A hero-turned-assassin sent by All For One makes her appearance… TV anime My Hero Academia episode 20 synopsis and scene previews released! Character and voice actor info also unveiled!

By, 2023年2月24日

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Comic sales have surpassed 85 million copies worldwide!

My Hero Academia is a popular comic by Kohei Horikoshi and serialized in “Weekly Shonen Jump” (published by Shueisha). The series is set in a world where people possessing superpowers known as “Quirks” are commonplace. The main character Izuku Midoriya “Deku” and his friends attend U.A. High School, a prestigious school dedicated to training heroes. A classic hero action story that emphasizes “friendship, victory, and hard work”, together the heroes seek to protect society by confronting villainous criminals who would abuse their Quirks.

The 6th season of the TV anime series is being broadcast every Saturday at 5:30 PM (JST) via 29 Yomiuri TV/Nippon TV networks (some regions excluded). Part 2 of the 6th season is now broadcasting.
Part 2 of the 6th season is now broadcasting. Airing from February 18 (Sat) at 5:30 PM, the scene previews for season 6, episode 20 (episode 133 of entire series): “Hired Gun” have been released! New character and voice actor info has also been unveiled.

Episode 20 (episode 133 of entire series): “Hired Gun”
Trying to get info on Shigaraki, All For One (AFO), and others all on his own, Deku chases after Jailbreaker, one of AFO’s underlings. However, Deku suddenly takes a bullet from afar!
His attacker is an assassin taking orders from AFO, and was once a hero herself. Her name is…


[New Character & Voice Actor Info Released!]

The Quirk that the main character Deku inherited from All Might is known as “One For All” (OFA).
In season 6, episode 20 (episode 133 of entire series): “Hired Gun”, the second and third hosts of the Quirk make an appearance!
Daisuke Ono is the voice of the Quirk’s second host, and Ryota Suzuki is the voice of the third host!

Daisuke Ono
(Daisuke Ono is known for playing Erwin Smith in Attack on Titan, Jotaro Kujo in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, and many more)

Ryota Suzuki
(Ryota Suzuki is known for playing Ryusui Nanami in the Dr. STONE series, Ryohei Yamanouchi in the Tsurune series, and many more)


[Anime Overview]
My Hero Academia TV Anime Season 6

Airing every Saturday evening at 5:30 JST!
Airing via 29 Yomiuri TV/Nippon TV Networks (some regions excluded)
Comic sales have surpassed 85 million copies worldwide! TV anime My Hero Academia is based on the popular comic by Kohei Horikoshi and is serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump (published by Shueisha). The story is set in a world where roughly 80% of the total population possesses some sort of superpower known as a “Quirk”. Izuku Midoriya “Deku” and his classmates at the U.A. High School strive to become heroes who protect society and individuals from accidents, disasters, and villain criminals who would abuse their Quirks. This is the story of their growth, battles and friendships!

Deku and the others enter into the spring of their 2nd year at U.A. High School. Endeavor and the other heroes face off against a powerful band of villains led by Tomura Shigaraki in a conflict best described as all-out war. As the host of the Quirk One For All, Deku battles against Shigaraki, who has become terrifyingly powerful through advanced surgery. The terrible fight leaves them both gravely injured, and Shigaraki’s retreat seems to mark the end of the war. However, the devastation left by the conflict combined with Dabi’s confession that he is in fact the son of Endeavor, Toya Todoroki, creates public distrust toward the heroes. Additionally, a great many villains escape from prison with All For One’s help, and they wreak further havoc upon society. As the current host of the Quirk One For All, Deku’s sense of duty compels him to leave U.A. High School in order to not endanger those around him. He leaves a letter for his classmates, and then…

Deku’s one-man war begins!

Original Creator: Kohei Horikoshi (Serialized in Shueisha’s “Weekly Shonen Jump”)
General Director: Kenji Nagasaki
Director: Masahiro Mukai
Series Composition/Scenario: Yosuke Kuroda
Character Designers: Yoshihiko Umakoshi, Hitomi Odashima
Music: Yuki Hayashi
Opening Theme: “Bokurano” Eve
Ending Theme: “Kitakaze” SIX LOUNGE
Animation Production: bones

Izuku Midoriya: Daiki Yamashita
Katsuki Bakugo: Nobuhiko Okamoto
Shoto Todoroki: Yuki Kaji
Ochaco Uraraka: Ayane Sakura
Tenya Iida: Kaito Ishikawa
Endeavor: Tetsu Inada
Hawks: Yuichi Nakamura
Best Jeanist: Hikaru Midorikawa
Allmight: Kenta Miyake
Tomura Shigaraki: Koki Uchiyama
Lady Nagant: Atsumi Tanezaki
All For One: Akio Otsuka

<TV Anime Seasons 1~6 now being distributed via various video streaming sites!>
Streaming Info: https://heroaca.com/onair/

[My Hero Academia Season 6 web radio program info]

My Hero Academia Radio “Allmight Nippon” Season 6 now broadcasting
Personalities: Daiki Yamashita (voice of Izuku Midoriya), Nobuhiko Okamoto (voice of Katsuki Bakugo)

My Hero Academia Radio “Villain Favoritism” now broadcasting
Personalities: Koki Uchiyama (voice of Tomura Shigaraki), Hiro Shimono (voice of Dabi)

Distribution schedule: broadcasting in alternation every other Friday
URL for both programs / destination for email posting: https://www.onsen.ag/program/heroaca_amn
Distributed via internet radio station <Onsen>

[Original Comic Info]
More than 85 million copies of the original series sold!
My Hero Academia Comics
Volume 37 on sale!

Serialized via Weekly Shonen Jump (Published by Shueisha, released every Monday)
<Weekly Shonen Jump Official Site> https://www.shonenjump.com/j/
<My Hero Academia Comics Official Site> http://www.shonenjump.com/j/rensai/myhero.html

<Official Site / Official Social Media>
Anime Official Site: http://heroaca.com/
Anime Official Twitter: http://twitter.com/heroaca_anime
Anime Official Instagram: http://instagram.com/heroaca_insta/
Anime LINE Official Account ID: heroaca_line
Yomiuri TV Program Official Site: http://www.ytv.co.jp/heroaca/

(c) Kohei Horikoshi / Shueisha・My Hero Academia Production Committee