My Hero Academia Chapter 278 is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kōhei Horikoshi. It is a fantasy and superhero series with a touch of adventure.
The manga follows the life of a schoolboy named Izuku Midori. He was the only one without any superpower or quirk. The boy is hunted by All Might, Japan’s hero.
He shares his powers with Izuku and later helps him to get enrolled in a prestigious high school for heroes in training.
About the Series
The series reveals the story of a world where every human possesses the ability to flourish a superpower. These powers are called ‘Quirks’. There are no two lads who hold the same quirk.
Delay of Chapter 278
My Hero Academia Chapter 278 was expected to be released on July 12, 2020, but due to certain hurdles, the episode went on-air on July 19, 2020.
It was certainly a piece of sad news for the fans of the series as they waited for the next chapter enthusiastically.
A statement was printed stating the delay of the next chapter in the Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine’s issue 32. It was due to the risk of COVID-19 pandemic that the manga planned to change the working style from ‘analog to digital’, the statement said.
It also mentioned that it took a lot of time to finish the manuscript and was hard to publish it in this scenario. So, they decided to suspend it.
New Release Date
The revised date of release of chapter 278 was updated on Manga Plus. It is the official manga website. It announced the arrival of the new chapter on July 19, 2020, i.e., Sunday.
Plot of Chapter 277 Spoiler Alert
Shigaraki continues to be lethal for the world. He wipes out most of the heroes with the help of his Decay Quirk.
He becomes indomitable. The chapter terminated with the feature of Gigantomachia against Mt. Lady.