The Rising of The Shield Hero, a Japanese light novel, is penned by Aneko Yusagi. It was initially published as a web novel on a site named Shōsetsuka ni Narō. Media Factory has released the series with an expanded story-line featuring illustrations by Seira Minami.
The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Is the Trailer Released?
The confirmation of the launch of season 2 was announced at Crunchyroll Expo in 2019. The updates regarding the trailer will be given soon.
The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Is the Release Date Confirmed?
As per the current news, we do not have any official confirmation from the makers about the release date of season 2 of The Rising of The Shield Hero. But, it is likely to release in 2022.
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The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: What is the Plot?
The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 1 unfolds a teen named Naofumi Lwatani. He is portrayed as a Cardinal Hero of the Earth sent to struggle against the alien species with three other teens. All of them have their signature weapons.
As far as the story of the next season is concerned, it will continue from where it ended in the last season. It is expected to be based on quantity 12 since the book has 25 volumes.
The producer of the anime, Junichiro Tamura, reveals that Rapthalia being his favored character, will be safe from threats. Throughout the story, many characters may leave, which can be a heartbreak for the fans.
Also, many new opponents can be expected to be added.
The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2: Who is in the Cast?
The original cast will probably not be replaced, which indicates that we will surely see Naofumi, Filo, and Rapthalia.
In season 1, we witnessed
- Kaito Ishikawa as Naofumi Iwatami
- Asami Seto as Rapthalia
- Rina Hidaka as Filo
Some new characters will also join in the new season.