KPP, meet Kotori! Love Live! has certainly gotten some crossover exposure. You can't get much more mainstream attention than an appearance on New Year's Kōhaku Uta Gassen. Still, much to the amusement of Twitter, idol/Harajuku kawaii ambassador Kyary Pamyu Pamyu needed some help identifying the girl with the cute smile. Fans avoided the temptation of sending her chasing after Legendary Maid Minalinsky. More after the jump.
Universal Studios Japan had a considerable hit with this year's extended run of “Universal Cool Japan” attractions. And, like any hit, there's a sequel with Evangelion The Real 4D:2.0, Attack on The Real 2, Biohazard/Resident The Escape 2, and Monster Hunter The Real, running January 15 to June 26, 2016, and joined by a new Kyary Pamyu Pamyu KAWAII World "XR Ride," featuring a 360 degree virtual reality experience set to a up-tempo music from KPP collaborator Yasutaka Nakata. New visuals offer a teaser of what to expect.
Universal Studios Japan yesterday announced the new lineup for its Universal Cool Japan brand for the upcoming 2016 season. In addition to the well-received Evangelion, Attack on Titan, Biohazard/Resident Evil and Monster Hunter this year, a new ride attraction inspired by Japanese pop singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu will be added. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese idol singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu previously worked with Nintendo to promote New Nintendo 3DS, and now she's in the Animal Crossing world mixing it up with the likes of Isabelle and the ruthless Tom Nook. More after the jump.
Released theatrically in November of 2014 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty, the remastered version of Sanrio's 1979 stop-motion animation film, Nutcracker Fantasy, is coming to Japanese home video with a special edition packed with bonus features. Hit the jump to learn more.
On January 5, 21-year-old Japanese idol singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu posted a photo of the hotel room which she stayed on her official Twitter account. Interestingly, the room was decorated with the characters from the ongoing PreCure TV anime series, HappinessCharge PreCure!. Hit the jump for more story.
The World of Time Burton exhibit, which previously ran at New York's MoMA from 2009-2010, opens this weekend in Tokyo for a run through January. For the occasion, Harajuku kawaii ambassador Kyary Pamyu Pamyu got to meet her influence... who in turn also got to meet Ultraman!
News editor in chief Patrick Macias and J-pop entertainment site MTV81 kick off a round of live event reports with a look at the music, fashion, and food-a-thon known as the MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL. Get a eyeful after the jump!
Nintendo's really done it this time. In the latest commercial for the more powerful New Nintendo 3DS, the company roped in stylish superstar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu to give its characters a fresh look. Kyary is the perfect person to show how players can customize their new portables with swappable faceplates, and you'll definitely want to see the makeovers she provides after the jump.
Chibi metal act BABYMETAL, Harajuku kawaii ambassador Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, MAN WITH A MISSION of Log Horizon "Database! Database!" fame, Daichi Miura, and SEKAI NO OWARI have made the list of wildcards to be selected as Japan’s nominee list for Best Worldwide Act for The 2014 MTV EMA. Voting is being held on Twitter through September 15th. More after the jump.
Harajuku kawaii ambassador Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is no stranger to appearing in commercials, and now she's signed up for a new CM promoting Addidas' special sneaker for the fall season. Watch it after the jump!