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My Hero Academia, Attack on Titan Nominated for Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards

The nominations for the Hollywood Critics Association’s 2023 TV Awards have been announced, and two anime are among the nominees. Specifically, Attack on Titan and My Hero Academia are competing in the Best Streaming Animated Series or TV Movie category. The other titles nominated for that category are Animaniacs, Harley Quinn, Star Trek: Lower Decks and Central Park.

The episode sent for consideration for My Hero Academia is “Deku vs. Class A” from season six. Meanwhile, Attack on Titan Final Season THE FINAL CHAPTERS Special 1 was the segment of Attack on Titan that was submitted.

Because of the Writers’ Guild of America strike, it’s not known yet when the winners will be revealed.

Kodansha publishes the original Attack on Titan manga in English and gave this description for it:

A century ago, the grotesque giants known as Titans appeared and consumed all but a few thousand humans. The survivors took refuge behind giant walls. Today, the threat of the Titans is a distant memory, and a boy named Eren yearns to explore the world beyond Wall Maria. But what began as a childish dream will become an all-too-real nightmare when the Titans return and humanity is once again on the brink of extinction… Attack on Titan is the award-winning and New York Times-bestselling series that is the manga hit of the decade! Spawning the monster hit anime TV series of the same name, Attack on Titan has become a pop culture sensation.

VIZ Media publishes the original My Hero Academia manga in English and gave this description for the first volume:

Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn’t got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for budding heroes, his life is looking more and more like a dead end. Then an encounter with All Might, the greatest hero of them all, gives him a chance to change his destiny…

Source: ANN


Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, plus its sequel, Manga Art for Everyone, and the first-of-its-kind manga chalk book Chalk Art Manga, both illustrated by professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.