebound!
Hyuuga: Alright! Tsuchida, go for the counter!
Kagami: Shit! They got me!
Kiyoshi: Wow, that was a surprise. Didn’t except you to try a three-pointer from that far back. If you’re going to shoot like that, Kagami, you need to practice a bit more.
Kagami: Well, it would’ve been great if it had gone in, but if it missed, I thought I’d be able to run up and slam it in.
Kiyoshi: I see, like a “One-Man Alley-Oop”, right? What a great idea! Really gives the sense that you’re on the attack.
Hyuuga: Dumbass! If you can’t get beneath the goal, it’s just another missed shot!
Koganei: Besides, it lost its effectiveness in the last game…
Kagami: Well, I’ve increased my physical strength, so I thought I could make it before the gap closed…
Kiyoshi: I see… Then how about this? The other team members can use screens to open a route for you to the goal.
Kagami: I get it! That’s excellent! Let’s go with that!
Riko: Yeah, what a great idea~!
Kiyoshi: Hm? Is there a problem?
Kuroko: Who’s going to set up the screen under the goal?
Kiyoshi: Well, I guess it’d be me.
Hyuuga: Then wouldn’t it be better if you were the one to finish the shot? Rather than having people create an opening for Kagami, it’s more reliable for Kiyoshi to just do an alley-oop.
Kiyoshi: …that makes sense!
Riko: Seriously? If you stopped to think about it for a second, you’d have already realized that…! Kagami-kun is a lost cause since he’s already an idiot, but what are we supposed to do if you start losing it, too, Kiyoshi?
Kagami: Oi! Quit callin’ me an idiot like it’s no big deal! …please.
Riko: Oh? Am I wrong?
Kagami: (Uh… I-I can’t deny it…)
Riko: At any rate, forget this nonsense about doing a “One-Man Alley-Oop”. You have better weapons at your disposal, Kagami-kun.
Kagami: Y-yes… … (That’s so weird! I thought it was an awesome technique. Guess it requires the space under the goal to be relatively unguarded. I’m sure there’d be an opportunity to use it during a game, though. Shit, now I have to get one in during a game!)
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評判のご飯 / Hyouban no Gohan / The Rumored Dinner
Required Event / 100 “Kizuna” Points
[in the dining hall]
Koganei: Uwooo! Food, glorious food! Looks delicious!
Koganei: …eh? You want to know if the coach was the one who prepared the food? No…I don’t think that’s possible. See, the presentation is perfect.
Izuki: We can’t be sure, though… Even the coach’s food can look pretty on the outside.
Koganei: Yeah, but it even smells good! I’ll make sure it’s not poisonous…
Riko: Hoho—? You think you have to test the food I make for poison?
Koganei: Hm? …ack, coach!
Riko: If you’re that worried, you don’t have to eat it.
Kagami: What’s going on over there? This tonkatsu looks majorly delicious.
Izuki: Ah, he’s already eating! …how is it?
Kagami: It’s delicious! Just like the coach said, it lives up to its reputation.
Riko: Yep! This boardinghouse is famous for its delicious food!
Izuki: Which means…
Koganei: This food was made by…?
Riko: It wasn’t me. It’s fine, Koganei-kun! Don’t force yourself to eat it.
Koganei: I-I’ll eat it! Let’s dig in!!
Riko: Sheesh… ‘Kay, guess I’ll eat, too! Oh, that reminds me. I had them serve your rice in donburi. You have to eat at least two bowls! Of course, that doesn’t mean you can forget the side dishes. …I’m looking at you, Kuroko-kun.
Kuroko: Yes… I’ll give it my all.
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初めてのお風呂場 は… / Hajimete no Ofuroba ha… / The First Trip to the Bathhouse…
Required Event / 150 “Kizuna” Points
[in the onsen]
Koganei: Woohoo! This is the first time I’ve been in an onsen during a training camp!
Tsuchida: Oi, oi, Koga! Don’t horse around so much…
Koganei: Hey, hey, look! I’m doing the butterfly!!
Izuki: I knew somebody was going to try swimming, but why’d you have to pick the most obnoxious style?!
Kiyoshi: Hey, Kagami, you aren’t supposed to take your towel in the water.
Kagami: Oh, really? I’ve never been in an onsen before…
Hyuuga: Yeah, and don’t come to an onsen wearing swimming trunks! Returnees like you are really something else…
Kagami: Eh? I can’t wear them?
Hyuuga: Of course not! …jeez, I guess I’ll have to teach you the “rules” of an onsen. Kouhai wash the backs of their senpai. That’s the way it’s done in Japan.
Furihata: (Uwaa! Kouhai-senpai rules are so annoying at times like this…!)
Hyuuga: …that reminds me. All of our club members are here, right?
Izuki: I think everybody was there when we were in the dressing room…
Fukuda: Huh? Then where’s Kuroko?
Kawahara: Yeah, I don’t see him anywhere…
Koganei: Ah! Could he be using misdirection to peep into the other bath or something?!
Hyuuga: Shit, now I’m jealous of him, that damn peeping specialist!
Izuki: No, no, no, no, no! Misdirection isn’t that kind of ability!
Kiyoshi: Huh? Kuroko had a nickname like that?
Izuki: …! (I don’t even know where to start!)
Kagami: But really…where did Kuroko go?
Kuroko: Yes? You called me?
Kagami: Gah! Don’t scare me like that! Jeez, where the heck have you been?
Kuroko: Huh? I was over there the whole time.
Kagami: Over there? …wait, why the hell are you trying to blend into the shadows in some corner of the onsen?! Just ‘cause you don’t have a strong presence doesn’t mean you should hide in places like that!
Kuroko: Um…I’m sorry.
Hyuuga: …our group’s time for using the onsen is almost up. Everybody here? I’m gonna call roll. …wait, Kuroko’s the only one I don’t see. Other people are scheduled to use the onsen right after us, so we have to get out.
Koganei: Are you sure he didn’t just leave on his own? And nobody noticed?
Hyuuga: Sounds like something he would do. Well, whatever. Let’s get out.
Kagami: Okay! … Hm? Something bumped against my leg…
[Kuroko is floating face down in the water]
Kagami: …Kuroko?! What are you doing, floating on the surface like that?!
Kuroko: I guess I started to feel dizzy after staying in the water so long…
Kagami: O-oi, Kuroko!
Hyuuga: He’s dizzy and about to keel over! Why didn’t anyone notice?!
Izuki: Well, because he’s hard to notice…
Kagami: H-hey… What should we do?
Hyuuga: Don’t just stand there!! Let’s get him out of the water!!
Hyuuga: Alright… Let him rest like that for a minute.
Kagami: G-guess we’ve gotta give him mouth-to-mouth?
Hyuuga: I won’t! If you wanna do it, then be my guest!
Kiyoshi: Mouth-to-mouth works when people are dizzy?
Hyuuga: Like hell it does! Oh, man, I can’t deal with you right now, so just shut it. We need to cool off his head and feet. Freshmen! Bring me some water in a bucket!
Hyuuga: You awake, Kuroko?
Kuroko: …did I get dizzy and collapse?
Hyuuga: Got it in one. I know you just woke up, but I need you to listen to me for a second.
Kagami: Wait a sec…please. Can you let me handle this?
Hyuuga: (I get it… As his partner, I guess he feels like he has to step up in this kind of situation. I was just going to tell Kuroko to make sure he lets us know when he starts feeling sick, though. I’ll let Kagami take this one.) Alright, have at it.
Kagami: Roger… Oi, Kuroko…
Kagami: If you’re gonna float, then it’s best to do it face up.
[Hyuuga whacks Kagami]
Hyuuga: That’s not the point!! Where’d that come from?!
Kagami: Huh? But he’s gotta breathe…
Hyuuga: Tell him to do something about it before it comes to that!!
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