"A Cherry Blossom-colored Beginning" is the first section of the first episode of the Sakura Trick anime series. This episode introduces the main characters of the show, and marks the beginning of Haruka and Yuu's relationship.
|A Cherry Blossom-colored Beginning|
|桜色のはじまり||Sakura-iro no Hajimari|
|Animation Director/s||Hirofumi Morimoto, Yōichi Ishikawa|
|Chief Animation Director/s||Kyuta Sakai|
|Japanese||January 9, 2014|
|A Cherry Blossom-colored Beginning||Yakisoba, Verandas, and Girls|
|Starts Here||Yet Another Cherry Blossom Color|
|Starts Here||After School with Harry-chan♥|
Haruka Takayama and Yuu Sonoda are two best friends who are just starting high school together. However, as the school year starts and the two starting making new friends, Haruka worries that her friendship with Yuu will stop being special. After Yuu suggests that the two of them do something that is unique to them, Haruka suggests they start kissing each other in secret as proof of their special friendship.