On the official website of the anime adaptation of “Requiem of the Rose King” (jap.: “Baraou no Souretsu”) it was announced that the series will be aired on Japanese TV from January 9, 2022. You can see a trailer below.
Requiem of the Rose King Anime Release Date in January 2022
The anime, which is being directed by Kentarou Suzuki (“Angels of Death”) at Studio J.C.Staff, is expected to consist of two courses and thus air over half a year. Hiroki Uchida (“Gamers!”) is penning the script, while Chikara Hashizume is contributing character design.
Kou Otani (“Another”) is responsible for the background music. The opening song “Ware, Bara ni Insu” is sung by Makoto Furukawa and the ending “Akumu” is by ZAQ.
The series implements the manga of the same name by Aya Kanno, which has been published in “Princess” magazine since October 2013 and currently comprises 15 volumes. The 13th volume was published in August 2021.
Requiem of the Rose King Trailer
Requiem of the Rose King Characters and Cast
|Richard||Mitsuki Saiga (Takuto Shindou, Inazuma Eleven GO)|
|Henry||Hikaru Midorikawa (Lancer, Fate/Zero)|
|Richard, Duke of York||Sho Hayami (Umibouzu, Gintama)|
|Edward||Kousuke Toriumi (Hajime Saitou, Hakuoki: Demon of the Fleeting Blossom)|
|George, Duke of Clarence||Yasuaki Takumi (Akihiro Altland, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans)|
|Earl of Warwick||Satoshi Mikami (Sloan, Durarara!! ×2)|
|William Catesby||Satoshi Hino (Kyoujurou Rengoku, Demon Slayer)|
|Queen Margaret||Sayaka Ohara (Erza Scarlet, Fairy Tail)|
|Edward of Westminster||Kouhei Amasaki (Haruo Yaguchi, Hi Score Girl)|
|Narrator||Houchu Ohtsuka (Satou, Ajin)|
Requiem of the Rose King Plot
An evil omen hovers over Richard, the third son of the House of York. He believes that a curse is following him and will bring disaster to his loved ones. But is it really a spell that poisons his destiny? Or is it the intrigue that dominates the struggles for the royal crown in England that dooms him …?!