Iwatani Naofumi is 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!Source: M-UNote: The first episode received a special preliminary delivery on different web platforms and AT-X. The regular TV broadcast started on 09.01.2019.
Main title: Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari
Official verified title in English: The Rising of the Shield Hero
Other unofficial verified titles:
盾の勇者の成り上がり in Japanese
방패 용사 성공담 in Korean
盾之勇者成名錄 in Chinese (Traditional)
Show type: TV Series, 25 episodes
On air: 27.12.2018 till ?
Tags: action, adventure, comedy, fantasy, novel, parallel world, romance, seinen