Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari Season 2

The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2

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Synonyms: Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari 2nd Season
Japanese: 盾の勇者の成り上がり Season2
English: The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2022 to Jun 29, 2022
Premiered: Spring 2022
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 22:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy
Theme: IsekaiIsekai
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.551 (scored by 232078232,078 users)
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Ranked: #63122
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Popularity: #261
Members: 715,043
Favorites: 12,386

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With another Wave happening in a week, Naofumi Iwatani and his party have no time to waste. However, when bat familiars raid Lurolona Village and the Wave countdown comes to a halt, the Four Cardinal Heroes reconvene with the queen, Mirelia Q Melromarc, for a quick briefing. The queen presumes that the odd occurrences are linked to the Spirit Tortoise—a threatening creature that has awakened from its slumber, back to cause havoc once again. A plan to put the Spirit Tortoise to rest is devised—but out of the four men, only the cursed Shield Hero agrees to help.

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Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari Season 2 was set to premiere in October 2021, but was postponed due to various reasons.

The series was released on Blu-ray and DVD in three volumes from July 27, 2022 to September 28, 2022.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Seto, Asami

Iwatani, Naofumi

Ishikawa, Kaito


Hidaka, Rina


Han, Megumi

Melromarc, Melty Q

Uchida, Maaya

Melromarc, Mirelia Q

Inoue, Kikuko


Yasumoto, Hiroki

Melromarc, Malty

Bridcutt, Sarah Emi

Kazayama, Kizuna

Tomita, Miyu


Tange, Sakura



Opening Theme

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"Bring Back" by MADKID

Ending Theme

"Yuzurenai (ゆずれない)" by Chiai Fujikawa


Aug 24, 2023
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There were some boring parts to it and I feel like some of it was rushed and underdeveloped, however, it's an overall enjoyable sequel if you're not the overly critical stuck up watcher. I wasn't a fan of Part 1 but it needed to be there, Part 2 was fairly entertaining even though the main antagonists were subpar, and Part 3 just felt like a little extra bit of fan service, could or could not be your cup of tea. It's not perfect in the slightest, but, it's nice to know what happened next after season 1 and the main cast developed pretty ...
Jun 1, 2023
Mixed Feelings
What a most disappointing second season, the beginning was one of the most bad and boring beginnings of the season that I have seen, I really did not feel that the series reached something, but after that first part everything is improving quite well, I don't think it is the best path that the series could take but it was a path that gives it a quite fun and interesting plot twist, I think that the series did drop a tremendous drop in quality that was quite evident, the animation did not go down but neither did the story She herself knows where to go ...
Aug 1, 2023
Tate no Yuusha Season 2, unfortunately, fails to live up to the expectations set by its predecessor, delivering a lackluster and disappointing experience for fans of the series. One of the most glaring issues that immediately stands out is the animation and character design. The lack of facial expressions makes it challenging to connect with the characters emotionally, hindering any attempts to understand their feelings or motivations. Whether it's anger, joy, or sadness, every scream feels indistinguishable, further dampening the impact of critical scenes.

The show also suffers from inconsistent character development and shallow storytelling. Characters flip-flop between sides too quickly, making it difficult to believe ...

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