» We stem from a root planted in the belief that we are not what we were called. -x
They are too cute.
[SPECIAL] Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Side Story: Ami’s First Love.
Japanese name: 美少女戦士セーラームーン外伝亜美ちゃんの初恋
Romanized name: Bishoujo senshi Seera Muun Gaiden Ami chan no hatsukoi
Original Release: 12-23-1995
Director: Takuya Igarashi
Writer: Ryota Yamaguchi
Animation Director: Miho Shimogasa
Synopsis: As Ami obsesses over her academic rival “Mercurius”, she is targeted by a monster.
- This one-off was paired with the SuperS Movie in theaters.
- This was based on the manga side story “Exam Battle 2 - Ami’s First Love”.
- The monster-of-the-day was genius loci Bonnone. A genuis loci is a spirit in Roman mythology.
- Gurio Umino and Naru Osaka made their final appearances here.
- A new animated sequence for Mercury Crystal Power Make-Up was produced.
- Mercury Aqua Mirage was only used here.
- The unique background music for Sailor Mercury’s transformation was slightly altered for this short.
- Diana did not appear in this special.
- This was the only instance where Sailor Mercury solely defeated the monster-of-the-day.
- There is no official English dub of this short.