VIZ Media Celebrates Sailor Moon Day at Anime Expo 2014

VIZ Media celebrates the return of the Sailor Moon anime series with fun activities for Sailor Moon Day, taking place on July 5, 2014 during Anime Expo 2014.

VIZ Media marks the acquisition of the series with a Sailor Moon Official Panel on July 5, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. PDT in LP1. Hosted by the company’s Senior Manager of Animation Marketing, Charlene Ingram, and Sailor Moon Associate Producer, Joshua Lopez, the panel will reveal for the first time the brand new cast for the freshly produced English dub and premiere the first two dubbed episodes. Sailor Moon fans attending this official panel will get a special premium poster while supplies last. Following the Official Sailor Moon Panel, there will be a special showing of subtitled Episode One of the all-new series, Sailor Moon Crystal, in Video 1 at 12:00 p.m. PDT. The series launches on July 5, 2014 in Japan, and fans in the United States may catch the simulcast on NeonAlley.com and Hulu, with new episodes debuting each Saturday.

Fans can also look forward to a special voice cast autograph session taking place at 1:00 p.m. PDT in the afternoon in the Anime Expo autograph area, and a cast photo opportunity with the official Sailor Guardian Cosplayers from American Cosplay Paradise at 2:45 p.m. PDT in the VIZ Media Booth #1601. To round out the day’s activities, be a part of the largest gathering of Sailor Moon cosplayers and fans in North America at 3:30 p.m. PDT in the Main Events Hall (LP1, Petree Hall). Bring your Sailor Guardian finest and you just might end up a part of an upcoming Sailor Moon video release.

If you can’t make the official Sailor Moon Day activities on July 5, 2014, VIZ Media will also be running a special Sailor Moon event at their Anime Expo booth for the entirety of the convention. Find one of the official Sailor Guardian cosplayers at booth #1601 for information on how you can get a limited premiere event memorial coin.

July 5, 2014
10:00 a.m. PDT
SAILOR MOON OFFICIAL PANEL

Room LP1 (Petree Hall)

Join Charlene Ingram, VIZ Media’s Senior Manager, Animation Marketing, and Joshua Lopez, Associate Producer, for the exclusive world premiere of the all-new, uncut English language premiere of the legendary anime series, Sailor Moon. The session also will introduce the cast and screen the entire first two dubbed episodes of the newly re-mastered anime series. Immediately following the premiere, there will be a very special Q & A session with the animation team and the cast and a special premium poster for attendees, while supplies last.

July 5, 2014
1:00 p.m. PDT
SAILOR MOON CAST AUTOGRAPH SESSION

Anime Expo Autograph Area

Stop by the VIZ Media booth and pick up your very own Sailor Moon full-color poster, personally signed by the new Official English voice cast.

July 5, 2014
2:45 p.m. PDT
SAILOR MOON CAST PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

VIZ Media Booth #1601

Fans can take photos of the talented new Official English voice cast for Sailor Moon with the Sailor Guardian cosplayers from American Cosplay Paradise in a special session.

July 5, 2014
3:30 p.m. PDT
SAILOR MOON Cosplay Gathering

Room LP1 (Petree Hall)

Bring your Sailor Guardian finest and be a part of North America’s largest Sailor Moon cosplay and fan gathering.

Anime Expo will be taking place July 3-6, 2014 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California.

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