Viz held an official Sailor Moon panel earlier today at New York Comic Con. This panel mostly presented news that we already new about Viz’s work on Sailor Moon Crystal and the original Sailor Moon anime. Sailor Moon S part 1 will be released on video November 15th. You can preorder it using the Amazon links below. They announced that there would be a Moonlight Party on November 11th. Nothing specific about episodes was announced however every previous Moonlight Party has coincided with the release of dubbed episodes of the original Sailor Moon anime or Sailor Moon Crystal on Hulu. With Sailor Moon S coming out only a few days after this Moonlight Party it seems only logical that this may include the release of a few dubbed episodes of Sailor Moon S to get fans excited about the upcoming video release. These events often include trivia contests and voice actors, though again no specifics have been announced.
It’s important to note that Hulu has changed their service, restricting content to paid users. Viz’s complete Sailor Moon library is now available to stream for free on Yahoo! View. We might expect to see any new dubbed episodes of Sailor Moon S on that service as well. Sailor Moon episodes remain free to watch on Viz’s streaming service Neon Alley. This really applies to Americans. Canadians won’t be able to view any of these services and we’re not bitter about it at all!
Keep in mind that this is all speculation on my part. We may be getting the lamest Moonlight Party to date and not having any episodes released! This would be completely uncharacteristic of other releases which is why I’m choosing to jump to the conclusions I am. Viz did state that this Moonlight Party would be “a little different” so this might mean “a little terrible” so take what I’m saying with a grain of salt. I’m not one to post unfounded rumours which is why I’m presenting you with all of the information and allowing you to draw your own conclusions. We will almost certain receive more specifics about this event prior to November 11th. One way or another I’ll shared those specifics on the site as we learn them.
Source: Moonsisters.org, Miss Dream, Viz’s Sailor Moon Twitter account link 1 & link 2
Image Source: Miss Dream Subs
Well, it’s the first piece of news we’ve heard in a while about either series, so I’ll be hopeful. In the meantime, I think I’ll request my local library to order a copy.
Library? I pre-ordered mine for 60 bucks from right stuff! I own the original CWI pioneer 2000 DVDs CWI totally ruined Sailor Moon S especially linda Ballantine. I’m glad we’re getting a more faithful cut to what was originally supposed to be seen with the new voice actors I sold all my 2000 DVDs in 2009. I’m glad to have these back standing right next to my first two seasons of the other ones
cool also this isnt news that crystal season 3 not English dub tho right
That’s best news ever! ;D ;D
Not much point in releasing the episodes online that close to the set being released, unless the episodes from the second S boxed set will be uploaded.
my nice love sailor moon in English she watch at Hulu a all she this 10 year old she love it so much
Is the dub only for the movie ,or the whole show? I was so upset to see that there were no dubs for Sailor Moon S.
The TV show. Sailor Moon S is dubbed now but only on home video and for pay digital versions. No free streaming option currently exists.