(*2*)The official web site for The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2, the second season of The Rising of The Shield Hero tv anime sequence, introduced the anime’s April 6 premiere on Thursday.

The anime will premiere on the AT-X channel on Wednesday, April 6 at 10:00 p.m. (9:00 a.m. EDT), and it’ll additionally run on Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, Sun TV, TV Aichi, and BS11.

Kana Hanazawa joins the forged as Ost Horai.

Masato Jinbo (Chaos;Child, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya 2wei Herz!) is directing the second season at Kinema Citrus and DR MOVIE, changing Takao Abo. Keigo Koyanagi (Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars) is once more in cost of sequence composition. Masahiro Suwa (Chaika the Coffin Princess animation director) is once more adapting Seira Minami‘s authentic character designs for animation. Kevin Penkin is returning to compose the music.

MADKID will carry out the opening theme tune “Bring Back,” and Chiai Fujikawa will carry out the ending theme tune “Yuzurenai.”

The anime was initially slated to premiere in October 2021, with Crunchyroll additionally slated to stream the anime alongside the Japanese airing. Crunchyroll had introduced in 2019 that the anime would have a second and third season.

One Peace Books is releasing the authentic novel sequence and Aiya Kyū’s manga adaptation in English. The writer describes the novels’ first quantity:

Naofumi Iwatani, an uncharismatic otaku who spends his days on video games and manga, abruptly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe! He discovers he’s one of 4 heroes outfitted with legendary weapons and tasked with saving the world from its prophesied destruction. As the Shield Hero, the weakest of the heroes, all isn’t because it appears. Naofumi is quickly alone, penniless, and betrayed. With nobody to show to, and nowhere to run, he’s left with solely his defend. Now, Naofumi should rise to turn out to be the legendary Shield Hero and save the world!

The The Rising of The Shield Hero anime sequence premiered with a two-hour particular in January 2019 and ran for 25 episodes. Crunchyroll streamed the sequence because it aired in Japan. Crunchyroll premiered the first dubbed episode at Crunchyroll Expo in September 2018 with visitors from the anime.

Image ©2021 Aneko Yusagi/KADOKAWA/Shield Hero S2 manufacturing committee

Source: The Rising of The Shield Hero Season 2 anime’s website, Mantan Web