The special edition Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time t-shirt will be available for a limited time and is available for pre-order now.
The official Evangelion news site has announced that Japanese retailer Shimamura Online will sell special Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time t-shirts from January 27 to February 4, 2024. The shirts The lashes below, come in five styles, ranging from medium to 4L, referencing moments and characters from the film, with a particular focus on Shinji Ikari, Rei Ayanami and Kaworu Nagisa. Shimamura Online ships worldwide.
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The new Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time line follows the franchise’s recent collaboration with designer fashion group Seveskig, whose Evangelion line featured t-shirts, sweaters and tops wear patterns. While the designer line ranges in price from $101 to $1011, the t-shirts above range in price from $8.71 to around $10. Evangelion also collaborated with Bandai on the Evangelion Progressive Knife PKN-01C replica, which plays voice clips from the first installment of the Rebuild of Evangelion trilogy, Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone.
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GKIDS has licensed Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time for North America and describes it: “Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time is the fourth and final installment of the REBUILD OF EVANGELION film series, bringing comes an epic conclusion to the story of Shinji and his fellow Eva pilots, with stunning visuals and thought-provoking storytelling that have turned EVANGELION into a global pop culture phenomenon. Misato and her anti-NERV group Wille have arrived in Paris, a city now red from corezification. Wunder lands on a containment tower. They only have 720 seconds to restore the city. When a horde of NERV Eva appears, Mari’s Improved Eva Unit 8 must stop it. Meanwhile, Shinji, Asuka and Rei (Provisional Name) wander around Japan. The entire Rebuild series is available to stream via Prime Video.
Source: Shimamura online