Ranked #744
Chrno Crusade

Chrno Crusade

Alternative Titles

English: Chrono Crusade
Synonyms: Chrno Crusade: Mary Magdalene
Japanese: クロノクルセイド

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 24, 2003 to Jun 10, 2004
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.841 (scored by 62160 users)
Ranked: #7442
Popularity: #258
Members: 118,724
Favorites: 1,578
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Synopsis

The year is 1928 A.D. The place is New York, U.S.A. The economic prosperity brought forth after the Great War also heightened the presence of something far darker and much more sinister: the demonic Sinners. The Magdalene Order is an organization that tries to counter this force. Two of its exorcists are Rosette Christopher and her assistant, Chrono. Both appear out of place in an organization like this, and they are in a quest to find Rosette's missing brother, Joshua. Their relationships, secrets and fates can only be revealed in time...

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Chrno
Chrno
Main
Ishida, Akira
Japanese
Ishida, Akira
Christopher, Rosette
Christopher, Rosette
Main
Kawakami, Tomoko
Japanese
Kawakami, Tomoko
Hendric, Azmaria
Hendric, Azmaria
Main
Chiba, Saeko
Japanese
Chiba, Saeko
Harvenheit, Satella
Harvenheit, Satella
Main
Neya, Michiko
Japanese
Neya, Michiko

Staff

Kou, Yuu
Kou, Yuu
Director
Tsuruoka, Yota
Tsuruoka, Yota
Sound Director
Sayama, Kiyoko
Sayama, Kiyoko
Episode Director, Storyboard
Kato, Toshiyuki
Kato, Toshiyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard

More episodes Episodes(0/24)

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Opening Theme

"Tsubasa wa Pleasure Line (翼はPleasure Line)" by Minami Kuribayashi

Ending Theme

"Sayonara Solitaire (さよならソリティア)" by Saeko Chiba



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toanbui
Dec 30, 2007 4:31 AM
Reviewer’s Brief Notables: I know that most people often don’t trust or are a little skeptical about a Perfect 10 review, but that is, without any exaggeration, how I feel about Chrno Crusade.
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Story:
I first watched Chrno Crusade without any expectations for it whatsoever. After completing the first episode (weeks before I completed the series), I wasn’t really fascinated with it at all. For the time, I just thought this anime was pretty generic and somewhat dull.

I was wrong.
After a few weeks, I was led to completing the series. To make the most general and the most appropriate statement: It was captivating! The story behind read more
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cutepiku
Apr 2, 2007 6:48 PM
Originally written by Daisuke Moriyama, Chrno Crusade (sometimes translated to Chrono) is an excellent action anime, that is possibly the saddest one I've ever seen.

I created this review, because unlike the one other CC review, I've seen the whole thing, and I appreciate it. Sooo, here's my opinion.

Story
Rosette Christopher, and her little brother, Joshua, two little orphan children, are exploring, when they come across a mysterious cave. Within, a devil named Chrno was living, but the two young children befriend Chrno easily.
One day, Joshua is driven insane by the powers he had already had, and the horns on Chrno, given to him by Aion, read more
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Obediah
Feb 20, 2008 2:01 PM
This is a short review. This is basically a very driven girl trying to save her brother from being manipulated by the forces of hell. She is a sister in a branch of a military-church sort of deal, and her best friend is a devil. The plot is very interesting, including the questions towards God's involvement, death, and devils, and you can tell that every episode is somehow relating to the overall picture. My only qualm with this amazing anime would be the accent for the "Jewel Witch" (Satella). Being a German and speaking fluent German, and knowing my parents' accents with English... i'd have read more
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jet2r0cks
Jun 19, 2007 4:29 AM
I was proven wrong again. I am appalled at how much I get wrong impressions, but then again it’s fun to be pleasantly surprised when I find out that the anime I thought was going to be bad, ends up to be something spectacular and memorable.

My first impression was that the show is too serious, and since I don’t like serious themes, I probably won’t like it. I was wrong – I LOVE IT! I even overlooked the blasphemy since it rocked. It was funny when it needed to be funny, it was cute when I needed to go “awww…” It had high energy read more
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