Shining Tears X Wind (シャイニング・ティアーズ・クロス・ウィンド, Shainingu Tiāzu Kurosu Windo?) is an anime based on the PlayStation 2 games Shining Tears and Shining Wind. Shining Tears X Wind presents us an adapted version of the Shining Wind's story, seen through Souma's perspective. It is directed by Hiroshi Watanabe and produced by Studio Deen. The series started airing in Japan on April 06, 2007, and finished airing on June 29, 2007. The anime has the same opening and ending themes as the game Shining Tears. A sequel to this is a mobile game entitled Shining Wind X, which was released in January 2008.