Fans of Sailor Moon Crystal adaptation of the original manga had the two-film series wrap up in 2021 with Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie as it adapted the Dead Moon arc of the manga. Anticipation has been brewing about when things would come together to adapt the final arc of the manga and we learned in April 2022 that it was coming together as Sailor Moon Cosmos.
The two-part film saw a June 9th and June 30th, 2023 premiere respectively, and now King Records has announced the home video release. The two-part film is coming out as one release on December 20th, 2023 where the DVD and Blu-ray regular editions are priced at 9,091 yen each while the limited editions are at 14,545 yen each.
The limited editions come with two soundtrack CDs while on-disc extras include promos and an audio commentary.
With the set coming up in just about a month, we now have a look at the cover artwork for it:
The project has Tomoya Takahashi taking the reins for both films here with the screenplay once again handled by Kazuyuki Fudeyasu. Kazuko Tadano is working on character designs once again as well with Studio Deen and Toei Animation handling the production.
The Japanese cast from the previous film series includes Kotono Mitsuishi as Usagi Tsukino / Sailor Moon, Hisako Kanemoto as Ami Mizuno / Sailor Mercury, Rina Satou as Rei Hino / Sailor Mars, Ami Koshimizu as Makoto Kino / Sailor Jupiter, Shizuka Itou as Minako Aino / Sailor Venus, Misato Fukuen as Chibi-Usa / Sailor Chibi Moon, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Pegasus/Helios, Shouta Aoi as Fish Eye, Satoshi Hino as Tiger’s Eye, Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Hawk’s Eye, Yuko Hara as JunJun, Reina Ueda as CereCere, Sumire Morohoshi as PallaPalla, Rie Takahashi as VesVes, Naomi Watanabe as Zirconia, and Nanao as Queen Nehellenia.
The Shadow Galactica characters include Sena Koizumi as Sailor Iron Mouse, Ayumu Murase as Sailor Aluminum Siren, Yōko Hikasa as Sailor Lead Crow, Mariya Ise as Sailor Tin Nyanko, Haruka Kudō as Sailor Heavy Metal Papillion, Shiori Mikami as Sailor Lethe, Kanae Itō as Sailor Mnemosyne, Fumie Mizusawa as Sailor Phi, and Yuka Komatsu as Sailor Chi.
The first film has the theme song “Tsuki no Hana” as performed by Daoko.
Property Concept: After a solar eclipse leads to the arrival of a new group of villains, known as the Dead Moon Circus, the Sailor Senshi have to protect the innocent and stop the bad guys from getting their hands on the Golden Crystal. An object of great power linked to a new ally known as Pegasus.
Previous promos and visuals:
[Source: Sailor Moon]