Based on Ichirō Sakaki and Namaniku ATK's light novel series, the anime adaptation is directed by Soichi Masui, written by Touko Machida, and produced by Bones.
For audiences outside of Japan, Crunchyroll is streaming the anime series for the following countries: U.S.A, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands, Turkey, Latin America (Central and South America including Caribbean), Europe (excluding German speaking territories), the Arab League, and the Middle East. Its simulcasts air every Wednesday starting on April 9, 2014, at 11:00am.
Chaika - The Coffin Princess revolves around a trio: a young female wizard named Chaika and the Saboteur siblings, Toru and Akari, who assist Chaika in retrieving her father's remains. Chaika wishes to give her father a proper burial. Her father is Emperor Gaz who had been slain by the eight heroes, and as a result, his empire had been dismantled. Individual countries are now managed by the Kliemann Organization during the post war period. There are individuals who will stop Chaika and her gang from her goals while there are others who compete with her in taking her father's remains.
|||Chaika Travant (チャイカ・トラバント Chaika Torabanto）|
Voiced by: Chika Anzai
Chaika Travant is a silvered hair girl who carries a Gundo in a coffin that is strapped to her back.
|||Toru Acura (トール・アキュラ Tōru Akyura)|
Voiced by: Junji Majima
Toru Acura is a saboteur who ends up being hired by Chaika along with his sister.
|||Akari Acura (アカリ・アキュラ Akari Akyura)|
Voiced by: Yuuko Hara
Akari Acura is a saboteur who works with her brother, Toru. She hates her brother for goofing off while she struggles to make money.