The staff from The Rising of the Shield Hero anime has announced that the series’ third season is scheduled to premiere in Japan in October 2023.
The story of the series is described as:
Naofumi Iwatani, an uncharismatic otaku who spends his days on games and manga, suddenly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe. He discovers he is one of four heroes equipped with legendary weapons and tasked with saving the world from its prophesied destruction. As the Shield Hero, the weakest of the heroes, all is not as it seems. Naofumi is soon alone, penniless, and betrayed. With no one to turn to, and nowhere to run, he is left with only his shield. Now, Naofumi must rise to become the legendary Shield Hero and save the world.
The Rising of The Shield Hero anime premiered with a two hour special in January 2019 and ran for 25 episodes. Crunchyroll simulcast the series as it aired in Japan. The second season of the series premiere in Japan on April 6, 2022, and Crunchyroll simulcast the season.