Madoka and Her Magical Girl Friends Get Their Summer Wishes Granted in Don Quijote Collab
A new visual of the five girls was released for the new collaboration
After the whirlwind finale of Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story in April, the original magical girls of Puella Magi Madoka Magica are hanging up their powers to soak up some fun in the summer sun in a collaboration with the Japanese discount chain Don Quijote.
A new visual of Mami, Homura, Madoka, Sayaka and Kyoko in their beach attire was released (and can be seen above), which inspires a range of goods featuring the characters that are available in Don Quijote stores all over Japan.
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Some of the goods in question:
The Don Quijote x Puella Magi Madoka Magica collaboration begins on June 18 in Japan and runs until July 10 or until stock runs out. The Sakae Sanchome store in Nagoya will not only have the goods for sale but a photo spot featuring standees of the Holy Quintet in their beach attire will be erected in the store during the same period.
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Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.