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Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Anime's English-Subtitled 2nd Promo Video Reveals Crunchyroll Streaming, Funimation Dub (Updated)

posted on 2017-12-01 04:00 EST
Crunchyroll to stream series starting in January

The official website for the television anime of CLAMP's Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card manga began streaming the show's second promotional video on Friday. Crunchyroll also began streaming the same video with English subtitles on Friday, revealing that it will stream the series starting in January. Funimation is also streaming the subtitled version of the video, revealing that it will stream a dub on FunimationNow.

The video previews Maaya Sakamoto's opening theme song "CLEAR," and Saori Hayami's ending theme song "Jewelry."

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.

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.

The main returning cast includes:

Sakura Tange as Sakura Kinomoto


Aya Hisakawa as Keroberos


Junko Iwao as Tomoyo Daidōji


Motoko Kumai as Syaoran Li


Megumi Ogata as Yukito Tsukishiro/Yue


Tomokazu Seki as Tōya Kinomoto


Nozomu Sasaki as Eriol Hiiragizawa


Emi Shinohara as Kaho Mizuki

New characters include:

Minori Suzuki as Akiho, a new friend of Sakura's who has transferred from Hong Kong. She has lived abroad for a long time in France, Germany, and so on. Her favorite stuffed animal is named Momo.


Natsuki Hanae as Yuna, who takes care of Akiho. He is good at making delicious black tea and sweets.

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.

Update: Added info about Funimation dub. Thanks, NJ_.


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