For those who don’t know it, the word CLAMP is referred to 4 mangaka and character designer: Nanase Ohkawa, Mokona, Tsubaki Nekoi e Satsuki Igarashi, authors of many mangas, Card Captor Sakura e Rayearth among them.
Their works have sold 118 millions of copies, 92 only in Japan and about 26 in the rest of the world.
Plot and Characters
Yoshitsune Minamoto was the 4th son of Minamoto no Yoritomo, head of the Minamoto Clan. Not long after his birth, at the end of 1159, the Heiji rebellion bursted out, and his father and older brothers died. While his onder brother Yoritomo, now legitimate heir of the clan, was exiled in Izu province, Yoshitsune was put under the care of the Kurama temple, on Mt. Hiei, near Kyoto, and then under the custody of Fujiwara no Hidehira, head of the powerful north branch of the Fujiwara clan, in Hiraizumi, Mutsu province.