|This article is about the Codename: Sailor V character. For Kyuusuke Sarashina's friend in the manga, see Sorano.|
|Lives:||Shiba Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo|
|Occupation:||Shiba Koen Junior High School student|
|First Anime Appearance:||N/A|
|First Manga Appearance:||The Birth of Sailor V!|
|First PGSM Appearance:||N/A|
|English Name:||Hikaru Sorano|
Hikaru Sorano was a Codename: Sailor V-only character. She had been the best friend of Minako Aino since they were in elementary school together. She was very kind, and was the vice president of a volunteer club. She was also a fan of Sailor V, but did not know Minako's secret identity as Sailor V.
- In the original proposal for a Sailor V anime series, Hikaru was one of the characters who was listed.
- Hikaru bore a strong resemblance to Ami in physical appearance.