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Kyoto Prefecture Chooses K-ON!! For Image Characters of National Census 2010

by dtshyk
Jul 27, 2010 1:42 AM | 41 Comments
According to the official website, K-ON!! will be used for the image characters of Japan National Census in Kyoto Prefecture. The census will be carried out in October 1st.

Notice of National Census with K-ON! characters

Restaurant chain Denny's has been collaborating with K-ON!! since July 20th. Special dessert are served until September 6th.

Denny's x K-ON!! official website
Photo report of the dessert by GIGAZINE

The collaboration campaign was originated from an online topic about the resemblance between Denny's original picture and K-ON characters. Denny's said "The picture was not related to K-ON, but it created a great sensation, so that we asked TBS for collaboration."

Ohmi Railway will sell special tickets featuring K-ON!! characters on July 28th. Ohmi Railway runs close to Toyosato Elementary School, the model school of K-ON.

K-ON!! railway tickets

Source: K-ON official website

20 of 41 Comments Recent Comments

K-ON Desserts = I want.

Dec 16, 2010 12:33 PM by AngelRin

Hah, if we had cute girls on our census forms, there'd be no problem with late turn-ins and skip-outs. XD

I want Mugi in MAI Denny's. D':

Jul 30, 2010 7:31 AM by SoneAnna

wow those looks tasty where can i place an order? XD

Jul 30, 2010 6:15 AM by Shiro_Yami

Some of the desserts look appetizing.

Jul 28, 2010 9:07 AM by AlexSadist-sama

StellarCombo69 said:
Gah, those look kinda good. Shit, they should bring those over here, with or without the K-ON!! ads.

I agree ;_; ...given that this is as tasty as it looks and not Bianchi's poison cooking >3

Jul 28, 2010 9:05 AM by Face_Faith

I know it'd never happen, but I wish we could get some of this anime marketing in America.

Jul 27, 2010 7:11 PM by Slyphoria

Gah, those look kinda good. Shit, they should bring those over here, with or without the K-ON!! ads.

Jul 27, 2010 4:56 PM by nugger

I think it's cute.

Jul 27, 2010 3:25 PM by Gonee

Some of those desserts look pretty good. Too bad Denny's over here won't serve something so awesome.

Jul 27, 2010 2:46 PM by InfiniteGeass

I want some of those, looks tasty. xD

Jul 27, 2010 1:49 PM by Sharorara

i want some

Jul 27, 2010 12:55 PM by apocalipse369

not bad k-on

Jul 27, 2010 12:24 PM by Mr_Gutts

Alipio said:
Why can't America be more anime-interactive?! DX

Although it's ok to be an otaku in America, anime is still the niche market even after all these years.

Jul 27, 2010 11:58 AM by Hoppy

Why can't America be more anime-interactive?! DX

Jul 27, 2010 11:22 AM by Alipio

I sure hope they serve tea in Nippon

Jul 27, 2010 10:21 AM by nippah

Whatever works for Keion-buu!!!

Jul 27, 2010 9:56 AM by Confucius

K-ON is better than sex and I want those desserts.

Jul 27, 2010 8:26 AM by Hoppy

Awesome. Looks good

Jul 27, 2010 6:39 AM by internetotaku

K-ON!! is that popular? There has to be a limit... I mean train tickets and Denny's desserts are fine, but using them in something official like the 2010 Kyoto prefect census sounds a little over the top.

Jul 27, 2010 6:25 AM by Akamitsu

Those desserts look incredibly unappetizing.

Jul 27, 2010 6:21 AM by mistrix

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