Splatoon 2 Collaborates with Sanrio Characters at KIDDY LAND Stores

31.July.2018 | ANIME&GAME

Splatoon 2 is teaming up with Hello Kitty & Friends company Sanrio from August 10 to 24 at eleven KIDDY LAND stores including the eastern Japan flagship store in Harajuku and western Japan flagship store in Osaka.

Splatoon 2 is a third-person shooter developed by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch™ which has sold over 6 million copies worldwide (as of March 2018). A tournament-style Splatfest recently concluded last month which saw Sanrio collaborate with the game as part of the 2018 Sanrio Character Awards. Four Sanrio characters battled it out with My Melody reigning victorious. Additionally, Splatoon 2 entered the collaboration category of the Sanrio Character Awards and ranked in first place.

 

KIDDY LAND Limited Edition T-Shirts – ¥3,500 (Pre-Tax)

 

To celebrate the Splatoon victory, a range of special merchandise will be sold at eleven KIDDY LAND stores in Japan, with items from Hello KittyMy MelodyCinnamoroll, and Pompompurin.

 

Stickers – 8 Designs – ¥300 Each (Pre-Tax)

 

Pouch – 4 Designs – ¥600 (Pre-Tax)

 

iPhone Case (iPhone 8, 7, 6s & 6 Compatible) – 5 Designs – ¥2,000 Each (Pre-Tax)

 

The merchandise is exclusive to KIDDY LAND and is a mashup of both franchises with Sanrio characters thrown into the world of Splatoon and vice-versa.

Those who spend over ¥1,000 (including tax) on any of this merchandise will receive one of eight stickers chosen randomly. These stickers are limited in stock so you’ll want to be quick!

 

■Information

Splatoon 2 x Sanrio Characters Fair

Running: August 10, 2018 – August 24, 2018

KIDDY LAND Stores: Harajuku, Umeda (Osaka), Ikebukuro Sunshine City, Kichijoji, Hanyu (Saitama), LaLaport Fujimi, LaLaport Shonan Hiratsuka, Shijonawate, LaLaport EXPOCITY, Piole Himeji, Fukuoka PARCO

Event Page: https://www.kiddyland.co.jp/event/splatoon_sanrio/

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    Price: ¥1,200 (Before Tax)

    Release Date: February 25, 2020

    Available At: drugstores, general stores, cosmetics shops and official beauty online shops.

     

    Sprinkle some stardust into your life this year for Kiki and Lala’s 45th anniversary celebrations.

     

    ©’76,’20 SANRIO 著作(株)サンリオ 

  • Win Hello Kitty & Chibi Maruko-chan Prizes With Sanrio’s Lottery Draw

    09.February.2020 | ANIME&GAME / FASHION

    To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Chibi Maruko-chan anime adaptation, the franchise is teaming up with Sanrio’s internationally beloved character Hello Kitty.

     

    For the collaboration, cute and original artwork has been created featuring Hello Kitty and Maruko-chan hanging out together in their everyday lives, a scene that’s sure to incite a sense of nostalgia to both kid and adult fans of the longtime anime series.

    We see Maruko-chan wearing Hello Kitty’s iconic red ribbon, as well as Maruko’s grandpa Tomozo Sakura donning a hat inspired by Hello Kitty.

    There’s also an illustration of the two friends drinking milk bottles together which they bought from Mitsuya in the background, a candy shop that appears in the Chibi Maruko-chan seires.  If you look closely you can see Noguchi peeking her head from behind the shop.

     

    A special lottery draw is set to roll out in Japan at Sanrio stores, department stores stocking Sanrio products, Lawson, MiniStop, Daily Yamazaki, bookstores, and elsewhere from early June 2020. Fans are guaranteed to win a prize, which includes a line-up of nine items as well as a special top prize. Merchandise includes a takoyaki machine, hot plate, bath towel, and more.

     

    Following the lottery draw, more exciting things are set to take place as part of the collaboration.

     

    ⓒ Sakura Production / Nippon Animation

    ⓒ 1976, 2020 SANRIO CO.,LTD. TOKYO,JAPAN  著作:株式会社サンリオ

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