Coming from the mouth of the tree Oni, what is the reason for humans and Oni being unable to reconcile? TV anime Peach Boy Riverside Episode 12 (final) synopsis and scene preview have been released. Sites for marathon streaming of the series have also been decided.

By, 2021年9月18日

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Original work by Coolkyoushinja and Johanne and serialized in Kodansha’s Shonen Magazine R and Magapoke, this story is “the fairy tail that everyone knows… with one extra ‘peach’.”
This time, we’ve finally arrived at the final episode to be aired! The synopsis and scene preview of the 12th episode “Resolutions and Goodbyes” of TV anime Peach Boy Riverside (first broadcast on Thursday, September 16 2021) have been released.


【Episode 12 “Resolutions and Goodbyes”】
In her battle with the tree Oni, Sally seeks to remove the barriers of race and tribe, and makes an appeal by saying “For everyone living here in this place, let’s all get along together!”
The Emperor Oni who had earlier confronted Mikoto also appeals to the idea of Oni and humans living in harmony together…
But the tree Oni flatly rejects the offer. Coming from the mouth of the tree Oni, what is the reason why humans and Oni cannot be reconciled…?

This anime is being broadcast on TV in its “on-air version”, which shuffles the chronological order of the episodes that are broadcasted into a nonlinear order.
※This week’s broadcast will be the “on-air version” of episode 12 (episode 6 of the “time series version”).
Director Shigeru Ueda has also talked in an interview about why he decided to air the series in nonlinear order. For more details, please see the official site:


【Marathon streaming sites decided】
Sites for marathon streaming of the “time-series” version and “on-air” versions have been announced!
Don’t miss this chance to watch Sally and her party’s adventure over again in one shot!

“Time series version” Episodes 1~4 marathon broadcast
September 14 (Tues) 00:30~02:30※airing has completed, but see below
You can watch the broadcast for free until 7 days after the first airing on Sept. 14

【Niconico Live】
①”On-air version” episodes 1~11 marathon broadcast
September 23 (Thurs, holiday) 13:00~18:00

②”Time-series version” all 12 episodes marathon broadcast
October 1 (Fri) 19:00~24:00


【Anime Info】
【Broadcasting/Streaming Info】
Broadcasting on TOKYO MX, BS Nippon Television, and others from Thursday, July 1, 2021

・TV broadcasting
TOKYO MX from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 22:00
BS Nippon Television from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 23:30
AT-X from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 23:30
J: Tele from Wednesday, July 7th, every Wednesday from 25:00

・Digital Distribution
d Anime Store priority streaming starts from 22:30 on Thursday, July 1st, episodes aired sequentially from 22:30 every Thursday
Amazon Prime Video streaming began 0:00 on Monday, July 5th, episodes now aired sequentially from 0:00 every Monday

The following distribution sites will also start streaming episodes sequentially from 0:00 on Thursday, July 8th:
■Latest episode 1 week free streaming
ABEMA / GYAO! / Niconico Channel / U-NEXT
■Unlimited viewing
ABEMA / FOD / U-NEXT / Anime Houdai / Netflix / dTV / Bandai Channel /
Hikari TV / Hulu / J: COM On Demand / milplus
■Other digital distribution services
Video Market / / GYAO! Store / COCORO VIDEO / HAPPY! Video / TELASA / /
TSUTAYA TV / Crank-in! Video / Rakuten TV /Google Play / Movies Full Plus

Once upon a time in a certain land, there lived an old man and an old woman.
The old man went to the mountains to cut grass, and the old woman went to the river to wash clothes… (skipping ahead a little)
Eventually the demons were all destroyed, but it was said that more demons still roamed other lands…
So the peach boy Momotaro set off across the sea.
It was amazing that they were all defeated, and it should have been a cause for joy.
However, the one thing that was off…

Killing them was fun.

This is just hypothetical, but…
Suppose there was more than one big peach in this story…
Suppose that the peach that floated to Japan wasn’t alone…

Original: Coolkyoushinja / Johanne
(Serialized in Kodansha Shonen Magazine R and Magapoke)
Director: Shigeru Ueda
Series composition: Keiichiro Ochi
Character design: Satomi Kurita, Masato Kato
Prop design: Takuya Imamon
Color design: Maki Saito
Art Director: Kouki Fukushima
Art setting: Yoshihiro Sono
Cinematographer: Naho Hasegawa
Edited by: Masaru Honda
Sound Director: Ryo Tanaka
Music: Takaaki Nakahashi
Animation production: Asahi Production

Sally: Haruka Shiraishi
Mikoto: Nao Toyama
Frau: M ・ A ・ O
Hawthorne: Toshiki Masuda
Carrot: Megumi Toda
Dog: Jiro Saito
Milia: Mayu Mineda
Winnie: Haruka Tomatsu
Emperor: Daisuke Hirakawa
Todoroki: Misato Murai
Jucerino: Yurika Kubo
Atra: Yuko Suzuhana

Opening theme: Q-MHz feat. Yuko Suzuhana “Dark spiral journey”
Ending theme: Mitei no Hanashi “Yoru wo Koeru Ashioto”

■ Official Site
■ Official Twitter @peachboy_anime

(c)Coolkyoushinja・Johanne / Kodansha / Peach Boy Riverside Production Committee