Mumbai: It’s time for “Quirks” and “Heroes” to take centre stage in India! Cartoon Network proudly announces the arrival of the globally acclaimed series ‘My Hero Academia’ for the first time on Indian Television in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam. In a celebration of Japanese animation's distinctive flair, Cartoon Network invites viewers to immerse themselves in the extraordinary saga of Izuku Midoriya. Brace for a "Super Sunday" spectacle on September 10, Sunday at 1:00 PM, where power-packed episodes will unfold their might, continuing with weekly instalments every weekend thereafter.
A treat of epic proportions awaits all Otakus, as 'My Hero Academia' descends upon Cartoon Network, chronicling the enthralling battles and unbreakable bonds that define its universe. The series traces Izuku Midoriya's remarkable odyssey from being "Quirkless" to earning a coveted spot at U.A. High School—an esteemed institution for aspiring heroes. This narrative cornerstone unveils a world of intricate hero-villain dynamics, encapsulating the evolution of "Heroes" and the triumphant ascent over adversity.
Watch the ‘My Hero Academia’ trailer here
Renowned voiceover artists lend their prowess to the show's main characters in Hindi. Vidit Kumar brings life to Izuku Midoriya, Sahil Vinod Kulkarni, voices Katsuki Bakugo, and Mohak Ninad voices All Might.
Talking about the show’s premiere, Warner Bros. Discovery head of kids cluster, South Asia Uttam Pal Singh said, “Cartoon Network has consistently led in presenting unique and popular narratives to its audiences. As part of our fan-centric strategy, our anime lineup has garnered tremendous response, and we are elated to offer Indian fans yet another sensational storytelling experience that has taken the global stage.”
He added, “Our high-quality dubs of ‘My Hero Academia’ in multiple languages will fully submerge fans into this heroic saga. The series' universal themes of courage, camaraderie, and the voyage to heroism align seamlessly with Cartoon Network's core values."
To ensure an immersive experience within the 'My Hero Academia' universe, Cartoon Network India goes the extra mile. The show will premiere in five languages—English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada—granting audiences nationwide the opportunity to embrace this inspiring tale in their preferred language. The captivating and action-packed anime series, with its engaging plot, endearing characters, and thrilling hero-villain clashes, will be accompanied by a range of digital activities for fans, including a thrilling watch-and-win contest and power-packed content on Cartoon Network India’s official social media handles.
Mark your calendars for September 10—a day that will witness the unfolding of a tale encompassing heart and valour. Prepare to embark on an extraordinary voyage laden with courage and friendship, destined to captivate audiences across the Indian subcontinent.