News My Hero Academia Anime's 2nd Season Premieres on March 25
posted on 2017-02-01 10:20 EST
The second volume of Anri Takashi's Boku no Hero Academia Yūei Hakusho novel is revealing on Friday that the second season of the My Hero Academia television anime will premiere on March 25. The series will air on Saturdays at 5:30 p.m. on the NTV (Nippon TV) and YTV (Yomiuri TV) channels.
Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine had revealed in December that the second anime season adapting Kōhei Horikoshi's original My Hero Academia manga was slated to premiere in April.
The new season's cast members include Azu Sakura as Mei Hatsume, Saki Ogasawara as Itsuka Kendō, and Kōji Okino as Tetsutetsu Tetsutetsu, Miho Masaka as Ibara Shiozaki, and Kōhei Amasaki as Neito Monoma.
Kenji Nagasaki is returning to direct the series at BONES, with Yousuke Kuroda returning to write and oversee the scripts. Yoshihiko Umakoshi is again serving as the character designer and chief animation director, and Yuuki Hayashi is also returning to compose the music. The main cast from the first season is also returning.
The new season will cover the U.A. Sports Festival arc of Horikoshi's original manga.