A Hero Appears!
Season 2, Episode 1
Air date July 7, 2012
Kanji 勇者見参!
Romaji Yūsha Kenzan!"
Episode Director Hiroshi Ikehata
Storyboard Junji Nishimura
Screenplay Masaki Tsuzuki
Animation Director Tomoyuki Kitamura
Opening Fearless Hero
Ending Natsu no Yakusoku
Episode Guide
Episode 13
DD2 Episode 2

A Hero Appears! (勇者見参! Yūsha Kenzan!") is the first episode of the second season of the Dog Days series. It first aired on July 7, 2012.


Three months after leaving Flonyard, Shinku returns to Biscotti along with his friend Rebecca Anderson, while his cousin Nanami Takatsuki is summoned to Galette by Leomichelli and accepts to become her hero. After a brief reunion with Millhiore and his other friends, Shinku takes part in a special battle celebrating his return, soon after Nanami also joins the fight while Rebecca stays back at the castle with Millhiore. Watching the battle at her castle, Couvert Eschenbach Pastillage, the Princess of Pastillage, decides to set off for Biscotti to ask Rebecca to become her hero.