Kotobukiya nominated as finalists for 7th PALA


Press Release

Kotobukiya is proud to announce that they have been nominated as the “Best Licensee of 2010” by the Hong Kong Trade Development’s 7th annual Premier Asian Licensing Awards.

Kotobukiya’s success with the award winning Star Wars™ Lightsaber Chopsticks series has again been recognized and appraised for an honorable award for its unique design that fuses the collectible genre with the practicality of chopsticks.

Bringing Japanese culture to the table via innovative and exciting new ways, Star Wars™ Lightsaber Chopsticks series 1 was selected as the “Best Collectible of 2009” by one of the Internets largest entertainment & gaming websites, IGN.com. Earlier this year our Lightsaber Chopsticks series 2 were released to rave reviews from media and consumers alike.

Selected by an awards evaluation committee of 21 international professionals from the licensing industry across the US, Europe, and Asia, Kotobukiya is in the running to receive another prestigious award. Finalists will be published for online voting and you are invited to show your support here.

Award winners will be announced during the Hong Kong International Licensing Show, January 10 – 12, 2011.

via Kotobukiya