FEATURE: “Arpeggio of Blue Steel -Ars Nova-” Exhibition in Osaka

A new exhibition dedicated to the Arpeggio of Blue Steel -Ars Nova- anime franchise, mainly featuring the recently-released all new film Cadenza, started yesterday, November 7, at Japanese anime/manga merchandise company Cospa’s event space Geestore Osaka Annex, and runs till December 6. As reported many times, the gallery is located in Ota-Road (official name: Nipponbashi-suji Nishidori Arcade) in Osaka-city, and has held anime-related exhibitions regularly.

 

Same with the previous ones, the admission-free event displays various kinds of production and promotional materials, and merchandise including limited sales items. It was first held at Geestore Nagoya from September 12 to October 25, then now moves to Osaka.

 

 

* all of the photos were taken by Mikikazu Komatsu with the permission from the gallery on November 8



Ad for the event

 


Geestore Osaka Annex at night

 

 

Event poster at the entrance

 

 

 

 

“Arpeggio of Blue Steel -Ars Nova- Cadenza” poster with the three VAs’ autographs

 

 

(from left) Rina Sato (Takao), Aoi Yuuki (Iona), Hibiku Yamamura (Haruna)

 

 

Life-size character tapestries of Fog Student Council 

 

 

Promotional illustrations

 

 

Anime scene panels/character reference

 

 

AR script books for the TV series

 

 

For the compilation film “DC”

 

 

For “Cadenza”

 

 

Blu-rays and their bonus illustrations

 

 

Puchi-figure straps

 

 

Nendoroid Takao

 

 

 

 

(Almost) life-size Kirikuma and Funny Knights’ Takao 

 

 

 

Merchandise section

 

 

 

T-shirts

 

 

Glasses cases

 

 

Glasses stand with a calendar

 

 

IC card stickers

 

 

Kirikumas mugs

 

 

One of these three postcards is given for every purchase over 1,000 yen