My Hero Academia Season 5 has been confirmed. The news was revealed in Issue #19 of Weekly Shonen Jump. In addition, The official Twitter account for the My Hero Academia franchise unveiled an announcement poster and promo video for the anime show new season. However, no release date has been announced yet.
Like the previous season, My Hero Academia season 5 might be released in October 2020, but chances are the season will be delayed for release in the early part of 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Boku no Hero Academia 5th season will continue the “Joint Training Arc” in which students from class 1-A and 1-B face each other.
My Hero Academia anime fourth season began broadcast on October 12th, 2019. The anime current opening theme song “Polaris” is by BLUE ENCOUNT and the ending theme song “Kōkai no Uta” (“About a voyage”) by Sayuri. The first season of the television anime show adaptation of Kōhei Horikoshi‘s My Hero Academia (Boku no Hīrō Academia) aired in Japan from April 3 to June 26, 2016, followed by a second season from April 1 to September 30, 2017, then a third season from April 7 to September 29, 2018. The first an animated film titled My Hero Academia: Two Heroes was released on August 3 of that year. The second film titled My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising to premiere December 20th, 2019. A video game based on the anime, My Hero Academia: Battle for All, was released in Japan on May 19, 2016, for the Nintendo 3DS. The second video game, titled My Hero One’s Justice, was released for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows on October 26, 2018.
Kōhei Horikoshi debuted My Hero Academia (Boku no Hīrō Akademia) manga series in Weekly Shōnen Jump in July 2014. The first season of the anime television series adaptation aired from April 3 to June 26, 2016. The second season aired from April 1 to September 30, 2017. The manga series received a spinoff manga series titled Vilante – My Hero Academia: Illegals about quirk holders who fight crime without the hero association approval. The spinoff is by Furuhashi and Court Betten was launched in Shonen Jump GIGA in August 2016, before moving to the Shonen Jump+ App.