Funimation has announced that the third cinematic entry in the My Hero Academia franchise, My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission, will be released in theaters this fall. Animated by the team at Toho, the film continues the story of the heroes-in-training “as they try to save the world in a thrilling, edge-of-your-seat addition to this global phenomenon franchise.”
Available in both English dub and subtitles, the film will be shown in more than 1,500 theaters, United States and Canada on October 29 (with tickets on sale October 1); in the United Kingdom and Ireland (October 29); and in Australia and New Zealand (October 28).
Following the English dub and subtitle releases, the film will come to Latin America soon in Spanish and Portuguese. It will also come to Scandinavia by Funimation Global Group’s Wakanim in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland, all with subtitles in English as well as in each country’s corresponding language (except Iceland).
My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission will follow U.A. High School students Izuku Midoriya, Izuku Midoriya, Shoto Todoroki, and Katsuki Bakugo face the greatest crisis in My Hero Academia history, with only two hours to save the world!During their internship with the number one Pro Hero Endeavor Agency, Deku and his new friend Rody find themselves wanted nationwide for a crime they didn’t commit. Can Deku and his friends stop Humarise’s global plans of eliminating all Quirks?
My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission is preceded by two other films in the My Hero Academia franchise: My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising (2020) and My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (2018).
The cast for My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission in English and Japanese includes:
- Izuku Midoriya – Justin Briner (English), Daiki Yamashita (Japanese)
- Katsuki Bakugo – Clifford Chapin (English), Nobuhiko Okamoto (Japanese)
- Shoto Todoroki – David Matranga (English), Yuki Kaji (Japanese)
- Endeavor – Patrick Seitz (English), Tetsu Inada (Japanese)
- Flect Turn – Robbie Daymond (English), Kazuya Nakai (Japanese)
- Pino – Cristina Vee (English), Megumi Hayashibara (Japanese)
- Rody Soul – Ryan Colt Levy (English), Ryo Yoshizawa (Japanese)
The film is directed by Kenji Nagasaki. It is not yet rated and has a total run time of 104 minutes.
Here is the trailer: