Arslan is the heir apparent of Pars, a strong nation that sits at the hear of the trade route connecting the East and the West. When the pagan nation of Lusitania begins an invasion of Pars, the timid Arslan is confronted with battle for the first time. His worst anxieties are realized the Parsian army falls for a Lusitanian stratagem and are routed. He barely escapes with his life, thanks to the loyal and indomitable warrior Daryun. Together they will stand against the invasion and the cruelties of fate that are about to blow down on Pars.
English: The Heroic Legend of Arslan
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 5, 2015 to Sep 27, 2015
Premiered: Spring 2015
Broadcast: Sundays at 17:00 (JST)
Producers: Dentsu, Mainichi Broadcasting System, Kodansha, Magic Capsule, Ultra Super Pictures, Graphinica, NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan
Studios: SANZIGEN, LIDENFILMS
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Shounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)