TORRANCE, CA – October 1st, 2021 – Hetalia World Stars, the latest entry in the long-
running Hetalia franchise, has recently wrapped up, so there’s no better way to celebrate
than with a promotional event with Animate USA!
From Monday, October 4th to Sunday, October 24th, 2021, customers will receive an original
Photo-Style Card with every $15 spent on Hetalia-related items. (Please note that
customers cannot choose which of the eight card designs they will receive.) Keychains,
buttons, and acrylic stands with exclusive illustrations will be added to our online shop for
The Hetalia manga by Hidekaz Himaruya began as a webcomic in 2006, with print editions
available in Japan from 2008. There have been seven anime series in the Hetalia
franchise, as well as a movie. The ONA Hetalia World Stars is the latest series in the
franchise, with episodes broadcast on Funimation‘s streaming platform in the US from April
1st to June 17th , 2021.
This Hetalia Word Stars Promotional Event originally ran at animate shops across Japan
from June 19th to July 11th, 2021. North American fans now have a chance to get their
hands on these exclusive cards along with merchandise straight from Japan! Don’t miss
About animate North America, Ltd.
animate Ltd. is one of the largest anime store chains in Japan, with over 120 shops
worldwide. animate North America, Ltd. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of animate Ltd. that
operates a retail website in the United States to bring original anime-related merchandise
from Japan directly to consumers in the US and Canada.
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