The Story of Saiunkoku - Season 1 Part 2 (DVD 4-6 of 9)
Title: The Story of Saiunkoku - Season 1 Part 2
Volume: DVD 4-6 / 9
Running time: 250
Distributor: FUNimation Entertainment
Release date: 2008-12-02
Suggested retail price: $59.98
Age rating: 13+
Shurei and Eigetsu continue to be treated harshly as newly-fledged government officials, assigned to toilet cleaning, shoe polishing, organizing piles of documents and menial accounting work. In spite of this, they slowly earn the respect of their fellow initiates, who witness them persevere through humiliating abuse and harassment from senior officials. Just as things start to get better, rumors emerge, alleging that Shurei's exam had been tampered with! Later, when Shurei and Eigetsu head to Kogaro to see Kocho, they're held captive by a group of thugs! Has Kocho betrayed them?
Contains episodes 16-27.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.
(added on 2008-10-20, modified on 2008-10-20)
- Reviewed in Shelf Life (February 9, 2009)
- Reviewed by Theron Martin (January 24, 2009)
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