In a shocking turn of events, Yashahime was crowned a new king that no one could have foreseen.
Kodoani.com – WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Episode 45 of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon “Osamu Kirin’s Apparition Conquest”
In the latest episode of Yashahime, three half-demon princesses have successfully returned to the feudal era to save their parents from Osamu Kirin’s mysterious plan to destroy all youkai using Grim Comet. While they were away, Kirin took advantage of the chaos by putting Kirinmaru to sleep and stealing Rion from the injured Riku in an attempt to bring his dubious plan to fruition.
Things take a turn for the worse when Grim Comet reveals a giant cocoon that then released Grim Butterfly into the world. After the Death Butterfly absorbed Rion and Kirin, the giant mythical insect that began to purify the world of low-level demons had evaporated and disappeared. With Rion using the butterfly as his new body to guard the world forever, Kirin proudly declares Grim Butterfly as the new king of the world.
When three half-demon cousins remain trapped in modern Japan, they plead with the Tree of Ages to send them back in time so they can save their family from Mr. its own goal. Akuru, the spirit of time behind the Windmill, appears before them and struggles to force open the portal of time. After successfully opening the door to the past, Akuru dies in Towa’s arms and his soul magically disappears. The group bids farewell to Higurashis in the present before returning to the past to meet their parents again.
When Rion sneaked into her father’s throne room while he was sleeping to give him the Kyuyokon fruit to suppress his demonic powers, Osamu Kirin stopped her and claimed to be her ally who would help her fulfill her destiny. make your dreams come true. Kirin describes her shared dream of a peaceful world full of flowers, trees, and animals that Rion longs to see. As Kirin hugs her, Rion recalls the loving warmth her father once had and the fond memories she had of Kirinmaru. This encounter convinces Rion to join forces with Kirin and use the Kyuyokon fruit to change the world in a new way she didn’t know was possible.
When Riku encounters Rion and Kirin, he warns her against trusting him, but instead betrays his trust and friendship by telling Riku that she doesn’t need him anymore. Under Kirin’s guidance, Rion raises the Kyuyokon fruit to Grim Comet, and it unleashes enough power to reveal the giant cocoon lurking in the center. The cocoon quickly expands to reveal a giant multi-colored butterfly with mythical and spiritual powers. With a new king born into the world, Rion can use the butterfly as his new eternal body, and Kirin will survive even if Kirinmaru dies as long as he remains connected to the butterfly.
Kirinmaru eventually wakes up and finds Kirin, who tells him that Rion dreams of her father being able to defeat Sesshōmaru once and for all. Blindly believing Kirin’s claims, Kirinmaru went to the Tree of Ages, where Sesshōmaru had just woken up beside Rin. Instead of backing down or hiding Rin, Sesshōmaru confidently stood his ground and prepared to defeat Kirinmaru in front of his wife. Not knowing who is the biggest threat or enemy in the series at the moment, fans will have to wait and see the fate of the most powerful demon dog race.