If there is one manga series that is making it to the headlines every week, then it is Kingdom. Each week, the story drops jaw-dropping revelations that stay with the fans for the longest time. Something similar happened last week. Kanki’s men took the surrendered men from Zhao’s army to an outside area. One by one, each man was beheaded to death by the soldiers. In Kingdom Chapter 697, fans will see the consequences of his act. Here is all you need to know about the next outing of the Kingdom.
In the forthcoming episode, the Hi Shin unit will finally lead the men towards Heiyou. However, it is still not clear why these men are leaving for the territory. Kanki’s pov is yet to be explored in the upcoming plots. As the man takes center stage, the plans and battle strategies will become more clear. The readers will also learn more about Kakukai’s next plans for the war.
Kingdom Chapter 697: Plot Details
The brutal slaughter of Kochou’s men has set a deterrent for the rest of the soldiers in Kanki’s army. The soldiers are now aware that mercy is not in the books of these men. Meanwhile, it was revealed in the last outing that Kyoukai had wanted to stay with the injured soldiers instead of leaving for Heiyou. The next outing will make it clear as to why she wanted to stay back even though she had practically no injuries.
Moreover, the mass murder of Zhao’s men will surely have grave circumstances. The other armies facing Kanki will avenge this brutality in the future. Kingdom Chapter 697 will also touch upon Lord Kakukai’s next moves. It is expected that the man would be planning in intrusion to save Kantan. Kankou and Kanyou will also feature in the next chapter as they celebrate the victory over Zhao and his army.
Previous Chapter Recap!
In the 696th chapter of Kingdom, news came in from the battlefield that Kanki had won the battle against Zhao. All the royals at Qin were overjoyed to hear about the victory. They were also happy to learn that Kochou was also eliminated in the process. Meanwhile, Emperor Ei Sei declared that the army needed to immediately begin a siege against Bujou and Heiyou. On the battlefield, the Zhao soldiers are instructed by Kanki’s men that they need to head towards Heiyou.
However, the Hi Shin unit that was supposed to escort these men got sidelined during the regrouping. Kanki’s men began taking groups outside the prisoner camps. As they went out, the rest of the men were made to watch the scene. Outside the camp, all of Zhao’s soldiers were asked to bow their heads. And thus, Kanki’s men slashed their throats one by one. The action was meant to set a precedent for the soldiers who were planning to rebel within the army.
Kingdom Chapter 697: Release Date
After a week-long hiatus, the latest chapter is set for a timely release. This outing surely has the potential to be the most interesting edition. Amid all the chaos, what is Lord Kakukai brewing next? Kingdom Chapter 697 will release this Sunday on October 31, 2021. The Kingdom manga is only available in Young Comic Magazine. Stay tuned with The Anime Daily for more updates.