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

New products include apparel, accessories and plushes.

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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