My Hero Academia has answered one of the lingering mysteries of the earlier War Arc, which is how the sadistic firebug villain Dabi managed to be taught the true id and origin of No. 2 professional hero Hawks. It was Hawks who received early wind that the League of Villains had merged with the Meta Liberation Front to kind a mega-terrorist group, the Paranormal Liberation Front; it was additionally Hawks who went undercover in the group, to offer the heroes an edge. However, when the battle went down, Dabi was ready to make use of the reality about Hawks to assist shatter public confidence in professional heroes as a complete.
Warning: My Hero Academia Chapter 299 SPOILERS Follow!
Chapter 299 of the My Hero Academia manga picks up after the warfare in Jaku City is over. A seriously-injured Hawks is getting a trip from Best Jeanist, to trace down the lead of who betrayed the heroes spy operation to the villains. Jeanist faked his personal loss of life as half of that operation, so as to give Hawks the evil cred he wanted to persuade the League of Villains of his allegiance. Dabi was no idiot, both: the heroes needed to truly induce a deathlike state for Jeanist, and permit the villains to maintain his “corpse” prisoner, all for Dabi to imagine Hawks’ story. And even then, Hawks’ ruse wasn’t sufficient!
We be taught in Chapter 299 that Dabi found Hawks’ true id – extra importantly, Dabi discovered that Hawks was the son of a ruthless felony and assassin. Hawks’ fugitive dad had been harbored by his mother, forcing her and Hawks (actual title Keigo Takami) to stay inside, and away from the pursuit of the police and professional heroes. When Hawks’ mother, Tomie, tried to depart the poisonous relationship, they ended up on the streets. Things have been grim till little Keigo’s distinctive quirk and heroic nature received him and Tomie into protecting care from the Hero Commission, with new identities.
In discovering this secret, Dabi was capable of ship thugs to Tomie’s new house and coerce her into giving up the particulars of Hawks’ origin. In his Joker-like rise to infamy throughout the warfare, Dabi revealed Hawks’ soiled household ties, in addition to the reveal that he (Dabi) is Endeavor’s son Toya Todoroki. That one-two punch has dirtied the photographs of the two prime professional heroes and undermined the whole professional hero system society is predicated round.
My Hero Academia is in manufacturing on season 5 of the anime. Online chapters of the manga can be found HERE.