Buckle in Sailor Moon fans, this is a HUGE update and information overload for Sailor Moon in 2017!
1. The official logo for Sailor Moon has switched over to 25th Anniversary!!!
2. There will be a new reprint artbook of Naoko Takeuchi’s drawings.
3. Japan will be releasing the 90s anime in Blu-ray! Vol.1 will be released on June 14, 2017 and Vol.2 on August 9, 2017. There will be 23 episodes in each volume. The retail price is 19,800 yen each. They will come with luxurious sleeves, however the sleeves are limited production so once it runs out it’s gone.
PREORDER from CDJapan (no deputy service required): Volume 1, Volume 2
4. A new musical will also be happening this year in Tokyo in autumn.
5. This is probably the news most of us have been hoping for..Sailor Moon Crystal anime will continue with a new season!!!! No other information or visuals yet.
6. The official fan club has been a big hit, so they’ve decided to continue the fan club after next year.
Below are upcoming collaborations other brands will have with Sailor Moon in 2017.
7. Luna will be featured in the Monster Hunter Double Cross 3DS game! Her weapon is the Cutie Moon Rod. This is DLC (downloadable content).
Here’s a video preview of her in game!
8. This next thing is one I’m excited for because I’m a Sanrio fan too! There will be a collaboration with My Melody!
9. The next cosmetics collaboration is with Shiseido, a very well known global brand. The product line is “MAQuillAGE” with 2 foundation products. More info in this post.
10. Q-pot is coming out with a special Sailor Moon 25th Anniversary item. It’s the Starry Sky Macaron in strawberry edition. It comes in a necklace (11,880 yen) and bag charm (8,640 yen). These will come with a coin charm and special packaging to commemorate the 25th anniversary. More info in this post.
11. There will be another ISETAN collaboration starting in mid March 2017.
12. In late March 2017, there will be a fashion collaboration with GU who is celebrating their 10th anniversary.
13. In late April 2017, there will be a fashion collaboration with PUNYUS.
14. On May 27, 2017, there will be a fun collaboration event with the professional baseball team Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles.