Lapis is the pudding-loving princess of Sorcerland, as well as the wielder of the Magic Eraser's extraordinary power, allowing her to erase anything she desires at will! Given her unique and inappropriate uses of the eraser, her royal parents decide to teach her a lesson, magically sending her to the faraway Silver Lake to ponder her past misdeeds. But the road home is long and full of unexpected surprises such as a blessed pudding forest, the Health Brother Trio, and Topaz, the great witch of the west and collector of little girls, who wants Lapis for her own personal prize!
When I first picked this up, I was very concerned that it would be shoujo. Because hey, I really don’t like shoujo, and with a name like Suddenly Princess, does anything else come to mind? Thankfully, I was very wrong.
Suddenly Princess isn’t a show filled with plot, period. There are no twists, dark secrets, and there isn’t a substantial amount of character development (or... read more
This show reminds me a lot of the Slayers, except with next to no plot and with all the gags taken up to 11. It even looks a lot like Slayers. I think it was animated by the same people. This series is rife with terrible puns and slapstick humor and I absolutely love it. I only wish it were longer.
Though the series is too short for any real character development, the characters are solid and... read more
|Detatoko Princess||1992||Original Manga|