"Struggling" (蠢く Ugomeku?) is the sixth volume of the My Hero Academia series.

Volume Cover Appearance

The background color of this volume is gray and red, matching with Stain's gray mask and red scarf. The title logo is black and white with shades of yellow and aqua. The author's name and surname is written in white and is located on the bottom right of the cover.

Stain is mostly featured on the cover, sticking out his tongue. Izuku is on the bottom left of the cover wearing his new Hero costume and preparing for battle; Tenya is behind Izuku facing forward, giving the impression that Tenya has Izuku's back.

The volume illustration features Izuku and Ochaco in a convenience store, with Ochaco sitting on the counter. Both characters are in work unforms, and are wearing large hats of Fumikage and Minoru, with Izuku wearing the former and Ochaco wearing the latter.

Author's Notes

"Stain" has a certain meaning in English. Slowly but surely, the character is making his mark on the story. But anyway we're getting the i've wanted forever. Amazing!!

Kohei Horikoshi

Volume Summary


Volume Extra

Next Volume Quote


Volume Navigation

v  e
Volumes Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5Volume 6Volume 7Volume 8Volume OriginVolume 9Volume 10Volume 11Volume 12Volume 13Volume 14Volume 15Volume 16Volume 17Volume 18Volume 19Volume 20
Vigilantes Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5
Volume Extras Volume 1 ExtrasVolume 2 ExtrasVolume 3 ExtrasVolume 4 ExtrasVolume 5 ExtrasVolume 6 ExtrasVolume 7 ExtrasVolume 8 ExtrasVolume 9 Extras Volume 10 ExtrasVolume 11 ExtrasVolume 12 ExtrasVolume 17 ExtrasVolume 19 Extras
Related Articles Chapters and Volumes