Free! teams up with Coco’s to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the franchise!
Today, Kyoto Animation announced an exciting new collaboration for Free! fans. Indeed, Free! is once again teaming up with Coco’s. This time it’s to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the franchise. Free! and Coco’s have done collaborations together since season 3 Dive To The Future, each time giving fans a new illustration of their favorite characters wearing Coco’s waiters outfits. For The Final Stroke Part 2, the collaboration gathered 11 characters. This was the biggest number they had done so far. For this new collaboration, they leveled things up with 2 additional characters joining the team. This means we have Haruka, Makoto, Rin, Sosuke, Nagisa, Rei, Asahi, Hiyori, Ikuya, Natsuya, Nao, Albert and Kaede! As usual, the collaboration features an array of themed drinks and meals.
Considering the number of characters, the collaboration has been divided into 2 parts. The first part starts on August 8 and ends September 4. This part features Nao, Natsuya, Makoto, Rin, Asahi, Rei and Nagisa.
During this period, fans will be able to get a random free clearfile for every item bought from the collaboration menu. From August 8 to August 21, you will have a chance to win a clearfile of Rin, Nagisa, Rei and/or Natsuya. Then, from August 22 to September 4, you will be able to get a clearfile of Makoto, Asahi, Nao and/or a special clearfile that features the 7 characters from this period.
The second part starts September 5 and ends October 2. It features Kaede, Hiyori, Ikuya, Haruka, Sousuke and Albert.
Just like the first part, during this period, fans will be able to get a random free clearfile for every item bought from the collaboration menu. From September 5 to September 18, you will have a chance to win a clearfile of Ikuya, Sousuke, Hiyori and/or a special clearfile featuring the 6 characters from this period. Then, from September 19 to October 2, you will be able to get a clearfile of Haruka, Kaede, Albert and/or a special clearfile that features the 13 characters.
Moreover, there will be an online stores with more goods. This includes a B2 tapestry, banners and acrylic badges. The store opens August 8 and closes October 3. Obviously, the items may be out-of-stock before that date.
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