Saiunkoku Monogatari Episodes

Saiunkoku Monogatari

Series Information

Saiunkoku Monogatari
TV Series, 39 episodes
Apr 8, 2006 to Feb 24, 2007
Bishounen, Comedy, Fantasy, Reverse Harem, Romance, Shoujo


Saiunkoku is a world of eight provinces or houses, each named after a different colour. The new Emperor, Shi Ryuuki, has gained for a reputation for being uninterested in courtly matters and for flaunting his love for men. Shuurei, although born of the important Kou family, has difficulty making ends meet. She easily accepts an invitation to be the Emperor's concubine in order to turn him into a good ruler. The mysterious Seiran, a young man who was adopted by her father, goes with her as Ryuuki's bodyguard. Entering the imperial palace revives Shuurei's dream of being a court official, and, together with the many companions she meets along the way, continues moving bravely forward while trying to fend off the Emperor's advances.

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28Fear is Often Worse Than the Danger Itself362
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26The Raven of Darkness380
25An Accidental Resemblance366
24Water on a Sleeping Ear358
23It's the Company that Makes Travel Unpleasant400
22Where There is Life, There is Hope397
21The Wise Know When to Approach Danger399
20Flowers Blooming From Dead Wood425
19If You Love Your Child, Let Them Go On A Journey452
18Don't Cover Your Head And Leave Your Bottom Exposed449
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15Children Know Not Their Parents' Hearts429
14On A Rock For Three Years441
13From A Gourd Comes A Horse463
12Discretion Is The Better Part of Valour483
11There Is No Cure For Lovesickness589
10Fine Weather Comes To Those Who Wait515
9A Journey Of A Thousand Miles Starts With A Single Step522
8Wanting To Borrow A Cat's Paws534
7Those That Swim Well Drown618
6Lacking The Finishing Touch523
5A Genius Can't Be A Genius Without Effort587
4Casting Pearls Before A Swine653
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