Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card is undoubtedly one of 2018’s most highly-anticipated anime. And with the hype really going up, the staff released a brand new PV, and this time, it focuses on none other than Syaoran Li, and he’s grown up a bit!
Motoko Kumai reprises her role as Syaoran from the original 90’s anime, and she also narrates this new PV. The video also states that the anime will premiere on NHK BS Premium at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 7, 2018. As for Sakura herself, Sakura Tange will also be reprising her role from the original 90’s anime.
The anime will be set after the events of the original CLAMP manga, with Sakura Kinomoto now a middle school student. However, a new threat emerges, and she must defend the world once again. Morio Asaka, who directed the original anime, will be returning to direct this new series. Madhouse will also be returning to do the animation, with the originals’ animation director, Kunihiko Hada, doing the character designs. CLAMP member, Nanase Ohkawa, will be the one to handle series composition, and much of the cast will also return to reprise their roles.
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