The Twelve Kingdoms (2002– )
"12 kokuki" (original title)

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High school student Yoko Nakajima is approached by a strange man who claims he's been searching for her and that she is the rightful ruler of his kingdom.

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 Ritsuko Nakajima, Kaiko (45 episodes, 2002-2003)
Kate Higgins ...
 Shoukei (23 episodes, 2002-2003)
Houko Kuwashima ...
 Shoukei (22 episodes, 2002-2003)
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High school student Yoko Nakajima is approached by a strange man who claims he's been searching for her and that she is the rightful ruler of his kingdom.

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twelve kingdoms: the best anime i have seen so far
20 June 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

After i bought anime series like inuyasha, witch hunter robin and cowboy bebop and watched a few others on TV, by fluke i stumbled upon twelve kingdoms anime series. while cowboy bebop is a classic, twelve kingdoms it is the best anime i have seen so far. i was so sad when 45th episode rolled around. i was so addicted and just wanted more. needles to say i watched for 3 straight days and nights since i just could not stop. could compare to lord of the rings. not sure why marketing people don't advertise this type of quality of anime to a wider audience. it is a gem and i am sure all those hordes of lord of the rings fans would swallow this one as well.


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