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Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari

Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari

Alternative Titles

English: The Rising of the Shield Hero: The Manga Companion
Japanese: 盾の勇者の成り上がり

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Feb 5, 2014 to ?
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Seinen
Authors: Aiya, Kyu (Art), Aneko, Yusagi (Story)
Serialization: Comic Flapper

Statistics

Score: 8.211 (scored by 27323 users)
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Ranked: #5152
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Popularity: #60
Members: 70,823
Favorites: 3,098
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Synopsis

Iwatani Naofumi is summoned to another world to become one of the 4 heroes, namely the Shield Hero. Starting out with poor popularity and labeled as the weakest, Naofumi found himself betrayed on the 3rd day of his adventure. Losing faith and money, all that left is just his shield. Vowing to exact revenge to those who had betrayed him, Naofumi's path is...

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Background

Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari has been published in English as The Rising of the Shield Hero: The Manga Companion by One Peace Books since November 17, 2015 and in Russian by XL Media since February 16, 2016.

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Filo
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Melromarc, Melty Q
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Glass
Supporting
Elhart
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Melromarc, Mirelia Q
Supporting
Amaki, Ren
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Kawasumi, Itsuki
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Melromarc, Malty
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More reviewsReviews

Sep 26, 2014
chierii (All reviews)
(This review may contain minor spoilers. Please continue reading at the risk of spoilers.)

As I was reading the first chapter, I was thinking, Is this just a typical seinen manga about some random person travelling to another world? But boy, was I wrong about this one. It illustrated the meaning of how it was to be downgraded by society but with the essence of fantasy in a different world.

I was captivated by the story. It started with a simple cliché, that somehow lead into something much greater that makes me love this manga so much. It demonstrated the meaning of betrayal and what it meant read more
Dec 3, 2014
Anchorman77 (All reviews)
This is my first review and I really hope I help anyone looking for insight on this manga. I will portray my own thoughts as a critic and hopefully you agree with and enjoy reading my review.

Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari

Story: 8.5
A seinen fantasy manga about a boy who get sucked into a fantasy game-like world full of magic and swordplay. Right from the start I can't say I haven't seen this before in a seinen manga. My first though was "ugh...here we go again" but there is a lot more to it than that. The story really drives that harshness of society, betrayal, and read more
Jan 2, 2015
Zeroskye (All reviews)
Ever since the first chapter was released, Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari has been increasing exponentially in popularity. It is quickly rising up the ranks and it isn't very hard to see why.

Story: 9

Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari is a story of betrayal, revenge, & redemption. The story follows Naofumi Iwatani as he is suddenly brought to another world. There he is deemed as the shield hero, the weakest of the 4 heroes due to lack of attacking power. Because of that, no one wants to be his companion and what's worse is, he's eventually betrayed and framed. Scorned and loathed by the people who read more
Nov 12, 2014
Kryner (All reviews)
Now before reading this series, i was skeptic.At first i thought it was your regular summoned MC with overpowered abilities and destined to save the world. And seeing how the MC gets Shield makes me think that his shield might contain some overpowered abilities,but i was wrong, it caught me off guard and the way the personality of the main character did a 180 completely surprise me

Story: 9/10
As i have thought i was completely caught of guard by the series and how the story takes another route.You thought this is gonna be another overpowered MC? nope you are wrong the MC is completely powerless read more

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Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari Chapter 56 Discussion
kevin_video - Jun 28
4 replies by XiferVP »»
Jul 7, 2:17 AM
My problem with Shield bro
CarryOakay - Feb 3
7 replies by Yautja »»
Jun 25, 12:04 PM