Sanrio is a Japanese leisure firm that has created lots of of lovable characters because it first opened its doorways in 1960. Whereas the albino kitten referred to as Good day Kitty is perhaps the preferred of the numerous colourful creatures that Sanrio has spawned, there are lots extra characters which have garnered some main consideration. With Anime Expo 2023 arriving in Los Angeles, California later this week, it appears that evidently one Sanrio’s hottest characters might be wandering the conference ground for con-goers to seek out.

Kuromi, for individuals who may not be accustomed to the ominous white rabbit, first made her presence identified within the anime sequence, Onegai My Melody in 2005. Whereas she might sound cute, Kuromi is definitely the chief of a biker gang that’s appropriately named “Kurmoi’s 5”. Most just lately, Sanrio gave the hard-edged mascot her personal sequence in Kurmoi’s Fairly Journey, which just lately introduced an English Dub to Sanrio’s Official Youtube Channel. The official description of the sequence reads as such, “A photograph was despatched to Kuromi. It was a photograph of her sister Romina, who had gone lacking. Kuromi is determined to see her sister once more! Will she be capable to discover Romina?”

Kuromi’s Anime Expo Look

Whereas Kuromi might be showing at Anime Expo on July 1st, she will not be in a confirmed location. In selling the Sanrio mascot’s upcoming look this week in Los Angeles, the conference has began a hashtag, “WhereIsKuromi”, encouraging followers to seek out the mascot on the conference ground. It has but to be seen whether or not the Expo may have information in relation to the Sanrio favourite.

Apart from the likes of Good day Kitty and Kuromi, Sanrio made waves just lately with the conclusion of the fan-favorite sequence on Netflix, Aggretsuko. Although the sequence got here to an finish following its fifth season, Retsuko’s story proved how versatile Sanrio could be by telling a narrative specializing in an workplace employee making an attempt to get her life found out. With Good day Kitty being one of the crucial widespread characters on this planet, will probably be attention-grabbing to see whether or not some other Sanrio character can ever overtake the mascot.

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