These new heroes are truly out of this world!
Earlier today, the official My Hero Academia (Boku no Hero Academia) anime website updated with four new cast announcements. The series added the following roles:
- Mina Ashido: Eri Kitamura
- Yūga Aoyama: Kōsuke Kuwano
- Kyōka Jirō: Kei Shindou
- Mezō Shōji: Masakazu Nishida
The four actors join the rest of the confirmed cast, which includes:
- Izuku Midoriya: Daiki Yamashita
- All Might: Kenta Miyake
- Katsuki Bakugō: Nobuhiko Okamoto
- Ochako Uraraka: Ayane Sakura
- Tenya Iida: Kaito Ishikawa
- Tsuyu Asui: Aoi Yūki
- Minoru Mineta: Ryou Hirohashi
- Momo Yaoyorozu: Marina Inoue
- Fumikage Tokoyami: Yoshimasa Hosoya
- Denki Kaminari: Tasuku Hatanaka
- Eijirō Kirishima: Toshiki Masuda
Character designs for the new characters were also released, which you can check out below.
My Hero Academia is based on Kōhei Horikoshi’s manga of the same name. Kenji Nagasaki is directing the project at Bones, with Yousuke Kuroda (Gundam Build Fighters, Trigun) penning the show’s scripts. Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Berserk) will provide character designs.
My Hero Academia will begin airing on April 3, on MBS/TBS. The title will occupy the “Nichigo” time slot at 5:00PM local time.
Character designs for several of the cast members, including Izuki and All Might, as well as a short promotional video are currently available. You can check these out below.
Source: Comic Natalie