Funimation began streaming a new trailer for the upcoming fourth season of My Hero Academia. The trailer previews the new opening theme song “Polaris” by Blue Encount. We also get introduced to a new character named Eri, the mysterious girl who is the key to the new story in season four. She is voiced by Seiran Koboyashi. The new season will premiere October 12 and will air on YTV and NTV Saturdays at 5:30 pm. Funimation will stream the episodes as they air in Japan.
The first season of My Hero Academia aired in Japan from April 3 to June 26, 2016, followed by a second season from April 1 to September 30, 2017, then a third season from April 7 to September 29, 2018, with a fourth season set to premiere in October 12, 2019. An animated film titled My Hero Academia: Two Heroes was released on August 3, 2018. A second animated film titled My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising will be released on December 20, 2019.