With the rising number of female anime fans and fujoshis, not only in Japan but also the entire world, demand for anime merchandise from female-oriented series has risen over the past few years. Now, UtaPri, which is one of the the most successful female-oriented anime series ever, will be opening its own store in the trendy Japanese district of Harajuku for a limited time.
Called the “Shining Store”, this upcoming Harajuku store will be opening its doors starting July 26, 2014 and it will be dedicated to selling merchandise from Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 1000% or UtaPri for short. The Shining Store will be open everyday from 10:00 am until 7:00 pm and it is only a five minute walk from JR Harajuku station.
The store will also be selling limited edition shop-only merchandise which will only be sold within the Shining Store.
UtaPri sack bag Shining Store Ver. (2,800 yen)
Shining Store towel (1,000 yen)
Ribbon Key Chain (500 yen)
Source: Inside Games
UtaPri concept shop "Shining Store" to open in Harajuku