This Friday, Peach John and Bandai launched pre-orders for their second wave of Sailor Moon lingerie. In anticipation of this, actress/model/AKB48 idol Haruna Kojima has modeled the different styles. Pics past the break.
Viz Media (check out their updated logo) has posted a Sailor Moon extended English dub trailer, as well as a look at the limited edition packaging. The first collection of the classic magical girl anime will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on November 11th in a set that features episodes 1-23 plus an 88-page, full-color premium booklet, all housed in a shimmering chipboard art box fit for a Moon Princess. Get a look after the jump.
The hype for next month's limited edition Blu-ray release of Sailor Moon Crystal continues with a new digest, showing off the work done to improve Acts 1 and 2. Get a look after the jump.
Following up from August's teaser, Japanese women's wear company Peach John and Bandai premium have set a September 19-30 pre-order period for the "powered-up" second wave of Sailor Moon lingerie. This lineup features "Sailor Moon Narikiri/Costume Bra Set" (a set of a bra, shorts, ribbon, choker) inspired by the 10 Senshi at 7538yen each, Princess Serenity and Black Lady dress negligee at 14,0188 and 9,698 yen respectively, and Inner Senshi school uniform pajamas at 5,378yen each.
Like many anime releases, Sailor Moon Crystal will offer various store specific incentives for pre-ordering the home videos. There will be bonuses for ordering 1&2, 3-5, 6-8,9-11 and 12&13. Then, Sailor Moon, Sailor Mercury, Sailor Mars, Sailor Jupiter and Sailor Venus will be cycling through the stores. Special art for the first have been previewed. Get a look after the jump.
VIZ Media invites fans to celebrate the very special premiere of the re-mastered classic Sailor Moon anime series Episodes 1-4 with the debut of the new dub streaming on Neon Alley and Hulu beginning Friday, September 5th at 8:00pm (PST). More after the jump.
Sailor Moon Crystal will be released in 13 two-episode volumes. In addition to special packaging and booklets, the limited editions include special strap charms, and a complete set is housed in a music box that plays “Moon Pride,” arranged by Akiko Kosaka. Jacket art for the first has now been revealed.
Following the success of the Sailor Moon doll released in July, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai today started accepting pre-orders for a 310mm-tall Sailor Mercury doll, the second collaboration item between Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon and Korean company Cheonsang Cheonha. Check details with the product photos after the jump.
As reported, the new musical show "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon -Petite Étrangère-" finally opened at AiiA Theater Tokyo on August 21 for the two-week tour. The franchise's 20th anniversary site has posted a two-minute digest video of the first day performance. Check the clip after the jump.
After a four month break from art portal Pixiv, Yuruyuri manga artist Namori has returned to the platform to share a sketch of Sailor Moon's Chibi Moon. Get a look after the jump.
The new Sailor Moon - Petite Étrangère- musical, based on the Chibi Usa/Dark Kingdom storyline, will be performed at AiiA Theater Tokyo from August 21 to 31, then at Umeda Arts Theater's Theater Drama City in Osaka from September 5 to 7, and then, for the first time for the Japanese cast, go overseas to Shanghai in Japan 2015. Check out the cast's conference after the jump.
Peach John has launched a teaser site for their follow-up to their sold out line of official Sailor Moon lingerie. Round two promises to include "powered-up" versions of their "Sailor Moon Narikiri/Costume Bra Set" (a set of a bra, shorts, ribbon, choker) , with silhouettes suggesting Outer Senshi, and Chibi Usa motifs. Pre-orders are set to launch on the Bandai Premium site in September. Get a look after the jump.
The recently released Futon Cover For Smartphones by Japanese prize maker Kitan Club is a hit in the world of Japanese Gacha (coin operated machine) prizes. People not only rested their tired little smartphones inside of the soft Japanese bedding, but also used anime figures to recreate fun scenes from anime! Now there is a photo contest going on hosted by the manufacturer! Check out the entries from Twitter contest after the jump!
August third is the birthday of a number of significant anime characters. While some fans are celebrating Sailor Moon's leading man, it's the Printemps center getting an outsized portion of the love, with the anime's staff, her voice actress, Good Smile Company and whole lot of fans sending their regards to Honoka Kousaka. Get a look after the jump.