Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date 2020

The Rising of The Shield Hero

In this article, we are going to talk about the anime series named Rising of the Shield Hero and its upcoming second season. The second season is rumored to release by 2021. The anime is based on the Japanese light novel series of the same title written by Aneko Yusagi. The anime version has been directed by Takao Abo and Masato Jinbo and has been produced under Kinema Citrus and DR Movie.

The anime is a typical story of a hero fighting the villains. It talks about a young Japanese boy named Naofumi Iwatani who is chosen along with three other young men from parallel universes and is summoned into a parallel world where they are turned into Cardinal Heroes to fight inter-dimensional hordes of monsters named Waves. Each of the heroes were given a powerful and special combat equipment to fight the monsters.

This article might contain potential spoilers for those who haven’t even watched the trailer of the anime let alone the first season. Although we do not cook spoilers this article encloses potential revelation of plot and cast of the movie so, if you are looking forward to watching the movie and you hate spoilers then this article is not meant for you, mate!!

The second season of the anime was supposed to release this. However, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the production went under halt. Till now no official announcement has been made regarding the resuming of the production but we can expect the second season to drop in 2021. Here’s a trailer for Season 2:

The casting for the upcoming season hasn’t been confirmed yet but the speculations say that Alen Lee, Erica Mender, Morgan Berry, Billey Kameez, Brianna Knickerbocker, and Xander Mobus are the ones to look forward to the cast of Season 2.

The anime is a typical story of a hero fighting the villains. It talks about a young Japanese boy named Naofumi Iwatani who is chosen along with three other young men from parallel universes and is summoned into a parallel world where they are turned into Cardinal Heroes to fight inter-dimensional hordes of monsters named Waves. Each of the heroes were given a powerful and special combat equipment to fight the monsters.

The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date, Updates!

The Rising Of The Shield Hero aka Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari is an Isekai anime group of four ordinary men that are summoned as to the kingdom of Melromarc to save it from the Waves of Catastrophe that have repeatedly ravaged the land and brought disaster to its citizens. The four heroes got the four magical weapons a sword, spear, bow, and shield to vanquish these Waves respectively, to vanquish these Waves.

Naofumi Iwatani, our protagonist got the Shield and become the Sheilds Hero. As everyone thing that Sheild has no way to attack Sheild Hero is a week and Naofumi is belittled and ridiculed by his fellow heroes and the kingdom’s people due to his weak offensive capabilities and lacklustre personality.

The four heroes receive some resources like money and companions by the king of Melromarc in order to train. Sheild Hero sets out with the only person willing to train alongside him, Malty Melromarc. Malty Melromarc betrayed him and accused the shield hero, taking advantage of her. This makes the shield hero becomes heavily discriminated against and start hated the king as well as the people of Melromarc.

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With this burning hate for the kingdom shield, the hero begins his journey himself now the only thing he wants is to go back to his home and the only way is to survive all the Waves of Catastrophe.

in this journey, Naofumi our shield hero buys a demi-human slave on the verge of death named Raphtalia to accompany him on his travels. By seeing the kindness of the shield hero Raphtalia become the sword of the Shield Hero. As the Waves approach the kingdom, Naofumi the Shield hero, and Raphtalia fight for the survival and protect the people of Melromarc from their ill-fated future.

Upcoming Season:

Season 1 of The Rising Of The Shield Hero is premiered in Crunchyroll Expo, the first episode of  The Rising Of The Shield Hero aka Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari aired on 9 Jan 2019. At the end of the season, the studio announces the upcoming 2 seasons. 2nd Season is scheduled to mid-2020 but due to the coronavirus outbreak anime is delayed. It seems probable that season 2 will release at even the start of 2021 or the end of 2020.

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The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2

Season 2 will have 25 episodes in total. The season tow of The Rising Of The Shield Hero will be aired in 2021. it has been delayed due to the outbreak of this coronavirus.

Where to watch season 2

You can watch The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 as well the previous season on Crunchyroll-Funimation officially. The Rising Of The Shield Hero is available in various Dubs as well the Subs like in Russian, German and English.

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