A girl called Sho Ruurei is offered 500 gold coins to become the Kings consort. She carelessly accepts the offer and has to tutor the King. The King falls in love with her however his brother is in love with her too.

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Type: Animation

Languages: Japanese

Status: Ended

Runtime: 25 minutes

Premier: 2006-04-08

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The anime series The Story of Saiunkoku is based on the series of Japanese light novels written by Sai Yukino. Produced by Madhouse Studios and directed by Jun Shishido, the series premiered in Japan on NHK on April 8, 2006. The first season ran for 39 episodes until its conclusion on February 24, 2007. The series' second season, referred to as Saiunkoku Monogatari 2nd Series, premiered on April 7, 2007 and ran for another 39 episodes until its conclusion on March 8, 2008. In May 2007, Geneon Entertainment announced it had acquired the licensed to releases the anime in North America with English language options. In September 2007, after only two volumes had been released, Geneon closed its North America operations. In July 2008, Funimation Entertainment announced that it will distribute several Geneon titles, including The Story of Saiunkoku. The series uses three pieces of theme music. “Hajimari no kaze” by Ayaka Hirahara is used for the opening theme for both the first and second seasons. For the ending theme, “Saikou no Kataomoi” by Sachi Tainaka is used for the first season, while “Asu he” by Teruya Miho is used for the second season.

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