The second season of the TV anime My Hero Academia (Boku no Hero Academia) will start on April 2017.
The new key visual is drawn by character designer Yoshihiko Umakoshi. It shows all 20 members from Class 1-A of Hero Academy, including protagonist Izuku and the teachers All Might and Shota Aizawa.
The latest PV has also been released. It features the ‘Hero Academy Athletic Festival’, a big event in which the hero candidates compete against each other. This festival will be featured in the second season.
Anime My Hero Academia
The broadcast of the second season of the TV anime starts on April, 2017!
My Hero Academia is being serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump (Shueisha) and has a circulation of over 7 million volumes. Is it written by Kouhei Horikoshi.
The story features a world in which 80% of population has some kind of special power, known as ‘Quirks’ (‘Kosei’). Izuku Midoriya is a boy who enters Hero Academia, a school which has produced many heroes. He aims to become a hero himself to protect the people and society from accidents, disasters, and villains who misuse their ‘Quirks’. He develops throughout the story and creates deep bonds with other members.
This series follows other popular Jump works such as Dragon Ball, ONE PIECE, and Naruto, that represent Jump and the concepts of ‘friendship, effort and victory.’
The 13 episodes of the first season were aired from April to June in 2016 and the second season will finally be released on April 2017!
Izuku Midoriya, a boy with no ‘Quirk’, meets the No.1 Hero, All Might. He is acknowledged by All Might thanks to his innate hero talent and inherits the hero’s ‘Quirk’, ‘One for All’ Izuku. After going through hard training with All Might, he succeeds in entering Hero Academia and trains hard with Katsuki Bakugo, Ochyako Uraraka, and other members of Class 1-A.
The big event ‘Hero Academia Athletic Festival’ is fast approaching! Bakugo is only looking to become No.1. Ochako and Tenya Iida are fighting for their family. Shouya Todoroki is trying to win the competition to ‘deny’ a certain person. New faces will appear, including members of Class 1-B. All the hero students are fired up for the festival and Izuku is no exception.
I will seriously win this competition!
The fight between the hero candidates aiming to become No.1 will start using their ‘Quirks’ with force and pride!!