My Hero Academia Reveals Character Designs For Tsuyu Asui, Minoru Mineta

posted on 2016-01-17 23:30 EST

The official website for the television anime of Kōhei Horikoshi's My Hero Academia (Boku no Hero Academia) manga revealed the character designs in and out of costume on Monday for characters Tsuyu Asui and Minoru Mineta. This year's seventh issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced the voice cast for the two characters on Monday.

Aoi Yūki (Madoka Magica's Madoka, ERASED's Kayo Hinazuki) as Tsuyu Asui

Ryou Hirohashi (Wagnaria!!'s Aoi Yamada, Sailor Moon Crystal's Luna) as Minoru Mineta

The rest of the anime's cast so far includes:

  • Daiki Yamashita (Yowamushi Pedal's Sakamichi Onoda, Log Horizon's Tōya) as Izuku Midoriya
  • Kenta Miyake (Assassination Classroom's Akira Takaoka, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders' Mohammed Abdul) as All Might
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto (A Certain Magical Index's Accelerator, Bakuman.'s Eiji Niizuma) as Katsuki Bakugō
  • Ayane Sakura (Love Live! School idol project's Arisa Ayase, Terraformars' Eva Frost) as Ochako Uraraka
  • Kaito Ishikawa (One-Punch Man's Genos, Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet's Ledo) as Tenya Iida

TOHO Animation previously streamed the anime's second promotional video in December, which previews the main characters in their regular clothes and in their hero costumes.

The anime will premiere in April on the MBS/TBS channel network's "Nichigo" timeslot every Sunday at 5:00 p.m.

Kenji Nagasaki (Gundam Build Fighters, Classroom Crisis, No. 6) is directing the anime at the studio BONES (Blood Blockade Battlefront, Concrete Revolutio, Fullmetal Alchemist). Yousuke Kuroda (Gundam Build Fighters, Honey and Clover, Trigun) is overseeing the series' scripts. Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Air Master, Heartcatch Precure!, Berserk) is designing the characters for animation.

Images © Kōhei Horikoshi / Shueisha, My Hero Academia Production Committee, MBS

Source: MoCa News

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