The staff and main cast have been announced for the forthcoming anime adaptation of The Rising of The Shield Hero light novel series.
The main cast includes:
- Kaito Ishikawa is Naofumi Iwatani
- Asami Seto is Raphtalia
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka is Ren Amaki
- Makoto Takahashi is Motoyasu Kitamura
- Yoshitaka Yamaya is Itsuki Kawasumi
Takao Abo is directing at Kinema Citrus. Keigo Koyanagi is in charge of series composition. Masahiro Suwa is adapting Minami Seira’s original character designs for animation.
Crunchyroll will stream the anime as it airs in Japan, after premiering it at Crunchyroll Expo in September 2018 with guests from the anime.