Sunday, August 07, 2022

“The Rising of the Shield Hero”

“The Rising of the Shield Hero” anime returns for Season Three in 2022 on Crunchyroll:

“…’Iwatani Naofumi’, a run-of-the-mill ‘otaku’, finds a book in the library that summons him to another world. He is tasked with joining the sword, spear and bow as one of the ‘Four Cardinal Heroes’ and fighting the ‘Waves of Catastrophe’ as the ‘Shield Hero’. 

Excited by the prospect of a grand adventure, Naofumi sets off with his party. However, merely a few days later, he is betrayed and loses all his money, dignity, and respect. 

“Unable to trust anyone anymore, he employs ‘Raphtalia’ and takes on the Waves…”

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