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Star ☆ Twinkle Precure Announced For Spring 2019 Broadcast Season


The stars have aligned for another Precure anime series.

Earlier today, the official Precure website announced that the franchise’s next series will be titled Star ☆ Twinkle Precure. The title will hit Japanese TV in Spring 2019. A logo for the title was also revealed, which you can check out below.

Star Twinkle Precure Anime Logo

Star ☆ Twinkle Precure is the sixteenth installment in the long-running Pretty Cure franchise. The title was first discovered in October, when Trademark filings for the show were discovered.

Hugtto! Precure is the fifteenth Precure series, which first hit Japanese TV on February 4.

Junichi Sato (Aria the Animation, Sailor Moon) and Akifumi Zako (Go! Princess Pretty Cure the Movie Go! Go!! Gorgeous Triple Feature!!!, Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Chō Collaboration Special!!) were tapped to direct the series at Toei Animation, with Toshie Kawamura (Glitter Force, Karneval) providing character designs. Fumi Tsubota (Pretty Rhythm Rainbow Live, 12-Sai: Chiccha na Mune no Tokimeki) is in charge of series composition.

Source: Animate Times

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