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What does "plus ultra" mean in My Hero Academia

"Plus Ultra" is actually a Latin Phrase. It translates to "Further Beyond." In My Hero Academia, it has been adopted as the school motto of U.A. High. It's uncertain in-universe whether or not the ...
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What will happen if Aizawa uses his quirk on Invisible Girl?

According to this,
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Could Eri restore the One for All quirk to All Might?

That's a highly speculated topic in the fan base. Since we don't know much about both quirks, we can only judge from what we know. Since Eri was able to restore wounds on Izuku, we can say that she ...
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Will Stain get One for All ability?

One of the requirements for getting One for All is intent/will - both the person passing it on needs to want it to be passed on and the person getting it needs to want to have it. As any fight ...
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Is Toru Hagakure constantly naked?

Well, yes. We know she can't make anything she has on her - including her clothing - invisible, so if she's totally invisible she's naked. We've seen her taking off her battle uniform (yes, the ...
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Which nationality is All Might?

His full name is Toshinori Yagi which is a Japanese name as you said and according to wiki his birthplace is Tokyo. Other evidences are: His mentor, Nana Shimura, is also Japanese. All Might also ...
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Why do the top 10 heroes in Boku no Hero Academia only come from Japan?

The Hero Billboard Chart that is usually mentioned in the manga is not the world rankings. This should be obvious since only Japanese heroes are in there and since it is named Hero Billboard Chart JP ...
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Why has no one except Bakugo figured out that All Might passed his powers to Deku?

Bakugo wasnt the only one to notice similarities between Midoriya and All Might. Asui pointed out when they were traveling in a bus that Midoriya quirk was like All Might's in season 1 episode 9. ...
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How did Mineta Minoru get into UA?

Though Mineta has been shown to be dumb, pervert and a coward, he has very high Intelligence, Co-operation and Technique rating from the databook. Mineta Minoru - Quirks and Abilities Further ...
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Why does Bakugou drag Kaminari into the bushes and what did he do to him there?

Because he wanted to distract the class. That was bagugos money, not kaminari’s. He just overcharged kaminari because he was a good and funny distraction while bakougo paid kirishima back. This ...
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What does it mean that "One for All" allows to stockpile power?

It would seem that all the unique users of One For All added their own power in the quirk- stockpile (One For All), as the earlier quirk user (his younger brother) couldn't defeat All For One, but All ...
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Why is Midoriya from My Hero Academia compared with Naruto and called "green Naruto"?

This has to do with the concept of the Big 3. For a little bit of background on what the concept of the big 3 is you can take a look at What phenomenon are at play such that the "Big Four" ...
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What does "plus ultra" mean in My Hero Academia

Even in Japanese they say "Plus Ultra!". It is more a reference to when All Might saved many people despite being tired, while having a smile in his face, because he always goes beyond his limits. ...
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Does One for All give unlimited power?

One for All gives unlimited power? No, it doesn't. You can't just get 101% power, where is the extra 1% coming from? Out of nowhere? Nothing comes out of nothing! By 100% power, it means the power of ...
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Why Recovery Girl never cured All Might injuries?

As Recovery Girl explained her quirk only accelerates a person's natural healing rate with a proportional cost to their own energy. So since Deku's bones could heal over time her quirk could make ...
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Why All Might had to punch over 300 times Noumu to defeat him, if it was the last "plus ultra" punch what sent him flying high into the sky

I can think of a few reasons. Out-Universe Its a Shonen Anime. The supreme rule in Shonen is Rule of Cool. Other than this, tropes like Special Attacks, Limit Break, Finishing Move among others also ...
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Why is Midoriya considered a "True Hero" by some villains?

The disillusionment that Stain and (some) villains have of the hero society is that too many heroes are only in the business for fame, glory, or money. Supposedly, Stain saved Midoriya from the flying ...
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Is there any other characters with 2 quirks like Todoroki?

I'll start by saying that Todoroki actually only has one quirk, called "Half-Cold Half-Hot", which is a hybrid of Endeavor's "Hellflame" quirk and his mom's ice quirk. At this point in the anime (I ...
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Why has no one except Bakugo figured out that All Might passed his powers to Deku?

Taking into account that similar quirks exist in world of MHA, and that All Might is the most popular hero in the world, it is quite easy to imagine people with strength-empowering quirks, who want to ...
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Which reasons does Endeavor have to think having a freezing/fire quirk would make you stronger than having a fire only quirk?

Just having one of freezing/fire quirk has a major weakness. Your own body is not immune to the effects of your quirk. We see this in the sports festival when Todoroki's body starts to freeze because ...
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Why does Iida call Ochako Uraraka-Kun?

From what I was able to find out, -kun, while mostly used for males, can also be used for females. According to this, Kun for females is a more respectful honorific than -chan, which implies ...
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How can 蛙 be read as あ ("a") in Asui Tsuyu's name?

蛙 has ア【a】 as one of the on-yomi, and kanji compound is usually read in on-yomi (some also have a reading in kun-yomi, but in general, all of the kanji in the kanji compound are read in either kun-...
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How can All Might live without his stomach?

Living without a stomach isn't as impossible and absurd as it first sounds as removing the entire stomach is currently one of the more common treatments for stomach cancer too. You can find a short ...
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Why does Todoroki look different between the 1st and 2nd season?

In the first picture, it was Todoroki wearing his hero costume. In episode 6 to 8, they had mock battles wearing their costumes. It is also explained that the students can give their own design for ...
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How many quirks can one have?

The manga has an answer to this question - and it was mentioned already in the anime:
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How is "One for All" stronger than "All for One"?

Because All for One is adding powers on top of one another, while One for All is multiplicating it's strength. All for One is using the quirks of other users, I think he isn't the kind of person to ...
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Why Recovery Girl never cured All Might injuries?

Her power only goes so far a few spoilers are ahead so if you haven’t finished season 2 then move along During the UA quirk games Deku breaks his arms and fingers multiple times in the fight with ...
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How could Deku hit 1000,000% One for All punch when he had no memory of it?

It was confirmed by the Author that it wasn't actually 1000,000%. Deku said that to pump himself up. This is explained in this article, as well as the image below:
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Why All for One never stole One for All?

First, What is One For All? One For All is the union of two Quirks: A Quirk that stockpiles power, and a Quirk that could be transferred to others. This mutation was caused by the Quirk, All For ...
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What is the difference between Hero Killer Stain and Hero Hunter Garou?

Even though both the character are Hero antagonist, still there is quite a difference between these two. Hero Killer: Stain aka Chizome Akagur Stain is a cold, unforgiving man with a sense of duty ...
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