The official website for Hetalia The World Twinkle, the ongoing 6th anime adaptation of Hidekaz Himaruya's comedy manga series Hetalia: Axis Powers, today posted a main visual for its upcoming collaboration project with Sanrio's Hello Kitty franchise featuring Hello Kitty version's Italy, Germany and Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
DJ Hello Kitty and other musicians are head-lining a Halloween party aimed at grown-ups at the Sanrio Puroland amusement park, and the dress code is pink. Hit the jump to learn more.
Nintendo and Sanrio are teaming up to publish a Hello Kitty-themed variant of the New Nintendo 3DS portable gaming console that will be available in Japan beginning in November of 2015. Hit the jump to check it out.
While it probably didn't take long for the first domesticated wolf to get dressed in a silly costume, it might now be time for trend watchers to keep an eye on pet cosplay. On September 9th, Japan time, Sanrio is launching a character pet goods series with chihuahua and toy poodle as Hello Kitty, My Melody and Pompompurin mascot key chains, leads, collars, bowls, doggy backpacks and cosplay outfits!
Design Loveratory for Marriage Paperworks, a Japanese company that specializes in custom printed marriage certificate applications, has partnered with Sanrio to create a line of ultra-cute forms featuring Sanrio characters such as Hello Kitty, My Melody, and the Little Twin Stars. Hit the jump to learn more.
Two of Japan's largest pop culture properties, Sanrio's Hello Kitty and Fujio Fujiko's Doraemon, are collaborating to create new lines of cross-over character goods. Hit the jump to learn more.
Last December,through Christmas, Shibuya's Parco in Tokyo hosted a limited Hello Kitty promotion with a special menu of drinks. Then, Hello Kitty shared her cafe with Monogatari for a collaboration leading into the New Year's Eve broadcast of a four-episode adaptation of Tsukimonogatari. Now, with a Owarimonogatari anime coming this fall, it's time for Kitty to meet Black Hanekawa. More after the jump.