This is the fifth volume of the The Rising of the Shield Hero light novel.


Naofumi is off to the Cal Mira islands, where he plans to continue leveling up. Soon after arriving he meets a mysterious young man named L’Arc Berg. But how will this curious new character impact Naofumi's adventures? Surrounded by mystery and intrigue, Glass makes her second appearance. Aneko Yusagi's epic fantasy continues in volume 5!


  • Prologue: "Class Up"
  • Chapter One: "The Heroes' Teammates"
  • Chapter Two: "Meeting of the Heroes"
  • Chapter Three: "Power Up"
  • Chapter Four: "Weapon Copy"
  • Chapter Five: "Gravestones"
  • Chapter Six: "Cal Mira"
  • Chapter Seven: "The Tavern"
  • Chapter Eight: "Karma"
  • Chapter Nine: "Island Days"
  • Chapter Ten: "The Water Temple"
  • Chapter Eleven: "Inter-dimensional Whale"
  • Chapter Twelve: "L'Arc Berg"
  • Chapter Thirteen: "Soul-Healing Water"
  • Epilogue: "The Problem We Face"
  • Extra Chapter: "The Cal Mira Hot Springs"



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Adaptation Notes

Differences from the original web novels


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