My Hero Academia might currently be hard at work with its full comeback for Season 6 later this year but the series has set release dates for when fans around the world will be able to check out the special OVA releases for the Summer. The anime will be coming back this Fall with the most intense arc of the adaptation to date but luckily fans will be able to relax just a bit this Summer with two special new episodes outside of the main story. The first of these specials is now screening in so fans in other territories have been wondering why they would get their chance to see it.
My Hero Academia took the stage with a special new event highlighting some of the animefuture with it officially announced that the two new OVA specials now screening in Japan will be releasing around the rest of the world beginning on August 1st as spotted by on Twitter. Fans attending Anime Expo will be able to check out the first of these new specials much earlier than that as part of Crunchyroll’offerings for the convention but thankfully it would not be much longer for everyone else.
Crunchyroll officially describes the first of My Hero Academias new OVAs titled HLB as such HLB stands for Hero League of Baseball it is a baseball league founded by pro heroes who love baseball. Its game day The last game of HLB championship is between Gang Orca and Shishidos two rival agencies. They form a team Orcas and Lionels to compete. In the world of HLB there is no rule using their quirks is of course accepted. However just when the game is about to finish they are interrupted by a villain. Who will be the winner of HLB?
A synopsis for the second OVA titled Laugh As if you are in Hell. has yet to be revealed but it has been confirmed that it will be introducing a new villain to the series named Mr. Smiley. He will be voiced by Hironori Kondo who can be heard in various Super Sentai projects such as Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger upon his debut so luckily it has been confirmed it would not be too much longer until fans outside of Japan will get to see either of these new OVA specials.