The first promotional video for Studio DEEN’s anime series Reikenzanstreamed and it features the different characters of the show. Reikenzan: Hoshikuzu-tachi no Utage (Mt. Reiken: Stardust’s Banquet or alternately, Sacred Sword Mountain: Stardust’s Banquet) anime series premiered on January 9 in Japan on different TV channels such as Tokyo MX TV, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichi, and Sun TV.
Tsubasa Yonaga as Ōriku, a rare genius whose IQ and impudence are both unparalleled.
Yuriko Yamaguchi as Ōbu, a woman who is Ōriku’s master and the fifth elder of the “Reiken” school. Her impudence and wicked tongue are on par with Ōriku’s.
Daiki Kobayashi as Ōchū, who has the appearance of a girl but is definitely a boy. He is Ōriku’s attendant.
Masakazu Nishida as Kaiunho, a companion of Ōriku’s in terms of the pursuit of knowledge. He is the second prince of another strong country.
Kenichirou Matsuda as Iemoto, the head of the “Reiken” school. He is strongly nearsighted.
Marie Hatanaka as Ruri, Ōriku’s close friend who is also a member of the “Reiken” school. She has a cute appearance but she is air-headed, a bit of an idiot, and a glutton.
Eriko Nakamura as Rei, a hostess of an inn who is keeping a secret.
Kento Itō as Shushin, the crown prince of a different country. He is Ōriku’s rival.
Daichi Hayashi as Bunhō, the son of the country’s religious leader. He has a timid personality
Additionally, Nako Eguchi will play Bunin (character’s name reading has not yet been officially verified).
In the anime’s story, a comet falling will bring about a great calamity, and in order to choose a child fated by the falling comet, the family of the “Reiken” clan with a long storied history is once again resuming its entrance examination process to find disciples. The protagonist Ōriku (Lu Wang in the original novel), who possesses a special soul that is only available once in a thousand years, decides to take the exam, and he starts down the path toward becoming an exceptional sage.Studio DEEN notes that the anime will be full of gags.
Reikenzan TV anime is based on the popular Chinese online novel and comic titled Qian You Zuo Ling Jian Shan (lit: There Was a Spiritual Sword Mountain) by Guo Wang Bi Xia (lit. His Majesty the King).
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