My Hero Academia season 6 is happening, and it was officially confirmed immediately after season 5 was wrapped up. Izuku Midoriya will continue to pursue his dreams to become a superhero. This super-popular anime takes a cue from the manga series by Kōhei Horikoshi.
The keen anticipation for the forthcoming season is magnified, as it will be based on one of the most celebrated arcs in the manga series. That is, the “Paranormal Liberation War,” will take the center stage. This anime has witnessed a meteoric rise of success and is considered one of the best new-gen series. If you are waiting for the latest updates, here is a quick look at what’s ahead for season 6.
Is Season 6 happening?
It’s officially in the news that season 6 of My Hero Academia is happening. Season 5 had concluded its run in September last year, and it had successfully merged two story arcs. Not long after season 5 ended, to the much excitement of the fans, season 6 was announced on September 25, 2021. It was only a matter of minutes when the Japanese website of the franchise, hereaca.com, made the announcement. The team was quick to reveal that is already in the production stage.
When Will Season 6 Release?
The broadcasting slate for My Hero Academia season 6 is scheduled for Fall 2022. The anime was assigned the Fall release date at the Jump Festa ’22 anime and manga convention. According to the trend of the Fall premiering season, the anime titles receive international simulcasting and broadcasting in Japan.
The Fall slate will run from October to December 2022. Gathering from the programming block for the series in Japan, it may get a premiere on a Saturday, be it October 9 or October 15. But, there is no official confirmation.
Is Any Teaser Available?
There is a teaser trailer available for My Hero Academia season 6 that gives a taste of what one could expect this coming season. It had featured during the Jump Festa’22 event. The trailer gives a succinct idea of what is to come this season, removing any trace of ambiguity.
It lasts for 37 seconds, however, it brings a whole lot of information. With its compelling narratorial tone, the trailer announces that a decisive battle is approaching, in which the Heroes will pitch against those in The Paranormal Liberation Front.
Who Will Return This Season?
Izuku Midoriya is once again the central character this coming season. Other important characters in season 6 of My Hero Academia are Katsuki Bakugo, Ochaco Uraraka. It will also feature Izuku’s friends and teammates such as Eijiro Kirishima, Shoto Todoroki, and Tenya Ida.
What Will Happen in Season 6?
The destructive and immensely powerful Paranormal Liberation Front is the biggest enemy for the Heroes this season. Shigarakiu Tomura will be leading this front. Izuku and Tomura have a major battle up their sleeves, and this was building for quite some time in the previous seasons.
It requires the heroes to unite and train with more intensity to curb the rising threat. As the narrator in the trailer is foreboding, the war is going to be an “all-out,” on which Japan’s fate hangs. The coming season is adapting chapters 253-306 of the manga series to feature the arc.