9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Sailor Moon

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Since its release, Sailor Moon has received wide critical acclaim and has become one of the most popular manga and anime series worldwide. Was there anything left that Moonies didn't already know? Here are some.


1
Believe it or not, "Sailor Moon" was inspired by "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers."

2
Luna and Artemis are aliens in the Sailor Moon manga.

3
In mythology, Pluto is the God of Death and Saturn is the God of Time. For some reason, these roles are reversed in Sailor Moon.

4
Sailor Uranus and Sailor Neptune are lovers in the Japanese version.

5
The reason why all the attacks are in English, even in a Japanese show, is because the Japanese love saying English words.

6
The entire Usagi's household includes herself, is actually named after creator Naoko Takeuchi's own family members.

7
Sailor Moon is a One-Hit Wonder. Takeuchi hasn't produced another popular series in almost 20 years since the manga ended in 1997.

8
Sailor Mercury was originally created as a minor character.

9
Tuxedo Mask gets himself kidnapped more than any other characters.