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The Best Anime Like Cardcaptor Sakura

Winner of the Animage Grand Prix award for Best Anime in 1999, Cardcaptor Sakura is also notable for its wide appeal to all age groups despite being a series for young children. Question: Are there other anime similar to Cardcaptor Sakura that could reach a wide audience, too? The short answer is, "Yes." The following list ranks the best anime similar to Cardcaptor Sakura, with the order  of the recommednations determined by anime fans like you.

Similar anime to Cardcaptor Sakura with young female protagonists include Shugo Chara!, Nanatsuiro Drops, and the well-known Sailor Moon. Still other anime titles like Cardcaptor Sakura include Corrector Yui, Mew Mew Power, and Princess Tutu, a story about a magical girl who is also a mythical ballerina who was once a duck!

By voting these anime like Cardcaptor Sakura up or down, you can help point fellow anime fans in the right direction. Also, if you find an anime similar to Cardcaptor Sakura that’s somehow missing from the list, feel free to add it to keep the recommendations growing!

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  • Yumeiro Patissiere is a shōjo manga and anime series by Natsumi Matsumoto. It began serialization on September 3, 2008, in the October 2008 issue of Ribon. The individual chapters have been collected into nine tankōbon volumes by Shueisha as of May 2011. The series ended on June 3, 2011, with a total of 12 volumes. The manga won the 56th Shogakukan Manga Awards in the Children's category. The series was adapted into two anime TV series by Studio Pierrot and Studio Hibari. The series is licensed by Crunchyroll for online streaming with English subtitles.  ...more
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    Shugo Chara!, also known as My Guardian Characters, is a Japanese shōjo manga series created by the manga author duo, Peach-Pit. The story centers on elementary school girl Amu Hinamori, whose popular exterior, referred to as "cool and spicy" by her classmates, contrasts with her introverted personality. When Amu wishes for the courage to be reborn as her would-be self, she is surprised to find three colorful eggs the next morning, which hatch into three Guardian Characters: Ran, Miki, and Su. Shugo Chara! is serialized in the magazine Nakayoshi and published by Kodansha in Japan. Del Rey has licensed the English language manga rights, releasing the first volume on March 27, 2007. It won  ...more

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