Inuyasha Character Ring Collection Releases at Animate
Movic is now selling a limited-time collection of new Inuyasha merchandise at Animate stores, Animate’s online shop, and Movic’s online shop in Japan until April 21.
The line-up includes a special collaboration with U-TREASURE who have crafted two luxury rings inspired by Inuyasha and Sesshomaru in K10 white gold.
Inuyasha Ring: ¥16,500 / ¥38,500
Inspired by Inuyasha’s kimono, this ring features a narrow and simple unisex design. Sizes range from 5-19 in Japanese size. The ring is also fitted with one of Inuyasha’s Beads of Subjugation and comes in a red box.
Sesshomaru Ring: ¥16,500 / ¥38,500
Similiar in design to Inuyashia’s ring, the Sesshomaru ring is fitted with the a moon stone and comes in a white box.
These rings are perfect for fans of Inuyasha to express their love of the series nonchalantly and look stylish while doing it.
Inuyasha Character Rings
Order Window: March 30, 2021 – April 21, 2021
Release Date: August 13, 2021
Buy Here (Japan): https://www.movic.jp/shop/pages/inuyasha_ring.aspx
Laputa: Castle in the Sky Crystal Necklace Inspired Accessory Collection Releases
Benelic released a new collection of seven accessories inspired by the crystal necklace and cube from Studio Ghibli’s animated film Laputa: Castle in the Sky at Donguri Kyowakoku stores and the online shop Sora no Ue in Japan at the end of May.
The collection is part of the Studio Ghibli-themed “Pomponner” accessory series by Benelic. Pomponner is French for ‘doll oneself up’ or ‘get dolled up.’ It includes piercings, earrings, rings, and hairbands.
The crystal has been made from blue semi-transparent epoxy, giving it a high quality look. It’s also glow in the dark, so leave it in a place with lots of sunlight and then put it somewhere dark where it will illuminate. The accessories are simple in design too so can be worn outdoors and at the office while still celebrating the Studio Ghibli classic.
Laputa: Castle in the Sky Accessory Series
Crystal Piercings & Earrings | ¥1,980 (Tax Included)
Crystal and Cube Piercings & Earrings | ¥2,750 (Tax Included)
Crystal Ring (Sizes: 11/13) | ¥1,980 (Tax Included)
Crystal & Cube Ring (Sizes: 11/13) | ¥2,200
Crystal Hairband | ¥1,540 (Tax Included)
Laputa: Castle in the Sky Accessory Series
Released: Late May 2021
Available: Donguri Kyowakoku stores in Japan / Sora no Ue Online Shop
Donguro Kyowakoku Official Website: https://www.benelic.com/service/donguri.php
Sora no Ue Online Shop: https://www.donguri-sora.com
Benelic Official Website: https://benelic.com
Shaman King Cord Bracelet Collection Features Luxurious Designs Inspired by the Characters
Japanese character accessory brand Anaguma, which lines its jewellery with natural stones, is releasing a new collection of cord bracelets in Japan on June 19 in collaboration with the anime series Shaman King. Pre-orders are now open.
Shaman King Wind Cord Bracelets | ¥6,380 (Tax Included)
The collection is inspired by the characters from the Shaman King reboot which began airing in April. Each bracelet features natural stones and metallic Oracle Bells. There are five designs in the line-up including Yoh Asakura, Anna Kyoyama, Ren Tao, Horohoro, and Hao.
Yoh Asakura Model
Features colours inspired by Yoh. Includes the Oracle Bell and Futsunomitama Sword made from metallic parts.
Anna Kyoyama Model
Features colours inspired by Anna. Includes rosary beads and an apple made from metallic parts.
Ren Tao Model
Features colours inspired by Ren. Includes the Oracle Bell and Bâo-Lèi Sword made from metallic parts.
Features colours inspired by Horohoro. Includes the Oracle Bell and Ikupasuy made from metallic parts.
Features colours inspired by Hao. Includes the Oracle Bell and Gohukusei mark made from metallic parts.
Each bracelet comes in a box inspired by the colouring of each character as well as a mini character card.
Who’s your favourite character from Shaman King and did they make it on this list?
Shaman King Wind Cord Bracelet Collection
Order Window: May 12, 2021 – June 9, 2021
Release Date: June 19, 2021
Buy: Anaguma Store Online / Anahita Stones stores / Karasade stores / Tamayura Tokyo Solamachi
Product Page: https://anaguma-store.com/collections/shamanking
Inuyasha T-Shirt Collection Releases in Collaboration With XLARGE
Japanese fashion brand XLARGE released a collection of t-shirts with Inuyasha on Saturday. Inuyasha is a manga series written and illustrated by Rumiko Takahashi which was serialised in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday from 1996 to 2008. The anime series first aired in 2000, and four movies have been released.
The tee collection features designs of the main character cast and is available to buy in Japan at all XLARGE and XLARGE/X-girl stores as well as online at calif and ZOZOTOWN.
XLARGE x INUYASHA S/S TEE INUYASHA | White, Black, Burgundy | Sizes: S/M/L/XL | Price: ¥6,050 Each (Tax Included)
XLARGE x INUYASHA S/S TEE KAGOME | White, Black, Green | Sizes: S/M/L/XL | Price: ¥6,050 Each (Tax Included)
XLARGE x INUYASHA S/S TEE SANGO & MIROKU | White, Black, Orange | Sizes: S/M/L/XL | Price: ¥6,050 Each (Tax Included)
XLARGE x INUYASHA S/S TEE SESSHOMARU | White, Black, Purple | Sizes: S/M/L/XL | Price: ¥6,050 Each (Tax Included)
Hello Kitty Diamond Necklaces Released by Japanese Luxury Jewellers U-TREASURE
15.May.2021 | FASHION
Japan’s luxury character jewellery brand U-TREASURE, which creates accessories for character-loving adults, released a new collection of Hello Kitty-inspired necklaces on Tuesday which are available for a limited time until May 25.
The necklaces feature a simple design with a single diamond stone tipped with Hello Kitty’s ribbon. The necklaces come in various versions including platinum, yellow gold, pink gold, and also silver with cubic zirconia. The collection is available to purchase at U-TREASURE’s concept store in Ikebukuro and their online shop.
<Hello Kitty Ribbon Necklaces> Platinum 950: ¥88,000 / K18 Yellow Gold, K18 Pink Gold: ¥88,000 / Silver & Cubic Zirconia: ¥16,500
©2021 SANRIO CO., LTD.
Hello Kitty Ribbon Necklaces
Purchasing Window: May 11, 2021 – May 25, 2021
Available: U-TREASURE Concept Store Ikebukuro / U-TREASURE Online
Spirited Away’s Makkuro Kurosuke Dust Bunnies Get Official Accessories
Benelic is set to release a new collection based on Studio Ghibli’s Spirited Away at the end of this month at all Donguri Kyowaku stores and official online shop Sora no Ue in Japan.
The collection features six items based on the adorable Makkuro Kurosuke dust bunnies and includes piercings, earrings, bracelet, necklace, ring, and hairpin. The necklace and bracelet are fitted with adjusters, and all the accessories are fitted with cute and colourful stars inspired by the Japanese konpeito sugar candy.
Spirited Away Konpeito Series
Piercing | ¥1,760
Earring | ¥1,760
Necklace | ¥1,540
Ring | ¥1,320
Bracelet | ¥2,200
Hairpin Set | ¥1,100
Spirited Away Konpeito Series
Releasing: Late April 2021
Where: Donguri Kyowakoku / Sora no Ue
Official Website: https://www.donguri-sora.com
Ditto Pokémon Pink Gold Necklace Released by Japanese Luxury Jewellers U-TREASURE
Japan’s luxury character jewellery brand U-TREASURE, which creates accessories for character-loving adults, welcomes its new Ditto Pokémon necklace coated in pink gold.
Ditto Necklace Silver (Pink Gold Coating) | ¥17,600 (Tax Included)
Ditto is known for its shapeshifting ability to transform into anything. This Normal-type Pokémon, first introduced in Generation I, has turned into a luxury pink gold necklace so you can take it with you on your Pokémon Trainer adventures wherever you go.
Ditto Necklace Silver (Pink Gold Coating)
Released: April 1, 2021
Luxury Neon Genesis Evangelion Pocket Watch Released by U-TREASURE
01.April.2021 | Uncategorized
When it comes to character-themed jewellery for adults, U-TREASURE pulls out all the stops. Fans of the Evangelion series are sure to love the Rei Ayanami-inspired design of this gorgeous new pocket watch which was released on Monday (March 29).
Ayanami Rei Pocket Watch | ¥363,000
The silver case features a 3D metal design of Rei with the second hand and clip being based on the Spear of Longinus and the chain based on the Spear of Cassius.
This luxury watch is a must-have for hardcore collectors of Evangelion merchandise.
Ayanami Rei Pocket Watch
Released: March 29, 2021
Inuyasha Mug Collection to Release Worldwide On AmiAmi
Anime hobby website AmiAmi has opened worldwide pre-orders for a new mug collection based on the popular manga series Inuyasha. The mugs are set to be released in late May 2021.
Inuyashi Ani-Art Mug | ¥1,500 (Before Tax)
Sesshomaru Ani-Art Mug | ¥1,500 (Before Tax)
Enjoy your morning coffee with Inuyasha and Sesshomaru with these two new mugs.
AmiAmi x Inuyasha Mugs
Release Date: Late May 2021
Buy the Inuyasha Mug Here: https://www.amiami.com/eng/detail/?gcode=GOODS-04092555
Buy the Sesshomaru Mug Here: https://www.amiami.com/eng/detail/?gcode=GOODS-04092556
The Promised Neverland Jewellery Collection Features Emma, Norman, and Ray
Japanese collaboration licensing website Fan Fun MARKET is now taking orders for a new collection of jewellery inspired by the TV anime series The Promised Neverland which is currently airing its second season. Orders are open until February 24, 2021.
The Promised Neverland – Jewellery Line-Up
The accessory assortment includes rings and necklaces based on the main characters of the series including Emma, Norman, and Ray. The items are engraved with the characters’ serial numbers and are fitted with a coloured stone based on the colour scheme of the characters. The rings are available in Japanese sizes 7-21.
Emma Serial Ring | ¥10,000 (Before Tax)
Norman Serial Ring | ¥10,000 (Before Tax)
Ray Serial Ring | ¥10,000 (Before Tax)
The three necklaces feature a special design where if you put each of the puzzle pieces together it writes out the message “Hopefully there is light ahead.” The necklaces are 40m in size plus an extra 5cm using the adjuster.
Emma Serial Necklace | ¥11,000 (Before Tax)
Norman Serial Necklace | ¥11,000 (Before Tax)
Ray Serial Necklace | ¥11,000 (Before Tax)
The accessories are coupled with a bookmark of the character whose items you choose.
Original Jewellery Box
TV Anime “The Promised Neverland” Collab Jewellery
Running: January 21, 2021 – February 24, 2021
Available: FanFun MARKET
Buy Here (Japan): https://fanfunmarket.jp/neverland
Inuyasha Spin-Off Anime ‘Yashahime’ Releases First Trailer, Promotional Exhibition to Take Place Across Japan
The first trailer for the upcoming TV anime series Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is here. The anime, which will air from October 3, serves as a spin-off series of the anime adaptation of Inuyasha which originally ran from 2000-2004 and wrapped up with Inuyasha: The Final Act in 2010.
Confirmed cast members for Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon include Sara Matsumoto as Towa Higurashi, Mikako Komatsu as Setsuna, and Azusa Tadokoro as Moroha.
To promote the series, a series of exhibitions celebrating the history of Inuyasha will take place across Japan including Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka, and Niigata—the latter of which is the hometown of Inuyasha author Rumiko Takahashi. Merchandise will also be available for fans to buy.
The main visual for the exhibition
Details on tickets, merchandise, and the full content of the exhibition will be announced in the near future, so stay tuned.
ⒸRumiko Takahashi / Shogakukan・Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation・Sunrise 2009
Running: November 7, 2020 – November 23, 2020
Time: 10:00-21:00 (Last Entries 20:00)
Location: Ikebukuro PARCO 7F PARCO FACTORY
*Open until 18:00 (Last Entries 17:00 on November 23
*Advance tickets to be sold but are not required
*Opening hours subject to change depending on the COVID-19 situation at the time
*Exhibition subject to sudden changes, postponement, or cancellation depending on the COVID-19 situation at the time
*For the latest details and updates, check the event’s official website and Twitter page
Niigata, Nagoya, Osaka and Fukuoka Exhibitions
Disney’s Zootopia Accessory Collection to be Released by Q-pot.
Q-pot. is releasing a new Zootopia themed collection on August 1, 2020 as part of its Disney-inspired accessory line “Disney Story Dreamed by Q-pot.”
Zootopia is an animated film released by Disney in 2016 which takes place in the titular city where anthropomorphic animals coexist. Q-pot. has created a unique collection in the brand’s style which combines the worlds of Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps, the two main characters of the film who form an unlikely duo.
Judy Carrot Cake & Carrot Recorder
Homemade Carrot Cake – Necklace: ¥11,000, Bag Charm ¥9,000 | Carrot Recorder – Piercing, Earring (1 Piece) ¥5,000 (Before Tax)
The necklace and bag charm feature a cute cut of Judy’s face in the style of a frosting-loaded cake, and are attached with the carrot recorder pen from the movie which brings her and Nick together. The carrot recorder pen also comes as an earring and piercing.
Nick Carrot Cake & Pawpsicle
Homemade Carrot Cake – Necklace: ¥11,000, Bag Charm ¥9,000 | Ice Candy – Piercing, Earring (1 Piece) ¥5,000 (Before Tax)
Nick’s accessories are attached with detailed recreations of the pawpsicles made by him in the movie.
Police Badge Cookie
Police Badge Cookie – Badge, Brooch – ¥6,500 (Before Tax)
Once you’re fixed on your Judy and Nick carrot cake accessories, don’t forget your police badge either!
The items in this collection are a must-have for any fan of Zootopia.
Release Date: August 1, 2020 at 12:00pm (JST)
Buy: Q-pot. ONLINE SHOP
*On August 1 and 2, two items max per person
Order Window: August 1, 2020 – August 16, 2020
Participating Stores: Omotesando / Tokyo Skytree Town Solamachi / Takashimaya / LUCUA Osaka / Q-pot. ONLINE SHOP
Delivery Window: Early November 2020
Official Website: https://www.q-pot.jp/news/2020/07/1285.html
Neon Genesis Evangelion Inspired Accessories to be Released by Q-pot.
Q-pot. is turning the world of Neon Genesis Evangelion into a delectable collection of dessert-themed accessories, which will go on sale at select Q-pot. shops, the Q-pot. pop-up shop in Seibu Ikebukuro, all EVANGELION STORE branches, and RADIO EVA STORE on April 2, 2020.
Let’s take a look at what Q-pot. has whipped up in the accessory kitchen this time.
Macaron (Unit-01/Unit-00/Unit-02/Unit-08/Mark.06) – Necklaces ¥9,000 Each (Before Tax), Bag Charms ¥8,000 Each (Before Tax)
Modelled after Evangelion Units 01, 00, 02, 08, and Mark.06, and branded with the NERV logo, these macarons are coloured the same as the Plugsuits of their pilots, and are also topped with Entry Plugs.
Melty Melt (Unit-01/Unit-00/Unit-02/Unit-08/Mark.06) – Necklaces ¥18,000 Each (Before Tax), Rings ¥15,000 Each (Before Tax)
All of the necklaces and rings in the Melty Melt collection are handmade individually, and coloured beautifully like their respective Evangelions. The line-up is a loving homage to the series made into tasty and tempting-looking melted accessories.
Misato Biscuit Cross
Misato Biscuit Cross Necklace – ¥13,000 (Before Tax)
Misato Katsuragi is the operations director at NERV. This necklace is based on the cross pendant that she always carries with herーturned into a Q-pot-style biscuit. It reads 3310 (pronounced “Misato” in Japanese) on the back.
Longinus Folk Necklace – ¥16,000 (Before Tax)
Based on the Spear of Longinus, which is indispensable to the story of Evangelion, the tip reads “EVA” on one side and “Evangelion + Q-pot.” on the other.
Lilith Sugar Cookie
Lilith Sugar Cookie Necklace – ¥10,000 (Before Tax) / Bag Charm – ¥9,000 (Before Tax)
Lilith was kept crucified to a giant cross in the deepest level of the NERV headquarters, Terminal Dogma. Lilith has been transformed into a cute sugar cookie necklace and bag charm, with chocolate and icing that looks so real you just want to take a bite.
Rei Capsule Necklace – ¥10,000 (Before Tax)
This necklace is inspired by Rei Ayanami, the First Child, and that includes it light purple and mint colours. The tablet reads “LINK” and “9mg.”
EVANGELION x Q-pot. Special Package
01: Accessory Tin
The items in the Melty Melt series, the Misato Biscuit Cross Necklace, the Longius necklace, and the Lilith Sugar Cookie items all come in this original Evangelion x Q-pot. tin.
02: Accessory Bag
The Macaron items and Rei Capusle necklace are packaged in a special seal bag.
EVANGELION x Q-pot. (Limited Stock)
Those who spend over ¥30,000 (before tax) on these items are Q-pot. shops, the Q-pot. pop-up shop in Seibu Ikebukuro, and EVANGELION STORE branches will receive one of six possible postcards. These are limited in stock and so are a super rare collectable.
EVANGELION x Q-pot. Accessory Collaboration
Release Date: April 2, 2020
*Direct sales will change to made-to-order once all in-store stock has been sold. Orders available until April 15, 2020.
*When stock sells out on the Q-pot. ONLINE SHOP, stock will change to made-to-order the following day.
*Items will be shipped from mid-June 2020. This is subject to change depending on the condition of production.
*On the first day of sales, all items will be limited to one per person.
①Q-pot. stores (From 10:00 A.M.)
Omotesando/Tokyo Sky Tree Town Solamachi/LUCUA 1100/Q-pot. ONLINE SHOP/Q-pot. INTERNATIONAL ONLINE SHOP/Seibu Ikebukuro Pop-Up Shop
②EVANGELION STORE ONLINE (From 10:00 A.M.) *Made-to-order only
*Sales will open at each respective branch’s opening hours
④RADIO EVA STORE (Shibuya PARCO) Seibu Ikebukuro
*Stocking only April 2, 2020 – April 15, 2020
*RADIO EVA STORE sales will be announced on Twitter at a later date
*Not available at RADIO EVA ONLINE or RADIO EVA STORE e-commerce website
*This information is correct as of March 17, 2020. Subject to change without notice.
Q-pot. Official Website: http://www.q-pot.jp/news/2020/03/1199.html