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[EPISODE] Act 9. Serenity - PRINCESS -.

Series: Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal

Kana: セレニティ - PRINCESS -
Romaji: Sereniti - Purinsesu -

Original Air Date: November 1, 2014

Director: Kumiko Habara
Writer: Mutsumi Ito
Animation Director: Momoko Makiuchi

Plot: The true Moon Princess and the Silver Crystal are both revealed.


  • As Sailors Mars and Jupiter restrained her, Princess Serenity was seen without the bracelet on her right wrist.
  • Sailor Mercury was shown with shoulder pads when she looked back at Serenity, Mars and Jupiter.


  • Princess Serenity appeared in person for the first time.
  • The Silver Crystal first appeared here.
  • Sailor Mercury used her Mercury Goggle for the first time.
  • Sailor Venus acquired her standard tiara.
  • This was Kumiko Habara’s first episode as a director.
  • This was Momoko Makiuchi’s first episode as an animation director.


  • This was the final appearance of Sailor Moon’s third tiara.


  • Tokyo Tower
  • The Secret Base
  • The Dark Kingdom
  • The Tsukino Residence
ARC-V Episodes 47-50

Episode 47: Yuuri with the Cold Smile
In order to prove to Serena the truth, Yuzu tries to approach Shun Kurosaki. However, standing before her way is Yuri, who received secret orders from Reo Akaba. While escaping from the overwhelming power of Yuri, Yuzu encounters Yugo, who resembles Yuya…
Script: Kamishiro Tsutomu/Animation Director:

Episode 48: The Wounded Falcon
As Serena escapes holding Kurosaki in her arms, she is being pursuit by Sora and the duelists from the Fusion Dimension. On the other hand, Yuya, who is searching for Yuzu with Gongenzaka, remeets with Sora…
Script: Tamura Ryou/Animation Director: Lee Sung-jin

Episode 49: Make Everyone Smile with Your Duels
Sawatari and Gongenzaka appear to assist with Kurosaki in dueling against the Obelisk Force. At the same time, Yuya tries to make Sora smile once more by challenging him to a rematch…
Script: Tamura Ryou/Animation Director: Kawamura Yuya

Episode 50: The Chosen Lancers
In order to fight against the forces from the different dimension, the “Lancers” have been chosen. As Reiji explains calmly the true motive behind the Battle Royale, Yuya, however…
Script: Kamishiro Tsutomu/Animation Director: Makiuchi Momoko


Thanks to MasterGhost for the translations. 


[EPISODE] Act 17. Secret - SAILOR JUPITER -.

Series: Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal

Romaji: Himitsu - SEERAA JUPITAA -

Original Air Date: March 7, 2015

Director: Kumiko Habara
Writer: Mutsumi Ito
Animation Director: Momoko Makiuchi

Plot: As her virus infects the city, Petz tries to replace every person with a droid.


  • The Crystal Star was gold in color rather than pink during the scene at the arcade.
  • Sailor Moon performed Moon Princess Halation with the Moon Stick. Yet in the manga chapter that this episode is based on, Sailor Moon used the Cutie Moon Rod to kill Petz.
  • The Sailor Senshi referred to the monsters as droids. As of this episode, though, none of the enemies have once said the word “droid” in the presence of the Sailor Senshi.


  • Neo-Queen Serenity and King Endymion were seen in Chibiusa’s memories.
  • Sparkling Wide Pressure and Abracadabra Pon were both used for the first time.
  • Sailor Pluto’s voice was heard before Chibiusa turned Luna P into an umbrella.


  • This was Petz’s last appearance as she died in this episode.


  • The Tsukino Residence
  • Crown
  • Nemesis
  • Fruit Parlor Crown
  • Makoto Kino’s residence