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This is the first volume of The Rising of the Shield Hero manga adaptation. It's available for purchase both physically and digitally.

Synopsis

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![1]

Chapters

Trivia

  • When Aiya Kyu was asked in an interview why "Young Raphtalia is so wide-eyed on the cover of manga Volume 1," the manga artist replied, "I'll leave it up to the readers’ imaginations. Whatever you feel when you see it is the right answer."[2]

References

  1. The Rising of the Shield Hero Volume 1 Synopsis by One Peace Books
  2. Interview with The Rising Of The Shield Hero manga artist Aiya Kyu

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Main Series
Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5Volume 6Volume 7Volume 8Volume 9Volume 10Volume 11Volume 12Volume 13Volume 14
The Reprise of the Spear Hero
Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5
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