Sunday, February 3, 2013

Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Anime Album I

This book covered various cell images from the very beginning of the Sailor Moon TV series. The first 88 pages were in color. These pages covered images and synopsis of the first 24 episodes. Also included was images of the OP, ED, the transformation scene of the first 3 senshis, and some early artwork by Naoko Takeuchi, the manga artist who originally created Sailor Moon. The second half of the book was all black and white. Pages 89-95 covered some interviews and other background information. Pages 96-119 had line art from each character, including each "yomen" that appeared in each of the first 24 episodes. At the end of the book, it some of the Sailor Moon merchandise that sprung up after the series aired. It included dolls, her "Make-Up" pen, Moon-Stick, locklet, and a few CDs and singles. At the front of the book, there was a single-sided, three panel foldout of the five senshis shopping.

Product number was ISBN4-06-177734-3. It was released on 4/10/1993 and priced at Y1200. The book was 136 pages in total length.

You can buy it at Amazon Japan.