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Shield Hero to Air on ANIPLUS!

Read on for simulcast information

1 Jan 2019

ANIPLUS Asia will simulcast the all-new season of The Rising of the Shield Hero for the upcoming Winter 2019 season.


Naofumi Iwatani is summoned to another universe, and learns he is one of four heroes equipped with legendary weapons tasked to save the world. The weakest one must rise to become the legendary Shield Hero!

The Rising of the Shield Hero premieres 9 Jan, WEDs 23:00 [22:00 id/th]Premiere episode is a 1-hour special.

Encore: THUs 18:00 [17:00]


“Do not trust anyone. Everything is an enemy.”

Based on the popular fantasy novel by Aneko Yusagi, with over 3.3 million copies sold, comes the long-awaited anime adaptation!

Through a chanced encounter with a book at the library, ordinary university student Naofumi Iwatani is summoned to another world, where the legend of the four Legendary Heroes of Sword, Sphere, Bow and Shield presides. As the destined Shield Hero, he must overcome all odds and go up against the chaos-bringer known as the “Waves”.

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