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Could we be getting a SeraMyu Production in the US?

Anime Matsuri, an annual anime convention set in Houston, Texas, was the place to be for diehard Sailor Moon fans this past weekend.  The community has been in a tizzy since it was announced that the members of the current musical production, Un Nouveau Voyage, would make their North American debut at the event.  If Twitter… Continue reading Could we be getting a SeraMyu Production in the US?

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The Biggest and Best Sailor Moon News Day Ever

Oh my stars, I could not have imagined that I would be waking up to the awesome news I woke up to today.  Because no one says "Happy 25th Anniversary Sailor Moon" better than the creators themselves! So, big news first - Sailor Moon's official website has announced that another season of Sailor Moon Crystal is… Continue reading The Biggest and Best Sailor Moon News Day Ever

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Sailor Moon S – Mistress 9 Cosplay

While I study Magical Girl series in academia, I'm usually my son's cosplay partner.  So that means you can usually find me dressed up as a Pokemon or even as Totoro from Tonari no Totoro  (My Neighbor Totoro). I hope you didn't think I was joking. This past summer, I thought I would try to do something… Continue reading Sailor Moon S – Mistress 9 Cosplay

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Two Years of Magical Girl Studies

Thanks to Facebook's nifty little tool "On this Day", I found out that yesterday two years ago (November 7, 2014), I declared my intention to write my undergraduate honours thesis on Magical Girl series.  But would you believe that I almost did my thesis on creating a fun way to study Japanese using popular culture?… Continue reading Two Years of Magical Girl Studies

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Misu’s Bookshelf: Codename Sailor V

Once upon a time, back in 199X past, I remember sitting in amazement as one of my friends at the time, who invited me to her house, pulled out this golden yellow manga booklet with a golden-haired beauty crouching proudly while holding a peace sign, a white cat with a moon crescent on its forehead… Continue reading Misu’s Bookshelf: Codename Sailor V