Under sonorous names, charismatic heroes and extravagant characters, Kohei Horikoshi has chosen for the protagonist of My hero academy quite a bizarre and deep name for the character and his ideals. But where did the inspiration for this hero nickname come from? Here is the answer to the question.

In the last few chapters, the author has really done his best to highlight Midoriya’s determination and mood crushed by the weight of the One For All, the stated goal of All for one. In the course of the last issues, however, the Sensei felt the need to clarify a point with his readers and used the space for the magazine’s comments Weekly shonen jump where he revealed: “The name Deku comes from the poem “Ame ni mo makezu” (Do not let the rain defeat you), which is why the drawings have been characterized by so much rain recently.“.

The author of the poem, MiyazawaIn fact, he was speaking of an ideal, describing a character who ran around helping others, who liked being viewed as “nobody” (“deku” in Japanese) and who received neither praise nor blame. It is, therefore, a clear inspiration from Horikoshi in relation to this poem, which has a really strong meaning in the current state of history.

And you, on the other hand, knew this curiosity? As usual, please let us know with a comment below, but not before you check out this line from Bakugo that breaks the fourth wall.

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