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Superman, Spider-Man, and More Exists in My Hero Academia Universe

In real life, superheroes with superhuman powers don’t exist but surely gives hope to those who are hopeless. Unknowingly, superheroes are one of the biggest factors that contribute to human lives right now. While these superhumans don’t exist in the real world, people are giving them life in the drawing.

Kohei Horikoshi is one of these people. Apart from being known as the author and creator of My Hero Academia, he is also known as a big fan of superheroes from DC and Marvel. Well, it’s not a big surprise knowing that his creation is about superheroes.

Knowing that he’s a fan of these western heroes, many fans are imagining what will happen if the author decides to add Superman, Spider-Man, and more to the My Hero Academia universe.

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One of the chapters of My Hero Academia manga has showcased some of the most popular heroes from the DC and Marvel universe. While they are not called on their names, the silhouettes of heroes look exactly the same as Superman, Wolverine, Spider-Man, and More.

Apart from this, it seems that the spin of the series, My Hero Academia Vigilantes, seems to be referenced to Spider-Man. The main protagonist of the series in Boku no Hero Academia Vigilantes is Koichi Haimawari, which has a costume almost similar to Spider-Man.

My Hero Academia is part of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine by Shueisha. Right now, the manga is currently at Paranormal Liberation War Arc where the heroes are having a head-to-head match against the villains.

About My Hero Academia

My Hero Academia, also known as Boku no Hero Academia, follows the story of Izuku Midoriya, a Quirkless boy who is dreaming of becoming a superhero. One day, Izuku met All Might, the number 1 pro hero. All Might decides to make Izuku the successor of One for All Quirk. Slowly, Izuku started to learn how to properly use the power that he got to save the world and become the number 1 hero.

My Hero Academia is a Japanese manga series written by Kohei Horikoshi. The manga has been serialized in July 2014 and becomes part of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. Since its serialization, the series already garnered a total of 30 volumes. Boku no Hero Academia also receives its own anime adaptation and several anime films.

By Billy Cortez

Billy is an anime geek fan. He loves reading manga and watching anime during his free time. His favorite anime and manga series are One Piece and Hunter x Hunter.