Crunchyroll announced that they will start streaming the English dub of The Rising Of The Shield Hero season 3 on the platform from Oct 20, 2023.
Cast and staff involved in the English dub of The Rising Of The Shield Hero season 3 were also revealed.
The Rising Of The Shield Hero season 3 English dub cast includes:
- Stephen Fu as Naofumi
- Erica Mendez as Raphtalia
- Brianna Knickerbocker as Filo
- Taylor Henry as Aultcray
- Imari Williams as Elhart
- Kieran Regan as Fohl
- Kimlinh Tran as Keel
- Jackie Lastra as Melty
- Katelyn Gault as Mirelia
- Alice Himora as Nadia
- Kira Buckland as Rishia/Shadow
- Frank Todoro as Slave Merchant
- Alexander Gross as Yuji
- Additional voices: Jay Preston
- ADR Director: Lucien Dodge
- ADR Producer: Eric P. Sherman
- ADR Script Writer: Henry Mason
- ADR Mixer: Kenneth Thompson
- ADR Engineer: Jonathan Jay Brannen
The Rising Of The Shield Hero season 3 started airing in Japan on Oct 6, 2023.
Season 3 had a change in the director, just like the other seasons of the anime. Hitoshi Haga served as the director for season 3, with the rest of the staff from the previous season returning.
MADKID performed the opening for season 3, while Chiai Fujikawa performed the ending theme “Suki ni Natte wa Ikenai Riyu”.
Season 1 of the anime, produced by Kinema Citrus, aired from January to June 2019. A second season, co-produced by DR Movie, aired from April to June 2022.
The Rising of the Shield Hero is a Japanese dark fantasy isekai light novel series written by Aneko Yusagi and illustrated by Seira Minami. Originally published as a web novel in the user-generated novel site Shōsetsuka ni Narō, the series has since been published by Media Factory with an expanded story-line featuring illustrations by Seira Minami.
As of June 25, 2019, twenty-two volumes have been published.
The novel series was adapted into a manga series by Aiya Kyū and published by Media Factory, with twenty volumes released as of February 22, 2022. Both the novel and manga series were licensed by One Peace Books and were published in North America starting in September 2015.