The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 and 3: Are the Heroes Ready for the New Enemies?


The anime fans will be happy to discover that the season 2 of the Japanese light novel series by Aneko Yusagi, The Rising of the Shield Hero has received the approval.

Though the series is renewed for the second season, there is no official release date declared yet. However, some reliable sources believe that the second season is likely to be released this year itself or by early 2024.

To add on to the happiness of the fans, The Rising if the Shield Heroes is also renewed for the third season. The creators have happily announced this, and this is not a surprise keeping in mind the success of Season 1 that opened up the doors for more seasons to come.

The Rising of the Shield Hero – What have we seen so far?

Season 1 of The Rising of The Shield Hero unfolds a teen named Naofumi Lwatani. He is summoned to a parallel world to become the World Cardinal Hero with other teens.

Each of the heroes is respectively equipped with their signature weapons. Naofumi received the Legendary Shield, while the other heroes received a sword, a spear, and a bow for the attack.

The Rising of The Shield Hero

So far, Rapthalia has proven to be the most favorite among the fans and was also selected as Crunchyroll Anime AwardsBest Girl, 2024. Also, the producer of the anime, Junichiro Tamura, reveals that Rapthalia being his favored character, will be safe from threats.

The Rising of the Shield Hero – What will season 2 and season 3 unfold?

Season 2 will resume from where season 1 ended.

The Season2 of The Rising of the Shield Heroes will portray young Japanese protagonist Naofumi Iwatani. Also, young tanuki demi-human girl Raphthalia, and the bird-like monster Filo will come across new companion.

According to the sources, the enemies that the teens will be confronting this season will be different. They will undoubtedly be much more dangerous and powerful than ever before.

So without any dilemma, the season2 and season 3 are going to be a tremendously exciting for the viewers.