After being brutally murdered along with her family, Makina Hoshimura turns into a Shikabane Hime, a living corpse contracted to the Kougon Cult, in order to exert revenge on the mysterious undead organization responsible for her death. She is assisted in this task by Keisei Tagami, her contracted priest and former friend. This series follows the story of Keisei’s younger brother Ouri, a boy with an unusual attraction to death, who slowly discovers his brother’s secret and gets dragged into the world of the Shikabanes.
English: Corpse Princess: Aka
Synonyms: Shikabane Hime Aka
Japanese: 屍姫 赫
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2008 to Dec 25, 2008
Premiered: Fall 2008
Producers: Square Enix, Starchild Records
Studios: Gainax, feel.
Genres: Action, Horror, Supernatural, Shounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity)
10bit Dual Audio (Japanese)