‘The Rising Of The Shield Hero’ is a supernatural dark fantasy is a manga comic written by Aneko Yusagi. An Anime series adaptation of the manga comic was created with the same name, which was premiered back in 2019, on the 9th of January, and the last episode of the season was aired on the 26th June, in the same year itself. Takao Abo directs the first season; it is about a young man named Naofumi Iwatani (who is voiced by Kaito Ishikawa) who is suddenly brought into a parallel universe along with three more men of almost the same age.
They were all called the Cardinal Heroes of the world to fight monsters called the “Waves.” Apart from Naofumi was given ordinary weapons like bow and arrow, but he was given a Legendary Shield to protect himself. Due to some unforeseen events, he was shunned by all and was forced to train alone. While training, he meets a half demi and half-human girl called Raphtalia (who is voiced by Asami Seto). Along with a bird-like monster, both start training to be strong enough to defeat the Waves.
The official trailer of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ season one
‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ season finale – recap
The season final or the 25th episode of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ leaves the viewers speechless while simultaneously clouding their minds with bubbling emotions. A battle for survival takes place. Naofumi versus Glass! The fight and war between them will not end until one of them dies during the battle. Meanwhile, it is also remembered how Naofumi has continuously been trying to prepare Raphtalia for the day he will not be around anymore. In the season finale, Naofumi becomes the Lord of Sevaette, which completely breaks Raphtalia’s heart. She has a major meltdown, even though she knew that Naofumi might not be there with her one day. It is still unknown if Naofumi will actually stick around in her life instead of fulfilling the duties of a Cardinal Hero.
The official trailer of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ season two
What to expect from ‘The Rising Of The Shield Hero’ season two?
The second season of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ is directed by only Masato Jinbo. What is understood is that Naomi and his friends have grown and matured. With whatever experiences they have had, they can face dangerous obstacles and go on thrilling adventures. It is also known that a Spirit Turtle, whom they need to battle, has suddenly appeared into their world. Naomi and others do everything that they can to defeat this evil enemy.
New characters will also be introduced in the second season of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero.’ Rishia Ivyred (who is voiced by Natsuko Hara) and Kizuna Kazayama are the new characters that join Naofumi’s team.
‘The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date
On the 6th of March, in 2021, the official Twitter account of Crunchyroll announced that the second season of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ will be released in October in 2021 itself. You can stream the second season of the Anime web series on Crunchyroll once it gets released. You can also watch ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ season two on the online platforms where the first season was released like Netflix and AnimeLab. The producers of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ have also confirmed their plans on creating a third season of the Anime web series, which will most likely be released by the Winter of 2023, at the latest.
Get ready to watch the second season of ‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ as it is hitting the big screens really soon! Do check on our website from time to time as we will keep updating it with the latest news.