Kingdom (Kingudamu) is a new anime from NHK that FUNimation is simulcasting in Summer 2012. This anime is based off of Yasuhisa Hara's Japanese manga series taking place in the Warring States Period of ancient China (475-221 BCE). Follow the adventures of an unknown boy named Shin and a young king called Ei Sei as they try to change the kingdom.
This new anime started airing June 4, 2012 and is an ongoing series. The series is supposed to last 38 episodes! The manga that it is based on started getting published in 2006 and is also ongoing with 24 volumes so far.
Join us as we watch these boys on the path to their destiny as they face violence and pain – a journey that will change history.