New Magic Knight Rayearth Anime Project Launches in Celebration of Franchise’s 30th Anniversary

A brand new animation venture for CLAMP’s Magic Knight Rayearth is within the works to have a good time the franchise’s thirtieth anniversary. Extra details about the anime’s format and different manufacturing particulars might be introduced at a later date. 

A key visible that includes the collection’ three leads was launched, in addition to a particular announcement video that features some authentic manga illustrations and scenes from the 1994 TV anime collection. 

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The primary TV anime collection aired in Japan from October 17, 1994 to November 27, 1995 for a complete of 49 episodes. TMS Leisure (then generally known as Tokyo Film Shinsha) was answerable for the animation manufacturing. Discotek Media launched the collection in English as lately as 2017. The collection additionally impressed a number of video video games. 

One other quick OVA collection titled Rayearth was launched in 1997, that includes an alternate storyline with the identical characters. It contained three episodes and TMS-Kyokuichi was the animation manufacturing firm. 

CLAMP’s fantasy manga collection first ran in Kodansha’s Nakayoshi journal from November 1993 to February 1995. A sequel ran in the identical journal from March 1995 to April 1996. Three tankobon volumes had been launched in complete. Tokyopop and Darkish Horse Comics beforehand licensed the manga for launch in North America. 

Kodansha USA presently holds license for the manga’s English launch and describes the synopsis as: 

Whereas on a discipline journey to Tokyo Tower, three teenage women cross a magical portal and are transported to a different world referred to as Cefiro. There they’re summoned by means of the final remaining energy of the Princess Emeraude, who believes the trio will develop into the magic knights who will save her, as prophesied by legend.

Supply: Magic Knight Rayearth Official Anime Twitter 

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