Mei Hatsume is a supporting character in the manga/anime series My Hero Academia. She is a student from Class H-1 of the U.A. High School's Department of Support, and is a student of Power Loader.
She is voiced by Azu Sakura in the Japanese version of the anime, and by Alexis Tipton in the English version of the anime.
Mei is a short girl with a rather mature physique, she has salmon pink hair that is styled into dreadlocks, often reaching to her shoulders. Mei also has a pair of yellow eyes with cross-sign irises, making her eyes resemble a pair of scope lenses.
Mei is very talented with her love for inventing and building up new ideas of creating any type of Support Gear she could make, often has a habit of calling her inventions by the word "babies".
Despite her intelligence and gifts, Mei can often be obsessed with her inventing and sometimes goes too far that resulted in Power Loader scolding her for her recklessness. She can also be mischievous when it comes to testing her Inventions on others like putting on a white-metal armor on Izuku and placed an arm bracers on Tenya, including the time when she used the latter as an advertisement of getting her name out to support companies during the Sports Festival.
However, Mei is very determined and high-spirited of helping Pro Heroes in need of Support Gear in the future.
- Mei was originally going to be male.
- Her favourite food is chocolate.
- Mei has shown to have an affinity for steampunk, evident by the style of her gadgets.