The long-awaited newest Evangelion film Evangelion 3.0: You Can (Not) Redo finally hits Japanese theaters tomorrow. By the huge popularity, more than 20 Japanese companies have collaborated with the series. It seems anything features Evangelion sells tremendously well in Japan now.
Bell Foods, a food company based in Hokkaido, has announced they will release "Evangelion Soup Curry" in commemoration of the movie release. The product also collaborates with "Evangelion Exhibition x Sapporo" which will start in Sapporo-city in Hokkaido on the same day. The retort-pouched soup curries features the five main characters from the series, Rei Ayanami (vegetable), Asuka Langley (chicken), Mari Illustrious Makinami (beans), Shinji Ikari (scallop), and Kaworu Nagisa (mushroom). The curries will be available at the exhibition, Eva Store, and the company's online site. The price for one pack (200g) is 600 yen (about US$7.40). Which character's curry do you want to taste?
Rei's vegetables soup curry
Asuka's chicken soup curry
Mari's beans soup curry
Shinji's scallops soup curry
Kaworu's mushroom soup curry
Box for five packs set with the NERV logo
Source: Press Release