The Rising Of The Shield Hero SEASON 2 – The Rising of the Shield Hero is a Japanese anime series. It is a light novel series written by Aneko Yusagi. The series was originally published as a web novel and later adapted into a manga series by Aiya Kyu and published by Media Factory with an expanded storyline.
The Rising of the Shield Hero deals with an easygoing Japanese youth, Naofumi Iwatani, who was summoned into a parallel world along with three other young men from parallel universes to become the world’s Cardinal Heroes and fight inter-dimensional hordes of monsters called Waves. Each of the heroes were respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned. Naofumi happened to receive the Legendary Shield, the only defensive equipment, while the opposite heroes received a sword, a spear, and a bow, weapons meant for attack.
The first season had an exact 25 episodes, which were produced by Kinema Citrus. The direction was then taken into hands by Takao Abo. After the release of season 1, they announced the release of season 2 and season 3. This series can be watched on AT-X, Hulu Funimation Crunchyroll Asia, and Yamato Animation. The Rising of the Shield Hero already recorded a wonderful IMDB rating of 8/10 that made many people watch and help a sudden increase of viewership.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 will release in 2020. The official date for the season premiere has not yet been announced, but it was confirmed in September 2019 that the show would extend for two more seasons.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero SEASON 2 Cast
The expected characters of this series to appear in the second season are: Naofumi Iwatani voiced by Billey Kametz, Raphtalia voiced by Erica Mendez, Glass voiced by Morgan Berry, Ren Amaki voiced by Alan Lee, Filo voiced by Brianna Knickerbocker, Motoyasu Kitamura voiced by Xander Mobus, Itsuki Kawasumi voiced by Erik Scott Kimerer and Myne voiced by Faye Mata. These are the main characters for this show.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero SEASON 2 Plot
In the new season, we might see that the trio – the protagonist Naofumi, Raphtalia, and Filo are about to get new companions and that they will encounter a new enemy as well. This new enemy will be considerably much more durable than anything they have ever faced before.