Aside from season 6, there is something else My Hero Academia fans can look forward to in 2022. The next home video release has been announced. Finally, the My Hero Academia Season 5 Part 2 Blu-ray & DVD coming later this year. Excited viewers can already start pre-ordering on the Crunchyroll store. In addition, there is also a limited edition release that contains exclusive content.
“Deku, Bakugo and Shoto endure an explosive work study with Endeavor settling into his role as the number one hero and as a father,” reads the synopsis. “Elsewhere, a sinister group attacks the League of Villains and puts their darkest beliefs to the test.” My Hero Academia Season 5 Part 2 Blu-ray and DVD releases on December 20, 2022. It contains episodes 102 to 113 (episodes 14 to 25 of the season), available in English and Japanese. Some of the special features include:
- Lyricsless opening and closing songs
- Promotional videos
- OVA 1: HLB (Hero League Baseball)
- OVA 2: “Laugh! Like You’re In Hell”
- My Hero Academia Season 5: Villain Lightning Round Q&A
Meanwhile, the limited edition has these additional exclusives:
- 64-page hardcover art book with cast interviews
- My Villain Academia Embroidered Patch
- Ochaco acrylic key ring
Crunchyroll is accepting pre-orders until December 19th. The regular costs $48.74, while the limited edition is $63.74. For more information, check out the Crunchyroll Store website.
About the series
My Hero Academia is a manga series created by Kohei Horikoshi. Weekly Shonen Jump began serializing the manga in July 2014. The series became a huge hit worldwide and spawned a media franchise. The anime adaptation of the studio Bones premiered in April 2016. Meanwhile, the sixth season will premiere on October 1, 2022. In addition, the series also has movies, spin-offs, video games and other merchandise.
My Hero Academia revolves around a world where most people have special powers called Quirks. With these, some become heroes and contribute to maintaining peace in society. The story follows Izuku Midoriya, a quirkless boy who wants to become a hero like his idol, All Might. After an incident, All Might meets Midoriya and decides to pass his Quirk on to him. Soon after, Midoriya enrolls at UA High School, the top Hero Academy in Japan. With that, Midoriya’s journey to becoming a hero begins.