Namco and Sanrio Team Up for Collaborative Halloween Campaign

02.September.2021 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

BANDAI NAMCO AMUSEMENT has announced Namco de Halloween 2021 -Skulls Festival!- coming September 10. The campaign will take place at over 200 Namco amusement centers nationwide, and at the online crane game site Torumo. Those participating can snag some spooky and super adorable Sanrio goodies!

 

Namco Limited Edition Prizes

 

Sanrio Characters Big Plushies

Cinnamoroll / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock second week of September)

Sanrio Characters Skull Festival! Plushies

Pom Pom Pudding / Cinnamoroll / Pochacco / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock second week of September)

Sanrio Characters Skull Festival! Cushions

All characters (Back side: Blue) / My Melody & Kuromi (Back side: Pink) / Cinnamoroll, Pom Pom Pudding & Pochacco (Back side: Orange) (In stock second week of September)

Sanrio Characters Jiangshi Night Plushies 2021

Pom Pom Pudding / Cinnamoroll / Pochacco / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock second week of September)

Sanrio Characters Spooky Night 2021 Plushies

Pom Pom Pudding / Cinnamoroll / Pochacco / Hello Kitty / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock third week of September)

Sanrio Characters Dreamy Dark Halloween 2021 Plushies

Pom Pom Pudding / Cinnamoroll / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock fourth week of September)

Sanrio Characters Exciting Halloween 2021 Plushies

Pom Pom Pudding / Cinnamoroll / Hello Kitty / My Melody / Kuromi (In stock first week of October) 

Use the Namco Point App to get one limited-edition shopping bag each day. 

Exclusive Presents

Clear cards

Colorful bag

 

During the Torumo gift campaign, 100 winners will be randomly selected to win a special Halloween blanket. 

 

The prizes available during the campaign were designed for the event. Also, limited-edition plushies to appear in the past have returned in brand new colors! Those who use the Namco Point App and place ¥500 into one of the crane machines will receive one of five clear cards and a colorful bag. (Not available using Torumo.)

 

 

© 2021 SANRIO CO., LTD. APPROVAL NO. S620926

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