As the villagers became more self-reliant with time, however, Holo was neglected. She longs to return to Yoitsu, her snowy homeland, and makes a contract with Lawrence to accompany her there. A lovely figure, she has long flowing hair as well as wolf ears and a beautiful dark brown tail with a splash of white at the end. Due to her trademark ears and tail, Holo often has to wear a hooded robe or head scarf, and long voluminous skirts that hides her unusual features from people, which she dislikes as she adores her tail.
Holo the Wise Wolf
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Holo is a demi-human wolf that was bound by a promise to the town of Pasloe for several centuries, ensuring a bountiful harvest of wheat for the residents. As the villagers became more self-reliant with time, however, Holo was neglected. Feeling unneeded and that she had kept her promise long enough, she skipped town with a traveling merchant named Lawrence , by 'jumping' from the villagers' wheat to Lawrence's wheat in his wagon. She longs to return to Yoitsu, her snowy homeland and makes a contract with Lawrence to accompany her there.
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Holo is a powerful wolf deity who is celebrated and revered in the small town of Pasloe for blessing the annual harvest. Yet as years go by and the villagers become more self-sufficient, Holo, who stylizes herself as the "Wise Wolf of Yoitsu," has been reduced to a mere folk tale. When a traveling merchant named Kraft Lawrence stops at Pasloe, Holo offers to become his business partner if he eventually takes her to her northern home of Yoitsu. The savvy trader recognizes Holo's unusual ability to evaluate a person's character and accepts her proposition.
The manga was licensed by Yen Press, which has begun releasing the volumes in English. A episode anime adaptation aired between January and March , plus a single original video animation OVA episode released in May Spice and Wolf' s story revolves around Kraft Lawrence, a year-old traveling merchant who peddles various goods from town to town to make a living in a stylized, fictional world, with a historical setting with European influences. One night when stopped at the town of Pasloe, he finds in his wagon a wolf-deity named Holo who is over years old.