Hisashi Midoriya ( (みどり) () (ひさし) Midoriya Hisashi?) is Izuku Midoriya's father and the husband of Inko Midoriya.


At some point in his life, Hisashi married Inko Midoriya, who eventually gave birth to their son, Izuku. He took a work post abroad.[1]

His current status and activities are unknown.



Fire Breath (火休み Hi Yasumi?): Hisashi's Quirk allows him to breathe fire.[2]


  • His name, Hisashi, roughly means "a long time ago". It is a reference to the sentence hisashiburi (久しぶり?), which means "it has been a while (since I last saw you)", hinting at his absence in the story.
    • It is also the same kanji as the "Ku" in Izuku's name.
  • It has been confirmed by Horikoshi that he will appear later in the story.


  1. My Hero Academia Manga: Vol. 11, Omake
  2. My Hero Academia Manga and Anime: Chapter 1 (p. 18) and Episode 1.

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