Based on the popular series of fantasy novels by Fuyumi Ono, TWELVE KINGDOMS is the story of Youko Nakajima, a young student. When she meets a blond stranger one day, Youko is told that it is her destiny to travel to a distant world. In these episodes (19-22), Taiki must choose a new ruler, and scores of people have come in hopes that Taiki will choose them. No one in the crowd seems to Taiki to be ordained by the Heavens, but General Gyousou inspires great emotion in Taiki! Could the General be the chosen one?