In the official Twitter account for the animated adaptation of the light novels written by Aneko Yusagi and illustrated by Minami Seira, Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari, the development of a role-playing game for smartphones titled Tate no Yuusha no Narigaria ~ RERISE ~ was announced. . Pre-registration is available in Japan and the campaign offers rewards depending on the number of registrations that are accumulated.
It is a series of light novels written by Aneko Yusagi and illustrated by Minami Seira. Yusagi began publishing the novels on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website in 2012 and ended it in 2015. Subsequently, Media Factory publisher began publishing on paper with illustrations by Minami Seira in August 2013, and the publisher published the twenty-second volume in June 2019.
The play inspired a 25-episode anime adaptation produced by Kinema Citrus Studios, directed by Takao Abo and scripts written by Keigo Koyonagi, released in January 2019. Production of a second and third seasons is confirmed.
Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari Synopsis
Naofumi Iwatani, an uncharismatic otaku who spends his days in games and manga, suddenly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe. He discovers that he is one of four heroes equipped with legendary weapons and is tasked with saving the world from its prophesied destruction as the Hero of the Shield, the weakest of heroes. But not everything is what it seems, Naofumi is soon alone, penniless and betrayed. With no one to turn to and nowhere to go, he is left with only his shield. Now, Naofumi must rise to become the legendary Hero of the Shield and save the world!
Source: Official Site
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