My Hero Academia The Movie: The Two Heroes reveals the voices of two original characters

The official website of the upcoming My Hero Academia movie, entitled My Hero Academia The Movie: The Two Heroes, has revealed two new voices that will join the cast. Both will be original characters created for the occasion, being Mirai Shida the voice of Melissa, a girl without Don to whom Deku knows in I Island. Katsuhisa Namase will give voice to Melissa's father, Devitt, who was a friend of All Might in his youth and nowadays he is a scientist who creates objects of support for heroes, something to which his daughter aspires as well.

The history of the film will be developed abroad, in a gigantic floating city known as "I Island", taking place after the arch of the final exam. The film will tell us the days of All Might's youth.

Kohei Horikoshi appears as responsible for the original work, character designs and chief supervisor. The team returns from the television series, with Kenji Nagasaki as director, Yousuke Kuroda as screenwriter, Yoshihiko Umakoshi as character designer and Yuuki Hayashi as a composer, all working under the BONES animation studio.

Its premiere in Japanese cinemas is scheduled for August 3.

Horikoshi launched the superhero manga series in Weekly Shonen Jump in July 2014, and Shueisha published 18th volumeon April 4. The manga has more than 13 million copies in print. Viz Media is publishing the manga digitally in its Weekly Shonen Jump magazine and in print.