The Heike Story

The Heike Story

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The anime shows the war's events through the perspective of Biwa, a young girl who makes a living as a traveling musician. Though blind, Biwa is gifted with the ability to see the future. She meets Taira no Shigemori, one of the patriarchs of the powerful Taira family, and tells him about prophecy that may change the future of his clan. (Source: CBR) The anime will be broadcasted on Fuji TV's +Ultra programming block in Winter 2022. Funimation will stream the anime in advance on September 15 whereas FOD (Fuji TV On Demand) and bilibili will stream the anime starting September 16.

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English: The Heike Story
Japanese: 平家物語
Type: TV
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Sep 16, 2021 to ?
Premiered: Fall 2021
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Dentsu, Pony Canyon, Fuji TV, Asmik Ace, BS Fuji, bilibili
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Science SARU
Source: Book
Duration: 22 min
Rating: None
Resolution: 720p, 1080p
Type: Eng Sub

Encoder's Notes

Monogatari series never ends…

Jokes aside this one looks quite promising.
And Kensuke Ushio is doing the soundtracks!




Naoko Yamada – Director
Eriko Kimura – Sound Director
Reiko Yoshida – Script
ANI – Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Performance
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Theme Songs

OP1: “Hikaru Toki (光るとき)” by Hitsuji Bungaku (羊文学)
ED1: “unified perspective” by agraph feat. ANI (++SCHADARAPARR++ (スチャダラパー))


Naoko Yamada and Science SARU is a combination I would’ve never expected, but it’s a pleasure one.



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