Japan Association for Supporting Tohoku (JAST) will release charity T-shirts featuring popular Japanese manga/anime/game franchise Fist of the North Star. The T-shirts are supervised by the writer of the original manga, Bronson.
JAST is a general incorporated association, which have been founded to support the reconstruction and the improvement of the public health in the disaster areas of the Eastern Japan earthquake occurred in March 11, 2011. All the profits from the T-shirts sales will be used for the purposes.
Their official online store is now accepting pre-orders. The price of the T-shirts are JPY4,200
(US$51.40). The 80% of the profits will be donated to the most damaged areas in Miyagi, and the 20 %
will be used for the volunteers in Iwate, Miyagi, and Fukushima. The T-shirts will be shipped in the late
July to the early August.
A message from Bronson
Source: ORICON STYLE