The official website for The Rising of the Shield Hero 2, the second season of The Rising of The Shield Hero television anime series, has announced that the anime’s premiere date is delayed to April 2022. The anime was initially scheduled to premiere in October 2021, with Crunchyroll also scheduled to simulcast the anime.
Masato Jinbo is directing the second season at Kinema Citrus and DR MOVIE, replacing Takao Abo. Keigo Koyanagi is again in charge of series composition. Masahiro Suwa is again adapting Seira Minami’s original character designs for animation. Kevin Penkin is returning to compose the music.
The Rising of The Shield Hero anime series premiered with a two-hour special in January 2019 and ran for 25 episodes. Crunchyroll simulast the series as it aired in Japan. Crunchyroll had announced in 2019 that the anime would have a second and third season.