The Japan National Rugby Union Team has collaborated with numerous characters to date including Snoopy, Doraemon, Rilakkuma, Kinnikuman and Astro Boy.
The Brave Blossoms have now announced that they are teaming up with Hello Kitty and GeGeGe no Kitaro.
Collaborative merchandise will be sold at respective licensee companies, select sports shops and the team’s official online shop. Their collaborations are set to expand in the near future.
Japan National Rugby Union Team x Hello Kitty & GeGeGe no Kitaro
Release Date: May 2019 (*More info TBA on the online shop and other outlets)
Product Examples: Hello Kitty Plush Toy, Hello Kitty Stationery, Hello Kitty Misc. Items and more / Gegege no Kitaro Misc. Items, Gegege no Kitaro Food Products and more
Available: At licensee companies, select sports shops and the team’s official online shop
Japan National Rugby Union Team Official Website: https://www.rugby-japan.jp/
Japan National Rugby Union Team Official Shop: https://shop.rugby-japan.jp/
Sanrio Official Hello Kitty Page：https://www.sanrio.co.jp/character/hellokitty/
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