Le Chevalier D’Eon is a 24-episode anime TV sequence produced by Production I.G primarily based on an unique story by Tow Ubukata. The anime initially aired in Japan on WOWOW from August 19, 2006 to February 2, 2007. The story has additionally been tailored right into a manga sequence written by Tow Ubukata and illustrated by Kiriko Yumeji, which was first revealed in 2005. The titular character is loosely primarily based on the historic determine Chevalier d’Eon, who lived in the midst of 18th century, pre-Revolutionary France underneath the reign of Louis XV. Le Chevalier D’Eon was initially licensed to the North American market by ADV Films, nevertheless it grew to become one among over thirty titles transferred from ADV to Funimation Entertainment in 2008.