Shion no Ō tells the story of a young girl by the name of Ishiwatari Shion . At the age of 4, Shion`s parents were murdered at their house. The police didn`t find anything at the crime scene that might lead them to the murderer apart from a shougi board upon which the pieces were lined up in an orderly fashion. Shion was not harmed even though she was at the house at the time of the murder but the shock of seeing her parents lying dead in a pool of blood resulted in the loss of her voice. The Ishiwatari neighbours and close friends, the Yasuoka family (made up of Yasuoka Shinji and his wife Sachiko) adopted Shion after the murder and raised her as their own daughter and so she was renamed Yasuoka Shion since then. Shinji is a professional Shogi player and during the years that passed after the murder, he taught Shion how to play shogi. Shion was a natural at playing shogi. She learned t…
Runtime: 25 minutes
Shion no Ō - Ayako Kawasumi - Netflix
Ayako Kawasumi (川澄 綾子, Kawasumi Ayako, born on March 30, 1976) is a Japanese voice actress and singer from Tokyo. She is affectionately referred to by her fellow voice actors and fans as “Ayachii (あやちー)”, “Ayasumi (あやすみ)” and “Aya-nē (あやねえ)”. She is a skilled pianist as she has played the piano since childhood. She composed and performed “...To You”, the opening theme to Piano, and played pianists in the anime Piano and Nodame Cantabile. She is one of the most prolific and well-known voice actresses in Japan. Throughout her career, she has voiced plenty of iconic and famous characters, such as Akari Kamigishi (To Heart), Saber (Fate/stay night), Nodame (Nodame Cantabile), Lafiel (Crest of the Stars - Banner of the Stars), Leina (Queen's Blade), Aoi Sakuraba (Ai Yori Aoshi), Mahoro (Mahoromatic), and many more, etc.
Shion no Ō - Drama CD - Netflix
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