As of now, My Hero Academia has a total of three movies. The most recent, My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission, premiered in Japanese theaters on Friday, August 6. Within four days, the movie earned 940 million yen ($8.5 million) at the box office.
The first movie in the series, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes, opened in August 2018, making 500 million yen ($4.5 million) in three days.
My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising, the franchise’s second film, came out in December 2019. It earned 422 million yen ($3.8 million) in three days.
US Box Office Returns
If revenue for My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission continues to pile up at the rate it has been going, it will soon be the highest-grossing film in the series.
In the United States, the latest movie is forecasted to outperform the previous two movies in the series. Currently, the movie’s release date in the States is TBD.
The very first film came away with $5.7 million and the second did even better at $10 million. The second movie, My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising, was at that point the highest-grossing anime film up to then.