Are you an anime fan and need new suggestions to watch during this quarantine period? Worry not, we have a show for you – The Rising of the Shield Hero.
This fantasy anime series is based on the Japanese light novel series of the same title. The 25 episodes long season 1 premiered in January 2019. After the release of the first season, the makers made an official announcement regarding the renewal of the show for a second and third season.
WHAT IS THE RISING OF THE SHIELD HERO?
The story of this anime revolves around Naofumi Iwatani, who was summoned to a parallel universe, where he met three other men from different parallel universes. They were summoned so that they could protect the world from villains, called Waves. Each of these heroes received a special weapon to protect themselves, and they even got the support of their allies from the kingdom. But things turned ugly for Naofumi as his single companion, accused him of sexual assault and even stole all his belongings.
How will he make the people believe that he is innocent? Will he continue to train as a hero and save everybody?
THE RISING OF THE SHIELD HERO SEASON 2 EXPECTED PLOT.
The storyline of The Rising Of The Shield Hero 2 season will most probably be based on manga volume 12 of the series. We will see more of Naofumi and his gang, which comprises of Filo and Raphtalia. Together they will try to save the world and unravel the secrets about Waves. There is a probability that in season 2, we will get to see new characters.
THE RISING OF THE SHIELD SEASON 2 RELEASE DATE?
The makers have yet not confirmed a release date of The Rising Of The Shield Hero season 2, but since it has been officially renewed and a third season is also in line, therefore we can expect it will be out before 2020 ends.
Till then, you can watch the first season on Crunchyroll.