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Ranking of Kings Inspires All-New Anime Film

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If you loved the Ranking of Kings anime and the Spring 2023 side story, Ranking of Kings: The Treasure Chest of Courage, you’ll be delighted to learn that Bojji is heading to the big screen. While details are light, a special program announced that an all-new anime film is in the works for the series.

We’ll have to stay tuned for further details. 

Based on Sosuke Toka’s manga, the Ranking of Kings anime has Yosuke Hatta as director, with Taku Kishimoto on series composition, Atsuko Nozaki on character designs and MAYUKO on music. Crunchyroll streamed the first season as it aired and describes the story like so:

How prosperous your nation is, how many powerful warriors it boasts, and how heroic and strong its king is. These are the criteria that factor into the system known as the Ranking of Kings.

The main character, Bojji, was born the first prince of the kingdom ruled by King Bossu, who is ranked number seven.

But Bojji was born unable to hear and is so powerless that he can’t even swing a sword. In consequence, his own retainers and the public, look down upon him as completely unfit to be king.

It is then that Bojji finds his first friend, Kage, and Bojji’s life takes a dramatic turn…

Source: Official Twitter