- First appearance of NEXT.
- (January 21) Cloud Carter is born.
- Barnaby Brooks Jr is born.
- (December 24) Jake Martinez kidnaps Kriem and attempts to ransom her.
- (December 24) Albert Maverick kills Emily and Barnaby Brooks.
- Jake is arrested by Mr. Legend and subsequently incarcerated.
- Wild Tiger debuts.
- Kaede Kaburagi is born.
- Tomoe Kaburagi dies of an illness.
- Hero TV season ends; Sky High named MVP.
- Barnaby debuts as a hero.
- Tiger & Bunny formed.
- World Figure Skating Championship scheduled to open.
- Hero TV season ends; Barnaby Brooks Jr. named MVP.
- Samantha Taylor dies; Kotetsu is framed for her murder.