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The Rising of The Shield Hero / Tate no Yūsha no Nariagari


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The Rising of The Shield Hero / Tate no Yūsha no Nariagari

Genres: adventure, fantasy
Plot Summary: Naofumi Iwatani, an uncharismatic otaku who spends his days on games and manga, suddenly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe. He discovers he is one of four heroes equipped with legendary weapons and tasked with saving the world from its prophesied destruction. As the Shield Hero, the weakest of the heroes, all is not as it seems. Naofumi is soon alone, penniless, and betrayed. With no one to turn to, and nowhere to run, he is left with only his shield. Now, Naofumi must rise to become the legendary Shield Hero and save the world. (from manga)
Vintage: 2019-01-09

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The Rising of the Shield Hero Fantasy Novels Get Anime

posted on 2017-06-22 10:18 EDT
Anime’s 1st promo video debuts at Anime Expo on July 1


General Anime News & Discussion
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Kadokawa Announces Rising of the Shield Hero

posted on 2017-07-01 16:35 EDT
New anime based on manga


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Crunchyroll to Stream The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime

posted on 2017-07-03 22:35 EDT
Both titles listed as “coming soon”


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Crunchyroll Expo to Premiere The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime

posted on 2018-07-05 16:22 EDT by Karen Ressler
1st episode to screen at September convention with guests


Crunchyroll Expo
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The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime Unveils Main Cast, Staff

posted on 2018-08-09 06:11 EDT by Egan Loo
Kaito Ishikawa, Asami Seto star


General Anime News & Discussion
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The Rising of The Shield Hero PV

The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime’s 1st Promo Reveals January Premiere

posted on 2018-09-01 13:05 EDT by Egan Loo
Crunchyroll Expo to premiere 1st dubbed episode on Monday


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Crunchyroll Announces The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime’s Territories

September 01, 2018 5:00pm CDT
Episode 1 just had its worldwide premiere at Crunchyroll Expo


Crunchyroll News
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The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime Casts Rina Hidaka, Maaya Uchida

posted on 2018-11-06 04:45 EST by Egan Loo
Filolial Queen Firo, Melty roles cast in January anime


General Anime News & Discussion
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New Staff Comments for The Rising of the Shield Hero TV Anime

November 13, 2018 3:30am CST
Streams on Crunchyroll next Jan!


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The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime Staff Share Comments, Illustration

posted on 2018-11-17 14:45 EST by Kim Morrissy


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Male Cast Members of The Rising of the Shield Hero Anime Speak Out!

November 20, 2018 9:36pm CST
Streams on Crunchyroll next Jan!


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The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime’s Theme Song Artists Revealed

posted on 2018-11-25 22:20 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
MADKID, Chiai Fujikawa perform opening, ending songs for January anime


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The Female Cast Members of the Rising of the Shield Hero Anime Introduce Their Characters!

November 27, 2018 3:30am CST
The Rising of the Shield Hero begins streaming on Crunchyroll next Jan!


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Composer Kevin Penkin on Symphonic Metal and Flamenco Music Influences in The Rising of the Shield Hero, and More!

November 27, 2018 2:05pm CST
We sit down with The Rising of the Shield Hero’s composer, Kevin Penkin, and producer Junichiro Tamura!


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Interview: The Most Shocking Isekai Premiere in Years!

December 06, 2018 4:00pm CST
The Rising of the Shield Hero is quickly approaching in January 2019, and here’s why you should be excited along with an interview with the show’s producer, Junichiro Tamura!


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The Rising of The Shield Hero Anime Unveils More Cast, January 9 Debut, Half-Year Length, 2nd Promo

posted on 2018-12-08 07:48 EST by Egan Loo
Sarah Emi Bridcutt, Yutaka Nakano, Hiroki Yasumoto join cast


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The Rising of the Shield Hero | OFFICIAL PREVIEW