Actress/model/tv celeb Natsuki Kato (Kamen Rider Ryuki, Battle Royale II) did a remarkle bit of Asuka cosplay karaoke back in 2010, and cosplayed at Misato for the ribbon cutting of the dedicated Evangelion store in Harajuku in 2011. Now, she's reuniting with Eva to preview the new exhibit, featuring hundreds of work from the Rebuild movies, including, for the first time being display to the public, 3.0.
Other attractions include a new life-sized Rei clone. The exhibit opens August 8th at Ginza’s Matsuya Department Store.
It will then tour
October - December Kitakyushu Manga Museum
April-May 2014 Nagoya Matsuzakaya Museum
June - July 2014 Osaka Hankyu Umeda Gallery
July - September 2014 Yokohama Sogo Museum of Art
November 2014-January 2015 Yamaguchi-Ube Tokiwa Lake Hall
from the Sadamoto manga
examples of 1,000 documents used to produce a 5 minute battle
Kato's 2010 cosplay/karoke venture
Kato with the Eva Racing Girls for the 2011 store opening