Pretty Cure, PreCure, or Precure (プリキュア Purikyua?) is a Japanese magical girl anime metaseries created by Izumi Todo and produced by Asahi Broadcasting Corporation and Toei Animation. Beginning in February 2004 with Futari wa Pretty Cure, the franchise has seen many anime series, spanning over 500 episodes to date, as well as spawning movies, manga, and video games. Its most recent iteration, Go! Princess PreCure, began airing in February 2015 as part of TV Asahi’s Sunday morning children’s television block, following Super Hero Time. To date, two of the series have received English-language dubs.