Uwabami ( ウワバミ Uwabami?), also known as "Snake Hero" (ネークヒーロー Sunēku Hīrō?), is a Pro Hero and celebrity.


Uwabami is a curvaceous woman with long blonde hair styled in curly locks in the front and folded curls in the back pressed by a curved plate. She has golden eyes with vertically slit pupils. Her most distinguishing feature is the three snakes (a rattlesnake, a yellow King cobra snake, and a Japanese rat snake) protruding from her hair.

In her hero costume, Uwabami dons a maroon dress with scale-like details, matching shoes and a choker, and golden snake-like bracelets on her wrists and ankles.


Uwabami fans

Uwabami's celebrity-like disposition

Uwabami posses a celebrity like attitude, but mostly remains a calm level headed hero. She appears to prioritize her modeling jobs over her hero work, and only chose to mentor two U.A. students because they were cute enough to be in her commercial. [1]


Vs. Hero Killer Arc

Momo and Itsuka intern with Uwabami

Uwabami takes on Momo and Itsuka as interns

Uwabami first appears when both Momo and Itsuka choose to intern at her agency. She informs them at heroes are able to have side jobs despite the controversies. She lets them know she's preparing a commercial, and Itsuka asks how this relates to her work. Uwabami says offered the young girls internships because they're cute. [2][1]

Momo and Itsuka spend the internship shadowing Uwabami as she attends photoshoots and interviews.[3]Later on, they all appear in a demo commercial together for "UNERI Hairspray". Uwabami says the commercial will air in a month, takes Itsuka and Momo patrolling afterwards.[4][5]While out on patrol, Uwabami runs into a mob of her fans. She tells the girls that if they keep working hard, they can earn a fanbase too. [6]

Hideout Raid Arc

Uwabami is seen alongside the Police Force and other heroes helping rescuing the victims of the destruction caused by the fight between All Might and All for One.

Quirk and Abilities

Snake Hair: The tips of her hair are snakes that can be used through the senses. The senses allow her to locate enemies and quickly capture enemies hiding or running away. Although this quirk lacks combative ability, she strongly contributes to arresting villains.[7]

Charisma: Uwabami Is a celebrity hero and television personality who is considered quite beautiful and charming.

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4/5 B
Uwabami's stats, according to the Official Character Book


  • Uwabami is based, in name and appearance, after the character of the same name from Kōhei Horikoshi's previous work, Oumagadoki Zoo.
  • Her name comes from "uwabami" (うわばみ, 蟒蛇?), which means "giant snake".


  1. 1.0 1.1 My Hero Academia Manga: Chapter 48, Page 4
  2. My Hero Academia Anime: Episode 27
  3. My Hero Academia Anime: Episode 28
  4. My Hero Academia Manga: Chapter 57
  5. My Hero Academia Anime: Episode 31
  6. My Hero Academia Anime: Episode 32
  7. My Hero Academia Manga: Volume 6 Extra

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