Journey: Taiko Arabia Hantou de no Kiseki to Tatakai no Monogatari

The Journey

What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Japanese: ジャーニー 太古アラビア半島での奇跡と戦いの物語
English: The Journey
More titles


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 25, 2021
Producers: Manga Productions
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure
Duration: 1 hr. 49 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.411 (scored by 35553,555 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #20472
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #5580
Members: 10,900
Favorites: 214

External Links

Streaming Platforms

May be unavailable in your region.
Ranked #2047Popularity #5580Members 10,900
Add to List
Episodes: /1
* Your list is public by default.


As a ruthless invader threatens to enslave their people and destroy the Kaaba, a sacred sanctuary, the people of Mecca take up arms. Only able to muster a small force against the massive army, defeat seems all but inevitable. Aus, a seemingly simple potter fighting to protect his family, is forced to reveal his dark past when he discovers amongst the defenders a long-lost friend believed to be dead - a warrior named Zurara. As fear threatens to break their resolve, Aus' strength of faith compels him to stand and fight. Aus battles his own doubts and fears as he tries to unite his friends and compatriots on the eve of battle. Abraha's army is fast approaching, and the fate of Mecca and its people hangs in the balance. Will the people of Mecca defeat the colossal army with nothing but their simple defenses and their love for their city?

The Journey is a Japanese–Saudi Arabian animated film co-produced by Toei Animation and Manga Productions, directed by Shizuno Koubun.

(Source: Wikipedia)


Film was originally planned to make its premiere in 2020 at the Cannes Film Festival which was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The film is scheduled to release in 2021. VOX Cinemas has theatrical rights for the film in the Middle East and North Africa region, while Toei subsidiary T-Joy has distribution rights for the film in Japan.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Characters & Voice Actors


Nakai, Kazuya


Mitsuishi, Kotono


Kuroda, Takaya



Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
No opening themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an opening theme here.

Ending Theme

No ending themes have been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding an ending theme here.

Jun 25, 2021
The Journey is an animation set around the story of the Elephant from the Quran, knowing that I entered to watch the movie with conflicted thoughts as going the religious route for a first anime by Manga Productions was a bold move.


It's a story from the Quran so there wasn't much of a surprise of what I expected. Unfortunately with that in mind the animation was bound to very severe constraints on what they could do.


The art was amazing in my opinion, nothing too wacky that deserves a 10 but it was decent. The major downfall in this anime was the pathetic powerpoint slides for ...
Jul 8, 2021
Mixed Feelings
As of the writing of the review, only two projects are attributed to Manga Productions (including this project) so keep that in mind for the rest of the review. Toei Animations does not need any introduction. I watched the original Arabic version.

The Journey is an ambitious but flawed experience. It is ambitious because it gambles its reception over the audience's acceptance or interest in Arabic culture. There is very little to take from the film if you're already well acquainted with Arabic culture and the Quranic legends. As a person who lived through and heard all those stories multiple times in his life, I'd say ...
Oct 1, 2021
The Journey.. this Anime i been waiting for a long time and finally I had Chance to watch it.

The way they telling the story in this anime I didn't like that. I know story it's from Quran but I felt little boring and they telling us the stories like it's a kids animation not adults that what I felt so I give (7/10) for the story.

Thank you Toei Animation for drawing a masterpiece Art Even the art is nothing like New Anime films and series but I really love it.

This Anime got a great Characters and Voice Actors. Every Main Character looks brave and Manly ...

Interest Stacks

50 Entries · 129 Restacks
29 Entries · 32 Restacks
45 Entries · 71 Restacks


Recent News

Recent Forum Discussion

Does anyone know where to watch this?
dowoma - Aug 2, 2021
4 replies by valoon »»
Jun 16, 12:56 PM
Poll: Journey: Taiko Arabia Hantou de no Kiseki to Tatakai no Monogatari Episode 1 Discussion
FMmatron - Oct 1, 2021
14 replies by GhanAyllan »»
Jan 27, 2:40 PM
What are your thoughts about it as a Muslim?
ser_ene - Jul 14, 2021
17 replies by FluffyCakeChan »»
Dec 27, 2021 3:37 PM
Just my opinion about this anime
Drakath_V - Oct 6, 2021
6 replies by XRhetoric »»
Oct 27, 2021 11:11 PM
important and recommendation
Hhguf - Oct 12, 2021
0 replies by Hhguf »»
Oct 12, 2021 8:59 AM