This anime continues to run hot and cold for with episode 10 of Cardcaptor feeling like a real step back after the fantastic capture sequence we had in episode 9. This episode features Sakura alone at home when Akiho comes over and the two play house for awhile before not one, but two cards show … Continue reading Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 10: A Slightly More Relaxed Episode
Review: We're back to the aquarium in this episode of Cardcaptor Sakura, and in the nature of modern anime being self-aware, even the characters have noted (first Yue at the beginning of the episode and Sakura and Syaoran while on their date) that the similarities between collecting the clear cards and the original Clow Cards … Continue reading Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 9: It’s Like The Same But Different
Review: Well, at least we know now why Syaoran is being all avoidy (though not any details, just that he's doing that usual lie to the girl in order to protect her thing anime the males in magical girl shows tend to do even though it usually fails miserably - see Darien season two of … Continue reading Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 4: Was Anyone Surprised By That Ending?
Review: While I will admit I liked this a great deal more than episode 2, I also have to admit this one isn't a must watch for me this season. While the nostalgia is still there to an extent and I could happily watch Sakura and Syaoran blush at each other all day, if I … Continue reading Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 3: Did We Want To See Some Magic In Our Magical Girl Show?