Famous anime series My Hero Academia is all set to release its fifth season. It’s a series based on a superhero manga series of the same name written by Kōhei Horikoshi. The first three seasons of My Hero Academia were directed by Kenji Nagasaki while the last season was directed by Masahiro Mukai. Season 5 is also to be directed by Masahiro Mukai. The series was produced by Studio Bones and was aired on MBS and TBS.
The story revolves around the protagonist Izuku Deku Midoriya who wants to be a hero. He lives in a world where most of the human civilization possesses some kind of superpower. All the characters who possess those superpowers are called “Quirks.”Till now, four seasons of My Hero Academia have been released. The last season was released on 3rd April 2016. The next season was earlier supposed to get released in April 2020, but according to the latest sources, you might have to wait till 2022. Not only this, but the trailer will also be out sometime before the release of the next season. Although the official date of release of season 5 has not been announced yet, the makers gave a hint in the season 4 finale that season 5 will be released.
According to the reports, we will get to see many characters from the previous season, and some of them are Izuku Midoriya, Katsuki Bakugo, Ochaco Uraraka, Tenya Lida, and Tomura Shigaraki. The main villain, “All for one,” will also be returning for season 5. Although the storyline of season 4 took the characters into a dark place, it gave them an opportunity to shine at the same time.
If the makers are planning to follow the manga series, then season 5 will begin in the Joint training arc. Reports suggest that it might showcase UA’s best and brightest as Class 1-A and Class 1-B will be seen competing against each other. The audience will get to know about Deku’s new powers. Hitoshi shiso is likely to join the heroes list. Season 5 is expected to comprise 25 episodes as the last season was also divided into the same number of episodes. Endeavor is no.1 hero, and therefore conflicts with other villains will be depicted as well in the next season.
There is no doubt that all four seasons of My Hero Academia were big hits as the audience loved Izuku’s adventure and are excitedly waiting for its fifth season. According to the latest reports, there will be an exploration of new quirks in the series, and a lot of character development will also take place. On the one hand, Deku will get back its black whip, while on the other hand, fumigate will get the black fallen angel (which gives the ability to fly).
Not only this, but there are also rumors that the makers are planning a come back of Hitori Sims. New information regarding the power of “All for one” will also be given in the upcoming season as it’s a unique Quirk whose power increases with each generation.
So are you all waiting for My Academia season 5?
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