Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal Season III

Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Season III

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Synonyms: Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters-hen, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters
Japanese: 美少女戦士セーラームーンCrystal 第3期<デス・バスターズ編>
English: Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Season III
German: Sailor Moon Crystal Staffel 3
Spanish: Sailor Moon Crystal Temporada 3
French: Sailor Moon Crystal Saison 3
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2016 to Jun 27, 2016
Premiered: Spring 2016
Broadcast: Mondays at 23:00 (JST)
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Manga
Genres: FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Themes: Mahou ShoujoMahou Shoujo, MythologyMythology
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.761 (scored by 2830228,302 users)
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Ranked: #10522
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Popularity: #2777
Members: 60,606
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Usagi Tsukino is still struggling to balance her home life with the duties of being Sailor Moon, the guardian of love and justice. Along with the other Sailor Guardians and her boyfriend Mamoru Chiba, they begin investigating cases of students from Mugen Academy, a school for the most elite students, who are being transformed into monsters. During the investigation, they meet three strange individuals: Haruka Tenou, a handsome racecar driver; Michiru Kaiou, a talented violinist; and Hotaru Tomoe, a mysterious girl with a weak constitution.

As more incidents occur, the Sailor Guardians are met with another surprise—the appearance of two new planetary protectors with motives of their own. Despite the newcomers' questionable allegiance to Usagi and her comrades, they all face a threat from a common enemy: an evil entity who calls himself Pharaoh 90.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Simone, Jamie
Kon, Chiaki
Abe, Masashi
Episode Director
Yamaguchi, Yuuji
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

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1: "New Moon ni Koishite (ニュームーンに恋して)" by Etsuko Yakushimaru (eps 1-4,13)
2: "New Moon ni Koishite (ニュームーンに恋して)" by Mitsuko Horie (eps 5-8)
3: "New Moon ni Koishite (ニュームーンに恋して)" by Momoiro Clover Z (eps 9-12)

Ending Theme

1: "eternal eternity" by Sailor Uranus (Junko Minagawa) × Sailor Neptune (Sayaka Ohara) (eps 1-4,13)
2: "Otome no Susume (乙女のススメ)" by Chibiusa (Misato Fukuen) (eps 5-8)
3: "Eien ga Futari wo Kakeru (永遠が二人を架ける)" by Mamoru Chiba (Kenji Nojima) (eps 9-12)


Jun 27, 2016
Sailor Mars Crystal Season 3 is much more than our sailor scouts fighting evil by moonlight or winning love by daylight.

This show offers enjoyment beyond pressing your face against your mousepad trying to peak up a sailor skirt, as though it were a VR anime. The "Death Buster" arc is without a doubt one of the most entertaining arcs in the iconic series. It is pretty obvious that Toei cared more about this season compared to previous seasons of Sailor Mars Crystal.

This arc is one of the favorites of any fan. I remember watching Sailor Moon S and welcoming the new scouts into ...
Jun 27, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Sailor Moon is a rare example of a story that benefits greatly from filler and a meandering pace. The original series from the 90s may not have followed the manga as closely as the new hotness, but in a weird twist, that actually greatly improved the quality of the show.

Sailor Moon Crystal season 3 blasts through the manga faithfully, but loses much of the charm in the process. Whereas the original series gave ample time to develop each Sailor Scout's quirks and personality, SMC has only a hint of that charm. Season 3 is an improvement on the first two seasons, thanks in part ...
Aug 16, 2016
When I wrote my review of the first season, I decided to pretend I’d never heard of Sailor Moon before. And I stand by that review. Even more so now that I’ve watched season three. Complaint number one, the amount of time this show spends on assembling the characters. If you watch the opening sequence, you know eventually Sailor Pluto arrives. At least Neptune and Uranus are the mysterious new characters from the onset. But it takes so long to introduce her one wonders why she was included on the opening. Complaint number two is pacing. I am willing to bet if you removed the ...

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