Prepare for the next adventure of My Hero Academia! The popular series’ fourth anime movie has unveiled its title, My Hero Academia The Movie: You’re Next, and its teaser visual and trailer. The movie will come out in Japan on August 2. The plot will center on a mysterious individual who strongly resembles All Might.
Check out the teaser visual and trailer here:
The movie is directed by Tensai Okamura, who has directed anime such as Wolf’s Rain, Blue Exorcist, and Kuromukuro. Kenji Nagasaki, who directed the previous movies and the first three seasons of the TV series (and is now the chief director of the TV series), is the animation advisor for the movie.
The rest of the staff for the Bones production are familiar names from the My Hero Academia franchise, such as:
- Scriptwriter: Yousuke Kuroda
- Character Designer: Yoshihiko Umakoshi
- Music Composer: Yuki Hayashi
The My Hero Academia manga, written and illustrated by Kouhei Horikoshi, started serialization in 2014 and has 39 volumes as of November 2023. It is published by Shueisha. The TV series adaptation debuted in 2016, and its seventh season will premiere on May 4 this year.
The manga is about:
Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn’t got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for budding heroes, his life is looking more and more like a dead end. Then an encounter with All Might, the greatest hero of them all, gives him a chance to change his destiny…Viz Media
The cast of the movie includes:
- Daiki Yamashita as Deku
- Nobuhiko Okamoto as Katsuki Bakugo
- Ayane Sakura as Ochaco
- Kaito Ishikawa as Tenya Iida
- Yuki Kaji as Shoto Todoroki