He was summoned as one of the four cardinal heroes: the shield hero. The heroes are the only hope of that world to fend off the inter-dimensional monsters.
Despite being a “hero”, Nafumi is betrayed by the king and the princess who summoned him, thus ends up being hated by the entire kingdom.
Here are some quotes from The Rising Of The Shield Hero! Enjoy!
#1 – Nafumi Iwatani Quotes
I’m really weak you see, I don’t have a second to waste.
I’d rather have money than words.
I have to grow stronger… along with the people who believe in me, And I’ll protect them, come what may.
Abandoning her and running away is ano option. But she believed in me. I… don’t want to betray someone who placed their trust in me. I did make her a promise.
Accepting everything someone says blindly without thinking for yourself… is completely different from trusting them. If you’d used your brain even a little, things wouldn’t have come to this.
I see. Joining me was just a ruse to destroy me right here. It was all a lie! The smiles she showed me, and her acts of kindness, were all fake!
If I can’t win anyway, I might as well make you as miserable as I can.
#2 – Raphtalia Quotes
I am your sword, wherever you go, I will go.
Even if you can’t trust anyone anymore. I trust you.
#3 – Fitoria Quotes
If you don’t tell them they’re wrong. You’re basically admitting your guilt.