My Hero Academia: an award to Kohei Horikoshi
Kohei Horikoshi, the author behind the creation of the writing and drawings of My Hero Academia to the Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed through his official profile Twitter to have won the award as the best creator of the manga in 2018 on the occasion of the annual edition of the Seoul Media Comics, the event held in South Korea.
It is, note on, the first author who is non-Korean to receive an award of this importance.
Here are some photos of the prize spread directly from the master Horikoshi on his Twitter profile:
— 僕のヒーローアカデミア公式 (@myheroacademia) February 3, 2019
MY HERO ACADEMIA is a manga series written and illustrated by Kohei Horikoshi from 7 July 2014. Currently have been published in 215 chapters weekly, and the first 212 have been collected in 22 volumes. In Japan it is published by "Weekly Shonen Jump" (Shueisha). In Italy the rights of the manga have been acquired by Editions Star Comics, with 17 volumes available.
The manga has experimented with the transposition of three animated series with 63 episodes total transmitted. In Italy you can watch it for free, legally, and with Italian subtitles on the streaming platform VVVVID (Dynit). It was announced that the fourth season that will start in October 2019. From 17 September 2018 to 7 January 2019, Mediaset, through Italy 2, has passed the first animated series, in the clear, and dubbing in Italian.
The first feature-length film, “My Hero Academia – The Movie: the Two Heroes“, which was released in Japan on August 3, 2018 and has the active collaboration of Kohei Horikoshi himself and the 23 and 24 march 2019 will arrive in Italy under the label of Dynit. Recently it was announced the production of a feature-length live-action with the joint cooperation of Shueisha and Legendary (the u.s. study) and a new theatrical show.
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