KEY POINTS

  • Souma heads back to his kingdom 
  • "How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" Episode 16 is airing Saturday
  • The episode will be streaming on Hulu and Funimation

Jeanne is mighty impressed by Souma’s decision-making, and calls him a forward-thinking leader. Jeanne even puts out a wild proposal to Souma that he should become the emperor of Gran Chaos Empire. 

After Princess Liscia and Aisha’s protest, Souma tells Jeanne he cannot accept her offer because he cannot betray the Kingdom of Elfrieden and its people.

The official website has released the synopsis of "How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" Episode 16. As a result of the negotiation talks between Souma and Jeanne, Van will be returned to Julius.

However, Souma has asked for several Imperial Coins as compensation. Later, in "How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" Episode 16, Souma returns to the Kingdom of Elfrieden, where many problems still remain. 

In the previous episode, titled "Becoming Good Friends Who Never Offend," Jeanne and Souma continued the negotiations. 

After discussing the consumption of monster meat, Souma and Jeanne started talking about the occupation of Van. As the discussions progressed, Souma suggested they need to stay connected and ended up sharing his new invention with Jeanne. 

Toward the end of the talks, Gran Chaos Empire and the Kingdom of Elfrieden came closer as Jeanne looked at a new and brighter future with Souma as an ally.

“Jeanne's negotiations continue. These negotiations are no longer in the hands of Julius, but wholly a matter for the Gran Chaos Empire and the Kingdom of Elfrieden. Further, Jeanne sees a new future and a new world in Souma,” read the official synopsis of Episode 15 as per Hulu.

The cast of the anime includes Inori Minase as Liscia Elfrieden, Yuusuke Kobayashi as Kazuya Souma, Yui Ishikawa as Jeanne Euphoria, Yui Horie as Excel Walter, Taiten Kusunoki as Georg Carmine, Tetsu Inada as Gaius Amidonia, Mugihito as Albert Elfrieden, Reina Ueda as Juna Doma, Moeka Kishimoto as Tomoe Inui, Masaaki Mizunaka as Poncho Panacotta, M.A.O as Roroa Amidonia, Kikuko Inoue as Elisha Elfrieden, Kenji Nojima as Julius Amidonia, Kazuyuki Okitsu as Hakuya Kwonmin, Jun Fukuyama as Castor Vargas and Hisako Kanemoto as Maria Euphoria.

Fans can watch "How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" Episode 16 online Saturday on Funimation. The episode will live stream in Japanese with English subtitles.

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