Warning: Revealing the contents of My Hero Academia, Chapter #398My Hero Academy finally delves into All Might’s past, revealing the tragedy that made a Quirkless boy worthy to be the successor to One for All. As All Might is in his current fight against All for One, a look back at his youthful past and first meeting with Nana Shimura reveals exactly what made Toshinori Yagi the greatest hero of all time. grand.
Chapter #398 of My Hero Academia continues the flashback that began in the previous season, with young Toshinori following One for All’s seventh user Nana Shimura, begging her to take him as an apprentice. This scene is extremely similar to All Might’s introduction to Midoriya, proving that he saw a part of himself in the boy, to the point where it might even be why he chose the boy. Nana Shimura initially opposes All Might’s pleas to become her student, as he is incompetent, but when he explains her tragic experiences and the concept of the Symbol his peace to her, she seems much more receptive to ideas.
All Might’s tragic past makes him worthy of being one for all
All Might mentions to Shimura that his family was recently killed, possibly due to the chaos and strife of early Quirk society, she says the same and considers his wishes only for revenge. . However, All Might has no vengeance and is not even interested in bringing the guilty parties to justice. Instead, what All Might wants is to create a world where such events can never happen to anyone again. To do that, he came up with the idea of a symbol, a symbol that could represent a new era where civilization and society had returned in place of the anarchy to which the appearance of Quirks created in the world of My Hero Academia.
As fans know, All Might’s idea of a Peace Symbol works amazingly well. Readers would never have guessed that the world of My Hero Academia was in such a state of ruin only forty years ago, based on how it looked when All Might was active. All Might’s desire for peace for justice or vengeance seems to be the deciding factor for Shimura to entrust her powers to him, proving she can also see potential in such an idea. . When it comes to the larger conflict between All for One and One for All users, All Might as the Symbol of Peace is the one who deals the most blows against the ultimate villain, as he is no longer able to threaten threaten, reciprocate, and control people. towards its own goals.
All Might’s past up to this point in the story is still pretty much a mystery, so it’s good to learn more about him. The current situation of My Hero Academia has become quite similar to the situation when All Might first gained his One for All powers, with the world in ruins and people once again in terror. The only thing that can save them is the arrival of a new Peace Symbol, be it that Midoriya, all the heroes, or someone else entirely. With a helpless person All is possible bravely join All for One in his final battle, it’s amazing My Hero Academy is taking the time to introduce readers more to this unforgettable character.
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