The Best Episodes of Sailor Moon
Last Updated: Jan 19, 2019
Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon - Usagi Tsukino is an ordinary teenage girl who discovers that she is "Sailor Moon", The Pretty Soldier of love and justice. Guided by her guardian cat Luna, Usagi must find the moon princess and protect Earth from the Dark Kingdom. Joining Usagi are her new Sailor Senshi friends and the mysterious Tuxedo Mask.
#1 - The Birth of Black Lady, The Queen of Darkness
Season 2 - Episode 39
Wiseman turns ChibiUsa into Black Lady by altering her memories. He makes her believe that nobody ever loved her, least of all her parents. He takes her back into the past to complete the Dark Gate. Sailor Pluto alerts the Warriors to the change in ChibibUsa and send them back into the past as well. They return to find Dimande and Black Lady working together to spread the dark energy throughout the city. Black Lady attacks Sailor Moon, who refuses to return fire as she will not harm ChibiUsa. Sailor Moon uses the power of the Silver Crystal to restore Black Lady's memories. She starts to become ChibiUsa again, but Wiseman interferes and uses his power to taint her memories. She becomes Black Lady once again and vanishes after threatening to fill the world with darkness.
#2 - Usagi and the Girls' Resolve! Prelude to a New Battle
Season 2 - Episode 43
Sailor Mars has a nightmare where the other Soldiers, and the world, are destroyed. The only hope is a mysterious being whom she thinks is the Messiah. Rei wakes up studying with the other girls for their high school entrance exams. Though the others worry because they can tell Rei is upset, she insists nothing's worng. Meanwhile, in a dark, dusky laboritory, a mysterious professor and his assistant, Kaolinite, have dark plans. The professor explains that he needs the Sacred Cup. The way to find the Sacred Cup is to bring together the three Talismans found in the pure hearts of people. He develops Daimon which can draw out these pure hearts, and sends Kaolinite and a Daimon after their first target. The Daimon egg embeds itself in a tree at the Hikawa Shrine, and Kaolinite explains that when the Daimon senses a person with a pure heart, it will attack and get that pure heart. Rei arrives back at the temple and begins praying at the tree. The tree then becomes a monster and attacks Rei.
#3 - Leave it to the Moon for Love Aid
Season 3 - Episode 6
Naru and Umino decide to go for the love contest; along with Haruka and Michiru and other couples. Umino messes up terribly, and is the target. When his pure heart is taken, Moon helps restore it...so Naru and Umino walk off, happier as ever.
#4 - Higher, Stronger! Cheer by Usagi
Season 3 - Episode 28
Everyone begins to learn more about the outer soliders through Mamoru's story.
#5 - The Scream of a Ghost?! Terror of a Camp Monster
Season 5 - Episode 17
Siren turns a potter (Rei's cousin) into a phage after he destroys all his work. Usagi and the girls go camping and run into the Three Lights (they're filming in the area). They hear news of the ""Camp Ravager"" in the area. Seiya decides to scare the girls with the monster costume from their movie, but Usagi and Rei run into the phage instead. After transforming, Mars realizes it's her cousin and Usagi heals him.
#6 - The Silver Crystal is Stolen! The Fireball Princess Appears
Season 5 - Episode 27
#7 - Countdown to the Galaxy's Destruction! The Sailor Soldiers' Final Battle
Season 5 - Episode 30
The Sailor Scouts prepare for the final battle against Galaxia. They all transform and prepare to go to thw tower but there is a force filed around it. They think all they can do is watch Galaxia TV as Starlights are attacked by Galaxia. Then, a pink ball of light appears, its Chibu Chibi! She transports them into the tower. They are in front of Galaxia.The Sailor Senshi stand in front of Sailor moon but Galaxia blows them away and then shoots energy balls at them. One goes through each of the them in this order Mercury Venus Jupiter then Mars. Sailor Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, and Saturn cannot believe they are gone. Their star seeds appear and float towards Galaxia. Sailor Mercury, Venus, Jupiter, and Mars say their goodbye. Galaxia shows them all the star seeds she has, Sailor moon notices a golden one in back. It is Mamoru's(Tuxedo Mask's) star seed!
#8 - Usagi's Love! The Moonlight Illuminates the Galaxy
Season 5 - Episode 34
Sailor Chibi Chibi Moon releases the Light of Hope which causes a mysterious figure to appear. This figure gives Usagi a Star Seed, which turns her into Princess Serenity and a sword created from the Light of Hope. Galaxia is consumed with more rage and hatred as Serenity tries to convince her to end her evil ways. Galaxia manages to destroy the sword, killing Chibi Chibi as the Light of Hope is now gone. Serenity becomes an angel and finally reaches the bottom of Galaxia's heart and releases Chaos from her body. She is finally free and guides all the Star Seeds she had collected back to where they belong. Usagi feels very lonely by herself until all the Sailor Soldiers return, along with her love, Mamo-chan with Chibi Chibi! Chibi Chibi thanks Usagi and leaves. The Starlights' princess is also returned. The inner Sailor Soldiers have a heart-felt good bye with the Starlights and their princess as the outers view them as shooting stars. In the end, Usagi asks Mamoru how much he loves h
#9 - Mysterious Sleeping Illness, Protect the Girls' Hearts in Love
Season 1 - Episode 3
Sending in a love letter to the new radio talk show, "Midnight Zero" and having it read on air allows you to receive a very special gift. The gift is not all it seems though. First, Usagi's teacher, Miss Haruna, receives a flower and goes into a coma-like state. Then, the same thing happens to Usagi's best friend, Naru. It doesn't take long for Luna and Usagi's suspicions to rise. The two go to the radio station to investigate, but the receptionist at FM No. 10 claims the show does not exist.
#10 - Naru-chan's Cry! Nephrite Dies For Love
Season 1 - Episode 24
Nephrite decides that Naru is connected to Sailor Moon after all. When she can't tell him who Sailor Moon really is, he leaves. While he is away, Zoisite's monsters come and kidnap Naru because they think that Nephrite cares for her and will exchange her for the black crystal. Nephrite tracks them down and drives off the monsters, saving Naru. Unfortunately, the monsters return and stick Nephrite with a life-sucking thorn. Naru risks her life to protect Nephrite, but they are both helpless unlit the Sailor Warriors appear.
#11 - Shadow of Silence!? The Pale Glimmer of a Firefly
Season 3 - Episode 26
Mimete attacks a soap opera actor. Hotaru’s past without friends is shown, and the reasons for it. A Daimon who was attacking runs near Hotaru, who glows and completely freezes the Daimon who is destroyed by Sailor Moon.
#12 - Is the Genius Girl a Monster? Brainwashing School of Terror
Season 1 - Episode 8
Luna becomes suspicious of the new girl in school, Ami Mizuno. Usagi also joins in on the suspicion when they find a brain-washing program on a disk that Ami leaves behind as she rushes to cram school. Usagi enters the school by disguising herself as a doctor with the Luna Pen. After transforming into Sailor Moon, Usagi realizes the cram school teacher is the monster, not Ami. The monster tries to steal Ami's energy, but a symbol appears on her forehead...
#13 - A Monster's Scent! Chanela Steals Love
Season 1 - Episode 5
Shingo is deathly afraid of cats, and when Usagi tries to get Luna accepted into the family, Shingo objects. Shingo, instead, goes to a pet store and buys a chanela, along with many of his friends. However, the chanelas are tools of another evil operation of the Dark Kingdom, and they are being used to drain energy from the owners.
#14 - Usagi's Misfortune! Watch Out for the Rushing Clocks
Season 1 - Episode 9
Jadeite's new plan to collect energy is set up in a clock shop; the clocks sold make people rush around at a frantic pace. Luna becomes suspicious of the clocks and informs Ami, who uses her new mini-supercomputer to discover the new evil plot. Ami and Luna tell Usagi, who has been affected by the clocks, what is happening and they go back to the shop to fight the monster. Sailor Moon and Sailor Mercury follow the monster into another dimension. Using her new VR goggles, Sailor Mercury finds the hiding monster. However, the two warriors become trapped by the monster.
#15 - Usagi vs. Rei? A Nightmare in Dreamland
Season 1 - Episode 11
Having no information on the whereabouts of the princess, the sailor soldiers investigate a new amusement park, which has had a rash of disappearances. While investigating, Rei and Usagi bump into Mamoru. Rei and Mamoru have many things to agree upon because of their "hatred" for Usagi. Ami enters the candy house in Dreamland, the amusement park. The candy house is the reason for the numerous disappearances; it is being used to steal the energy from people.
#16 - A Powerful New Enemy! Nephrite's Evil Crest
Season 1 - Episode 14
With Jadeite gone, Nephrite explains to Queen Beryl about how he plans to collect energy; he plans to collect energy from individuals at points in their life when their energy is at its peak. Rui is Nephrite's first target. Disguising himself as a tennis coach, Nephrite gives Rui a racket that fills her with negative energy and makes her become obsessed with tennis. Usagi is prompted to investigate after Naru comes to her with concerns about Rui. Just as Usagi approaches, the monster inside Rui's cursed racket is released by Nephrite to collect her energy. Usagi transforms into Sailor Moon to fight the monster. However, she is turned into a giant tennis ball and is bounced around the court!
#17 - The Summer! The Ocean! Our Youth! And a Ghost, Too
Season 1 - Episode 20
The girls make reservations at a private beach resort to continue their Sailor Warrior training. All they really want to do, however, is have some fun... that is, until they realize that they're booked their stay at the "Adam's Inn". Even though attendants at the Inn look like they're straight out of classic horror movies, the girls make the best of it. Ami tries to befriend Sakiko, the little girl who lives there, but her father rebuffs her. He hypnotizes Sakiko to invoke the powerful spirit inside of her. Unfortunately, the spirit goes out of control and starts attacking everyone.
#18 - Wish Upon a Shooting Star! Naru-chan's Pure Love
Season 1 - Episode 23
Nephrite gives up trying to get power from humans and focuses on finding the Silver Crystal. He uses a black crystal to help him identify its location. He thinks that Naru (who is still in love with his human guise) may have the clue. However, when he asks for the Silver Crystal, she brings him a jewel from her mother's store. Sailor Moon busts in on the scene just as Nephrite realizes that maybe Naru's love for him is itself a powerful source of energy. A monster sent from Zoisite, who mistakes Nephrites's locating crystal for the Silver Crystal, also appears. Sailor Moon dispatches it and tries to finish Nephrite as well... but Naru throws herself over him, and Sailor Moon is forced to stop her attack.
#19 - Bring a Smile to Naru-chan's Face! Usagi's Friendship
Season 1 - Episode 26
Usagi, Umino and Naru go on a walk to try and cheer up Naru (who is still upset over Nephrite's death). Naru asks for help from a priest whom they run into at a cemetery. Unfortunately, the priest is the 2nd crystal carrier. Zoisite appears to retrieve the crystal and truns the priest into a monster. Tuxedo Mask arrives and fights Zoisite for the crystal. The other Warriors show up and together they fight the monster and restor his humanity. Sailor Moon notices that Tuxedo Mask left behind a mysterious star shaped locket.
#20 - Crybaby Usagi's Magnificent Transformation
Season 1 - Episode 1
The show opens with Usagi Tsukino waking up late for school. On her way, she saves a mysterious black cat with a "crescent shaped bald spot" on its forehead. During school, Usagi and her classmates talk about Sailor V, a mysterious warrior. After school, Usagi goes to her best friend's mother's jewelry store, which is having a big sale. However, the sale is being used as a plan to steal energy for the evil Queen Beryl.
#21 - Protect the Melody of Love! Usagi is Cupid
Season 1 - Episode 6
On her way to the arcade, Usagi runs into a young musician. Yusuke, the musician, was being chased by one of Jadeite's monsters because of a tape he accidentally got a hold of. The tape is Jadeite's newest plan to collect energy. Usagi and Luna sense something is wrong with Yusuke, so Usagi uses the Luna Pen and becomes a cool grown-up musician to sneak into the club Yusuke is performing at.
#22 - Protect the Children's Dreams! Friendship Linked by Anime
Season 1 - Episode 21
Nephrite decides to target one of the animators of the Sailor V movies, Hiromi, by cursing one of her pencils. Ami goes to the studio to return a notebook that Hiromi has accidentally dropped, and she sees Nephrite as he is leaving. Suspecting the worst, she brings Usagi and Rei to the studio to investigate. The monster appears and attacks the girls. It is in the form of two twins that are connected ate the tail. They use all of the same techniques as the Sailor Warriors and yet are only defeated when they start bickering about who will give the killing blow.
#23 - The Brawny Girl in Love, Jupiter-chan
Season 1 - Episode 25
Queen Beryl wants the Silver Crystal to revive Queen Metalia, the supreme ruler of the Dark Kingdom. Metalia explains that the Silver Crystal is made up of 7 Rainbow Crystals that contain the spirits of 7 powerful monsters. These crystals are sealed away inside of humans. Zoisite uses the black crystal to find the first human carrier. Meanwhile, there is a new girl at school named Makoto. Although she has a bad reputation for starting fights, Usagi makes friends with her because she is an excellent cook. They go to the arcade and see a boy, Joe, win a bunch of prizes.
#24 - Total Chaos! The Messy Square Relationship
Season 1 - Episode 29
Makoto has a crush on Motoki (the arcade attendant) but is saddened to hear that he already has a girlfriend. Usagi and Makoto get into an argument when Usagi announces that she likes Motoki. Meanwhile, Zoisite targets the girlfriend, Reika, as the 5th crystal carrier. He attacks her and turns her into a monster and steals the crystal. Tuxedo Mask arrives and fights with him for the crystal, but Zoisite tricks him and escapes with it. Sailor Moon and Jupiter work together to fight the monster and restore Reika to normal.
#25 - The Last Sailor Warrior, Sailor Venus Appears
Season 1 - Episode 33
Kunzite and Zoisite work together on a plan to trap Tuxedo Mask and take his crystals. Zoisite disguises himself as Sailor Moon and pretends to be in danger. Tuxedo Mask rescues the fake Sailor Moon and gets stabbed by Zoisite. In the struggle, his mask is torn off and his true identity is revealed to Zoisite. The Sailor Warriors also arrive but get trapped in an energy absorbing dome by Kunzite. Kunzite makes the dome smaller and smaller to force Tuxedo to give up his crystals, but -just in time- Sailor Venus appears with Artemis and rescues the trapped Warriors.