The first episode of the fifth season of the My Hero Academia anime revealed a teaser video with more details on for the third anime film in the franchise. The film’s title is My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: World Heroes’ Mission, and it will open in Japan on August 6, 2021.
The video teases that in the film’s story, Deku will be wanted by authorities for mass murder. Additionally, the film will feature an incident that involves the whole world. The narration on the teaser states, “the time limit until the world destruction crisis is two hours.”
My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: World Heroes’ Mission will feature an original story. Original manga creator Kōhei Horikoshi will again serve as chief supervisor and original character designer.
Kenji Nagasaki is returning from the television series and two previous films in the franchise to direct the new film at BONES. Other returning staff members include scriptwriter Yousuke Kuroda, character designer Yoshihiko Umakoshi, and composer Yuki Hayashi.