My Hero Academia has revealed the particulars of its mysterious new villain! This elite sniper was revealed to be searching Deku at the finish of My Hero Academia manga chapter 311, however followers have been questioning about her id and significance to the bigger My Hero Academia mythos (if any). Well, because it seems, My Hero Academia chapter 312 confirms that this sniper villain, “Lady Nagant” is certainly a personality of significance – with a big historical past in the world of My Hero Academia. If you need the full spoilers on Lady Nagant’s origin and powers, learn on under!
Warning: My Hero Academia manga chapter 312 SPOILERS Follow!
The newest chapter of My Hero Academia, “Hired Gun”, begins out with a flashback of Hawks speaking to Izuku Midoriya about how All For One and Shigaraki’s actual objective is to take Deku alive and maintain him till All For One can full the energy increase augmentation to Shiagraki’s physique, absolutely inhabit it, and eventually steal One For All for himself.
In order to seize Deku alive, Hawks is aware of that All For One will want the finest employed weapons that have been locked away in Tartarus Prison (the place AFO staged his huge jailbreak). Hawks additionally is aware of that there is one employed gun extra harmful than all the relaxation: Lady Nagant.
What makes Lady Nagant so harmful is not simply her quirk (sniper rifle arm and hair that may be twisted collectively into any type of ammunition), it is her resume. As Hawks describes, Lady Nagant was “a former hero employed by the Safety Commission.” She should’ve been a severe heroic badass, as a result of No. 2 professional hero Hawks describes her as a “former senior colleague of mine.” Her downfall got here when she apparently killed a fellow hero, as she’s revealed to be one other believer in the concept that the present hero system is a lie that must be shattered.
Lady Nagant definitely proves her expertise in the battle with Deku. She is ready to shoot out the telephone Izuku retains for contacting his new squad of elite heroes (All Might, Hawks, Endeavor, Best Jeanist); when Deku tries to comply with Hawks’ recommendation (run from Nagant in any respect prices), the sniper is ready to effortlessly tag him with a shot that curves round a constructing, in addition to a second direct shot.
Deku manages to dam/dodge Lady Nagant’s pictures utilizing his “Danger Sense” quirk from OFA’s Fourth User, Hikage Shinomori – one thing that shocks Nagant, who’s not used to having her goal endure. However, Izuku is unquestionably not secure, as the chapter ends with Nagant revealing All For One gave her a second quirk – Air Walk – in order that she will pursue (and snipe) Deku from mid-air.