Fans of Rising of the Shield Hero can breathe easily as a second season is on its way. The Japanese light novel by Aneko Yusagi was turned into an anime series produced by Kinema Citrus, and after the acclaimed first season, fans can gear up to see the second season this year.
A Quick Recap
The last season ended with a bang when it was revealed that Glass and L’arc are also Heroes from the same home-world as Naofumi – ‘Fan Hero’. Naofumi had to fight the two and was able to corner Glass and intoxicate him. Naofumi, in the end, ponders about why the other Heroes were trying to save this world. The first season ended with Naofumi overlooking the rebuilding of Raphtalia’s village with her, as the other Heroes vow to become stronger to defeat Naofumi.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 Release Date
The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 will release in 2020. The official date for the season premiere has not yet been announced, but it was confirmed in September 2019 that the show would extend for two more seasons.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero Season 2 Theories
In the new season, we might see that the trio – the protagonist Naofumi, Raphtalia, and Filo are about to get new companions and that they will encounter a new enemy as well. This new enemy will be considerably much more durable than anything they have ever faced before.
Fans can expect to be in for an exciting 2nd season and should binge-watch the first season just in case, an excuse for a revision till the second season is released.