Fans have been eagerly awaiting the new Cardcaptor Sakura anime after waiting for so many years, and the wait will definitely be worth it.
With many new anime series it’s often common to see a 13 episode season, but not with Cardcaptor Sakura!
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NHK revealed in a report on Tuesday that the television anime of CLAMP’s Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card manga will run for 26 episodes.
The anime will premiere on NHK BS Premium at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 7, 2018. The anime will then repeat on Fridays at 11:45 p.m. Crunchyroll will stream the series as it airs in Japan, and Funimation will stream the dub on FunimationNow.
Morio Asaka is returning from the first television anime series and two films to direct the new series at Madhouse. CLAMP’s Nanase Ohkawa is handling the series composition and is writing the scripts. Kunihiko Hamada (animation director for previous TV series and two films) is the character designer with costume and card designs by CLAMP’s Mokona. Masafumi Mima is directing the sound, and Takayuki Negishi is composing the music. NHK, Kodansha, and NHK Enterprise are producing.
CLAMP launched the Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card sequel manga series in Nakayoshi on June 3, 2016. The manga’s third volume shipped on September 13, and a special edition bundled the Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen Prologue – Sakura to Futatsu no Kuma OVA. The manga series now has more than 1.5 million copies in print.
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