The Rising of the Shield Hero Volume 8
Cover 8 eng
Cover Character(s) Naofumi, Kizuna, Rishia
Japanese Volume Information
Page Count 317 pages
Release Date November 21, 2014
ISBN ISBN 978-4040671802
English Volume Information
Page Count 400 pages
Release Date June 13, 2017
ISBN ISBN 978-1944937096
Volume Navigation
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At a critical moment, Naofumi and the others are saved by a young girl. Ost's sacrifice is enough to save them from their battle to the death with Kyo, but Kyo's able to escape to another world. Naofumi attempts to follow him, but he awakens to find himself in prison! His friends are scattered and he finds himself back at level one. How will Naofumi survive the new challenges that await him?


Prologue - The Never-Ending Labyrinth Edit

Chapter 1 - The Hunting Hero Edit

Chapter 2 - Escape Edit

Chapter 3 - The Unknown World Edit

Chapter 4 - Selling Drop Items Edit

Chapter 5 - Sales Demonstration Edit

Chapter 6 - Otherworldly Equipment Edit

Chapter 7 - The Legend of the Waves Edit

Chapter 8 - On the Way to the Hunting Hero’s House Edit

Chapter 9 - Shikigami Edit

Chapter 10 - Return Dragon Vein Edit

Chapter 11 - Rescuing the Angel Edit

Chapter 12 - Humming Fairy Edit

Chapter 13 - The Hunting Hero’s Skills Edit

Chapter 14 - The Katana of the Vassal Weapons Edit

Chapter 15 - The Katana’s Choice Edit

Chapter 16 - No Incantations Edit

Chapter 17 - Blood Flower Strike Edit

Epilogue - Together Again Edit



  • The titles of the 10th and 14th chapters are swapped in the light novels