Anime is fascinating to watch. Different anime are released to date. Some of them are action-based and some portray mystery. Although originating from Japan now the entire world loves watching it. They have gained much attention and appraisal. Generally, the characters are missed by the fans whenever that particular anime series ends. If we say it of being addictive, it would not be wrong. One such series is My Hero Academia. What are the current updates about it? Is it to return? In this post, you will get all your answers related to My Hero Academia season 5.
My Hero Academia Season 5
The anime season is finally here, and so, many shows are returning. One of the most anticipated shows, My Hero Academia, is making a comeback. Apart from this, there are many anime series that will be returning on Funimation. But, My Hero Academia is creating a buzz as it is to release soon this month. Fans were keenly waiting for this day after the fourth season wrapped up leaving behind a cliffhanger. Funimation had dropped updates of Attack on Titan as well as Jujutsu Kaisen. And hence, now it’s the time for My Hero Academia to return with season 5. Finally, we have an official announcement about the forthcoming season. Thus, presently there is a confirmation about the release date.
My Hero Academia Season 5 Release Date
The premiering of My Hero Academia season 5 will commence from 27th March 2021. It is all set, to begin with, a recap episode titled ‘Episode 0.’ It cannot be regarded as the first installment of season 5. Rather it will act as a gap filler between the finale of season 4 and the first episode of the upcoming season. Despite not being the actual start of season 5 from 27th March, fans are excited to watch it. The first episode will be released on 3rd April this year. Earlier there were rumors according to which, this anime series can return in 2021.
Currently, the official trailer has been released. My Hero Academia will be returning both on Crunchyroll and Funimation. The latter has announced of premiering of this season will make a boom on 27th March itself. It will be available across several countries including Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Canada, United States, Mexico, and Ireland. Funimation will not only provide the series in its original audio but also there is an availability of dubbed content. In addition to this, the platform will offer My Hero Academia with subtitles too. In North America, it is available on Hulu. With the release of season 5, we will come to know about a piece of delighting news. This show will feature the 100th episode in this new season.
However, the release time for the episode is not confirmed yet. Moreover, a new poster was revealed in front of the fans on 14th February by using the medium of a Twitter post.
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About the Series
Written by Kōhei Horikoshi, My Hero Academia is a Japanese manga series. It falls under the genre of fantasy, superhero, and adventure. Later on, it was then adapted into an anime series. The first season consisting of 13 episodes was released in April 2016 and ended in June 2016. On the other hand, the second season was aired on 1st April 2017 and lasted till 30th September 2017. Further, My Hero Academia season 3 dropped on 7th April 2018 and the final episode was on the screens on 29th September 2018. Lastly, 12th October 2019 marked the beginning of season 4 and landed on a conclusion on 4th April 2019. The series has four seasons and 88 episodes until now. Meanwhile, the fifth season is on its way. The number of episodes was the same in the last three seasons.
Apart from it, there have been two animated films titled, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes and My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising. both of them were released in August 2018 and December 2019 respectively.