It looks like this year 2020 is filled with new releases on Netflix. The Japanese anime series “The Rising Of The Shield Hero” is no exception. The series launched in January last year and has got the viewers drooling over it since then.
The series has released one season till now, and fans have not stopped asking for The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2. Season 1 of the series is available on Netflix, Hulu, Funimation, Animelab, Crunchyroll, Muse Asia, and Yamato. In Japan, it is available on AT-X.
What Is The Rising Of The Shield Series Hype About?
The series “The Rising Of The Shield Hero” is originally from a Japanese novel with the same name. The writer of the novel is Aneko Yusagi, and the director of the series is Takao Abo and is produced by Kinema Citrus.
The anime was announced two years before it’s release. The Rising Of The Shield Series Season 1 was announced in the year 2017 and was released in January 2019. The first season had 25 episodes and was concluded in June of the same year.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero revolves around the life of protagonist Naofumi Iwatani. He is a Japanese man who somehow gets in the parallel universe along with three other men. All four men then get trained to become the Cardinal Heroes. Then comes the life-threatening waves that try to destroy the world one at a time. Will the four Cardinal Heroes be able to save themselves and the world?
However, Iwatani is the special of all because he has a special weapon, “shield.”
Is The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 Happening?
The makers of the anime series announced that The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 is happening. They have no released any official date as to when the series will drop. We are expecting season 2 to come by the time 2020 ends.
The Rising Series Of Shield Hero Season 1 had 25 episodes, so we may expect season 2 to have the same number of episodes.
We are waiting for official announcements for more details.