Earlier this month, Japan Crate and anime distributor, Funimation announced an exciting partnership to bring together the leading Japanese culture subscription box and the award-winning series “My Hero Academia.”
This June, Japan Crate subscribers and anime fans can enjoy superhero inspired Japanese snacks & sweets while watching Season 3 of MHA.
The My Hero Academia premium crate brings “My Hero Academia” x Japan Crate subscribers exclusive artwork, an illustrated booklet and a limited edition collectible pin featuring a hero from the franchise. Each treat inside the crate empowers users to feel as if they are acquiring a hero’s quirk.
Anthony Sconzo, VP of Marketing and Co-Founder of Japan Crate, recently stated,
We’re excited to partner with Funimation and immerse our community into the world of one of the hottest anime.Funimation is providing SimulDubs and we’re providing the snacks this season, it’s a perfect fit. A lot of our subscribers love ‘My Hero Academia’ and we’re elated about enhancing their experience by providing show-catered snacks and sweets.
Its limited edition pin will come alongside delicious Japanese candies and snacks in June’s Premium Japan Crate. And in case you don’t know, Japan Crate follows a subscription model with Premium crates priced at $30 per month.
“My Hero Academia” was the most awarded anime series of 2017. Major accolades included IGN’s “Best of 2017 – Anime of the Year” and “2017 People’s Choice – Anime of the Year,” Anime News Network’s “Best of 2017 Mega Poll,” Gamespot’s “Top Ten Anime of 2017,” ComicBook.com’s “2017 Golden Issue Award for Best Shonen Series” and “Best Action” at the 2017 Crunchyroll Anime Awards. English SimulDub™ episodes of “My Hero Academia” Season 3, which premiered earlier this month, stream in ad-free HD on FunimationNow via computer, tablet, mobile device and gaming console.
Crates are available while supplies last here through May 31st.