To promote the release of its CD album on December 6, the official website for the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon franchise's 25th anniversary project has posted a four-minute digest video from "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Classic Concert" held at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre on August 2 and 3. Listen to the popular Sailor Moon tunes arranged in symphony form after the jump!
In cooperation with Toei Animation and Kodansha, Bandai opened "Sailor Moon Store" on the 0.5th floor of the Laforet Harajuku department store in Tokyo on September 23. The Japan Times has posted a six-minute "walk-through" video to introduce Japan's first permanent official store dedicated to the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon franchise that celebrates 25th anniversary this year.
Saitama-based toy/character goods company Ensky will start accepting pre-orders for "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon 25th Anniversary Premium Frame Stamp Set" featuring original manga arts drawn by the Sailor Moon manga author Naoko Takeuchi at the post offices across Japan and Japan Post's online store on October 2. Check out the contents of the special set after the jump!
Fresh news from the "25th Anniversary Usagi Birthday" event, a Sailor Moon-themed film screening and talk event that runs from June 30 - July 01, 2017, at the Marunouchi TOEI movie theater in Ginza, Chūō Ward, Tokyo, Japan: the next installment of the Sailor Moon Crystal anime will be a two-part film series adapting the "Dead Moon" arc of Naoko Takeuchi's classic magical girl shōjo manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Classic Concert" to be held at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre on August 2 and 3 opens today with a key visual featuring 10 Pretty Guardians in formal costume for a classical music concert. Usagi, standing as conductor, is surrounded by the other nine holding their instruments. Check more information after the jump.
Pretty Guardians 2016-2017, the official fan club of the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon franchise announced today that its membership will open to fans in 38 countries/regions in the world who doesn't have a Japanese address from next Friday, September 23. Hit the jump for more details.
16-year old Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva has become a Japanese sensation ever since she began touring Japan in the last couple of years. From reciting Moonlight Densetsu in Japanese and running a Twitter account that proudly showcases her love of Sailor Moon, anime and manga, she has become a celebrity in Japan, which only cemented itself further after this week's Dreams on Ice performance, which culminated in meeting the Sailor Moon author herself. Hit the jump for the pictures.
The official website for "The Exhibition of Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon," the first art exhibition dedicated to Naoko Takeuchi's Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon manga series and its adaptations, announced on May 11 that it had attracted 100,000 visitors in 26 days since its opening on April 16. Hit the jump for more details and videos.
It is officially announced today that "The Exhibition of Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon," the first art exhibition dedicated to Naoko Takeuchi's Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon manga series, will be held at Sky Gallery in Roppongi Hills Sky Deck's Tokyo City View section from April 16 to June 19. Hit the jump for more details.
Super Groupies, a division of Animate Ltd. that specializes in otaku fashion and accessories, is rolling out a new line of luggage with designs inspired by the main characters of Naoko Takeuchi's perennially popular manga and TV anime, Sailor Moon. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tamashii Nations is releasing a San Diego Comic Con exclusive variant of their S.H. Figuarts Sailor Moon action figure, and she's eeeeeeeeeevil. Hit the jump to check out Dark Kingdom general Zoisite in disguise.