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The Rising of the Shield Hero or Tate no Yūsha no Nariagari is a Japanese fantasy and isekai light novel series written by Aneko Yusagi and illustrated by Seira Minami. It tells the story of Naofumi Iwatani, one of the those summoned in a parallel world to become its Heroes, who must fulfill his mission as one of the saviors of this world.

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Why do the kingdoms need the 4 heroes, if there are adventurers with levels higher than them?

Supposedly, the kingdoms need the heroes to fight the waves. But there are adventurers with levels higher than them. For example, the shield hero is below level 40 after the two first waves, but the ...
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Why is the shield hero not venerated?

I'm watching season 1 of Tate no yuusha no nariagari. It seems the shield hero was hated before he arrived, not after the incident with the princess, because there is a church which venerates the ...
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Will Naofumi be wary of the waves?

Do you think, in the upcoming season of the Shield Hero, Naofumi will be wary of the waves? Since this is my understanding: When they fight the waves they almost overpower monsters in the other world ...
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Why does the Shield Hero manga have the qualifier "The Manga Companion"?

I was looking for manga adaptations of the Rising of the Shield Hero story and noticed something odd. Or at least something I haven't run into before. The tittle of the manga was often appended with ...
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Why did Myne frame Naofumi?

In The Rising of the Shield Hero, Myne chose the Shield Hero as her aid and later betrayed him for some mere 800 gold coins, that were equally divided between heroes. I did not find any reason why ...
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Does the truth that Naofumi did nothing to Myne ever come out?

Does the truth ever come out that Naofumi did nothing to Myne, in The Rising o the Shield Hero ? I don't care for spoilers, it would be really good to know if the truth ever come out or not.
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If demi-humans age by leveling up, then can they die of old age?

If demi-humans grow older by acquiring more levels or becoming stronger, then could higher level demi-humans die from old age? Or is there an internal aging system that does not affect physical ...
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