Kuroko’s Basketbell Pop-Up Shop to Open in Akihabara

12.March.2019 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

A Kuroko’s Basketball themed pop-up shop will be open from March 15 to 31 on the second floor of Atre Akihabara 1, a shopping centre connected directly to the JR side of Akihabara Station.

The shop’s theme is “Canvas With Their Paint” and will feature original merchandise and mini games based on the nine main characters of the series all of who are dressed as painters.

 

Kuroko’s Basketbell pictures and wall art will decorate the inside of Atre and a special recording of the character Taiga Kagami, voiced by Yūki Ono, will also play in store.

 

A4 Folder (9 Designs): ¥500

 

 

Pin Badge (9 Designs): ¥500

 

Acrylic Stand (9 Designs): ¥1,500

 

 

T-Shirt (9 Designs): ¥3,500 Sizes: Medium/Large (*Available late March)

Fans can look forward to dunking plenty of exclusive merchandise too.

 

And for every ¥500 spent inside Atre (excluding the pop-up shop) you can get your hands on one of fourteen possible mini notebooks selected randomly.

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    Tapestry: ¥3,300 (Tax Included) 

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