The Rising of the Shield Hero (Novel 4)
Title: The Rising of the Shield Hero
Volume: Novel 4
Distributor: One Peace Books
Release date: 2016-06-14
Suggested retail price: $13.95
Age rating: 14+
Naofumi is on the run, relentlessly pursed by Motoyasu and the others, Naofumi turns to a new friend fro help, but things are not as they seem. A corrupt nobleman from Raphtalia's past returns to unleash an ancient beast. Too large and ferocious for Naofumi to handle, the party seems to have met its match when yet another mysterious character makers her debut. Soon later, the mastermind behind Naofumi's troubles is revealed. Enemies come out into the open as an epic battle for the fate of the heroes unfolds, just in time for the long-missing queen to arrive. The truth behind Naofumi's betrayal, the secret of the Church of the Three Heroes, and reasons for the mounting tensions of war are finally brought to light, just as newer, deeper mysteries come to the surface!
Story by Aneko Yusagi.
(added on 2015-09-04, modified on 2015-09-04)
- Reviewed by Rebecca Silverman (May 21, 2016)
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