Funimation Celebrates Success of ‘My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission’ with Licensing Announcements

New products include apparel, accessories and plushes.

License Global

November 3, 2021

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Funimation just released its third film in the “My Hero Academia” franchise and is celebrating with several new licensing announcements. “My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission” opened last weekend in theaters with an estimated $6.4M box office. 

The following announcements are for the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Latin America. 

  • Sony Picture Entertainment’s “The Strongest Hero” mobile game. 

  • Bioworld will release World Heroes’ Mission-related apparel, sleepwear, underwear, bags, headwear and fashion accessories for holiday 2021. 

  • Great Eastern Entertainment will release impulse, small accessories, home goods and decor, plush, stationery, bags, headwear and apparel. 

  • FiGPiN will release enamel pin collectibles. 

  • Bandai Spirits will release figures and plush, beginning summer 2022. 

  • Trends International will release special-edition movie posters. 

  • GT Omega Racing LTD will release a series of gaming chairs. 

  • Hot Topic, long-standing partner of Funimation, will offer in-store promotion of “My Hero Academia” merchandise. 


Meet Funimation at Brand Licensing Europe – Register now! 

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