After hanging with Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, the latest stop on Lady Gaga's "artpop" Japan promotion tour saw the pop icon turn up in a tartan hula onesie something-or-other to auction off a special Hello Kitty doll to benifit those affected by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Get a look after the jump.
The chogokin line and Hello Kitty both turn 40 in 2014, so the anniversaries are being celebrated together with a special Hello Kitty die-cast robot figure. Get a look after the jump.
Remember when Revoltech was mostly mecha? Well, Katsuhisa Yamaguchi, sculptor on those figures has prepared a Hello Kitty for December release. Get a look after the jump.
Super Sonico was created by Nitroplus in 2007 to be the mascot for their yearly Nitro Super Sonico Music Festival, and since then has grown stuck around the Steins;Gate and Fate/zero maker to become something of a mascot. We just learned she's getting her own anime, and now she's getting a limited beer. And, of course, Hello Kitty is never one to be left out on a trend.
Last week marked a major event in Japanese history…and no, I don’t mean the announcement of the Tokyo Olympics… crazy Hello Kitty Color Contact Lenses went on sale! Find out how much cuteness your eyes can physically handle after the jump!
It's that time of the year again. Hello Kitty and company are preparing for their annual favorite character election. The Sanrio character goods legends will be giving speeches at a Nico Nico Kaigi event (April 27-28th) ahead of the poll's May 1st opening. The festivities have launched with a Endo Generation (a mixed gender troupe known for their Girls Generation covers) dance. Get a look after the jump.
This is no April Fool’s joke: starting April 1st, Mister Donut chains in Japan will sell Hello Kitty donuts and cupcakes. I’m so jelly I’m jelly filled. Check out the pictures after the jump.
Watch Hello Kitty boldly go where a good few people (and a monkey or two) have gone before in what has to be the coolest science class project ever. Check out the video after the jump.
For today only, t-shirt site ShirtPunch is offering a "Hello Neighbor" mash-up of Hello Kitty and My Neighbor Totoro. The design from FISHBISCUIT is available on navy blue shirts for men and women through the rest of the day. Get a look after the jump.
This year, Hello Kitty gets her paws into the classical annual spectacle of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as one of three new character balloons - Papa Smurf and Elf on The Shelf being the other two. Perhaps reflecting the retro nature of the event, Kitty's balloon flies a propeller plane. More after the jump.
Hand it to Sanrio, they're never one to shy away from a bit of odd merchandise. In time for Thanksgiving, everyone's favorite mouthless feline is featured as a new plush that transforms from a figure of Hello Kitty holding a turkey drumstick to a logo-marked cooked bird. Get a look after the jump.
Back at 2009's summer Comiket, Sanrio presented Together With Hello Kitty, a collection of redesigns of their famous feline by moe artists. Having released Okama's kitty attired Iroha Nekomura back in March, the next Together girl to hit 3D is Tachibana Mikan. Get a look after the jump.
This weekend's San Diego Comic-Con sees the kick-off of the truly strange collaboration between Capcom's Street Fighter characters and Sanrio's roster of cute mascots. While there is one SDCC exclusive among them, the rest of the lineup is now available for pre-order on Sanrio's website. Read on for plenty of pics and more!
Either Hello Kitty killed Sonic the Hedgehog and slipped into his skin like some kind of morbid trophy, or Sega teamed up with Sanrio to kick off a series of character collaborations. Let's go with the less scary option there, and take a not-so-horrified gander at the first product, Sonic Hello Kitty. More after the jump!
Checking off another crossover from her perpetually expanding dance card, Hello Kitty has teamed up with the cast of Ryo Ono's (FROGMAN) popular Flash animated comedy Secret Society Eagle Talon for a short and, of course, some merchandise. See if Hello Kitty can change Eagle Talon's goals from world domination to world harmony after the jump.