TV anime Isekai Quartet Season 2 (異世界かるてっと 2) revealed a new trailer and welcomed newcomers from The Rising of the Shield Hero (盾の勇者の成り上がり).
The series is a chibi-style crossover between the light novel series KonoSuba, Overlord, Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World, and The Saga of Tanya the Evil, all published by Kadokawa Corporation. The Rising of the Shield Hero will be joining the second season, which will air on January, 2020.
The anime features the protagonists of the above series as they drop into a parallel world — another brand new isekai — where they begin their high school life.
▍About The Rising of the Shield Hero
The Rising of the Shield Hero is a Japanese light novel series written by Aneko Yusagi (アネコユサギ). Originally published as a web novel in the user-generated novel site Shōsetsuka ni Narō (小説家になろう), the series has since been published by Media Factory with an expanded story-line featuring illustrations by Seira Minami (弥南 せいら). The popular series have been sold for over 7,800,000 copies.
The novel series was adapted into a manga series by Aiya Kyū (藍屋球) and published by Media Factory, with thirteen volumes released as of April 23, 2019. An anime television series adaptation produced by Kinema Citrus aired from January to June 2019. A second and third season have also been announced.