While My Hero Academia is a great manga and anime, there seems to be a noticeable lack of video games for it. However, Funimation is working on solving this issue, starting with this mobile game called My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero. Baby steps first, don’t you know?
Funimation, in cooperation with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Games, officially announces My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero. This game will be the first ever My Hero Academia mobile RPG game available outside Japan. In fact, this will be the first My Hero Academia game to see release outside Japan ever. The game currently has no specific release date aside from Spring 2021. However, gamers can pre-register for the game on its website, The App Store for iOS, or on Google Play for Android. Even better, if you pre-register, it grants you in-game rewards for doing so. The more players pre-register for the game, the higher the rewards, so there’s definitely a bit of an incentive to get more people to sign up for it.
My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero: Details
So what is My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero about? Well, it’s a mobile role playing game, for starters. The game will be in English, and will be available in North America, Latin America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Scandinavia.
There’s currently not much in the way of gameplay details for My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero. Currently, the only details include the ability to play as Class 1-A heroes like Deku, Bakugo, and Todoroki; Pro Heroes like All Might and Endeavour, and even villains like Stain. Players will be able to build their own team roster in a story mode, and use that team to take on villains like Shigaraki and the Nomu. The game will also allow you to battle other players in a PVP mode, or join up for Allied Assaults in co-op mode. Every month after the game’s release will see new content, so if you don’t see your favorite hero or villain, all you have to do is wait, and they’ll eventually appear.
My Hero Academia: The Strongest Hero will be the first My Hero Academia mobile RPG game to see an English release. In fact, it’s the first My Hero Academia game the English fans will see period. If you’re interested in playing a game based on the hit anime/manga, check out its website, and prepare for its arrival sometime in Spring 2021.
Source: Funimation, MyHeroGame.com