Hello Kitty and Monogatari Series Team to Reunite at Japanese 7-Elevens
posted on by Carlos Cadorniga
The world-renowned Sanrio mascot is teaming up with some familiar faces this fall.
According to a recent Tweet from NisiOisin Anime, Hello Kitty and character's from his Monogatari series are collaborating again to sell some exciting merchandise at Japanese 7-Elevens. The designs can be seen in the Tweet below, though the nature of the goods have yet to be revealed.
ハローキティと〈物語〉シリーズのコラボ第2弾が決定! 今回のイラストは、忍・ひたぎ・ブラック羽川です!10月から全国のセブン‐イレブンにてコラボグッズ発売予定!お楽しみに! (お取扱いの無い店舗もございます。無くなり次第終了。) pic.twitter.com/JrTH3wo1TT— 西尾維新アニメプロジェクト (@nisioisin_anime) July 14, 2015
The Tweet states: "Hello Kitty and the Monogatari Series are collaborating for the second time! These illustrations feature Shinobu, Hitagi and Black Hanekawa (characters from the Monogatari series)! We'll be selling collab merchandise at 7-Elevens nationwide starting in October! Look forward to it!"
The girls from Monogatari Series can be seen sporting adorable Hello Kitty-inspired fashion pieces such as a shirt and bow for Black Hanekawa, a hat and skirt for Shinobu and a purse for Hitagi.
ハローキティカフェとのコラボイラストを追加で発表しました!追加イラストはクリスマスとハローキティをイメージした衣装を着た、忍・真宵・余接です! pic.twitter.com/BRgDND1CCj— 西尾維新アニメプロジェクト (@nisioisin_anime) December 1, 2014
Hello Kitty and Monogatari characters have previously worked together selling products at THE GUEST Cafe and Diner, a Sanrio-theme eatery in Shibuya.
NisiOisin's novel, Owarimonogatari, will be adapted into an anime to begin airing this October. It is a part of the Monogatari series "final season".