Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii

The World is Still Beautiful

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Synonyms: Still world is Beautiful
Japanese: それでも世界は美しい
English: The World is Still Beautiful
German: The World is Still Beautiful
French: The World is Still Beautiful
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2014 to Jun 29, 2014
Premiered: Spring 2014
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.621 (scored by 131419131,419 users)
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Ranked: #13252
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #713
Members: 282,489
Favorites: 1,850

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In the Sun Kingdom, sunshine is part of its citizens' everyday lives, and rain is something that they have never even heard of. However, in a faraway land called the Rain Dukedom, the weather is reversed, and everybody has the power to create rain with their voices.

Livius Ifrikia has conquered the entire world and expanded the Sun Kingdom's influence in the three short years since he was crowned king. Upon learning about the powers to create rain, Livius decides to marry Nike Remercier, one of the princesses of the Rain Dukedom. However, those outside the Sun Kingdom have spread a rumor that Livius is a cruel, ruthless, and tyrannical ruler, and as word reaches the princess, she begins to prepare herself for the worst. But when she finally meets her fiancé, Nike discovers that he is an entirely different person from what she originally expected.

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Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii adapts the first 19 chapters from the first 4 volumes of Dai Shiina's manga series of the same name. The anime uses an anime exclusive beginning and ending.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Remercier, Mira

Ise, Mariya


Yokoyama, Chisa


Otsuka, Mizue


Ikeda, Shuuichi


Satou, Yuuko


Kamegaki, Hajime
Urakami, Keiko
Sound Director
Urakami, Yasuyuki
Sound Director
Kidokoro, Seimei
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"BEAUTIFUL WORLD" by Joanna Koike (小池ジョアンナ)

Ending Theme

"PROMISE" by Rena Maeda (前田玲奈)

Jun 29, 2014
I really feel like this anime just has a way of getting you sucked into the story. Yes it's shoujo, yes it's romance, but it's an enchanting story being told. And it's not that typical "oh well he's a king & I'm a princess" *automatically falls in love* Not even close! He threw her in jail when Livi first met Nike xD It's a story that takes place in a distant era, but it's definitely not what you expect!

Story: 8/10- What is to really admire about this story is that it's not that shoujo that's all about the romance and overly sweet moments. There's actions, ...
Jun 28, 2014
Does rock-paper-scissors determine the fate of everything? Not really but for Nike Lemercier, the fourth and youngest princess of Rain Dukedom, she’s about to find out just how much her life will change with just a game. Despite her reluctance, she is to marry the Sun King Livius, not for an everlasting relationship but for her country’s sake. Facing the problem of annexation, she travels to the Sun Kingdom for a marriage, one she thought was never meant to be. And boy, was she wrong.

First thought regarding the series primarily deals with its adaptation. The anime covers roughly 18 chapters of the fantasy shoujo manga, ...
Apr 15, 2015
With the glaring number of praising reviews, and a decent enough of the overall, I had thought to find at least something that would temporarily be a time-killer of sorts. Unfortunately, what I found was a show riddled with problems, unbearable story and poor characters. Throughout the entire show, the only thing that stuck out was production value - something that matters the least in the show of this genre.

What Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii has is not a story - it's rather an abomination, shrouded in overlapping layers of discomfort, insanity and terrible writing. Story is crippled by its inability to stay consistent, subtle ...

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