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The Best Episodes of Sailor Moon

Every episode of Sailor Moon ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Sailor Moon!

One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student, stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled Moon Princess. Usagi finds friends that turn out to be destined senshi as well, and together they fight to save the world from the certain doom brought upon by the Dark Kingdom.

Genres:Action & AdventureAnimationFamilyComedySci-Fi & Fantasy
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Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Sailor Moon" is "The Death of Uranus and Neptune: The Talismans Appear", rated 9.1/10 from 92 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "The Death of Uranus and Neptune: The Talismans Appear" aired on 10/15/1994 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Shining Power of a Star! Chibi-chibi’s Transformation".

  • The Death of Uranus and Neptune: The Talismans Appear
    9.1/10 92 votes

    #1 - The Death of Uranus and Neptune: The Talismans Appear

    Season 3 Episode 21 - Aired 1994-10-15

    The time has come! Eugeal wants a fight with Neptune and Uranus, and they will sacrifice even each other to get the talismans. But then they learn that they, and Pluto, hold the talismans. Neptune's Mirror, Uranus' Sword and Pluto's Garnet Orb.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Shining Power of a Star! Chibi-chibi’s Transformation
    9.0/10 96 votes

    #2 - The Shining Power of a Star! Chibi-chibi’s Transformation

    Season 5 Episode 21 - Aired 1996-09-14

    Usagi finds herself teamed up with Seiya for the annual school softball tournament. To make matters worse, Isagi becomes a target of Seiya's fans, who think she is hitting on him.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Invitation to Terror! Usagi’s Night Flight
    9.0/10 101 votes

    #3 - Invitation to Terror! Usagi’s Night Flight

    Season 5 Episode 22 - Aired 1996-09-21

    Sailor Aluminum Siren learns that Usagi is Sailor Moon. Using this knowledge, she sets a trap on a plane where the Three Lights are holding an in-flight event in order to get Usagi's attention.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Crusade for the Galaxy! Legend of The Sailor Wars
    8.9/10 68 votes

    #4 - Crusade for the Galaxy! Legend of The Sailor Wars

    Season 5 Episode 28 - Aired 1996-12-07

    Princess Kakyu, the missing princess whom the Star Lights have long been searching for, finally appears before the Sailor Guardians. Princess Kakyu explains that she has come to Earth in search of the Light of Hope.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Usagi’s Love! The Moonlight Illuminates the Galaxy
    8.9/10 135 votes

    #5 - Usagi’s Love! The Moonlight Illuminates the Galaxy

    Season 5 Episode 34 - Aired 1997-02-08

    As Galaxia closes in to take Sailor Moon's star seed, the Light of Hope finally reveals itself. Turning into a sword, the Light of Hope begs Usagi to use its power to stop Galaxia, who is now fully consumed by Chaos.

    Director: Takuya Igarashi

    Writer: Ryota Yamaguchi

  • Mirrors of Dreams! the Amazon’s Last Stage
    8.8/10 69 votes

    #6 - Mirrors of Dreams! the Amazon’s Last Stage

    Season 4 Episode 22 - Aired 1995-10-21

    Fisheye discovers Chibiusa communicating with Pegasus, but refuses to cooperate with Zirconia's plans. As Hawk's Eye pursues Usagi for her Dream Mirror, Zirconia decides that the Amazon Trio have outlived their usefulness.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Shocking Moment! Everyone’s Identities Revealed
    8.7/10 124 votes

    #7 - The Shocking Moment! Everyone’s Identities Revealed

    Season 3 Episode 20 - Aired 1994-09-24

    Minako realizes that she is the only one of the Sailor Team not to have been targeted for her Pure Heart Crystal, and takes increasingly absurd measures to prove her purity.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Farewells and Encounters! The Transitioning Stars of Destiny
    8.7/10 69 votes

    #8 - Farewells and Encounters! The Transitioning Stars of Destiny

    Season 5 Episode 7 - Aired 1996-05-11

    Mamoru tells Usagi that he's accepted an offer to study abroad in the U.S., which will force them to have a long-distance relationship. Saddened at first, Usagi eventually decides to root for her boyfriend's dream and sends him off with a smile.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Stolen Pure Heart! Usagi’s Crisis
    8.6/10 75 votes

    #9 - The Stolen Pure Heart! Usagi’s Crisis

    Season 3 Episode 13 - Aired 1994-07-16

    Sailor Moon's heart crystal was almost stolen. Neptune and Uranus restore it, and the senshi know they are Michiru and Haruka. A battle with Kaori, causes her to fall down to her death and well, she dies.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Storm of Lov!e Minako’s Grand Two-Timing Plan
    8.6/10 118 votes

    #10 - Storm of Lov!e Minako’s Grand Two-Timing Plan

    Season 4 Episode 14 - Aired 1995-07-08

    Usagi and the girls are shocked to find out that Minako is dating two boys at the same time, but little does anymore realize that her suitors are Tiger's Eye and Hawk's Eye.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Dreams Forever! Fill the Heavens with Light
    8.6/10 63 votes

    #11 - Dreams Forever! Fill the Heavens with Light

    Season 4 Episode 39 - Aired 1996-03-02

    Queen Nehellenia makes a desperate last stand as the Golden Crystal destroys the Dead Moon Circus.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Saturn Awakens! The Ten Sailor Guardians Unite
    8.6/10 60 votes

    #12 - Saturn Awakens! The Ten Sailor Guardians Unite

    Season 5 Episode 2 - Aired 1996-03-23

    While Queen Nehellenia continues to exert her evil influence on the earth, the rapidly aging Hotaru re-awakens as Sailor Saturn.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Go for Your Dream! Minako Becomes an Idol
    8.6/10 100 votes

    #13 - Go for Your Dream! Minako Becomes an Idol

    Season 5 Episode 26 - Aired 1996-11-16

    Minako is close to realizing her lifelong dream of become an idol after making it to the final round of auditions in a talent-search contest. But Minako is now thinking of turning down the offer, as she cannot ignore her duty as a Sailor Guardian.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Countdown to Destruction! the Sailor Guardians’ Last Battle
    8.6/10 60 votes

    #14 - Countdown to Destruction! the Sailor Guardians’ Last Battle

    Season 5 Episode 30 - Aired 1997-01-11

    Princess Kakyu perishes after being defeated by Galaxia. Devastated, the Sailor Star Lights go after Galaxia to avenge their fallen princess. Meanwhile, Sailor Moon and the rest of the Guardians also prepare for their battle to protect the galaxy.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Shining Silver Crystal: The Moon Princess Appears
    8.5/10 140 votes

    #15 - The Shining Silver Crystal: The Moon Princess Appears

    Season 1 Episode 34 - Aired 1992-11-28

    Mamoru is forced to confront Zoisite in a duel over the Rainbow Crystals, but Usagi inadvertently becomes involved.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Death of the Sailor Guardians: The Tragic Final Battle
    8.5/10 147 votes

    #16 - Death of the Sailor Guardians: The Tragic Final Battle

    Season 1 Episode 45 - Aired 1993-02-20

    After defeating Kunzite, regaining their past memories, and discovering the Dark Kingdom's hideout the Sailor Senshi head for the enemy, but they must prepare for the ultimate sacrifice.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Usagi's Eternal Wish: A Brand New Life
    8.5/10 136 votes

    #17 - Usagi's Eternal Wish: A Brand New Life

    Season 1 Episode 46 - Aired 1993-02-27

    With her friends killed, Sailor Moon is transported inside the Dark Kingdom to face Queen Beryl and the brainwashed Prince Endymion.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Battle of the Flames of Love! Mars vs. Koan
    8.5/10 110 votes

    #18 - Battle of the Flames of Love! Mars vs. Koan

    Season 2 Episode 24 - Aired 1993-10-01

    Koan makes a final bid to kill Chibi-Usa, convinced she can win Rubeus' heart. However, she faces unexpected opposition from Sailor Mars, and is shocked to be rejected by Rubeus.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Rubeus the Heartless: The Tragic Sisters
    8.5/10 102 votes

    #19 - Rubeus the Heartless: The Tragic Sisters

    Season 2 Episode 26 - Aired 1993-10-29

    Spurred on by Wiseman, Rubeus sends Calaveras and Petz on a suicide mission to kill the Sailor Senshi and Chibi-Usa.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Secret Mansion! A Menu of Love for You
    8.5/10 99 votes

    #20 - The Secret Mansion! A Menu of Love for You

    Season 4 Episode 15 - Aired 1995-07-15

    The girls become interested in an apparently antisocial old woman after she takes Diana into her home.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Juban Holiday! The Carefree Princess
    8.5/10 86 votes

    #21 - Juban Holiday! The Carefree Princess

    Season 4 Episode 19 - Aired 1995-08-26

    Usagi and Chibiusa are befriended by a mysterious foreign woman who accompanies them to the Azabu-Juuban summer festival. Unbeknownst to them, their acquaintance is a visiting princess who is being pursed by both her government and Hawk's Eye.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Flower of Nightmares Scatters! The Queen of Darkness Returns
    8.5/10 66 votes

    #22 - The Flower of Nightmares Scatters! The Queen of Darkness Returns

    Season 5 Episode 1 - Aired 1996-03-09

    As Usagi and her friends begin high school, a mysterious force releases Queen Nehellenia from her mirror, encouraging her to take revenge on them.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A School Storm! The Transfer Students Are Idols
    8.5/10 106 votes

    #23 - A School Storm! The Transfer Students Are Idols

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 1996-05-18

    Usagi runs into Seiya again and is annoyed by his cocky attitude. The next day, she is surprised to find that Seiya and the rest of the Three Lights have transferred to her school.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Becoming an Idol! Minako’s Ambition
    8.5/10 106 votes

    #24 - Becoming an Idol! Minako’s Ambition

    Season 5 Episode 9 - Aired 1996-05-25

    Minako decides to work for the Three Lights as their personal assistant thinking it will help her quickly get into the entertainment industry. But Minkao soon realizes that being a star isn't all fun and glamor.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Ruler of the Galaxy! The Menace of Galaxia
    8.5/10 58 votes

    #25 - Ruler of the Galaxy! The Menace of Galaxia

    Season 5 Episode 31 - Aired 1997-01-18

    Sailor Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, and Venus lose their star seeds after shielding Sailor Moon and the Star Lights from Galaxia's attack. The four Outer Guardians entrust Sailor Moon to the Star Lights while they try to stop Galaxia.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A