1k+Ambition of the Red Princess » by Qinlongfei Malty S Melromarc, the selfish and scheming first princess of Melromarc suddenly finds herself at a loss when her father summoned all four Legendary Heroes. Following father and the Church's plan to frame the Shield Hero is easy and comfortable, but will it fulfill her life long ambition to become the next queen?
T, English, chapters: 61, words: 588k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 5h published: 4/13/2019, Naofumi I., Malty/Mein
2k+Diligence of the Shield Hero » by Allen Blaster With new relationships forming, a psychotic princess hiding in the shadows, and heroes from another world knocking on their door, the Cardinal Heroes will be stretched to their limits. Things get worse when a massive beast is awakened. It is clear that Hope will not be enough to survive the trials ahead. Multiple pairings. Cover by Temero. Ch. 33: The Sword of Gluttony
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 96, words: 995k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 9/13 published: 7/29/2019, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, Ren A., Wyndia
42The Shield Hero's new Shields » by PirateRaider Why should Naofumi just accept that his shield can't attack and try to make do? With the way the Legendary Weapons system works, he could've instead figured out how to design and create his own shields. Plus there were real historic shields that were plenty deadly, and there's no reason he shouldn't be able to use them. So here's some new shields for the Shield Hero.
K+, English, chapters: 7, words: 4k+, favs: 67, follows: 60, updated: 9/10 published: 7/21/2020
1 Just a dream, Right? by Bronze Man of Gielinor Naofumi in his rage after the duel with Motoyasu is given a Red lantern ring. Low effort one shot.
T, English, Supernatural & Fantasy, words: 688, favs: 1, 9/10, Naofumi I., Medea/Fake Goddess
64The Hero of the Ring » by Starbreaker195 What if there was a fifth hero? a lost one, One with the Legendary Ring. After discovering the ring in a pawn shop's clearance bin, Lucatiel is murdered, but the ring had other plans than to let it's finder die, and so as a result it rewarded him by sending him to a new world, join him and the others on their quest to save the world from catastrophe. (features an OC, be warned)
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 10, words: 43k+, favs: 177, follows: 204, updated: 9/9 published: 1/6, Naofumi I., Ren A., OC, Eclair S.
14Dishonored Princess » by Angel Wraith Malty had been cast aside by her mother as heir to the Throne , but when an opportunity to take it all back arises , she finds herself at a loss . Can she rise above the limitations and become more than just the next queen ?
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 36k+, favs: 51, follows: 75, updated: 9/8 published: 8/8, Naofumi I., Malty/Mein
830Family of the Shield » by Javetts My own version of events where Naofumi and Raphtalia build a family using monsters eggs. Watch as the whole surrogate Iwatani family rises. Naofumi isn't always mad. He's also a bit smarter and a bit stronger. First fic. please review.
T, English, Family & Adventure, chapters: 50, words: 297k+, favs: 617, follows: 691, updated: 9/7 published: 4/1, [Naofumi I., Raphtalia] Firo, OC
37To War by Jingo! To Arms in Dixie! Rise of the Southern Bow! » by Z75 Slavery, Racism, Genocide, the kingdom of Melromarc is built on a foundation of rotten ideals and horrible atrocities, so when they summon a Hero with a decidedly...uncomfortable past with these things, well load your muskets, affix bayonets, and prepare to succeed from the Union! Cuz God damn it, he's gonna be on the right side of history for once! Now who's ready for a civil war?
T, English, Fantasy & Western, chapters: 6, words: 35k+, favs: 90, follows: 115, updated: 9/6 published: 8/14, [Naofumi I., Raphtalia] Malty/Mein, OC
56Shield Hero: The Early Filolial » by Mache Lamina This is a story covering of the adventures of Naofumi Iwatani the current shield hero, and the possibility of him playing the monster lottery early and gaining a valuable ally.
T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 17, words: 22k+, favs: 119, follows: 146, updated: 9/4 published: 2/21, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, Sakura
3Return of the First Princess by AnomallyHope No matter how much she tries, she can't escape her fears. The memories and feelings that keep flashing through her mind shouldn't exist. Malty S Melromarc never wanted anything to do with the four heroes, much less her father's schemes. But knowing what comes next, she knows she'll have to fight. An alternate universe where Mein has the chance to be more than just the villain.
T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, words: 834, favs: 5, follows: 7, 9/3, Naofumi I., Malty/Mein, Melty, OC
42The Reimagining of the Bow Hero » by Alexanderctn An extraordinary law student is inexplicably transported to a new world, where he must save it from destruction. Will his talents help him on his adventures, or will they hinder his progress? What friendships will be formed, and which enemies will they encounter? For every small change made, every small deed performed, this world's course is forever changed.
T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 16, words: 17k+, favs: 39, follows: 64, updated: 8/24 published: 8/9, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, OC, Rishia Ivyred
16The Rising of the Devil Hero » by i exist 1235 Though his name has been cleared, the shield hero still finds it hard to believe that the Queen is on his side. To him, it's just another manipulation. After constantly being taunted by a mysterious voice, Naofumi begins to believe that he really is the devil of the shield. Now it's up to him to decide whether he would embrace the darkness or overcome it.
T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 6, words: 13k+, favs: 33, follows: 43, updated: 8/20 published: 7/23, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, Motoyasu K., Mirelia/The Queen
363Ten Thousand Swords » by Seeker7246 There is no victory without sacrifice. This was a truth that Adrian had known all his life, his father sacrificed himself for the city he loved, his mother sacrificed her time, her future for her children and Adrian had chosen to sacrifice what meagre things he could offer to try and help his family. He did not want to be a sacrifice for another world. He did not want to be a Hero.
T, English, Adventure, chapters: 55, words: 178k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/15 published: 8/18/2019, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, OC
122Journey of the Shield Tanuki » by Thebobman6059 So what if to summon the hero's they had to sacrifice people to become vessels for them thankfully we got ours some volunteers 3 of them the last one for shield hero is special they deiced not go into the volunteer route instead they bought a Sickly little raccoon slave girl form the local slave trader how will Naofumi deal with this new body and world
T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 41, words: 52k+, favs: 132, follows: 189, updated: 8/13 published: 3/2, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, Motoyasu K., Malty/Mein
14The Rising of the Attack Helicopter » by Alexanderctn David McDonnell is a genius US Air Force veteran who is currently working for his family's aviation firm, McDonnell Douglas. He was the main driving force behind many revolutionary designs in his field. What would happen if this expert of modern weaponry was transported to the medieval Melromarc? Find out how David decides to deal with his situation and how he uses modern weaponry!
T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 28, follows: 41, updated: 8/11 published: 8/7
153The Rising of The Four Heroes » by Pretty Lazy (AU, Arc 2) Naofumi, Ren, Itsuki, and Motoyasu were once apartment roommates, but instead becoming the heroes they they were summoned to become, they find themselves framed and incriminated. Now branded as fugitives to the country that brought them there, they need to stay together to figure out a way out of this mess or else risk dying by the hands of the true mastermind.
T, English, Friendship & Fantasy, chapters: 41, words: 334k+, favs: 501, follows: 539, updated: 8/9 published: 12/28/2019, Naofumi I., Motoyasu K., Ren A., Itsuki K.
173Promotion to Queen (Malty SI) » by Seeker7246 Malty and Jessica are fused, and the world goes of its rails. Watch as a more competent, ruthless and active Princess of Melromarc disrupts the world.
T, English, Fantasy & Drama, chapters: 40, words: 74k+, favs: 261, follows: 328, updated: 8/9 published: 7/7/2020, Naofumi I., Malty/Mein, Mirelia/The Queen
4Lanzado a la desesperación » by Rafael Da Silva Morir par ser enviado como heroe a otro mundo suena genial para algunos, y mas cuando a comparación de otros, tienes compañeros confiables y un poder digno de ser la envidia de otros héroes. Pero basta con un mal dia, con una serie de errores para que de estar en la cima y tener compañeras, seas lanzado a la desesperación mas profunda completamente solo.
T, Spanish, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 33k+, favs: 12, follows: 15, updated: 8/7 published: 8/18/2020
19Shield Vessel » by WriterForU (AU) What if cardinal weapons were tethered to the world by lesser weapons? Before the summoning of the four heroes Balmus uses the power of the 'lesser' cardinal weapon to prevent the summoning of the cardinal shield hero. Sensing this the spirit must find a host body.
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 2, words: 11k+, favs: 59, follows: 76, updated: 8/4 published: 7/1, Naofumi I., Firo, Atla, Fohl
33The Rising of the Shield? » by Ame de asobu neko Iwatani Naofumi thought his sole role in another world was to be the Shield Hero. He wasn't sure he'd be able to fulfill that. But maybe, just maybe, the Fates have more in store for him. THE STORY WILL BECOME REALLY AU IN THE FUTURE.
T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 8, words: 22k+, favs: 154, follows: 198, updated: 7/30 published: 11/17/2019, Naofumi I., Raphtalia, OC
1Shield of Oroboros by NPGamer11 UP FOR ADOPTION! Just a simple idea I had sitting in my brain but decided to finally put it on paper. Naofumi is an old man, when he saves the world from one last wave, before being killed by Malty. But Naofumi has a secret. The Blessing of the Infinite Dragon God! More info inside.
T, English, Adventure & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 19, follows: 20, 7/26, Naofumi I., Medea/Fake Goddess
Rising of the Void Hero » by 4fireking Four heroes...together or none...a corrupt king unlike any that have come before him...poison...three weeks until the next Swarm...and then rises a hero from another dimension to take the place of the powerful four Legendary Heroes.
T, English, Adventure & Tragedy, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 4, follows: 6, updated: 7/25 published: 4/25
6Dispair of the Spear » by Rafael Da Silva There are actions that can't be undone. Sins tht bring down any merit or victory earned before. And now, the spear hero commited one of them. What will happen with Motoyasu after hitting the bottom? And by himself for the first time? Translation of "Lanzado a la desesperación"
T, English, chapters: 5, words: 26k+, favs: 23, follows: 27, updated: 7/10 published: 12/9/2020, Motoyasu K.
8The Reasons I'm Here » by Pretty Lazy Hindsight wasn't everything. Questions may still remain. Thinking that I would be able to get through this world with what fragmented memories I had of "Rising of the Shield Hero", fate had something else in store. Instead of rising up and becoming a hero, I now had to figure out why I'm here and why I've replaced Naofumi Iwatani. Only problem? I don't remember who I am. OC/SI.
T, English, Mystery & Humor, chapters: 3, words: 13k+, favs: 49, follows: 62, updated: 7/9 published: 4/1, OC
20Regret of the Sword Hero » by tHEaNNOYINGcATT Normally, he would agree with someone who said getting Isekaied would be fun; but being in the thick of a medieval coup, surround by racists and holding a sword that made him one of the most powerful pawns a leader could ask for. He found himself desperately clambering around for any modicum of power he could get his hands on. Who thought saving the world would be so hard?
T, English, Drama & Fantasy, chapters: 3, words: 35k+, favs: 72, follows: 74, updated: 7/8 published: 6/13