3 more episodes to go before the curtains fall on the Season 5 of MHA. Officially Season 5 had been renewed for 25 episodes and has been streaming every week for the past 6 months. Today anime fans are gearing up for My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23.
Toho had earlier sanctioned the release of 4 physical Blu-ray and DVD sets for Season 5. The final volume is likely to end with Episode 113. On 4th September, episode 110 was streamed in the series and now we can expect 3 more to go, including todays.
Boku no Hero Academia Season 5 has entered deep into the anticipated narrative My Villain Academia arc with the Season 5 Episode 20. Also known as the Meta Liberation Army story, the MVA arc is considered the 7th story in the Rise of Villains Saga. It can be found in chapters from 218 to 240 in the original manga.
Titled “Shimura Tenko: Origin”, Boku no Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 will be accessible to premium subscribers of both Funimation and Crunchyroll simultaneously. The episode can be watched for free too, however, one week after it gets released on these platforms.
My Hero Academia Season 5 is produced by studio Bones and directed by Kenji Nagasaki. Season 5 is based on the manga by the same name and is into is Volume 21. On August 6, the studios premiered the 3rd anime movie, My Hero Academia World Heroes Mission in Japanese theatres. It has broken all records of all the 3 movies released to date turning out to be the top grosser on the box office. Funimation is planning for a global premiere on 29th October.
MHA fans are keeping a tight tab on the release schedule of the remaining 3 episodes of Season 5. Till the time, the movie reaches other parts of the world, let us enjoy My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 (111) release around the world on Crunchyroll and Funimation.
When will Boku no Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 release?
My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 will air at 5:30 PM (JST) in Japan on NHK General TV on Saturday, September 11. MHA Season 5 Episode 23, 111 overall, with English Subs, will be rolled out in the US and Canada on the same day on Saturday, September 11 accessible at different times.
‘My Hero Academia‘ Season 5 Episode 23 will be available for premium subscribers on all the 3 platforms Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu. However, if you don’t have a plan on any of these platforms, you can watch for free. The episodes are free to watch on these platforms a week later, i.e. on Saturday, September 11.
Read on to find when you can watch My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23(111) in your region on Crunchyroll and Funimation in Japanese with English subs!
What is My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 release time?
The time to air Episode 23 has been confirmed on both Crunchyroll and Funimation platforms. Check them out as per the below schedule.
Pacific Standard time – 2:30 AM PST Saturday, September 11 2021 (America)
Central Standard time – 4:30 AM CST Saturday, September 11 2021 (America)
Eastern Standard time – 5:30 AM EST Saturday, September 11, 2021 (America)
British Time- 10:30 AM GMT Saturday, September 11, 2021 (UK)
Central European Time- 11:30 AM CET Saturday, September 11, 2021 (Europe)
Philippine Time- 5:30 PM PHT Saturday, September 11, 2021 (Philippines)
Korea Time- 6:30 PM KST Saturday, September 11, 2021 (Korea)
Australia Time- 7:00 PM ADHT Saturday, September 11, 2021 (Australia)
New Zealand Time- 10:15 PM NZDT Saturday, September 11, 2021 (New Zealand)
India Time- 3:00 PM IST Saturday, September 11, 2021 (India)
Where can I watch ‘MHA’ Season 5 Episode 23?
MHA Season 5 Episode 1 premiered on March 27, 2021, on ytv and NTV in Japan followed by simulcast streaming on Funimation, Crunchyroll, and Hulu. On Crunchyroll, the episode will stream in English subs with original Japanese audio. Hulu platform will also stream with English subs in the US. AnimeLab will stream for fans in Australia and New Zealand. Teh episode can be watched on Wakanim for those in Scandinavia.
MHA Season 5 English dub started streaming on Funimation on April 10, 2021. It was joined by Adult Swim’s Toonami programming block on May 9, 2021.
However, the English dub version of any episode on Funimation and Toonami platforms usually takes around 3-4 weeks after the episode airs. Expect episode 23 to drop in sometime around the second week of October.
To watch English subs on Funimation, 14-day free trial is available on most of the platforms. The episodes can be watched from anywhere on iOS, Android platforms, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and Nintendo Switch.
Crunchyroll also offers 14 days of trial. There is a free version of Crunchyroll for those who don’t want to invest. However, the free version includes ads.
MHA Episode 23 Visual and Preview
Titled ‘Tenko Shimura: Origin’, Episode 23 is presumed to adapt manga chapters 236 through 240. Atsushi, a Twitter user, has released the preview images for Season 5, Episode 23 of “My Hero Academia” (episode 111 overall).
Preview video trailer of Episode 111
Latest set of images can be accessed here
“Finally, a direct confrontation between Death Pattern Tree and Li Destro! Re Destro who exerts his own “unusual ability” and makes a merciless attack on the dead tree. In that process, the memories that I should have forgotten in the dead tree will be revived!”
– My Hero Academia Episode 111 synopsis reads
My Hero Academia Season 5 Episode 23 Spoilers
With My Villain Academia arc finally kicked off in the past 3 episodes, we have been introduced to villains followed by Metahumans. My Villain Academia, the saga that is approaching its end is leading viewers to the turbulent past and the speculations that push Tomura Shigaraki and his men.
Episode 23 of MVA, titled “Tomura Shigaraki: Origin” airing on September 11 will focus precisely on the leader of the Union, the one who has been chosen to become the successor of All For One.
Fans are likely to see the young villain, Tomura, regain his faded memory. The preview images shared on Twitter by user @Atsushi101X also hint at the same. The villain will have flashes of his childhood during the battle with Ri-Destro.
Shigaraki will be confronted with questions like what happened to his family, what does his costume symbolize and why was he “adopted” by All For One? We are likely to have the answers to these questions in the upcoming episode.
My Hero Academia Season 5 Cast
Check out the cast of “My Hero Academia” anime below:
- Daiki Yamashita as Izuku Midoriya,
- Nobuhiko Okamoto as Katsuki Bakugou,
- Yuuki Kaji as Shoto Todoroki,
- Daichi Endō as Twice,
- Aoi Yūki as Tsuyu Asui,
- Eri Kitamura as Mina Ashido,
- Hiro Shimono as Dabi,
- Hiroshi Kamiya as Kojiro Bondo,
- Hiroyuki Yoshino as Present Mic,
- Kenta Miyake as All Might,
- Kouki Uchiyama as Tomura Shigaraki,
- Hitomi Nabatame as Setsuna Tokage,
- Kosuke Miyoshi as Mashirao Ojiro,
- Misato Fukuen as Himiko Toga,
- Tsuguo Mogami as Mr. Compress,
- Yūichi Nakamura as Hawks and
- Yūki Shin as Natsuo Todoroki
My Hero Academia Chapter 326 delayed by a week
The 41st issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine will not publish Kōhei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia Chapter 326 manga on Sunday, 12th September. The mangaka has opted for a break from work citing health issues. However, it is confirmed that the break is only for a week and the next chapter will publish in the 42nd issue of Shonen Jump!
MHA Manga fans will be treated with Chapter 326 on Sunday, September 19, 2021. The spoilers and raw scans can be accessed a couple of days ahead of its official release.
It will be released digitally at midnight JST (Japan Standard Time)/9 AM PDT/11 PM CDT/12 PM EDT/5 PM BST. The chapters are available digitally on Viz Media and Manga Plus for free.
Stay tuned for the latest updates!