My Hero Academia to Premiere on Toonami

The official Toonami facebook page has updated with a look at the new schedule for the block starting on May 5 at 10:30 P.M. The new schedule reveals that My Hero Academia will airing on Toonami starting at 11:30 P.M. Funimation Entertainment describes the series. Summer is here,and the heroes of Class 1-A and 1-B are in for the toughest training camp of their lives! A group of seasoned pros pushes everyone’s Quirks to new heights as the students face one overwhelming challenge after another. Braving the elements in this secret location becomes the least of their worries when routine training…

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New My Hero Academia Season 3 Character Visuals Revealed

The official My Hero Academia website has updated with new visuals for some of the new characters that will be introduced in the third season of the series. The characters include: Daichi Endō: Twice (Quirk= Double) Tsuguo Mogami: Mr. Compress (Quirk= Compress) Ryō Iwasaki: Spinner (Currently unknown) Satoru Inoue: Magne  (Quirk=Magnetism) The third season of the anime series will premiere on April 7 at 5:30 P.M. on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates. Source: ANN, Official Website

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Funimation To Simuldub First Six Episodes of My Hero Academia Season 3

Funimation Entertainment has announced that they will be simildubbing the first six episodes of My Hero Academia Season 3 simultaneously as it premieres in Japan on April 7. The series will also simulcast on Crunchyroll and Hulu with the original Japanese audio and English subtitles on the same day. Funimation Entertainment also provided a trailer on their official Youtube channel. The dubbed episodes will be released on FunimationNow in the following territories: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia. Source: ANN, Funimation  

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New Cast Members Announced for My Hero Academia Season 3

The recent issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed some new cast members for the third season of the My Hero Academia anime series. The new cast members include: Kiyotaka Furushima: Mustard  Shuhei Matsuda: Moonfish  Kousuke Takaguchi: Muscular The third season of the anime series will premiere on April 7 at 5:30 P.M. on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates. Source: ANN    

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My Hero Academia Anime’s 3rd Season Premiere Date Announced

Betten Court, the illustrator for the My Hero Academia manga spin-off series titled, My Hero Academia: Vigilantes, has recently posted the cover for the third volume of the manga. The cover’s jacket revealed that the third season will premiere on April 7. The series will air at 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays on YTV, NTV, and 27 other network affiliates.  The season will also be streamed on Funimation. 見本届きましたー!2月2日(金)発売よろしくお願いします~! pic.twitter.com/4deMKP451g — 別天荒人 (@bet10co10) January 30, 2018 As reported earlier, the upcoming season will feature the forest trip arc that was featured in the manga series.   Source: ANN, Betton Court

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My Hero Academia Anime Season 3 PV Streamed

The official Toho Animation Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for My Hero Academia.  The latest trailer features events from the second season of the anime.  The trailer also features the first opening theme for the second season titled, “Peace Sign,” which was performed by Kenshi Yonezu.  The video also promotes the third season of the anime and also Yonezu’s new album titled, “Bootleg,” which will be released on November 1. The third season will premiere in Japan in April 2018 and will feature the forest trip arc from the manga series.  Funimation will also be streaming the third season of the anime…

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New My Hero Academia Cast Members Revealed

The latest combined issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed that three new cast members will be joining the second season of the My Hero Academia anime series.  The characters that will be introduced soon in the second season of the anime are anime exclusive characters.  The characters will join the show in the episode that will premiere on August 12. The new cast members include: Ami Koshimizu – Sirius: “Selky’s sidekick and Tsuyu’s trainer” Tomokazu Seki – Skelly: ” ‘shipwreck hero’ who has a gap between his appearance and personality” Anri Katsu –…

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Shout Factory Announces Halo Legends Anthology Release

Shout Factory has announced that they will be releasing the Halo Legends Anthology in North America.  For those who are unaware the Halo Legends Anthology is a collection of short anime films centered around the Halo franchise. The films were produced by various animation teams, which include: Bee Train, Bones, Casio Entertainent, Production I.G., Studio 4, Studio 4°C, and Toei Animation.  The series was directed by Frank O’ Conner and Joseph Chou.  The films were originally released by Warner Bros. in 2010 so it has been quite some time that there were available on the market. Breaking News: We're bringing @Microsoft’s…

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Funimation to Distribute Eureka Seven Film Trilogy In US Theaters

Bandai Visual has announced at Anime Boston 2017 that Funimation will be distributing the Eureka Seven Film Trilogy – Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution in US theaters. The project is produced by Studio Bones. The first part of the trilogy will be released this Fall in Japan with the following two parts being released in 2018 and 2019.  While there aren’t many details about the release in other territories, it has been confirmed that they are working to bring the films to Australia, UK, France, Signapore, Malayasia, Indonesia, and Thailand in the future. Funimation also provided a synopsis for the films. Ten years ago, the major earth-shaking “First Summer…

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Crunchyroll To Stream My Hero Academia

Crunchyroll has announced that they will soon be streaming both the first and second season of My Hero Academia.  Season One is stated to be added shortly before Season 2, with new episodes being simulcasted on April 1.  Previously it was announced that the series would be simulcasted by Funimation, but it has been confirmed that Crunchyroll will also be streaming the series. Crunchyroll also provided a synopsis for both seasons of the series as well as some previews for the simulcast. Season 1 Izuku has dreamt of being a hero all his life—a lofty…

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