The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date: It was already announced that the season 2 and season 3 of the anime are in production. But the staff of The Rising of The Shield Hero just announced the release date of Season 2 of the anime. It is a lot sooner than expected. It was also announced that season 3 will also come really soon and fans won't have to wait much. The first season of the anime aired from Jan 9, 2019, to Jun 26, 2019. It was a sleeper hit, gaining many fans. The series was really loved by everyone and fans wanted season 2 desperately.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Plot
The story revolves around a 20-year old boy named Naofumi Iwatani. He discovers a fantasy book of 4 heroes and is entered in the fantasy world himself. He was chosen as The Shield Hero, the weakest of all four heroes. All four of them were given a task to save the world. After he was betrayed by the king he left the castle and goes on an adventure of his own. His new path will not be easy and he will make new friends and enemies on the way. He has to cross every hardship and will have to save the world.
Season 2 will resume right form the cliffhanger of season 1. The end of season 1 left all the fans with a lot of questions and every question will be answered in season 2.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date
The season 2 will release in January 2021. As of now, no specific date has been revealed. But keep an eye here as we will update you as soon as something is announced. It was already announced that there will be a total of 3 seasons. And if we can learn anything from the recent interviews we can predict that we will get both upcoming seasons in 2021 only.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Cast And Characters
No new cast members have been announced yet. So, the expected cast will be the same as season 1 unless a new character is introduced.
- Raphtalia Voiced By Asami Seto
- Naofumi Iwatani Voiced By Kaito Ishiwaka
- Filo Voiced By Rina Hidaka
- Glass Voiced By Megumi Han
- Mirelia Q Voiced By Kikuko Inoue
- Melty Q Voiced By Maaya Uchida
- Ren Amaki Voiced By Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
- Malty Melromarc Voiced By Sarah Emi Bridcutt
- All the other cast members will also be the same as of season 1. It will be announced beforehand if there will a change in the cast and we will update you as soon as we will get some valid information about it.
Masato Jinbo will direct the season 2 replacing Takao Abo. Keigo Koyanagi will handle the series composition and Masahiro Suwa will be in charge of character design. Kevin Penkin will compose the music.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 Preview
— The Rising of the Shield Hero (@ShieldHeroEN) September 5, 2020
A new promotional video was released on the official twitter account of the anime, revealing the release date of the anime. The first season consisted of 25 episodes and season 2 is expected to have the same amount of episodes.