“Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko” also known as “The Rising of the Shield Hero” is a Japanese light novel series written by Aneko Yusagi. The story follows the journey of a young man named Naofumi Iwatani, who is summoned to a fantasy world as one of four legendary heroes tasked with saving the kingdom from destruction. However, Naofumi is betrayed and falsely accused of a crime, leading to his persecution and exile. Determined to clear his name and protect himself, Naofumi sets out on a quest for revenge and redemption, using his unique abilities and the support of those who believe in him.
The anime adaptation of the series was first aired in 2019, with 25 episodes. The series was well-received by audiences and praised for its portrayal of the main character’s development, the unique and engaging story, and the strong cast of characters. The first season follows Naofumi’s journey to clear his name and get revenge on those who wronged him. The series also delves into themes of justice, prejudice, and the true meaning of heroism.
As for the second season of Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko, it has been officially announced by the studio and the release date for it is in 2022. Fans of the series can expect to see more of Naofumi’s journey to clear his name, and the continuation of his quest for revenge. Additionally, fans can expect to see more development of the characters, particularly Naofumi and his growing attachment to those who believe in him. The season 2 will also feature new characters and new arc which is the “Spirit Tortoise” arc.
Overall, Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko is a compelling and engaging series that deals with themes of justice, prejudice, and the true meaning of heroism. The series has received positive responses from audiences and critics, and the anticipation for a second season is high. Fans of the series can look forward to more exciting adventures and character development in the upcoming second season.