Shikabane Hime: Kuro – Soredemo, Hito to Shite

Corpse Princess: Kuro - Even So, As a Person

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Synonyms: Shikabane Hime: Kuro Special
Japanese: 屍姫 玄 それでも、人として
English: Corpse Princess: Kuro - Even So, As a Person
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Type: Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 5, 2009
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Gainax
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, HorrorHorror, SupernaturalSupernatural
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 23 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.931 (scored by 61426,142 users)
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Ranked: #44872
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Popularity: #5277
Members: 15,618
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This special follows the story of how Isaki Shuuji and Ruo Minai became Contracted Priest and Shikabane Hime.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Fukunaga, Gen
Executive Producer
Akahito, Yoshiichi
Original Creator


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"Beautiful fighter" by angela

Ending Theme

"My story" by angela


May 31, 2013
Its an ova episode that takes place before Makina and Ouri met. Its about Minai Ruo the shikabane hime that gets treated badly.(spoilers) basically she lived with an abusive boyfriend after a while she was so scared she stabbed him and he died. Filled with guilt she committed suicide. When she woke up she discovered that her body was broken later monks found her tied her up and questioned what to do with her.
Then Keisei was asked to be her shikabane hime since he left his card at her work place. Anyways he declined then Shuji Isaki lied ...
Jan 25, 2020
"Are you saying being with me is a punishment for you ?"
---Shuuji Isaki.

Well yeah.

I really wish I had of seen this first and then the rest of series not at all. It's not great but it's better. It has a story that works on its own. It's characters have motivations that make sense and are consistent within the very small window of the short. There's some nice complexity to them. Even when the story pulls crap out of it's rear end it's not that bad. That's great and it's really sad because the rest of the series and all the stupidity brought my ...


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someone know some link?
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