Sanrio x Odakyu Romancecar Merchandise Collection Released

25.April.2021 | FASHION

The Romancecar Museum in Japan opened its doors to the public on Monday, and as a special collaboration, the museum has teamed up with Sanrio to release an exclusive collection of merchandise featuring Hello Kitty, Pochacco, Cinna,oroll, Pompompurin, Badtz-Maru, and other characters by Sanrio.

 

Hello Kitty Plush Box | ¥3,080 (Tax Included)

Train Car Model Magnets: SE 3000/SSE 3000/NSE 3100/LSE 7000/HiSE 10000/RSE 20000/VSE 50000/GSE 70000 – ¥550 Each (Tax Included)

 

Sanrio Characters Souvenir Bag | ¥880 (Tax Included)

The line-up includes a Hello Kitty plush packaged in a box inspired by the GSE 70000 Odakyu Romancecar train model, a selection of magnets, a bag with the Sanrio characters wearing train staff uniform, and more.

 

©️ 2021 SANRIO CO., LTD.
©️ 2021 Odakyu Electric Railway Co., Ltd.

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    © 2021 SANRIO CO., LTD. APPROVAL NO. SP610376

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    Unforgettable Tower by Sebastian Masuda

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    The Birth of the Characters

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    Sanrio’s Characters

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    Ichigo Shimbun

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    Hello Kitty: The Character Who Turned Into a Global Icon

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    A Battle Between Artists

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