The Rising of The Shield Hero anime is motivating a stage play adjustment that will keep running in Osaka and Tokyo in spring 2020. The play will keep running at Cool Japan Park Osaka TT Hall from March 27-29, trailed by Theater Sun-shopping center in Tokyo from April 2-12.
Satoshi Ōgita is coordinating the play, and Kaori Moriyama is composing the content. Kazuki Unebasami of Scissors Blitz is maker, and Scissors Blitz is additionally dealing with arranging and generation.
“Naofumi Iwatani, an uncharismatic otaku who spends his days on games and manga, suddenly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe! He discovers he is one of four heroes equipped with legendary weapons and tasked with saving the world from its prophesied destruction. As the Shield Hero, the weakest of the heroes, all is not as it seems. Naofumi is soon alone, penniless, and betrayed. With no one to turn to, and nowhere to run, he is left with only his shield. Now, Naofumi must rise to become the legendary Shield Hero and save the world!“
The Rising of the Shield Hero is a Japanese light novel arrangement composed by Aneko Yusagi. Firstly distributed as a web novel, the arrangement has since been distributed by Media Factory with an extended story-line including representations by Seira Minami. As of February 25, 2019, twenty-one volumes have been distributed.
The novel arrangement was adjusted into a manga arrangement by Aiya Kyū and distributed by Media Factory, with thirteen volumes discharged as of April 23, 2019. Both the novel and manga arrangement was authorized by One Peace Books and were distributed in North America beginning in September 2015. The 25-episode anime TV arrangement adjustment delivered by Kinema Citrus debuted in January 2019. The anime arrangement is authorized in North America by the Crunchyroll–Funimation association.
along with three other people from parallel universes to become the world’s Heroes. Each of the heroes was respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned. Naofumi happened to receive the Legendary Shield, the sole defensive equipment, while the other heroes received a sword, a spear, and a bow, weapons meant for the attack. Unlike the other heroes who are fully supported by the kingdom and gain several strong allies each, Naofumi’s luck turns to the worse after his single companion, later revealed to be none other than Princess Myne, betrays him, steals all his belongings and leaves him devoid of all assistance and supplies after she falsely accuses him of raping her.
Shunned by everyone from the King to peasants, Naofumi is forced to train as a hero alone while working to make ends meet, until he buys from a slave trader a young tanuki demi-human girl named Raphtalia and an egg that hatches into a birdcreature whom he names “Filo”, both quickly growing into adulthood and becoming powerful warriors under his care. As they little by little gain the trust and gratitude of the people with their heroic actions, Naofumi, and his companions work hard to fulfill their mission as saviors of the world while unraveling its deepest secrets.“