“Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” OP Theme “Yuusha” CD Released on December 13th!

Frieren: Beyond Journey's End

YOASOBI | TV Anime “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” Opening Theme “Yuusha” CD + Original Novel in a Limited Production Edition Available from December 13th

Released on December 13th in Japan, the CD for the opening theme “Yuusha” of the TV anime “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” has become an unmissable item for anime fans. This CD, supervised by original author Yamada Shizuku, is based on the novel “Kanade,” which inspired the series. The music unit YOASOBI, performing “Yuusha,” captures the changing emotions of the protagonist, Frieren, and the atmosphere of the work with an ethnic rhythm.

This CD is released as a luxurious antique-style treasure box in a limited production edition. Inside the box, you will find a special illustration by Abe Tsukasa, the original manga artist, on the cover of the booklet, a magic book-style digipack, and a scroll containing the original novel “Kanade,” supervised by Yamada Shizuku. The CD includes four tracks: “Yuusha,” its English version “The Brave,” “Yuusha – Anime Edit,” and “Yuusha – Instrumental.”

Furthermore, store-specific purchase bonuses featuring illustrations by Abe Tsukasa have been announced, offering different items such as clear files and can badges. This luxurious release is a must-see collector’s item for anime fans.

What is “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End”?

The popular anime “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” in Japan is based on the manga of the same name by Yamada Shizuku (writer) and Abe Tsukasa (artist), serialized in “Weekly Shonen Sunday” (Shogakukan). The story unfolds in a world after the defeat of the Demon King, focusing on the adventures of Frieren, a millennium-old wizard, and the people she meets. The series is loved for its magical battles, memorable drama and dialogue, and humor-filled characters.

The series has been a major hit, surpassing 11 million copies in circulation. In 2021, it won the Grand Prize at “Manga Taisho 2021” and the New Creator Prize at the “25th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize,” making it a hot topic among manga fans. “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” is attracting attention from anime fans worldwide for its unique worldview and captivating characters.


YOASOBI, an artist from Japan, is gaining attention both domestically and internationally. Their song “Yuusha” ranks high on various music streaming charts, showing no signs of slowing down. The anime music video for the song has garnered over 25 million views on YouTube, indicating global fan interest. YOASOBI’s “Yuusha,” with its catchy melody and anime’s influence, is making waves in the international music scene. It represents a new cultural phenomenon, merging Japanese anime and music, deserving attention from anime fans in the English-speaking world.

“Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End” OP “Yuusha” by YOASOBI: Limited Production Edition Details and Pricing

[Limited Production Edition] Limited Quantity
Catalog Number: XSCL-77~78
Price: ¥4,545 + tax
Specifications: Treasure box packaging [CD + Magic book-style digipack + 4p booklet (Abe Tsukasa’s original illustration, lyrics included) + Scroll booklet (Original novel “Kanade” supervised by Yamada Shizuku)]
Release Date: December 13, 2023

Tracks included:

  1. Yuusha
  2. The Brave (English version of “Yuusha”)
  3. Yuusha Anime Edit
  4. Yuusha Instrumental

Store-Specific Bonuses: Participating Stores / Bonus Content

  • YOASOBI Support Store: Original Sticker
  • Sony Music Shop: Original Clear Bookmark
  • Seven Net Shopping: Original Can Badge
  • Animate: Original A4 Clear File
  • Rakuten Books: Original Acrylic Keyholder
  • Amazon.co.jp: Original Mega Jacket

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