Novel Illustrator Draws Jacket Illustration for The Rising of the Shield Hero 2nd DVD/Blu-ray Volume
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The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Aneko Yusagi's fantasy light novel series The Rising of the Shield Hero has revealed the jacket illustration for its second DVD/Blu-ray volume to be released on May 24, 2019. Following the protagonist Naofumi Iwatani for the first volume, the novel's illustrator Minami Seira provided a newly-drawn illustration of the main heroine Raphtalia.
The two-disc set includes the TV anime's eighth to 13th episodes, a special booklet (a newly-written novel by Aneko Yusagi, a newly-drawn short manga by the comicalization's illustrator Aiya Kyu, character references), audio commentary for the eighth episode by Kaito Ishikawa (Naofumi Iwatani) and Rina Hidaka (Filo), and the textless OP/ED movies.
CM for the DVD/Blu-ray release
Jacket illustration for the first volume (April 24, 2019 release)
© 2019 Aneko Yusagi/KADOKAWA/Shield Hero Production Committee