Kadokawa Light Novel Expo 2021
The first day of the “Kadokawa Light Novel Expo 2021” event revealed on Saturday that the second season of The Rise of the Shield Hero television anime series will premiere in October.
Crunchyroll also confirmed on Saturday that it will stream the anime starting in October under the title, The Rising of the Shield Hero 2.
Masato Jinbo (Chaos; Child, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya 2wei Herz!) is directing the second season at Kinema Citrus and DR MOVIE, replacing Takao Abo.
Keigo Koyanagi (Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars) is again in charge of series composition. Masahiro Suwa (Chaika the Coffin Princess animation director) is again adapting Seira Minami’s original character designs for animation. Kevin Penkin is returning to compose the music.
Crunchyroll had announced in 2019 that the anime would have a second and third season.
The Rising of the Shield Hero 2 comes to Crunchyroll this October! 🛡 pic.twitter.com/qPkgrjApnZ
— Crunchyroll (@Crunchyroll) March 6, 2021