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2019.03.14

UNIQLO to Launch UTs Celebrating Megahit Capcom Game Series



March 14, 2019, Manila, Philippines– UNIQLO, the Japanese global apparel retailer, today announces that it will launch a special UT (UNIQLO graphic T- shirts) collaboration collection that celebrates the megahit game series Monster Hunter™ and Street Fighter ® from Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games. The merchandise will begin rolling out at UNIQLO stores on Monday, April 15, 2019.

The Game by Monster Hunter UTs UNIQLO has collaborated with Capcom over the years to bring out Monster Hunter themed UTs. New merchandise celebrates the 15 th anniversary of this action role- playing game series, which debuted in 2004 and has cultivated numerous devotees around the globe. It became a global phenomenon for enabling friends to team up cooperatively to hunt massive monsters. A highlight of the collection is a UT featuring the enigmatic Fatalis Elder Dragon on the back, with the 15 th anniversary emblazoned on the front. One design exclusive to the new UT line depicts a camouflaged monster silhouette and unique meat icons from the game.

The Game by Street Fighter UTs
Making its arcade debut in 1987, the Street Fighter game series is considered the progenitor of the fighting game boom that began in the 1990s. A new collection of unique UT designs celebrating the Street Fighter franchise highlights world warriors such as Ryu and Ken in various designs. Street Fighter ® II UTs include designs with controller button commands, as well as a pixel art rendition of a rare double K.O. from the game. Artwork from the latest Street Fighter title popular in the international esports scene, Street Fighter ® V: Arcade Edition, features dramatic illustrations of the game’s iconic characters.

UT images appearing in Capcom video games
Illustrations of three key characters created especially for this UT collaboration collection are shown in the Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition game, released last Jan. 16, 2018. The UNIQLO and UT logo also makes cameo appearances in the game. This special project will be unveiled on 12 th March for a limited period

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