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Rising of the Shield Hero Watch-Through Episode 2: “The Slave Girl”


So, continuing where I left off, I’ll be analyzing the anime “Rising of the Shield Hero” and explaining how western SFF writers and readers can learn from Japanese “Light Novels”. If you’re not a writer, and simply want my thoughts on the show, then feel free to skip the last bit.

Again, you can watch the show here, or buy the novel on Amazon. If you enjoy my posts and haven’t yet checked out the series, the show is free to watch on Crunchyroll, though delayed by a week.

So with that out of the way, onto the summary! Also, obligatory spoiler warning.
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