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CLAMP NEWS
CN Vol.14 Front
The last issue of CLAMP NEWS.
Info
Genre(s): News, Comedy, Informational
Publishing Info
Author: CLAMP
Illustrator(s): CLAMP
Publisher: CLAMP
Demographic: Shojo
Magazine: CLAMP NEWS
Run: 1990 - December, 1992
# of Volumes: 14

CLAMP NEWS is a series of fan club newsletters (also referred to as "Fan-Zine"; a Fan Magazine). Starting in 1990, the circle of mangaka published and release 14 issues bi-monthly. It is noted that the original versions of the 14 issues were printed on paper, and later renewed as booklets. The last magazine was released in December of 1992.

Contents[]

The issues contained stories from the CLAMP members, as well as Question and Answer sections. The stories recounted by members usually centered around childhood memories. The members also gave movie recommendations and insight to their busy daily-life as mangaka.

Comic strips and extra character information from various CLAMP works is also provided within the issues.

Announcements regarding future releases and CLAMP events were also advertised in and on the fan-zine. Such announcements include: The release of the RG VEDA OVA, the second Man of Many Faces Drama CD, the Tokyo Babylon OVA, the release of the 1993 X calendar, and a "CLAMP ARTWORK ORCHESTRA" Event; as well as many more.

The fan club magazine was self published by CLAMP and could only be order as part of a monthly newsletter subscription system.

Issues[]

Volumes Date Cover Characters Notes

CLAMP NEWS
First Contact
1990 Front:

Back:

  • 24 Pages
  • Announcement of the CLAMP ARTWORK ORCHESTRA Event

CLAMP NEWS 2
Second Greeting
December, 1990 Front:
  • Kujaku, King Ryuu, Ashura (RG Veda)

Back:

  • Astor, Claire, Naumi, Ryoui (CLUSTER)
  • 24 Pages
  • Announcement of CLAMP member: Tamayo Akiyama's series release, CLUSTER

CLAMP NEWS 3
Third Scene
February, 1991 Front:
  • Mako Ohkawa, Mother A, Mother B (Man of Many Faces)

Back:

  • Ashura (RG Veda)
  • 24 Pages
  • Announcement of the RG VEDA OVA

CLAMP 新聞 4
(CLAMP Shinbun, CLAMP Newspaper)
April, 1991 Front:
  • Zouchou-ten, Koumoku-ten, Bishamon-ten (RG Veda)

Back:

  • Keiichi Sasaki, Hashiba Shigemi (COMBINATION)
  • 24 Pages
  • Announcement of CLAMP member: Leeza Sei's series, COMBINATION books and Drama CD

CLAMP NEWS 5
Happy Wedding Ijuhin Akira & Ohkawa Utako
June 1991 Front:
  • Akira Ijuhin and Utako Ohkawa (Man of Many Faces)

Back:

  • Akira Ijuhin and Utako Ohkawa (Man of Many Faces)
  • 24 Pages
  • Announcement of a second Drama CD for Man of Many Faces

CLAMP NEWS 6
August, 1991 Front:
  • Soh-Ma, Queen Kendappa, Queen Karura (RG Veda)
  • Eri Chunsonji (Gakuen Tokkei DUKLYON)
  • Hokuto Sumeragi (Tokyo Babylon)
  • Utako Ijuhin, Mako Ohkawa (Man of Many Faces)

Back:

  • Imonoyama Nokoru, Suoh Takamura, Akira Ijuhin (CLAMP School Detectives)
  • 32 Pages

CLAMP NEWS 7
October, 1991 Front:
  • Subaru Sumeragi (Tokyo Babylon)

Back:

  • Astor, Claire (CLUSTER)
  • 28 Pages
  • Another announcement for Tamayo Akiyama's CLUSTER.

CLAMP NEWS 8.
December, 1991 Front:

Back:

  • Subaru Sumeragi (Tokyo Babylon)

CLAMP NEWS 9
February, 1992 Front:
  • Kamui Shirou (X/1999)

Back:

  • Fuuma Monou (X/1999)
  • 32 Pages

CLAMP NEWS 10
April, 1992 Front:
  • Taishaku-ten, King Ashura (RG Veda)

Back:

  • Hokuto Sumeragi (Tokyo Babylon)
  • 20 Pages
  • Announcement of the Tokyo Babylon Image Soundtrack featuring at Juliana's Tokyo

CLAMP NEWS 11
June, 1996 Front:
  • Arashi Kishu (X/1999)

Back:

  • Kamui Shirou, Kotori Monou (X/1999)
  • 28 Pages
  • Announcement for the release of the 1993 X calendar

CLAMP NEWS 12
August, 1992 Front:

Back:

  • Kamui Shirou (X/1999)
  • 20 Pages
  • Another announcement for the release of the 1993 X calendar

CLAMP NEWS 13
October, 1992 Front:
  • Tohru Shirou, Saya Manou (X/1999)

Back:

  • 22 Pages
  • Announcement for Tamayo Akiyama's manga, Moryo Kiden

CLAMP NEWS 14
FINAL
December, 1992 Front:
  • Akira Ijuhin, Nokoru Imonoyama, Suoh Takamura (CLAMP School Detectives)
  • Takeshi Shukaido, Kentarou Higashikunimaru (Gakuen Tokkei DUKLYON)
  • Kamui Shirou, Subaru Sumeragi (X/1999)
  • Ashura (RG Veda)
  • Utako Ohkawa (Man of Many Faces)

Back:

  • Subaru Sumeragi (Tokyo Babylon)
  • 20 Pages
  • Announcement of the Tokyo Babylon single set, "Triple"
  • The last issue of CLAMP NEWS

Trivia[]

  • The magazine's slogan was "For independent boys and girls."
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