Card Captor Sakura Clear Card TV Anime gets new OP and ED theme songs

It’s been announced that the second half of the Card Captor Sakura Clear Card TV Anime will be getting brand new Opening and Ending animation sequence and theme songs.

New Opening Theme Song

Rocket Beat (ロケットビート)

Performed by: Yasuno Kiyono

Lyrics: Iwasato Yuho / Composition/Arrangement: Katsutoshi Kitagawa (Round Table) / Strings Arrangement: Dan Miyagawa

Iwasato Yuho also wrote the lyrics for Maaya Sakamoto’s Platinum, the 3rd Card Captor Sakura Opening Theme song, and Katsutoshi Kitagawa, from Round Table, composed the music for Let Me Be With You (Chobits OP), Magic Number (Kobato. OP) and Oh! Yeah!! (CLAMP IN WONDERLAND 2 ED). It’s nice that they are bringing people who have a background with working with CLAMP anime songs.

The song is described as an “upper tune”.

New Ending Theme Song

Rewind (リワインド)

Performed by: Minori Suzuki (Akiho Shinomoto’s voice actress)

Lyrics/Composition/Arrangement: Yusuke Shirato

Tne song is described as “tricky” and “cute”.

The new OP and ED sequences will air for the first time on Episode 14 (April 8th).

Source: Card Captor Sakura Official Website.