My Hero Academia Visual 002 - 20151220It looks like hero classes are in session this spring!

Earlier today, the official My Hero Academia anime website updated with the show’s broadcast information. The series is slated to première on 28 MBS / TBS affiliates starting in April. The series will fill the prestigious “Nichigo” time slot on Sundays, at 5PM local time.

Currently, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans, occupies the Nichigo slot.

My Hero Academia is based on Kōhei Horikoshi’s manga of the same name. The series is being directed by Kenji Nagasaki at Bones, with Yousuke Kuroda (Gundam Build Fighters, Trigun) providing the show’s scripts. Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Berserk) is in charge of the show’s character designs.

The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Ochako Uraraka: Ayane Sakura
  • Tenya Iida: Kaito Ishikawa
  • Izuku Midoriya: Daiki Yamashita
  • All Might: Kenta Miyake
  • Katsuki Bakugō: Nobuhiko Okamoto

Character designs for several characters, including All Might and Izuku, as well as an official promo video hit the web in the weeks that followed the show’s announcement. You can check these out below.

Promo Video

Character Designs

Source: MoCa News