Written and illustrated by on the official Twitter account for the animated adaptation of the manga Yasuhisa Hara, kingdomA new promotional video has been released for the third season of the project.

magazine Weekly young jump will publish a special interview with the production team over a four-week period, beginning with this year's 14th edition, scheduled for March 4th in Japan. director Kenichi imaizumi and the producers will share the experience of producing the series in the studio with social distancing guidelines due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This third season will continue from the first episodes on April 4th with its broadcast in Japan Funimation International broadcast. It is worth recalling that this anime originally premiered in April 2020 but has been suspended due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on production.

For her part, Hara began to publish the Kingdom Manga in the magazine Weekly young jump from the publisher Shueisha The publisher published the fifty-ninth compilation volume on September 18 and will publish the sixtieth on December 18. The plant recently had more than 70 million copies in circulation.

Production team

  • Kenichi imaizumi ((Gokukoku no Brynhildr, Houkago Saikoro Club, Katekyo Hitman Reborn!) is responsible for the direction of the anime in Signpost in the studio.
  • Noboru Takagi ((Baccano!, Durarara !!, Golden Kamuy) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Hisashi Abe ((Berserk, Devil May Cry, Petshop of horror) is responsible for the character design.
  • BiSH plays the opening song entitled "TOMORROW" while Water grass plays the final song entitled "Deep Inside".

Kingdom synopsis

During the Warring States period in ancient China (421-221 BC), Shin and Hyou were war orphans in the Kingdom of Qin. You dream of proving yourself on the battlefield one day.

One day, however, Hyou is brought to the palace by a minister. Hyou ends up on the losing side of a power struggle and manages to return to his barely alive village. For his part, Shin meets a boy very similar to Hyou, named Ei Sei, who is initially the King of Qin and who will become Emperor Shi Huangdi in the future.

Source: Comic Natalie

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