More cast members have been announced for the forthcoming anime adaptation of the The Rising of The Shield Hero light novel series:
- Sarah Emi Bridcutt is Myne
- Yutaka Nakano is Aultcray Melromarc XXXII
- Hiroki Yasumoto is Elhart
Takao Abo (Norn9) is directing the anime at Kinema Citrus. Keigo Koyanagi is in charge of series composition. Masahiro Suwa is adapting Minami Seira’s original character designs for animation. Kevin Penkin is composing the music.
The Rising of The Shield Hero will premiere with a two-hour special on January 9, 2019. The series will run for two consecutive cours.