Debuting ahead of the show’s upcoming sixth season, My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission sees Izuku Midoriya and his classmates with just two hours to save the world, which corresponds to the length of the movie.
Here’s everything you need to know about the spin-off movie My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission.
my hero academia movie release date
my hero academia: world heroes mission will be released in cinemas in the UK and Ireland on Friday 29th October 2021.
The film will be available in both dubbed and subtitled versions, and tickets are on sale now.
The My Hero Academia spin-off opened in its native Japan in August, where it easily surpassed My Hero Academia: Rising Heroes to become the highest-grossing film in the franchise.
When does my hero academia: world heroes’ mission come to the broadcast?
my hero academia doesn’t have an official streaming release date yet, though it will certainly make its way to a streaming service shortly after its theatrical release.
The previous film My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising was added to Funimation in June 2021 and Netflix in July 2021, respectively four and five months after the film was released in UK cinemas.
going through that same time window, expect a streaming release on funimation around February 2022, and possibly a netflix debut the following month.
cast of the movie my hero academia
The cast will largely depend on whether you opt for the dubbed or streaming version of the film, though both voice casts have received praise for their work on the series.
The English dub sees Justin Briner return once again as Deku, also known as Izuku Midoriya, a role that has brought him fame at anime conventions around the world. He will once again be joined by Attack on Titan voice actor Clifford Chapin as Izuku’s temperamental childhood friend Katsuki Bakugō, while the fairy tale’s David Matranga voices the half-cold, half-hot student Shoto Todoroki.
The rest of the cast includes Star Wars: Visions actor Patrick Seitz as Shoto’s stern father, Enji Todoroki, Demon Slayer’s Zeno Robinson as the good-natured hero Keigo Takami, and Xenoblade Chronicles star Josh Grelle as the stoic student. fumikage tokoyami.
for those watching with subtitles, the japanese voice cast sees daiki yamashita reprise his old role as izuku midoriya, while beastars actor nobuhiko okamoto voices katsuki bakugō in this version.
Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures star Yuki Kaji also appears in the subbed edition as Shōto Todoroki, with Kamen Rider’s Tetsu Inada as Enji and Keigo voiced by Yuichi Nakamura, known for voicing Chris Evans in the films. from the marvel cinematic universe.
my hero academia movie trailer
The English dubbed trailer was released in October 2021 and appears to be suitably action-packed, including a scene that appears to be a spider-man homage:
what is my hero academia: world heroes quest about?
my hero academia: world heroes mission kicks off with deku and his new friend rody on their internship at the number one agency for pro hero endeavors, which is surely stressful enough before a humarize terrorist cult unleashes a toxin that causes people’s abilities to skyrocket. out of control.
humarize then announces that the toxin will be released worldwide within two hours, so the pro-heroes seek the help of u.a. hero course students to hunt down humarize’s criminal mastermind and find all sources of toxins before quirks everywhere are wiped out.
It’s here that the film really lives up to the world heroes portion of the title, with characters sent around the world to stop the toxins, resulting in fight scenes at iconic international locations like the golden bridge. gate.
However, as if that wasn’t enough, Deku and Rody are framed for a crime they didn’t commit, so they must save the world while being hunted down by the authorities.
How is the my hero academia movie related to the series?
my hero academia: world heroes’ mission was released in japan while the fifth season was still airing, which could easily have caused potential confusion.
however, the third movie in my hero academia tells a mostly self-contained story, introduces a new villain, and largely ignores any outstanding plot threads from the series, meaning that even those who aren’t up to date with the program can still enjoy this. last movie without fear of spoilers.
Likewise, the events of the first two movies didn’t affect the series, and in fact have barely been mentioned since, which at least alleviates the need for a complex watchdog order akin to the ever-expanding mcu.
However, it is not uncommon for anime films to take place at an indeterminate point in the show’s timeline, or to have little bearing on the show’s overall plot; a similar tactic was previously used for many dragon ball and naruto movies.
my hero academia: world heroes’ mission opens in theaters on friday, october 29, 2021. check out the rest of our sci-fi and fantasy coverage or visit our tv guide to see what’s on tonight .