Claymore (TV)

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[ adapted from Claymore (manga) ]

Alternative title:
Клеймор (Russian)
كلايمور (Arabic)
クレイモア (Japanese)
Genres: action, drama, fantasy
Objectionable content: Intense
Copyright notice: ©Norihiro Yagi / Shueisha © DNDP, VAP, avex entertainment, Madhouse
Plot Summary: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organisation that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue for picking up a stray child & almost losing herself to her youma side by "Awakening", she is constantly assigned rather dangerous missions...
User Ratings: 5021 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 843 votes (sub:653, dub:140, raw:7, ?:3, edit.dub:2, Eng:2, others:36
19 Spanish subtitled
5 Portuguese subtitled
3 Russian dubbed
2 German subtitled
2 German dubbed
1 Arabic subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
1 Turkish subtitled
1 Italian subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
)
 Excellent: 1685 votes (sub:1290, dub:315, raw:7, ?:4, edit.dub:3, Eng:1, others:65
32 Spanish subtitled
10 French subtitled
9 Portuguese subtitled
4 Italian subtitled
3 German subtitled
2 Russian dubbed
1 Korean subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Arabic subtitled
1 Czech subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
)
 Very good: 1235 votes (sub:941, dub:229, raw:15, ?:3, edit.dub:3, others:44
21 Spanish subtitled
8 Russian subtitled
4 Polish subtitled
3 French subtitled
2 Portuguese subtitled
1 Russian dubbed
1 Turkish Sub subtitled
1 German dubbed
1 German subtitled
1 Italian subtitled
1 French dubbed
)
 Good: 720 votes (sub:538, dub:161, ?:3, raw:2, others:16
7 Spanish subtitled
2 Italian subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 German dubbed
1 Arabic subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 German subtitled
)
 Decent: 275 votes (sub:218, dub:47, raw:2, others:8
2 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian edited dub
1 Italian subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 French subtitled
)
 So-so: 113 votes (sub:85, dub:24, ?:1, others:3
1 French subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Not really good: 65 votes (sub:52, dub:11, raw:1, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Weak: 44 votes (sub:30, dub:13, ?:1)
 Bad: 19 votes (sub:14, dub:4, raw:1)
 Awful: 9 votes (sub:5, dub:3, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
)
 Worst ever: 13 votes (sub:10, dub:2, raw:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 8582 users, rank: #47 (of 6020)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.199 (Very good+), std. dev.: 1.5325, rank: #308 (of 6015)
Weighted mean: 8.062 (Very good), rank: #335 (of 6015) (seen all: 8.15 / seen some: 7.32 / won't finish: 4.64)
Bayesian estimate: 8.061 (Very good), rank: #246 (of 4523)
Running time: 23 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 26
Episode titles: We have 26
Vintage:
2007-04-03 to 2007-09-25
2012-09-22 (Philippines, Hero - League of Heroes)
Release dates: We have 24
Opening Theme:
"Raison D’être" by Nightmare
Ending Theme:
"Danzai no Hana~Guilty Sky" by Riyu Kosaka
Links: We have 6
Trivia: We have 3
Reviews:
Claymore - Tv Collection (Apr 6, 2011)
Claymore BLURAY (Mar 9, 2010)
Claymore DVD 6 (Jul 21, 2009)
Claymore DVD 5 (May 28, 2009)
Claymore DVD 4 (Apr 2, 2009)
Claymore DVD 3 (Feb 12, 2009)
Claymore DVD 2 (Dec 24, 2008)
Claymore + Artbox DVD 1 (Oct 19, 2008)
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Blu-Ray
    Claymore - The Complete Collection (Blu-Ray 1-6) 2010-02-16 (from $31.56)
DVD (Region 1)
    Claymore - Complete Collection (Classic Line) (DVD) 2011-04-19 (from $27.57)
    Claymore (DVD 1) 2008-10-14 (from $4.00)
    Claymore (DVD 2) 2008-12-16 (from $17.26)
    Claymore (DVD 3) 2009-02-03 (from $4.00)
    Claymore (DVD 4) 2009-03-24 (from $4.00)
    Claymore (DVD 5) 2009-05-19 (from $23.02)
    Claymore (DVD 6) 2009-07-14
    Claymore - Complete Series (DVD 1-6) 2009-10-27 (from $40.29)
    Claymore + Artbox (DVD 1) 2008-10-14 (from $19.87)
DVD (Region 2)
    Claymore - The Complete Series (DVD) 2010-02-01
DVD (Region 4)
    Claymore - Complete Collection (DVD) 2010-06-16

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Hiroyuki Tanaka
Series Composition: Yasuko Kobayashi
Script:
Daisuke Nishida (7 episodes
eps 3-4, 8, 17-18, 22, 24
)

Kazuyuki Fudeyasu (10 episodes
eps 5-7, 10-16 even, 19, 21, 23
)

Yasuko Kobayashi (7 episodes
eps 1-2, 9, 11, 13, 25-26
)

Storyboard:
Hideo Hayashi (eps 17, 24)
Hiromitsu Morita (7 episodes
eps 3-4, 6, 9, 11, 15, 20
)

Hiroshi Hamasaki (eps 7, 12)
Hiroyuki Tanaka (ED; ep 26)
Kazuo Yamazaki (ep 1)
Morio Asaka (ep 25)
Ryosuke Nakamura (ep 19)
Shinsaku Sasaki (ep 22)
Tomihiko Ohkubo (4 episodes
eps 13, 16, 18, 23
)

Tomohiko Ito (ep 5)
Toru Yoshida (ep 14)
Yoshiharu Ashino (eps 8, 21)
Yuzo Sato (supervisor; OP; eps 2, 10)
Episode Director:
Gi Du Kim (ep 7)
Hiroyuki Tanaka (eps 1, 26)
Kanji Wakabayashi (ep 2)
Unit Director:
Hiroyuki Tanaka (ED)
Yuzo Sato (OP)
Original creator: Norihiro Yagi
Character Design: Takahiro Umehara
Art Director: Manabu Otsuzuki
Animation Director:
Gi Du Kim (eps 7, 26)
Haruhito Takada (ED)
Jin Hui Song (ep 13)
Takahiro Umehara (OP; eps 1, 26)
Art design: Nobuto Sue
Sound Director: Yasunori Honda
Director of Photography:
Lee Suk Bum
Oh Senog Ha
2nd Key Animation: Mi Kyoung Lee
3D Animation: Sadanori Kaneda (Gonzo, ED)
Animation producer: Ryouhei Takahashi
Art Setting: Nobuhito Sue
Assistant producer: Mikiko Kobayashi
Color Coordination: Harue Ono
Digital Special Effects: Kumiko Taniguchi (Team Taniguchi, OP)
Finishing: Mi Yeun Lee (22 episodes
eps 2-4, 6-18, 20-24, 26
)

In-Between Check: Eun Soon Byun
Music Performance:
Hideyo Takakuwa (Flute)
Otohiko Fujita (Horn)
Tomoyuki Asakawa (Harp)
Music producer: Kazunari Sengoku
Photography: Koujirou Hayashi (Gonzo, ED)
Recording: Kimitaka Kawazaki (Tavac)
Sound Effects: Takuya Hasegawa
Special Thanks To: Alex Yeh
Theme Song Performance:
Nightmare (OP)
Riyu Kosaka (ED)
Houko Kuwashima as Clare

Aya Hisakawa as Priscilla
Hana Takeda as Deneve
Hiroaki Hirata as Rubel(Clare's handler)
Kikuko Inoue as Miria
Koji Yusa as Isley(Abyssal One)
Miho Miyagawa as Cynthia
Miki Nagasawa as Helen
Motoki Takagi as Raki
Nana Mizuki as Riful(Abyssal One)
Romi Park as Teresa

Ai Orikasa as Galatea
Akeno Watanabe as Veronica
Akira Ishida as Zaki(Raki's brother; ep 1)
Ayako Kawasumi as Elena(ep 2)
Cho as Ermita(Galatea's, Miria's handler)
Emi Shinohara as Ophelia
Ginpei Sato as Rig(eps 5-6)
Hiro Yuuki as Ligardes
Houchu Ohtsuka as Orsay(Teresa's handler)
Junko Takeuchi as Noel
Kappei Yamaguchi as Awakened Male 3(ep 18)
Kazuma Horie as Galk
Kenji Hamada as
Dauf
Man in Black(handler; ep 9)
Komina Matsushita as
Hilda(ep 11)
Village Chief's Wife(ep 1)
Kunihiko Yasui as Preist Pario
Kunihiro Kawamoto as Yoma in Great Chapel(eps 3-4)
Masaaki Tsukada as Village Chief(ep 1)
Masaaki Yajima as Vincent
Megumi Toyoguchi as Sophia
Miho Miyagawa as Juliana
Minami Takayama as Irene
Minori Chihara as Awakened Claymore(ep 12)
Mitsuru Miyamoto as Male Awakened(eps 9-10)
Miyu Matsuki as Flora
Nachi Nozawa as Limt
Nobuyuki Hiyama as Awakened Male 1(ep 18)
Rie Ishizuka as Undine
Rika Morinaga as Claudia
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo as Awakened Male 2(ep 18)
Sachi Matsumoto as Rakel(ep 15)
Satsuki Yukino as Rafaela
Shiho Kawaragi as Katia(ep 15)
Shiro Saito as Shire's Inn-owner(ep 2)
Tamio Ohki as Inn Owner(ep 15)
Tetsuya Kakihara as Ophelia's brother(ep 14)
Tomokazu Seki as Bandit Leader(eps 5-6)
Yasushi Miyabayashi as Male Traveler(ep 15)
Youichi Nishijima as Egon's Inn-owner(ep 1)
Yui Kano as
Karla
Pamela
Yuko Sasaki as Yoma posing as a Claymore(ep 1)
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Madhouse Studios
Animation Production Coordination:
Aniworkshop (ep 15)
Dr. Movie
Storm Movie (5 episodes
eps 05, 12, 19-20, 25
)

Studio Nine (ep 21)
XTR (ep 14)
Background Art:
Kusanagi (eps 1-2)
Seoul Loft (ep 3)
Broadcaster:
CS Fuji TV TWO
NittelEPlus (2007-11-02)
NTV
Music Production Coordination:
avex mode
NTV Music
VAP
Photography: Gonzo
Planning Coordination: Monthly Shonen Jump Editing Room
Recording Studio: Tavac Studio
Sound Effects: Sound Box
Sound Production: Arts Production
English staff
English cast
ADR Director:
Caitlin Glass (eps 19-20)
Colleen Clinkenbeard (eps 11-18)
Leslie Patrick (eps 15-18)
Monica Rial (eps 21-26)
Todd Haberkorn (eps 1-10)
Vic Mignogna (eps 19-20)
Script:
Andrew Rye (8 episodes
eps 1-3, 15, 17, 20-21, 26
)

Christopher Bevins (ep 8)
Jack LaRouche (eps 24-25)
Joel McDonald (10 episodes
eps 5-7, 13-14, 16, 18-19, 22-23
)

Sonny Strait (eps 4, 9-12)
Translation: Shoko Oono
Executive producer: Gen Fukunaga
ADR Engineer:
Gino Palencia (eps 1-20)
Jon Duckworth (eps 21-26)
Assistant ADR Director: Kent Williams
Commentary:
Brina Palencia (eps 8, 26)
Caitlin Glass (ep 19)
Colleen Clinkenbeard (ep 11)
Jamie Marchi (ep 19)
Laura Bailey (ep 16)
Leslie Patrick (ep 16)
Monica Rial (ep 11)
Stephanie Young (eps 1, 26)
Todd Haberkorn (ep 1)
Wendy Powell (ep 8)
DVD Compression:
Duncan Yan
Jacob Martin
DVD Editing: Jeremy Jimenez
DVD Producer: Clarine Harp
Head Writer: Andrew Rye
Line Producer: Colleen Clinkenbeard
Menu Audio: Duane Deering
Menu Design: Antimere Robinson
Mix Engineer: Adrian Cook
Production Assistant:
Michael Harcourt
Susie Nixon
Talent Coordination: Tara A. Williams
Video Editing:
Daniel Mancilla
Jeremy Jimenez
Jessie Mancilla (eps 1-14)
Joe Harris (eps 19-26)
Robert Bell (eps 15-26)
Video Post-Production Coordinator: Margaret Yabs (eps 15-26)
Video Post-Production Director: Brandon Tyler (eps 15-26)
Stephanie Young as Clare
Todd Haberkorn as Raki

Anastasia Munoz as Cynthia
Brina Palencia as Priscilla
Caitlin Glass as Deneve
Christine Auten as Teresa
Jamie Marchi as Helen
John Swasey as Isley
Monica Rial as Miria
R Bruce Elliott as Rubel
Vic Mignogna as Rigaldo

Anastasia Munoz as
Clarice
Diana
Lily
Queenie
Angela Chase as Zelda
Barry Yandell as Rimuto(ep 15)
Bill Jenkins as Ermita
Bob Carter as Awakened Male 2(eps 18-19)
Brandon Potter as Villager(ep 1)
Brian Capshaw as Rodo(ep 4)
Brittney Karbowski as Awakened Riful(ep 17)
Carrie Savage as
Claymore B(ep 11)
Girl Awakened Being(ep 12)
Charles Baker as Boss(eps 5-6)
Charles Campbell as
Innkeeper(eps 10-11)
Townsman C(ep 7)
Cherami Leigh as
Eva(ep 17)
Pamela(ep 21)
Uma
Young Clare
Yuliana
Chris Ayres as Dauf(eps 15-17)
Chubs Jorge as Yoma(ep 5)
Chuck Huber as
Bandit(eps 5-6)
Vincent(eps 3-4)
Clarine Harp as Undine
Colleen Clinkenbeard as
Awakened Being Hilda(ep 11)
Galatea
Cris George as Priscilla's Father(ep 24)
Cynthia Cranz as
Awakened Riful(ep 17)
Elena(ep 2)
Dana Schultes as Wife(ep 15)
David Trosko as
Bandit(ep 5)
Orsay
Drew Wall as Husband(ep 15)
Eric Vale as Sid
Erik Archilla as
Bandit(ep 6)
Boy(ep 7)
Gino Palencia as Townsperson(ep 1)
Greg Ayres as Awakened Male 1(eps 18-19)
Greg Dulcie as Serene(eps 3-4)
Ian Sinclair as Zaki(ep 1)
J Paul Slavens as Kamuri(ep 4)
J. Michael Tatum as
Awakened Being(eps 9-11)
Brother(ep 15)
Jaime Rivera as Bandit(ep 5)
Jennifer Seman as Awakened Claymore(ep 1)
Jeremy Inman as
Boy's Father(ep 7)
Innkeeper(ep 7)
Jerry Jewell as
Lig(eps 5-6)
Pario(eps 3-4)
Stranger(ep 5)
Joel McDonald as
Man in Black(ep 9)
Ophelia's Brother(ep 14)
John Burgmeier as Awakened Male 3(eps 18-19)
Kate Bristol as Sister(ep 15)
Kate Oxley as Rafaela
Kenny Green as Mayor(ep 6)
Kim Matula as
Carla(ep 18)
Raquel(eps 15, 17)
Kristi Bingham as
Katea(ep 15)
Veronica
Zelda(ep 23)
Kyle Phillips as Bandit(ep 6)
Larissa Wolcott as Pamela(ep 20)
Laura Bailey as Jean
Leah Clark as Noel
Leslie Patrick as
Claudia
Tabitha(ep 24)
Wendy
Linda Leonard as Old Woman(ep 6)
Luci Christian as Ophelia
Mark Stoddard as Innkeeper(ep 1)
Mary Morgan as Lucia(ep 17)
Michele Specht as Tabitha
Mike McFarland as Big Yoma(eps 3-4)
Scott Freeman as Bandit(ep 6)
Tiffany Grant as Claymore A(ep 11)
Trina Nishimura as
Flora
Natalie
Sophia
Vic Mignogna as Man(ep 19)
Wendy Powell as Ilena

English companies
Broadcaster: FUNimation Channel
Distributor:
Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand)
Manga Entertainment (Great Britain & Ireland)
French staff
French cast
Dubbing Director: Grégory Laisné
Translation: Yukio Reuter (eps 14-26)
French companies
Dubbing: WanTake
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
(none)
Broadcaster: LAPTV (CityVibe)
Spanish cast
(none)
Italian staff
Italian cast
(none)
Renata Bertolas as Claire

Aldo Stella as Vincent
Andrea Oldani as Raki
Cristina Giolitti as Undine
Dania Cericola as Teresa
Davide Albano as Easley
Debora Magnaghi as Galatea
Gea Riva as Noel
Gianluca Iacono as Louvre
Jenny De Cesarei as Ofelia
Jolanda Granato as Priscilla
Loredana Foresta as Riful
Lorella De Luca as Miria
Ludovica De Caro as Flora
Marina Thovez as Irene
Paolo De Santis as Zaki
Pietro Ubaldi as Duff
Simone D'Andrea as Riccardo
Tania de Domenico as Deneve
Italian companies
Broadcaster: Man-Ga (from 14 November 2011)
Distributor: Yamato Video
German staff
German cast
Dialogue Director: Reinhold Kospach
Ann Vielhaben as Clare

Deborah Weigert as Teresa
Dirk Stollberg as Raki
Gundi Eberhard as Helen
Heide Domanowski as Irene
Heike Beeck as Deneve
Jill Böttcher as Sophia
Josephine Schmidt as Priscilla
Katharina Koschny as Galatea
Konrad Bösherz as Isley
Rubina Kuraoka as Riful
Silvia Mißbach as Miria
Tanya Kahana as Jean
Ulrike Stürzbecher as Ophelia
Victoria Sturm as Noelle

Anita Hopt as Cynthia
Claudia Galdy as Rafaela
Cosima Ertl as Flora
Denise Gorzelanny as Veronika
Elmar Gutmann as Yomy
Gunnar Helm as Dauf
Lisa Mitsching as Clare(Young)
Rainer Doering as Vincent
Sebastian Jacob as Galk
German companies
Distributor:
Anime-Virtual
Kaze
Kazé Germany (now)
Dubbing: VSI Berlin
Tagalog staff
Tagalog cast
Dubbing Director: Carlo Landrito
Translation: Sherwin Revestir

Channel Head: Ruel Ferrer
Channel Producer: Diana Jean S. Fernandez
Carlo Landrito as Rigaldo
Christian Velarde as
Isley
Rubel
Karen Mendoza as Clare
Kim Pomeda as
Deneve
Lucia
Young Clare
Lovely Mejala as
Galatea
Jean
Pamela
Priscilla
Nica Rojo as Miria
Pinky Rebucas as
Helen
Riful
Teresa
Undine
Sherwin Revestir as Irene
Tagalog companies
Broadcaster: Hero
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