Celebrate Azusa's Birthday With Life-Size K-ON! Figure for 2.2 Million Yen
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
November 11 is the birthday of K-ON! character Azusa Nakano, nicknamed "Azu-nyan." To celebrate the Ho-kago Tea Time guitarist's big day, the TBS and MBS channels' official anime online store Animaru revealed that Azu-nyan is getting her own life-size figure.
The figure will come with an "Azu-nyan play button," which will let fans hear recordings of voice actress Ayana Taketatsu as Azusa. The figure will also come with a deluxe paper board hand-signed by Taketatsu.
The figure will cost 2.2 million yen (about US$19,000), and a lottery to choose people who will be able to purchase the figure will begin accepting entries on November 17. Animaru also unveiled a variety of other K-ON! goods for Azusa's birthday including a car seat cover, scarves, mugs, name seal sets, and reproduced key frames.