Collect limited-edition goods with new character designs
Stand aside, school idols and virtual idols: the era of the slime idol (slidol) begins now!
A new That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime pop-up shop is coming to Shinjuku Marui Annex with an idol theme. Titled That Time I Got Reincarnated as an Idol, the event will feature merch and lottery gifts employing five new character designs for Rimuru, Milim, and more from the series. Pins, acrylic standees, clear files, and more will be on sale:
There will also be plenty of standard Slime series merch on sale, including mugs and shirts.
Customers who purchase at least 3,000 yen's worth of goods from the shop will be entered in a drawing to win either a canvas art board or a bromide:
The event will run from August 22 to September 9.
Source: Anime! Anime!
Kara Dennison is a writer, editor, and interviewer with bylines at VRV, We Are Cult, Fanbyte, and many more. She is also the co-founder of Altrix Books and co-creator of the OEL light novel series Owl's Flower. Kara blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos.