Cardcapter Sakura’s New Edition will be broadcasted from January 7th 2018

 

It becomes clear that CLAMP ‘s Nanase Okawa(大川七瀬) is in charge of the scenario and series composition of CLAMP’s new original TV animation “Card Captor Sakura Clear Card Edition“. An animation series “Cardcaptor Sakura” is a fantasy serialized in Nakayoshi (Kodansha) from 1996 to 2000. In 1998 it became popular with being animated at NHK.

The outline is as follows. Cardcaptor Sakura whose real name is Sakura Tange takes place in the fictional Japanese city of Tomoeda which is somewhere near Tokyo. Ten-year-old Sakura Kinomoto accidentally releases a set of magical cards known as Clow Cards from a book in her basement created and named after the sorcerer Clow Reed. Each card has its own unique ability and can assume an alternate form when activated. The guardian of the cards, Cerberus, emerges from the book and chooses Sakura to retrieve the missing cards. As she finds each card, she battles its magical personification and defeats it by sealing it away. Cerberus acts as her guide, while her best friend and second cousin, Tomoyo Daidouji films her exploits and provides her with battle costumes. Sakura’s older brother Toya Kinomoto watches over her, while pretending that he is unaware of what is going on.

“Cardcaptor Sakura Clear Card Edition” under serialization at Nakayoshi (Kodansha) is a fantasy drawing a new adventure of Sakura who became a junior high school first grader. Like the past animation series Kinomoto Sakura(木下桜)is voiced by Tange Sakura(丹下桜), Kerberos (ケルベロス)by Aiki Hisakawa(久川綾), Daidoji Tomoyo (大道寺知世)by Iwao Junko(岩男潤子), Lee (李小狼)by Kumai Motoko(くまいもとこ)、Tsukishiro Yukito by Ogata Emi(緒方恵美), Kinomoto Touya (木下桃矢)by Seki Tomokazu( 関智一), Morio Asaka (浅香守生)directs this work. Animation production is Mad House(マッドハウス). This work will be broadcasted at NHK BS premium, 7:30 every Sunday from January 7, 2018. Rebroadcasts are also held from January 12 every Friday at 23:45. Details will be checked on the official site of “Card Captor Sakura”.

In the first Broadcast the title is “Clear card edition Prologue Sakura and two bears”,is a story developed from the previous work “Sakura cards edition” to “” clear cards edition”. Her Friend Ariel and Sakura ‘s boyfriend  Lee fly back to their homecountry, and then this first story draws  Sakura’s swaying feelings vividly.   (this article is mainly cited from here)

 

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