The “Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” goods, a collaboration between the “Rurouni Kenshin” movie series and Sanrio’s Hello Kitty, will be available from April 14 (Wed.), 2021, at Sanrio stores and the Sanrio corners of department stores.
Hello Kitty Goods Transformed into Kenshin & Enishi
The “Rurouni Kenshin” film series is about to release its final two films, “Rurouni Kenshin: The Final” and “Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning” on April 23 and June 4. This will be the second time the series has teamed up with Sanrio Hello Kitty, following the 2014 film “Rurouni Kenshin: The Last Chapter of the Legend”.
For this collaboration, Hello Kitty goods dressed as Himura Kenshin, Kamiya Kaoru, Yukishiro Enishi, and Yukishiro Tomoe will be available. In addition to plush toys and mascot holders, there will be stationery such as A4 clear file sets, three-color ballpoint pens and mechanical pencils, tote bags, tenugui-style towels, and other miscellaneous goods.
There will also be a limited time collaboration cafe!
The “Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” collaboration café will also be held at Sweets Paradise, starting with Sweets Paradise Ueno ABAB on April 22 (Thu) and continuing at seven stores nationwide. The Osaka event will be held at the EXPO CITY store.
The collaboration cafe offers food, desserts and drinks decorated with “Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty”. Battosai
You can enjoy “Battosai Hello Kitty” omelet rice, “Tomoe Hello Kitty” Anmitsu, “Enishi Hello Kitty” cream soda, etc.
Mascot raffle with a winner!
In addition, from April 23 (Fri.), the day of the movie’s release, the “Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” lottery will be held at bookstores and hobby stores nationwide. If you win the lottery, you will get a plushie as a present.
“Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty”
■ Sanrio Original Goods “Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” Series
【Release Date】 Apr 14 (Wed). 2021
【Store】 Sanrio stores, Sanrio corners in department stores, and Sanrio online stores.
【Inquiry】 Sanrio Customer Center 03-3779-8148
■ Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” Sweets Paradise Collaboration Cafe
【Sales Period】 May 31 (Mon) – Jun 27 (Mon), 2021
【Store in Osaka】 Sweets Paradise Expo City Store
【Reservation】 Advance reservations can be made through the Sweets Paradise app, by phone or in person at the store. First come, first served each day.
【Price】 The cost of the collaboration menu (one food and one dessert: 700 yen, one drink: 500 yen) and the cost of the Sweets Paradise buffet (adult: 1,490 yen, child: 1,040 yen) must be ordered separately.
■ Rurouni Kenshin x Hello Kitty” Acrylic Mascot Lottery with Winners
【Release Date】 Apr 24 (Fri), 2021
【Store】 Bookstores, hobby stores, mass merchandisers, lottery stores, etc. throughout Japan
【Price】 440 yen per set, 60 lottery per set