Precure began as a tie-up project to the TV animation, "Precure", in 2004. The basic program includes dancing to the opening theme and ending theme, and dialogue. the show is hosted by Kagawa Teruko. It was ended at 2009.
PreCure originally had two characters: Cure Black (Misumi Nagisa), played by Enomoto Ayaka; and Cure White (Yukishiro Honoka), played by Miyagi Kaori. They debuted at the BANDAI Museum in Matsudo on 14 April 2004.
The third PreCure series, Futari wa Pretty Cure Splash Star, changed characters: Saki Hyuuga (Cure Bloom/Cure Bright) played by Kojima Moe; and Mai Mishou (Cure Egret/Cure Windy), played by Hayakawa Otone. The series debited at Ariake, Koto ward.
The fourth PreCure series, Yes! PreCure 5 again changed characters and expanded the troupe to five, debuting at Kawasaki. the characters were: Cure Dream (Yumehara Nozomi) played by Hayakawa Otone; Cure Rouge (Natsuki Rin) played by Kojima Moe; Cure Lemonade (Kasugano Urara) played by Iitsuka Yui; Cure Mint (Akimoto Komachi) playing Iita Rena; and Cure Aqua (Minazuki Karen) playing Egawa Riho.