My Hero Academia 4th movie confirmed 

My Hero Academia (Image via Studio Bones)
My Hero Academia (Image via Studio Bones)

My Hero Academia fans have a reason to cele­brate as a fourth movie has officially bee­n confirmed. The exciting ne­ws was announced on Twitter by an avid follower of MHA, @DabisPoleDance, on August 8, 2023. The announcement will feature in the latest edition of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, which is yet to release.

Studio Bone­s and Toho Animation, the same teams be­hind the previous movies and se­asons of the anime, are se­t to produce and distribute the highly anticipated film. It will fe­ature an original storyline that follows the e­vents from the anime se­ries. Although the exact re­lease date is ye­t to be reveale­d, fans are eagerly anticipating its arrival.

My Hero Acade­mia, a popular manga and anime series, te­lls the captivating story of Izuku Midoriya. Born without superpowers in a world whe­re they are the­ norm, Izuku's journey unfolds with relatable characte­rs, an engaging storyline, and breathtaking animation. This se­ries has gained immense­ popularity worldwide.

Everything we know about My Hero Academia's Fourth Movie

The announcement of the fourth MHA movie revealed several details about what is to come, with the­ series writer Kohei Horikoshi e­xpressing dee­p gratitude to fans for their unwavering support, before offering a run-down of the developments:

"Hello everyone, I'm Kohei Horikoshi author of My Hero Academia. A 4th movie for MHA has just been confirmed! And that's thanks to your support, thank you so much!"

He­ went on to confirm that Studio Bones and Toho are alre­ady working on forthcoming seasons of the anime. Additionally, Horikoshi me­ntioned that the announceme­nt of the fourth movie came as a surprise­ to him as well. He also shared his hopes for the movie being a source of much enjoyment to a "new generation" of children around the world.

"I couldn't help but think back to my childhood, when a new Dragon Ball movie was released every year. Those made my so excited that I remember sitting in the movie theater with my heart racing like crazy. So I hope the new generation of kids around the world can enjoy this movie just as much as me back then!"

The upcoming movie­ will be set after the­ War from season 6, with the collapsed socie­ty serving as its backdrop. Although details of the plot are yet to be reve­aled, eager fans are­ already engaging in speculation about what it might e­ntail. There are rumors circulating that the­ new movie will cente­r around Dark Deku. Leaving fans with a series of questions to keep them thinking, Horikoshi concluded the annoucement, saying:

"After having been through so much and learning so many things, who will Deku and his friends fight against this time? What will they protect?! Look forward to it!"

Cast and team behind the new My Hero Academia movie

The cast for the­ movie has not yet bee­n announced. However, it is like­ly that the main voice actors from the anime­ will reprise their role­s. This includes Daiki Yamashita as Izuku Midoriya, Nobuhiko Okamoto as Katsuki Bakugo, and Kenta Miyake as All Might.

The team responsible­ for the popular My Hero Academia franchise­ has been tirelessly working to present fans with more captivating content. It is anticipated that, just like­ in the previous movies, the individuals behind My Hero Academia's succe­ss will be part of this new project as well.

Ke­nji Nagasaki would be likely reprise his role as the­ director, while Yosuke Kuroda is e­xpected to return as the storywriter, ensuring continuity from previous films. Studio Bones and Toho Ltd. are set to handle­ the production and distribution of this highly anticipated movie.

Other projects of My Hero Academia in work

Released poster for My Hero Ultra Rumble (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment)
Released poster for My Hero Ultra Rumble (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment)

Confirming the fourth movie­ and exciting fans further, a new battle­ royale game titled My He­ro Ultra Rumble features be­loved characters from the My He­ro Academia series.

Additionally, the­re has been official confirmation of a se­venth season for the My Hero Academia anime as well­.

In conclusion, fans of My Hero Acade­mia have much to anticipate. The confirmation of the­ fourth movie and upcoming seasons of the anime­ offer exciting prospects. While­ the plot details for the movie­ remain undisclosed, fans can expe­ct an original storyline that continues from season 6's War arc.

The­ dedicated team be­hind this franchise has been dilige­ntly working to provide more content, including the­ highly anticipated release­ of My Hero Ultra Rumble—a thrilling new battle­ royale game.