Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his weapon. Due to Naofumi's lack of charisma and experience he's labeled as the weakest, only to end up betrayed, falsely accused, and robbed by on the third day of adventure. Shunned by everyone from the king to peasants, Naofumi's thoughts were filled with nothing but vengeance and hatred. Thus, his destiny in a parallel World begins...
English: The Rising of the Shield Hero
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 9, 2019 to Jun 26, 2019
Premiered: Winter 2019
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 22:00 (JST)
Producers: Frontier Works, AT-X, Nippon Columbia, Glovision, Good Smile Company, Sammy, Kadokawa Media House, NTT Plala, Kadokawa, Crunchyroll SC Anime Fund
Studios: Kinema Citrus
Source: Light novel
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older