THE GUEST cafe&diner features Ranma 1/2, which was very popular manga written by Rumiko Takahashi, will open from November 9, 2017 in Osaka, Nagoya and Tokyo.
Ranma 1/2 was a serialized manga published in a popular weekly magazine, Shonen Sunday. It is a story about a high school student Ranma Saotome who will change into a woman when he gets wet from water. It was written by a prominent female cartoonist Rumiko Takahashi who wrote Urusei Yatsura, Maison Ikkoku, One-Pound Gospel, Inuyasha and Rin-ne. Ranma 1/2 became an animation or a movie due to the popularity.
THE GUEST cafe&diner has some branches across Japan and it always features animation characters, game characters and celebrities. The cafes”s collaborating with a popular smartphone game Monster Strike at Tokyo and Nagoya branches, rabbit shaped cute character Miffy at Sappro branch, Japanese rock band GLAY at Osaka branch and MY MELODY & KUROMI from Sanrio Inc. which created a world-wide famous character Hello Kitty at Fukuoka.
Ranma 1/2 collaboration cafe prepares some unique menus and souvenir goods like a key chain, a tote bag and hooded sweatshirt etc. And also, if customers order drinks, they can get a paper luncheon mat and a cocktail coaster per one drink.