The Capital Ablaze | 王都炎上 (1986)

The Capital Ablaze

Outo Enjou

Note: the events of this book are covered in the first one-hour episode of the OVAs, by chapters 1-19 (and a couple pages of 20) of the Arakawa manga, and roughly episodes 2-9 of the 2015 anime.

title page, color spread, color insert

Chapter 1: The Battle of Atropatene

i, ii (1), iii, iv (2), v (3), vi

Chapter 2: Mount Bashur

i, ii, iii, iv (4), v

Chapter 3: The Capital Ablaze

i, ii (5), iii, iv, v (6), vi

Chapter 4: Beasts and Beauties

i, ii (7), iii, iv, v (8), vi

Chapter 5: Successor to the Throne

i (9*), ii, iii, iv, v, vi (10)


* Although this illustration accompanies the first section, it’s more likely to be illustrating a scene in the second section.