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Funimation Acquires "My Hero Academia" Season 2; Episodes To Stream Same Day As Japanese Broadcast

Mar 01, 2017 - PR Newswire

 Following the successful first season of the most highly-anticipated, new series of 2016, Funimation® Entertainment revealed today that it has acquired rights to Season 2 of "My Hero Academia." In a first for the series, "My Hero Academia" will premiere simultaneously in Japan, U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland on Saturday, April 1, 2017. Including the premiere, Funimation will present the first six episodes of both the English-subtitled simulcast and English SimulDub(TM) on the same day they ar...