My Hero Academia is now celebrating a major anniversary for the manga, and the series has released a cool new poster for the series to help celebrate! Series creator Kohei Horikoshi may be gearing up to end the manga’s run in about a year, but the franchise itself seems to be enjoying more popularity than ever. The manga’s release is progressing into the final war between heroes and villains, and the anime is set to return with its highly anticipated sixth season, so it’s certainly telling to see how far the franchise has come.

my hero academia first launched in the pages of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in July 2014, and so this month marks the eighth anniversary of the manga series. With over 35 collected volumes of the series under his belt at the time of this writing, and many more to come as the manga continues, series creator Kohei Horikoshi celebrated the milestone with a new special poster that shows a huge spread of the manga. heroes and villains. There are, however, a few spoilers here for fans who aren’t fully caught up, but you can check them out below:

Although it seems that my hero academiaThe manga could go on forever, Horikoshi has remarked to fans a few times that he is really preparing for the ending. Noting in a moving message to fans with volume 34 of the manga, Horikoshi said the following, “I feel like I can finally see the goal in sight,” Horikoshi began. “It’s a rather strange feeling to get to this point. In the past, I just drew without a single care [for the future], but now I wonder how many more times can I draw these characters? Change is scary as you get older. Well, I really shouldn’t dwell on that! Next volume then!”

There are still many questions about how my hero academiaThe manga could be coming to an end, and if it does within a year or so, then an eight-year run for the manga is nothing to scoff at at all. How do you feel my hero academia‘s manga eight years later? What do you hope to see before the series ends? Let us know all your thoughts on this in the comments! You can even contact me directly about all things anime and other cool stuff @Valdezology on Twitter!