Kodoani.com – The August issue of Princess magazine announced on Thursday that author Senta Nakazawa will launch a manga titled Yōkihi, Kirara (Yang Guifei, Kirara), based on a novel by writer Baku Yumemakura, illustrator Yoshitaka Amano and ceramic artist Shōkoku Kanō, tells the story of Yang Guifei, who is known as one of the Four Great Beauties of China. ancient. The manga will launch in the magazine’s next issue on August 4.
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Historical Fantasy Romance “Yang Guifei, Kirara”
It will appear in the September issue of Monthly Princess, which will be released in early August. Nice to meet you. pic.twitter.com/x1eS5D0RGY
— Senta Nakazawa @ Manga Drawing (@senta_naka) July 6, 2023
Nakazawa posted a preview image of the manga on Twitter on Thursday.
The historical fantasy romance story revolves around Yōgyoku Kan (or Yang Yuhuan in Chinese), who lost her parents and now lives with her adoptive parents in cramped conditions. She was born with a rare beauty, and although her beauty annoys her, one day she wants to know the meaning of love.
Enterbrain published Yumemakura’s novel Yang Guifei with illustrations by Amano in 2006. Kadokawa published Yumemakura, Amano, and Kanō’s novel Yōkihi no Bansan (Dinner of Yang Guifei) by Yumemakura, Amano and Kanō based on the novel Yang Gui. Phi of Yumemakura, in 2010.