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Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Alternative Titles

English: Cardcaptors
Synonyms: CCS, Cardcaptors, Card Captor Sakura
Japanese: カードキャプターさくら

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 70
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 1998 to Mar 21, 2000
Duration: 25 min. per episode
Rating: PG - Children
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 8.191 (scored by 62014 users)
Ranked: #3042
Popularity: #136
Members: 106,909
Favorites: 3,979
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Popular Tags

adventure clamp comedy magic romance shoujo

Synopsis

One day, Kinomoto Sakura, a 4th grader stumbles upon the mysterious book of Clow. Upon opening it and reading the name of The Windy aloud, Sakura scatters the cards to the winds. Sakura is elected and appointed by Keroberos, Guardian of the Cards to capture the remaining cards. With her friend Tomoyo and rival Syaoran, Sakura begins an adventure that will forever change her.

Related Anime

Adaptation: Cardcaptor Sakura
Side story: Cardcaptor Sakura Movie 1, Cardcaptor Sakura: Leave It to Kero-chan, Cardcaptor Sakura Specials
Sequel: Cardcaptor Sakura Movie 2: The Sealed Card

Characters & Voice Actors

Keroberos
Keroberos
Main
Hisakawa, Aya
Japanese
Hisakawa, Aya
Onosaka, Masaya
Japanese
Onosaka, Masaya
...
Daidouji, Tomoyo
Daidouji, Tomoyo
Main
Iwao, Junko
Japanese
Iwao, Junko
Bulara, Fernanda
Brazilian
Bulara, Fernanda
...
Kinomoto, Sakura
Kinomoto, Sakura
Main
Tange, Sakura
Japanese
Tange, Sakura
Hernandez, Cristina
Spanish
Hernandez, Cristina
...
Li, Syaoran
Li, Syaoran
Main
Kumai, Motoko
Japanese
Kumai, Motoko
Lucindo, Fábio
Brazilian
Lucindo, Fábio
...

Staff

Asaka, Morio
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Katabuchi, Sunao
Episode Director, Storyboard
Tanaka, Hiroyuki
Episode Director
Saeki, Shouji
Episode Director



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Feb 22, 2008
KholdStare88
Cardcaptor Sakura is a classic. It is one of those anime that everyone could enjoy, regardless of age and gender. While being a typical magical girl anime, the plot is actually intertwined with lots of comedy and romance. There's not a lot of drama (yet), except maybe recurring goofs and difficulties that each characters face. However, that is the true magic of Cardcaptor Sakura. It has such a high enjoyment value that you will often forget that you are watching someone capturing cards, but rather, live through the experiences of a not-so-typical elementary girl whose life was changed in many ways by the cards she read more
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Jun 4, 2012
Veronin
Cardcaptor Sakura is perhaps the best mahou shoujo anime produced. It's more than just a classic or a title that's influential. It's an example of a series that was not afraid to take risks and defy common conventions of the genre in order to maximize quality. And while Cardcaptor Sakura may seem like a standard mahou shoujo anime at first glance, there is a lot more depth here than a cursory glance might reveal.

The premise itself is fairly typical for a mahou shoujo anime. A happy-go-lucky girl suddenly comes across magical power and begins her quest alongside a cute lion-like caricature serving as her read more
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Recommendations

Both series are a happy-go-lucky, episodic magical girl type series. Both are about a girl around the same age with a magical helper and a quest to collect something. It's been said by everyone who does this recommendation!
reportRecommended by Susan - Add to favorites
Same great characters from ccs but in a whole new anime.

Opening Theme

#1: "Catch You Catch Me" by Gumi (eps 1-35)
#2: "Tobira wo Akete" by ANZA (eps 36-46)
#3: "Platinum" by Maaya Sakamoto (eps 47-70)

Ending Theme

#1: "Groovy!" by Koumi Hirose (eps 1-35)
#2: "Honey" by Chihiro (eps 36-46)
#3: "Fruits Candy" by Megumi Kojima (eps 47-69)
#4: "Platinum" by Maaya Sakamoto (ep 70)

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