The official website for Aya Kanno’s Requiem of the Rose King (Bara-Ō no Sōretsu) manga’s television anime revealed on Friday that the anime has been postponed from fall 2021 until January 2022. The delay is due to production reasons.
The website wrote:
Regarding the TV anime “Requiem of the Rose King” which was scheduled to broadcast in the fall of 2021, the broadcast time will be changed to January 2022 due to production reasons. Details of the broadcast schedule will be announced on the official anime website, official Twitter, etc. as soon as they are decided. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and concern to all the fans who are looking forward to it. All the staff are doing their best to produce it, so we appreciate your understanding.
“Requiem of the Rose King” Production Committee
July 2, 2021
Viz Media licensed the manga, and it describes the story:
Richard’s father, the patriarch of the House of York, is poised to become king of medieval England during the bloody Wars of the Roses. But just as success is imminent, he is abruptly cut down. Plunged into despair, Richard acts out in revenge and must face a powerful and beautiful new enemy.
The manga series is written and illustrated by Aya Kanno. Since October 2013, the manga has been published in Akita Shoten’s Monthly Princess magazine. As of March 2021, Akita Shoten had released 15 bound volumes.
Akita Shoten has created three drama CDs based on manga. The first is based on manga volume one to three. The second is based on manga volumes four and five. The third is based on manga volumes five and six. Mitsuki Saiga as Richard III and Daisuke Namikawa as Henry VI appeared in all three drama CDs.