The October issue of Kodansha's monthly manga anthology Nakayoshi, which was published in Japan on today September 3, revealed two new illustrations featuring Sailor Moon and Sailor Mercury by Naoko Takeuchi for the covers of the perfect edition of Sailor Moon manga series. Takeuchi is, of course, the original creator of the Sailor Moon manga series. The perfect edition will complete in 12 volumes, the same with the New Edition released in 2003-2004, while the original manga tankobon series in 1992-1997 were 18 volumes. The size will be A5 (148mm×210mm) which is bigger than the original and the New Edition's 112mm×176mm. The Sailor Moon manga perfect edition will be started releasing monthly in Japan from this fall.
The 1st volume cover illustration
The 2nd volume cover illustration
Source: Sailor Moon Channel
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