The film debuted in Japan on August 6 and sold approximately 720,000 tickets on its opening weekend alone, and has become the highest-earning film in the franchise. The film will now premiere in over 1,500 theaters in the US, UK, Canada, and Ireland on October 29, and Australia and New Zealand on October 28. Spanish and Portuguese dubbed films will also screen in Latin America.
Funimation has revealed that those who watch the film in theaters on opening weekend — from October 29 to 31 — will receive a 76-page My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Vol. W Specialty Manga Booklet featuring exclusive manga. Contents will include an original scenario, an interview with past and present manga editors, costume and character designs, and an interview with the manga creator Kōhei Horikoshi.
In My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: World Heroes’ Mission, Izuku Midoriya and his classmates at U.A. Academy join Pro-Heroes in their battle against an underground organization called Humarise that seeks to destroy all those who possess Quirks. The film is produced by Bones, directed by Kenji Nagasaki, with screenplay writing by Yōsuke Kuroda.
Take a look at the official dubbed trailer above.
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