"My Hero Academia" Anime Film's World Premiere Comes to Anime Expo

The series' first feature film debuts ahead of its fall opening


The very first My Hero Academia film will officially have its world premiere in the U.S. thanks to a partnership between Toho and Funimation Films. My Hero Academia: Two Heroes makes its English-subtitled debut at next month's Anime Expo 2018 in Los Angeles, CA ahead of a theatrical run in the U.S. and Canada this fall. 


The screening is set for July 5 at 12:30pm in Main Event Hall B of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Admission will be free to all AX 2018 badge holders, with seating available on a first come, first served basis. Once the feature concludes there will be a celebrity guest panel featuring the following guests:


  • Daiki Yamashita, Japanese voice actor of Deku (movie and series)
  • Mirai Shida, Japanese voice actor of Melissa Shield (movie specific character) 
  • Katsuhisa Namase, Japanese voice actor of David Shield (movie specific character)
  • Justin Briner, English voice actor of Deku (movie and series)
  • Colleen Clinkenbeard, English ADR director and voice of Yaoyorozu (movie and series)


The teaser from April:


Here's the schedule:


WHEN:     Thursday, July 5, 2018

                  12:30 pm        Subtitled World Premiere of “MY HERO ACADEMIA: Two Heroes”

                  2:00 pm          Celebrity Guest Panel 


WHERE:   Anime Expo 2018 – Los Angeles Convention Center

                  Main Event Hall B


My Hero Academia: Two Heroes opens in Japan on August 3. 



Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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