In the celly of the sixty-first compilation volume of the written sleeve and illustrated by Yasuhisa Hara, Kingdom, it was confirmed that the literary franchise has exceeded 80 million cumulative circulation copies. This volume will be released on April 19 in Japan.
For its part, Hara began the Kingdom manga publication in the magazine Weekly Young Jump of the Shueisha publisher in 2006. The publisher published the fifty-ninth volume collector in September 2020, followed by sixty-in December 2020. The work exceeded in December of 2020 the 70 million cumulative circulation copies.
The third season of animated adaptation resumed its broadcast in Japan on April 4 from the first episode, with Funimation emitting it in the West. It should be remembered that this anime had been originally released in April 2020, but was suspended for the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic in production.
Synopsis of Kingdom.
During the period of the "combatant kingdoms" in ancient China (421-221 A.C.), Shin and Hyou are orphans of war in the Kingdom of Qin. They dream of someday try on the battlefield. However, one day Hyou is taken to the palace by a minister. Ending on the loser side of a power struggle, Hyou manages to return to the town of him, just alive. Shin, on the other hand, knows a boy very similar to Hyou, called Ei Sei, who, for now, is the king of Qin, and that in the future it will become Emperor Shi Huangdi.
Source: official site
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