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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: 7.851 (scored by 59034 users)
Ranked: #7292
Popularity: #215
Members: 111,000
Favorites: 1,545
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action adventure comedy demons drama romance supernatural

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)

Related Anime

Adaptation: Chrno Crusade
Side story: Chrno Crusade: Az demo Wakaru Chrno Crusade Kouza

Characters & Voice Actors

Chrno
Chrno
Main
Ishida, Akira
Japanese
Ishida, Akira
Ayres, Greg
English
Ayres, Greg
...
Christopher, Rosette
Christopher, Rosette
Main
Kawakami, Tomoko
Japanese
Kawakami, Tomoko
Haag, Hilary
English
Haag, Hilary
...
Harvenheit, Satella
Harvenheit, Satella
Main
Grant, Tiffany
English
Grant, Tiffany
Neya, Michiko
Japanese
Neya, Michiko
...
Hendric, Azmaria
Hendric, Azmaria
Main
Chiba, Saeko
Japanese
Chiba, Saeko
Boone, Jessica
English
Boone, Jessica
...

Staff

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



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Feb 20, 2008
Obediah
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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Dec 30, 2007
toanbui
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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Apr 2, 2007
cutepiku
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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Apr 12, 2009
the_terrible
There have been numerous stories that take an unusual view of the war between Heaven and Hell and those who fight that war. Some are focused more on their interpretations of the Divine Mission, some more on action and some more on the supernatural.

The focus of Chrono Crusade is on its characters and the relationships they share. Of course there's action, too, and supernatural elements, and a touch of the Divine Mission... but mostly it's about its memorable characters. Rosette Christopher, a nun in the Magdalene Order, has a contract with a devil named Chrono, meaning his power comes from her very soul. The more read more
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Recommendations

Both shows take place around the time period, have similar voice actors, similar acting characters and plots involving time, magic and special watches.
asfar as i have watched em, they both got the same settings same styles... yet a bit different if ya like holy bullshit fighting demon shit you should both watch em :D *as probably the plots will develop those wont be the same at all*
Both series contain many religious references, as well as vampires/demons.
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Somehow..they just feel similar.. xD like one major plot, revolving around a main character manipulating others.. Both have some sort of alchemy in.
You will fall in love with both the male leads. you will also believe that the childhood friends/friends belong together.
Both series are about demons and exorcists who try to vanquish them, with both series starring a lone demon who works for good. Both have spectacular graphics and fluid animation, and a story that's worth being in your list if your into the supernatural/demon genre.

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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