Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

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Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby ultimateX021 » Wed Mar 02, 2011 1:01 am

Besides Legend of the Legendary Heroes, anybody know any other anime out there with knights, battles, kings and queens. I've got this one song I'm saving for an amv idea later and want to explore more options ya know.

any others?
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby wurpess » Wed Mar 02, 2011 1:09 am

Bastard!, Berserk and Slayers are the ones that immediately come to mind.
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby Jasta85 » Wed Mar 02, 2011 1:48 am

just regular knights? or knights shooting lazers and kamehameas and stuff, first one is a bit rare, second one there are plenty.

actual battle scenes are pretty rare in anime, fights usually focus on one v one combat or small groups. large battles with detail would probably take up too much time.

anyway, a few ideas:
Bastard!!!
claymore
tears to tiara
slayers
spice and wolf (sort of, a few action scenes in it although not a whole lot)
kyo kara maoh

if you're looking for European style stuff it's a bit rare since most anime concentrate on japanese stuff when they go back in time

edite: oooh, how could I forget: Fate/Stay Night (series and movie). If you're looking for king/Queen/Heroic Knight type characters you'll find plenty in there. You'll just have to search around a bit to make sure there isn't a skyscraper or something in the background.
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby Kariudo » Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:05 am

Ones that come to mind...

Zero no Tsukaima
Record of Lodoss War
Code Geass (not medieval, but knights, kings and battles there are)
Scrapped Princess (might be pushing it)
Le Chevalier D'Eon
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby EkaCoralian » Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:05 am

How has nobody said Fate/Stay Night?

That one. :3
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby EkaCoralian » Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:06 am

Oh wait, Jasta said it. XD My bad~ :s
Double reccomendation for that then!
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby Kosmit » Wed Mar 02, 2011 10:03 am

The Sacred Blacksmith has some knights. Haven't watched it though.

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby MetamorphosisStudios » Wed Mar 02, 2011 5:01 pm

Romey X Juliet
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby CodeZTM » Wed Mar 02, 2011 5:52 pm

If I recall correctly, Princess Tutu has some pretty nice "Knight/Prince" characters.

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby ultimateX021 » Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:17 pm

Woah. Thanks a million all of ya. Now I got plenty of options to explore here. To be honest, I didn't think of Claymore, Fate/Stay Night, or Berserk. Forgot those had knights and kings in it.

Still, I appreciate the info. you all gave me; just saved me time having to search the internet for anime with stuff like this. :D
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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby Jadecavy » Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:37 pm

Queen's blade. |:

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby uncreative » Thu Mar 03, 2011 12:49 am

Mr. Moonbeam wrote:Queen's blade. |:

This is 100% true.

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby ZephyrStar » Mon Mar 14, 2011 8:50 pm

Utawarerumono in a feudal Japan kind of way.

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby post-it » Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:58 pm

Freezing
Princess Resurrection
Shukufuku no Campanella
Tales of Symphonia
Fractale
Kore wa Zombie Desu ka

just a few more, but they've been mentioned.

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Re: Anime based in knighthood, kings and queens

Postby hasteroth » Tue Mar 15, 2011 6:36 pm

Mr. Moonbeam wrote:Queen's blade. |:

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