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Puma X Hello Kitty Collaboration

Regular readers of Japandaman.com will know that if it’s one thing we love here are the many and varied collaborations with different brands that constantly spring up in Japan. And this new one looks particularly awesome, it’s a joint venture between sneaker manufacturer, Puma and everyone’s favourite feline, Sanrio’s Hello Kitty.

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Events Manga

Hello Kitty And Friends X Rozen Maiden

Rozen Maiden has its 15th anniversary coming up (already?!) and to mark the event, they’ve joined forces with Sanrio to put out a really cute clear file which is being distributed by Ultra Jump magazine. It looks a little something like this: Not sure who’s on the clear file, here’s a breakdown: Kuromi as Suiginto […]

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Games

Nintendo x Sanrio Hello Kitty 3DS

I’m very late on this one but I thought it was still worth writing about because it’s so damn cute! Here’s an awesome new collaboration between Nintendo and makers of Hello Kitty, Sanrio. This stunningly cute 3DS looks set to release in Japan (of course) on November 28, 2015. The amazing piece of hardware will set […]

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Events Food

A Peek Into Shibuya’s Hello Kitty Store

That kawaii feline, Hello Kitty, pops up everywhere in Japan, there’s no escaping her. Now we see that she has a new appearance to add to her belt. The Hello Kitty cafe located in the PARCO department store in Shibuya recently opened with some very unique foods and snacks on offer. Check out the gallery […]

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Events Figures Pop Culture

Hello Kitty Giant Robot Chogokin Anniversary Video

We ran a post the other day regarding the 40th anniversary of the famous feline, Hello Kitty. However it’s also the 40th anniversary of chogokin line of mecha figures this year. So why not join the two and release a special Hello Kitty robot figure? The figure will be released in June this year and will […]

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Events

Hello Kitty Turns 40

Can you believe that Japan’s favourite feline turns 40 this year? So for such an important event, the Japanese have decided to celebrate the occasion. Specifically at Tokyo train station, there is an anniversary section dedicated to the popular neko. Hello Kitty goods are on offer and other kawaii items as well. The celebration started […]

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Fashion

Hello Kitty Shoes, Very Kawaii

Not content with already having tons of cuteness overload in Japan now ladies have something else to add to their wardrobe. Hello Kitty shoes have been made in conjunction with Randa, a very popular shoe brand in Japan.   Available in both slip ons and high heels, there’s something to match every outfit and fashion […]

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Games

Hello Kitty racer coming to Wii U

If you’re starved for the release of the next Mario Kart, you might be pleased to hear that there’s something new on the horizon that might be up your alley. We hear that there’s a Hello Kitty kart racer coming for the Wii U which may fill that void. Have a peek at the images […]

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Pop Culture

Hello Kitty contact lenses. Yep, that’s right.

Just thought we had to report on this because it’s one of those things that can only happen in Japan. Hello Kitty contact lenses. There are now words, we’ll let the pictures do the talking. [AFG_gallery id=’322′]

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Sanrio Character Elections Get Ready For 2013

Every year around this time, Sanrio hold their annual election to determine who is the favourite character out of Hello Kitty and company. The characters will all be making their presentation speech at the Nico Nico Kaigi event which will take place between April 27-28th right before the launch of the poll opening on May 1st. […]