An illumination event using projection mapping called, “Nagoyako (Nagoya Port) FIREWORKS” will be held

29.November.2017 | SPOT

 “Nagoyako FIREWORKS by NAKED 2017 -Hikari no Yukihanabi-“ produced by Naked will be held at Nagoyako Port Building.

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This year’s “Nagoyako FIREWORKS by NAKED 2017 -Hikari no Yukihanabi-“ is a work using the motif of the art work “Kaleido Hanabi (firework)” based on the beautifulness of traditional fireworks and kaleidoscopes.

Kaleido fireworks will be set off around the projected digital Christmas tree when the kaleido ball is touched by visitors. The kaleido fire work will color the port building with lights, gorgeously.

 

 

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Also, a light-up event will be held on the 3rd of December and a Christmas event will be held on the 24th of December. Artists such as SUPER☆GiRLS and SKE 48 will liven up the atmosphere of the venue.

 

Christmas event

Venue: Nagoyako Tsudoi no Hiroba

Date: 2017,12,24 (Sun.) 16:00 to 18:30

  • The event will be canceled in the case of rain. An announcement will be made initially via the special site if the event is going to be canceled.
  • Please note that the content and the performers of the event might be changed.

 

17:00:SUPER☆GiRLS mini live

16:00:Xmas challenge stage 2017 in (Nagoyako HIGH-FIVE/flapbeats)

 

Light-up event

Venue: Nagoyako Garden Wharf Nagoya Port House/Bifuji no Hiroba (open space)

Date: 2017,12,01 (Fri.) 17:30 to 18:30 (reception 16:30~)

Content: Greeting from the workers of Nagoyako, explanation of the content of the event, talk show, light-up of the projection mapping, experience based events, etc…

  • On-the-spot-interviews will be held after the event is finished.

 

Let’s enjoy these collaborative projection mapping and illumination events at Nagoyako’s “Nagoyako FIREWORKS by NAKED 2017 -Hikari no Yuki Hanabi-“

 

 

◼︎Information

Nagoyako FIREWORKS by NAKED 2017 -Hikari no Yukihanabi-

Address: Nagoyako Garden, around Wharf Nagoyako Port Building

Date: 2017,12,02 (Sat.) to 12,25 (Mon.)

Hours: 17:30 to 21:00 (17:30 to 19:00 – 12,24)

Entrance fee: free

URL:http://fireworksbynaked.com/yukihanabi

 

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    Right: Toy Story 3 – Lots-o’-s Strawberry Drink | ¥590

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    Strawberry, Pistachio, & Condensed Milk: ¥1,300 (Before Tax)

    This ice pot is topped with a strawberry jam which was made using no water, and pistachios—which go really well with the fruity confiture. At the very bottom is a condensed milk blancmange, making it delicious down to the last spoonful.

    Nishio Matcha, Adzuki Beans, Brown Cane Sugar Warabimochi, & Houjicha: ¥1,500 (Before Tax)

    Next is a matcha flavoured shaved ice pot made with adzuki beans and matcha grown in Nishio, Aichi. Sat at the bottom of the pile is a houjicha tea blancmange and brown cane sugar warabimochi.

    Mango, Passion Fruit, & Coconut: ¥1,300 (Before Tax)

    Lastly is a mango and passion fruit sauce covered shaved ice with coconut milk and a topping of fresh mango. At the bottom is a coconut blancmange.

  • Mobile Game BanG Dream! Girls Band Party Gets Themed Cafe in Tokyo, Osaka, & Nagoya

    02.July.2020 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD

    LEGS COMPANY is opening three cafes in Tokyo (Ikebukuro), Osaka (Umeda), and Aichi (Nagoya) based on the popular mobile game Game BanG Dream! Girls Band Party for a limited time from July 31, 2020.

     

    Game BanG Dream! Girls Band Party is a rhythm and adventure mobile game that was released in Japan in 2017. It is part of Bushiroad’s “BanG Dream!” music media franchise which is centred on all-female bands.

     

    Since summer 2017, LEGS COMPANY has opened themed cafes based around the game every year. 2017 saw the cafes focus on the vocalists of the bands in the game. In 2018, it was the keyboardists and DJs, and last year the drummers. Each theme brought with it illustrations and decorations created specifically for the cafes, as well as a food menu inspired by the characters, original merchandise, and more.

     

    This year marks the 4th run of the annual summer cafe which will hit Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka. The theme this time around focuses on the seven main bands from the game. Seven characters from the bands, including one from a new band, will welcome fans in the form of kawaii-packed dishes, drinks, and desserts.

    Yamabuki Bakery’s Mini Croissant Plate (Poppin’party): ¥1,590 (Before Tax)


    Kitazawa Butcher’s Stamina Croquette Curry (Hello, happy world!): ¥1,490 (Before Tax)

    All of the main dishes on the menu are colourful and vivid, plated with hearty portions of delicious and nutritional goodies.

    Strawberry Rock Parfait (Afterglow): ¥1,290 (Before Tax)


    Colourful Doughnut Sandwich (Pastel*Palettes): ¥1,290 (Before Tax)

    This gourmet dessert is topped with fruit, so gorgeous it seems a waste to eat.

    Grape: ¥890


    Ramune: ¥890

    There are colourful drinks too with each colour representing a different band. Support your favourite band by getting a glass!

    Pin Set 2020 ver. (7 Designs): ¥3,100


    Canvas Art (7 Designs): ¥3,500 Each


    Birthday Pins (4 Designs): ¥650 Each

    Fans can get their hands on plenty of exclusive merchandise too, and there’s even birthday items and food available too.

    Online Birthday Cake (4 Designs): ¥3,850 Each (+¥950 shipping fee)


    Cushions (22 Designs): ¥3,800 Each

    You can even order your own special birthday cake in Japan from the cafe, and they’re not short on exclusive merchandise.

     

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