Shion no Ou (Anime)

Shion no Ou
しおんの王 - The Flowers of Hard Blood (Japanese), Shion no Oh (Synonyms), The Flowers of Hard Blood (Synonyms)


Shion no Ou follows the story of Yasuoka Shion, a 13-year-old Shougi player with a past of tragedy. Shion's parents were brutally murdered in front of her when she was 5 years old. The murderer sat down with her and challenged her to a game of Shougi, after telling her that if she wanted to stay alive she should forget how to speak, and forget what happened that night.