During a live event, publisher Kodansha and creator Naoko Takeuchi has announced that a new mahou shoujo/drama anime series Sailor Moon is currently in production.

The new anime series is slated to air summer next year. Furthermore, it was announced also the female idol group Momoiro Clover Z (Dragon Crisis, Yosuga no Sora) will be singing its theme song.

The live event was held in commemoration of the anime series’ 20th anniversary.