Kodoani.com – The official website for the TV anime adaptation of the manga Sacrificial Princess & the King of Beasts (Niehime to Kemono no Ō) by Yu Tomofuji posted the third promotional video for the anime on Wednesday. The video features the opening theme song for BIN’s anime “Saku no Nie” (Sacrifice When the New Moon), and also reveals the anime’s April 19 premiere date on Tokyo MX and BS11.
The anime will premiere on April 19 at 24:00.
Kana Hanazawa as Sariphi Satoshi Hino as Leonhart Yuka Nukui as Kuku (Cy) Natsumi Fujiwara as Lops (Clops) Takuma Terashima as Anubis Chikahiro Kobayashi as Jormungand Megumi Han as Amit Hiroyuki Yoshino as Bennu Tasuku Hatanaka Lanteveldt
Chiaki Kon (Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal: Season III) is directing the series at JC Staff. Seishi Minakami (A Certain Scientific Railgun) handled the series’ scripts, and Shinya Hasegawa designed the characters. Jin Aketagawa is directing the sound, and Kohta Yamamoto is composing the music. Pony Canyon is producing music. WOWMAX is producing the anime.
Group GARNiDELiA performed the ending theme song “Only”.
A young girl is doomed to be the next sacrificial meal for the Beast King… but the king is more than just a monster! Love isn’t just about dying in this beautiful fantasy manga.
Tomofuji launched the manga in Hakusensha’s Hana to Yume magazine in 2015 and ended it in October 2020. The manga’s 15th and final compiled volume was published in January 2021. The manga has 2, 1 million copies in circulation, including digital sales.
A spinioff manga began serialization in Hana to Yume in August 2022. The manga features a side story chapter that appeared in Hana to Yume’s sister magazine The Hana to Yume on April 26.