Momoiro Clover Z's Sailor Moon Crystal Themes Released in 120 Countries Worldwide
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"Moon Pride" and "Gekkō," Momoiro Clover Z's opening and ending themes for the Sailor Moon Crystal anime, debuted on iTunes Music Stores in 120 countries simultaneously at midnight local time on Wednesday.
The combined single for "Moon Pride" and the anime's ending theme "Gekkō" also shipped in two CD versions in Japan on July 30. The "Sailor Moon Edition" featured the five guardians on the cover and include a bonus music video Blu-Ray Disc. The Momo-Clo edition (pictured below) will contain a cover of "Moon Revenge" performed by Momoiro Clover Z and features them on the CD cover. Both editions will include the karaoke versions of their songs.
The Sailor Moon edition will retail for 1,851 yen (about US$18), while the Momoiro Clover Z cosplay version will retail for 1,234 yen (about $12).
Momoiro Clover Z announced they would perform the opening and ending themes for Sailor Moon Crystal in July 2012. "Gekkō" was composed by Akiko Kosaka, who composed "Moon Revenge," "Sailor Team's Theme" and "Tuxedo Mirage" for the original Sailor Moon. "Moon Pride" was composed by Revo (Linked Horizon/Sound Horizon), who composed "Guren no Yumiya" for Attack on Titan.
Sailor Moon Crystal premiered on Niconico, Crunchyroll, Hulu and Neon Alley on July 5.