Kouetsu Sangokushi ( 鋼鉄三国志) is a historical anime, based on a Chinese tale, the Romance of the three kingdoms. The most of the story takes place at the lands of Go (one of the three kingdoms; Go, Gi and Shoku). It is a time of chaos and of civil war. It is a time when great armies clash in titanic battles and great heroes carve their names in history.
It is also a time of death and destruction, when the people of the land live in constant fear of the sword. Onto this stage steps the reluctant Rikuson (Lu Xun), whose family had been the guardians of the Imperial Seal up until it was stolen by Sonsaku. At the behest of his mentor Rikuson offers his services to Sonsaku with the intention of confirming the will of the Imperial Seal. However, assassins strike down Sonsaku and the Imperial Seal is lost. So begins, Rikuson’s journey to recover the Imperial Seal and discover his destiny.
Opening Theme: “Nostalgia” by camino
Ending Theme: “Kuon” by Mamoru Miyano
Koutetsu Sangokushi OST