The official website of the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi’s Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga is now online and has revealed that Studio Bones (Kekkai Sensen, Fullmetal Alchemist) will produce the series. The first visual for the anime was also revealed:
The anime adaptation of the series was announced in the recent issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. The issue also reveals that Hirofumi Neda will launch the Boku no Hero Academia Smash!! (My Hero Academia Smash!!) “special spinoff” manga on the Jump+ digital app and in Weekly Shonen Jump.
Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) is an action adventure manga series written and illustrated by Kouhei Horikoshi. The series began in July 2014 under Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, where a total of 5 volumes have been compiled. The series has had good reception selling over 200, 000 copies in 4 months, with the first volume selling out in short time.
Synopsis of Boku no Hero Academia from MAL:
People are not born equal, a realization that 4-year-old Midoriya Izuku faced when bullied by his classmates who had unique special powers. Izuku was one of the rare cases where he was born with absolutely no unique powers. This did not stop Izuku from pursuing his dream, a dream of becoming a great hero like the legendary All-Might. To become the great hero he hopelessly wants to become, he now will join the ranks of one of the highest rated “Hero Academies” in the country: Yueiko. With the help of his idol All-Might, will he be able to claim the ranks and become a true hero?
A TV anime adaptation of Boku no Hero Academia is being produced by Studio Bones. Further information about the series will be revealed in the near future.
Source – Boku no Hero Academia Anime Website