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The Rising of the Shield Hero Gets Real in First Stage Play Visual

The Rising Of The Shield Hero

If you’ve been wondering how The Rising of the Shield Hero series would translate to a stage play, the first visual is here to offer a taste alongside a reveal of the main cast members. Leading the charge is Yuya Uno as Naofumi Iwatani, the titular Shield Hero. He’ll be joined by Karin Isobe as Raphtalia, and you can see how he looks in the striking promotional photo below.

the rising of the shield hero

Here’s the rest of the cast announced thus far:

Ren Amaki – Yuho Matsui
Itsuki Kawasumi – Taiga Fukazawa
Ake – Ryuya Ishigami
Slave Merchant – Kotori Kojima
Child Raphtalia – Erena Kamada
Myne – Sarah Emi Bridcutt
Erhard – Atsushi Maruyama
Aultcray Melromarc XXXII – Isamu Ishizaka

The Rising of the Shield Hero stage play kicks off its run at COOL JAPAN PARK OSAKA TT Hall from March 27-29, 2020, with showings in Tokyo to follow at the Tokyo Theater Sun Mall from April 2-12.

Via Comic Natalie