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Viz Media Releases Clip of the Sailor Moon Re-dub

15 July 2014 4:45 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

While fans of Sailor Moon are enjoying the current run of Sailor Moon Crystal, Viz Media has released an official clip of the long-awaited redub of the original Sailor Moon series.

The clip runs under a minute and shows the famous scene where Usagi meets Mamoru for the very first time (also commonly known as the "30" test score scene).

As to be expected, the ongoing debate over "sub vs. dub" continues to be alive and well. However, the issue that appeared to be causing the most howls from longtime fans was the replacement of "meatball head" with "bun head". Representatives with Viz did go on record stating the dub will be close to the original Japanese translations when compared to the Americanized puns Dic used in 1995.

In the Japanese dialogue, Mamoru actually calls Usagi "odango" which can be translated to mean either "dumpling" or "bun". Still, it appears longtime fans »

- (Jonathan M Cook)

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