2. CARDCAPTOR SAKURA: CLEAR CARD
Cardcaptor Sakura is an incredibly popular manga series that earned its own anime adaptation back in the 90s. Ever since then, the fanbase behind this tiny magic girl has been massive. For those who are new to the Cardcaptor Sakura franchise, Sakura is a 10-year-old girl who stumbled upon a discovery that would change her life forever. Sakura accidentally released and scattered a mystical collection of cards known as the Clow Cards all over the world. Turns out these cards are pretty special. They are magical cards and each one possesses incredible powers and has a mind of its very own. It’s up to Sakura to retriever these cards and capture them in the book she accidentally released them from all while still trying to navigate the complications of being a young girl dealing with school, family plights, and more.
Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card actually picks up with Sakura preparing for middle school and believing that her Clow Card journeys are over for now since she managed to capture all the cards. She soon discovers that that’s not the case. Yet another discovery will change the trajectory of Sakura’s life. The Clow Cards are now blank and completely powerless. She now has a new adventure, a new way to capture, and a new motive pulling the brave young girl deeper and deeper into a fantastical mystery.