My Hero Academia is currently in the biggest arc of the series so far: The Shie Hassaikai Arc with many new characters being introduced. Fans of the franchise who keep themselves up to date with the manga know that a new major character is about to be introduced. Izuku is about to step into a big world of Pro Heroes and new heroes will be introduced when the set of new rankings are put out. One of the heroes, Hawks, just got a voice actor.
@AIR_News01 Tweeted out the confirmation regarding Hawks’ voice actor and looks like Yuichi Nakamura has been assigned for it. Yuichi Nakamura has been working as a voice actor since 2001 and has been the voice behind many influential characters, including Muramasa from Bleach, Renji Yomo from Tokyo Ghoul and Mumen Rider from One Punch Man.
Yuichi Nakamura will join the cast of “My Hero Academia” as the voice of Hawks pic.twitter.com/IneDZcX9md— A.I.R (Anime Intelligence (and) Research) (@AIR_News01) December 5, 2019
Fans have reacted very positively to the announcement and are excited to see his performance. This news went live due to the inclusion of Hawks in the brand new My Hero Academia film, Heroes Rising. His role in the movie is not yet clear, but the character has a substantial role to play in the manga.
About My Hero Academia:
My Hero Academia or Boku no Hero Academia is the story of a quirkless boy Izuku Midoriya and how he backed the greatest Hero alive. Midoriya, a boy who has been admiring heroes and their ventures since the day he was born, came into this world without a quirk. On one fateful day, he meets All Might the greatest Hero of all time and discovers that he was quirkless as well. With his diligent attitude and unwavering spirit about being a hero, Midoriya manages to impress All Might and is chosen to be the heir to the power of One for All. Upon inheriting, he gets access to all the abilities of the No 1 hero.