The Raven of the Inner Palace anime release date is October 1, 2022. The TV show will be aired on the Tokyo MX, Tochigi TV, Gunma TV, and BS11 channels in Japan and air on Kansai TV.
Palace consorts have an infamous reputation for their jobs, yet the protagonist of ‘Raven of the Inner Palace’ has never been called upon by the Emperor. Jusetsu lives her life in secretiveness as even the royal guards are afraid of her.
Why is everyone scared of a simple concubine? Because she is rumored to have capabilities beyond one’s understanding. She deals with curses, lost entities, and the mystic. Can she disobey his orders when the young king needs her help in the upcoming anime?
The ‘Raven of the Inner Palace’ novel series will receive an anime adaptation premiere on October 1, 2022. A part of its first episode will be streamed at the Aniplex Online Fest 2022 on September 24.
About Raven Of The Inner Palace
Raven of the Inner Palace is a novel series by Koko Shirakawa, launched in 2018. The novel’s final volume was shipped in 2021. It will also obtain an anime.
The story focuses on Josetsu, a royal consort who has never been called to the king’s bed-chamber. No one knows what she looks like, and she has magical powers.
One day, the king aspires her to find the owner of a cursed earring. Their meeting will alter the history of their kingdom.
What Is The Plot Of The Series Raven Of The Inner Palace?
The story centers on a secretive concubine named Uki. Although Uki lives in the harem chambers at the palace, the Emperor has never asked for her presence. Rumors about Uki scattered like wildfire throughout the palace. Some people who work at the palace say they see Uki appear to them as an older woman, some a beautiful young woman, and others a child.
But the rumors don’t end there. People in the palace also believe that Uki is a powerful sorceress capable of inflicting horrible curses. Still, at the same time, others go to her for her unique talent for being able to find lost items.
One day, the Emperor, who has ignored her until now, goes to Uki to request her help finding something. When their paths cross, and they finally meet face-to-face, things change. The Emperor is surprised by Uki’s beauty, and she is surprised by the Emperor’s gentleness and kind heart. Will love blossom between these two main characters who are already supposed to be lovers?
Who Are The Production Team Members Of The Series?
Raven of the Inner Palace production team members include:
- Character design – Shinji Takeuchi (Who has also designed the characters like Fairy Tail and Gintama)
- Director – Chizuru Miyawaki (who is famous for his work in Gintama, Gintama: The Final)
- Music composer – Asami Tachibana (who has composed some incredible pieces of music like DARLING in the FRANXX, Haikyu! !, Moriarty the Patriot)
- Animation – Bandai Namco Pictures
- Scriptwriter – Satomi Ooshima (Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko).
Who Are The Cast Members Of The Series Raven Of The Inner Palace?
Raven of the Inner Palace cast members include:
- Nobunaga Shimazaki – Onkei (a eunuch who serves the royal family and is Uki’s bodyguard)
- Marika Kono – Jiu Jiu
- Nobuhiko Okamoto – Tankai (high-ranking eunuch who is a news broker)
- Taku Yashiro – Eisei
- Saku Mizuno – Jusetsu Ryo (Also known as Uki, is an imperial concubine)
- Masaaki Mizunaka – Koshun Ka
Where Can I Read The Light Novel Series?
Raven of the Inner Palace (Kokyo no Karasu) is a Japanese light novel series by Koko Shirakawa and illustrated by Ayuko. Ayuko is also known in Japan for having illustrated the manga adaptation of the light novel series The Earl and the Fairy. Since April 2018, Shueisha has published a total of seven volumes under their Shueisha Orange Bunko imprint.
Seven Seas Entertainment has licensed the English version of the light novel series for release in North America the following next year, 2023. Seven Seas Entertainment specifically made this announcement during the Anime Expo 2022.
Where Can I Watch The Light Novel Animated Series?
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