Sacrificial princess and the king of beasts is a fantasy romance anime series that will air in the spring of 2023. The show will premiere on April 20th, 2023, and Studio J.C.Staff is in charge of the production.
The official Twitter account of the series released the third promotional video. Featuring the opening theme song “Saku no Sacrifice” which was later uploaded on their official YouTube channel.
The website also revealed the pre-delivery before the official release on selected distribution channels.
The plot of the series is nothing unique; however, it is interesting. The years-old tradition of the beast king devouring the human sacrifice has been gone on long enough. But will this be the end of it?
The third trailer unveiled a lot of the story. It shows the difficulties Leonhart and Sariphi has to endure due to the previous conflicts between humans and beasts. Yet Sariphi’s optimism manages to keep her safe in many dangerous events.
The artwork is simply beautiful, the animation is flawless, and the music perfectly holds it all together.
Key Visual and Cast
The key visual features Leonhart holding Sariphi in his arms and a few other important supporting characters, including Lanteveldt, Gleipnir, and Fenrir.
The series’ website updated the list of cast members with Kana Hanazawa as Sariphi and Satoshi Hino as the main characters. And additional supporting cast includes Tasuku Hatanaka as Lanteveldt, Megumi Han as Amit, Takuma Terashima as Anubis, Hiroyuki Yoshino as Bennu, Natsumi Fujiwara as Clops, and Yuka Nukui as Cy.
The list of staff members includes Chiaki Kon as the series’ director, Jin Aketagawa as the sound director, Shinya Hasegawa for character designs, Mika Funabashi in charge of color designs, and Seishi Minakami for series composition.
Sacrificial Princess and the King of Beasts Characters
Sarifi is the 99th human sacrifice for the king of beasts. She is from the Yoana country, and unlike the previous sacrifices, she doesn’t demonize the ritual but fearlessly accepts her fate.
Leonhart is the king of beasts and rules over the Kingdom of Ozmargo. He looks similar to a lion with horns. His people fear and respect him as a true ruler who cares for his people.
Frequently Asked Questions
The humans sent Sariphi to the Beast Kingdom as the 99th sacrifice to fulfill the tradition where the King of beats devours the female human sacrifice.
Sariphi is originally from the Yoana country, and she is the 99th sacrifice to fulfill the annual tradition.
Source: niehime-anime.com, Twitter via @niehime_anime