Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Release Date, Cast, Plot, and much more!

Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2
Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2

Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: This Isekai anime series has become a favourite among the anime lovers. With only one season out, the show is turning all heads. It even grabbed a spot on Crunchyroll‘s Top 20 anime list.


The series revolves around Naofumi Iwatani who is magically transported to a fantasy world. There he was tasked to save the world with his magic weapon― shield. But things started to go south for as he was later falsely accused of some serious stuff.


Last year, in the Crunchyroll’s expo it was announced that the show has been picked for not just season 2 but also for Season 3.


 Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Release Date

Season 2 was originally slated to launch this year; however, it got delayed due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

Fortunately, the production for the series has resumed and the show would air in early 2021. It is also likely that the gap between Season 2 and Season 3 wouldn’t be the same as before.

Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Trailer

Click the link below to watch the trailer.

Rising of The Shield Hero: Cast and Crew

The cast from the previous season would reunite for Season 2. This includes the following:

Japanese Version

Kaito Ishikawa as Naofumi Iwatani

Asami Seto as Raphtalia

Rina Hidaka as Filo

Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Ren Amaki

Makoto Takahashi as Motoyasu Kitamura

English Version

Billy Kametz as Naofumi Iwatani

Erica Mendez as Raphtalia

Brianna Knickerbocker Filo

Alan Lee as Ren Amaki

Xander Mobus as Motoyasu Kitamura

The series is directed by Takao Abo and is based on the manga series written by Aneko Yusagi and illustrated by Minami Seira.

 Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Plot

The plot for the Season has not yet been disclosed but it was revealed that the giant turtle involved in the first poster of the season would only play a small role in the battle.

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