In the title of the sixteenth compilation volume of the manga, written and illustrated by Kagiji Kumanomata, Oyasumis MaoujouIt has been confirmed that the work published today has over two million copies in circulation.
For his part, Kumanomata began to publish the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Sunday from the publisher Shogakukan in May 2016. The publisher published the fourteenth compilation volume on April 16 and the fifteenth on July 17.
The piece inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios. Doga Kobo, Headed by Mitsue Yamazaki and scripts written by Yoshiko Nakamura, currently airing since October 5th.
Oyasumi's Maoujou summary
Pssst! Princess Syalis tries to sleep well. A long time ago, when humans and demons coexisted, of course not in complete harmony, a demon king kidnapped a human princess and locked her in his castle. Dispossessed, the princess's subjects thought of a solution ... until the hero shows up to lead the princess's rescue mission!
What should an imprisoned princess do while she waits for her knight in shining armor? The bat wing teddy bears aren't bad, but their cell is very boring! Then she will decide to spend the long hours sleeping, if only she could be comfortable ... if only she doesn't have insomnia ...
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