If you’ve ever read a superhero comic or watched a popular action anime, you’ll notice that, although the world may be dynamic and ever-shifting, there are rarely ever consequences left behind by major battles, events, and story arcs in many of these types of stories. Though My Hero Academia borrows a lot of influence from these two sources, it also rejects their biggest issue: stagnation. By including consequences and lasting effects in his series, Kohei Horikoshi has made for a truly unique and powerful superhero narrative — hit the jump to read more.
One-for-All may be an mighty quirk but, in the end, it's only Deku's second-greatest power. Hit the jump below to find out why his tears hold more impact than any Delaware Smash could!
U.A. High School may be known for its hero course, but its fledgling students are sure to learn a thing or two that can be applied even when the capes are off. While we may not possess quirks, what could the experiences of My Hero Academia's Class 1-A teach us about growing up? Hit the jump to find out!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac turns his attention to My Hero Academia and the intense rivalry between Izuku Midoriya and Katsuki Bakugo. What is it that allows Midoriya to overcome his rival? Is it just that he tries hard? No! Hit the jump to find out what really empowers Midoriya to go beyond!