Recently we've been asking our audience members who their favorite characters are in The Rising of the Shield Hero, and everyone came through in a major way! Find out who came out in the top spot after the jump!
The Rising of the Shield Hero has one of the most unique soundtracks of any anime currently airing! We sat down with Kevin Penkin, the composer for the series, to talk about composing for anime vs. games, the huge amount of music he wrote for Shield Hero, and how the music in Super Smash Bros. Melee rules.
Last week's The Rising of the Shield Hero had Naofumi and the other heroes finally settle their differences and come to terms with having to fight together as one to defeat the villainous Pope! Will they find themselves victorious? Will the Queen arrive in time to help? Hit the jump to find out more! *SPOILERS*
You've been summoned to the kingdom of Melromarc as a hero! Take our Shield Hero quiz to see which one of the Four Cardinal Heroes you're destined to become!
Takao Abo is the director of the massively popular anime The Rising of the Shield Hero. We sat down for an interview with Abo-san covering his work on the series and his thoughts and feelings on a number of other subjects. Join us for this behind the scenes conversation!
The official site for The Rising of the Shield Hero is now available in English! Hit the jump for the details and the screenshots from the free companion PC game also available in English!
Last week's The Rising of the Shield Hero episode dropped a HUGE and nasty surprise as we have a new foe to face against! This week, will our heroes reconcile and put their differences aside to fight this overpowered enemy? Hit the jump to find out!
As reported, the special edition of the upcoming fifth volume of The Reprise of the Spear Hero manga will come with a newly-recorded drama CD. It is confirmed today the two main voice cast from the ongoing TV anime The Rising of the Shield Hero, Makoto Takahashi as Motoyasu Kitamura an Kaito Ishikawa as Naofumi Iwatani, are set to reprise their roles. Hit the jump for more details.
The Rising of the Shield Hero English dub will be experiencing a shift in release date schedule, click to learn more
The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime 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 for the first volume, the novel's illustrator Minami Seira provided a newly-drawn illustraton of the main heroine Raphtalia. Check out the visual after the jump!
Last week's cliffhanger left us screaming ARE THEY OKAY?? On this week's episode of The Rising of the Shield Hero, Naofumi sought out another hero in an attempt to make amends, but things don't always go as planned. ESPECIALLY when you're the Shield Hero. SPOILERS CONTAINED