A dark fantasy anime with well-crafted characters, the anime adaptation of The Rising of The Shield Hero was released in 2019. The anime is based on the novel series by Aneko Yusagi. The original novel was published by Shosetsuka ni Naro and ran from 2012 to 2015. Adapted from this novel, Media Factory and Kadokawa have published light novels and manga. Following the premiere of the first season of their anime, the creators announced that the anime will not only have a second season, but also a third. Also, it has been confirmed that both seasons will be released earlier and faster than the first season. As promised, a second season has been scheduled for this fall, but unfortunately we won’t have a second season that quickly. With the delay of season 2 of The Rising of the Shield Hero, what is the new release date of the anime?
The Rising Of The Shield Hero is one of the most intriguing isekai anime ever released. This series goes beyond and away from generic stories, and features a lot of interesting characters and their development. The anime takes its viewers on an emotional rollercoaster. He doesn’t waste a lot of time and, from the first episodes, he makes sure that the audience is hooked on him. The announcement confirming the premiere of the second and third seasons filled fans with joy. The delay of the second season may seem disappointing, but the new premiere date is not far off.
Here’s everything you need to know about The Rising of the Shield Hero season 2 delay and everything you need to know about the anime.
About The Rising Of The Shield Hero
The story revolves around Naofumi Iwatani, who was called to another world along with three other people to fight monsters called Waves. The four received four legendary weapons, a bow, a sword, a spear, and a shield. Naofumi, who is given a shield, is considered the weakest of them due to his defensive rather than offensive nature. To make matters worse, he has to face betrayal and is ridiculed by everyone. He trains only to become stronger with a slave he buys, named Raphthalia, and a winged creature he names Filo.
The first season of the anime ended quite satisfactorily. There have been battles, developments, and a change in Naofumi’s motivations. Now he seeks to save people and also half men. The next season should be just as exciting and we are ready for more exciting content.
Rising of the Shield Hero season 2 delay
Previously, the anime was scheduled to premiere in the fall of this year. However, on July 8, 2021, it was announced that the anime was postponed. Therefore, Season 2 of The Rising of the Shield Hero will be released in April 2022. The specific reason for this six-month delay has not been announced. However, since the anime has been confirmed, fans must wait patiently until spring 2022. The date and time of the anime’s premiere have yet to be set at the time of writing.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2 VP
The first promotional video for the second season of the anime was released on September 5, 2020. This trailer was enough to get many anime fans excited. We can see glimpses of the main character, Naofumi, Raphthalia, and Filo, as well as his party members, Eclair Seaetto, Rishia Ivyred, Keel. There seems to be a slight change in art style. However, the new art style looks quite attractive.
Staff and actors
The entire team and cast from season 1 will also be back for this season. However, the new director of The Rising of the Shield Hero season 2 is Masato Jinbo. For various reasons, the director of season 1, Takao Abo, has been replaced.
Vocal actors Kaito Ishikawa (Naofumi Iwatani), Asami Seto (Raphthalia), and Rina Hidaka (Filo) will also return for the new season. You can find all the new updates on the official anime site The Rising of the Shield Hero or on their Twitter account. You can also check our website for future updates.