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Series cast summary:
Todd Haberkorn ...  Raki 26 episodes, 2007
Houko Kuwashima ...  Clare 22 episodes, 2007
Stephanie Young ...  Claire 22 episodes, 2007
Motoki Takagi Motoki Takagi ...  Raki / ... 14 episodes, 2007
Tôru Nara Tôru Nara ...  Bandit / ... 12 episodes, 2007
Jamie Marchi ...  Helen 12 episodes, 2007
Youichi Nishijima Youichi Nishijima ...  Yoma / ... 11 episodes, 2007
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In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue for picking up a stray child and almost losing herself to her youma side by "Awakening", she is constantly assigned rather dangerous missions. Written by Anonymous

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Superb, Action Adventure Fantasy---Claymore
27 October 2011 | by poppajhnSee all my reviews

What a great anime series. I've watched it at least 4 times since first viewing it 6 months ago. I guess I'm still expecting what would have happened if the show was continued for another season.I agree with most other reviewers as far as the character development in this story,and that this is definitely more mature material than many other anime series. Mr. Norihiru Yagi and the other writers did an excellent job, in that the heroines in this story, while far superior to normal humans were not infallible, and the yoma monsters themselves were quite perceptive and sometimes full of surprises. In fact I rate it right along with "Lord of the Rings" trilogy as far as action,adventure,fantasy genre goes. But I think it's hard for animation to get the same level of respect as regular motion pictures. Would love it if they ever made a feature length sequel to this series.


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