Romeo×Juliet (ロミオ×ジュリエット, Romio to Jurietto) is a TV anime series, loosely based on William Shakespeare's classic play, Romeo and Juliet along with numerous references and characters from other Shakespearian plays. It premiered from April 4, 2007 across Japan on CBC, and later on TBS, KBS Kyōto and SUN-TV. It ended on September 26, 2007 for a total of twenty-four episodes.
This is a story of a young and tragic love, set in the aerial city of Neo Verona. Tyranny rules this island in the sky after the Montague family took control 14 years prior. The disparity among the wealthy and poor is apparent in the present state, the earth dries and water stagnates. The sky itself is wrapped in a deep dense fog. Both Romeo and Juliet's lineages are of present and past ruling families of Neo Verona. Romeo is the son of the current Montague dictator, Juliet (a beautiful woman) masquerades as a man (Odin), she's the last descendent of Capulet the previous rulers who were killed by an assasin's dagger 14 years ago. Her true background is not to be revealed to her until her 16th birthday while being raised by her sister. The cruel hands of fate introduces 2 people who will become "Star Crossed Lovers
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For your info, i do enjoy this anime though it will sometimes be draggy a bit but overall an enjoyable anime........though to me the drawing/presentaion of the characters aren't that high quality.........