Sailor Moon (美少女戦士セーラームーン, Bishōjo Senshi Sērā Mūn) is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Naoko Takeuchi. It was originally serialized from 1991 to 1997 and adapted into an anime series produced by Toei Animation in Japan from 1992 to 1997. The series follows the adventures of a schoolgirl named Usagi Tsukino as she transforms into Sailor Moon to search for a magical artifact, the “Legendary Silver Crystal”. Explore Sailor Moongift ideas, products and merch section. Apparel, accessories, figures, plushes, manga and a lot of cute items.
The talented people behind the Sailor Moon series has created several high-quality products for enthusiasts. In particular, Bandai is considered one of the best toy manufacturers – and they are behind unique Sailor Moon merch like makeup and props. They are not alone, though. Banpresto has created some gorgeous figurines and there are several companies that focused on apparel and accessories. Explore Sailor Moon gift ideas for everyone in the list below.
Sailor Moon was incredibly popular in the 1990s, and not just in Japan. The TV series was dubbed into various territories including the United States, South East Asia, Greater China, Australia, Europe and Latin America. The main creator and distributor of Sailor Moon toys in the 90s was Bandai. They released the popular Crescent Moon wands and a series of dolls that, although a little difficult to find in good boxed condition, are still plentily available. Below you can see some of these vintage Sailor Moon products. Click on the images to find out more about the products and where to find them today.
Written and illustrated by Naoko Takeuchi, Sailor Moon was serialized in the monthly manga anthology Nakayoshi from December 28, 1991 to February 3, 1997. The 52 individual chapters were published in 18 tankōbon volumes. The ones below are extra-long editions (about 300 pages each) published by Kodansha Comics in 2020. They feature a glittering holographic coating, an extra-large size, premium paper, French flaps, and a newly-revised translation.