The Rising of the Shield Hero, aka, Hepburn: Tate no Yūsha no Nariagari is a light novel series which has been written by Aneko Yusagi. Upon its release, it becomes popular, and later due to that reason a manga was announced which was illustrated by Aiya Kyū. In the later years, the popularity of the series grew even more to a point an anime adaptation was made and its first had a total of 25 episodes. This adaptation was handled by studio Kinema Citrus which was spot on and a great adaptation.
The plot of the show revolves around Naofumi Iwatani who is a young man that gets mysterious summoned to a parallel universe alongside three others. This is done in order for them to become the world’s Cardinal Heroes and fight inter-dimensional monsters called Waves. His fellow heroes are performing quite well and are supported by the kingdom but Naofumi isn’t doing that great as his one ally turns against him who is revealed to be the princess of that very kingdom. Because of this, he is hated by all and now as to train on his own in order to become a hero.
Later, in his life meets his companion, first is a demi-human girl named Raphtalia, and second is a bird-like monster. As time passes they win over people’s hearts by their good acts. As their journey progress, they will complete their mission saviors that will save the world. At the same time uncovering the mystery of the Waves as well as how Naofumi deal with his darkness that is within him.
Rising Of The Shield Hero season 2 Cast
As for the cast of the show, it will consist of Kaito Ishikawa as Naofumi Iwatani, Asami Seto as Raphtalia, Rina Hidaka as Filo, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Ren Amaki, Yoshitsugu Yamaya as Itsuki Kawasumi, Makoto Takahashi as Motoyasu Kitamura, Maaya Uchida as Melty, Hiroki Yasumoto as Elhart. There isn’t any news on whether or not there will be new cast and if so their names are yet to be revealed. In the coming months, fans will get more details on it.
Rising Of The Shield Hero season 2 Release Date
The first season finished airing sometime ago and fans are wondering when they will be getting another season of Rising Of The Hero season 2. Well, their questions have been answered as it was revealed during the 2019 Crunchyroll Expo that Rising of the shield Hero was renewed for a second and a third season. As for the release date, there isn’t one yet but we might be getting the second season in January of 2021 as the first season also released in the same month.