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From Anime-Branded Candy Collaborations to Iconic Anime Skateboards

 - May 16, 2018
A number of recent collaborations capitalize on the cult status of various anime franchises, including Dragon Ball Z and Pokemon.

FILA and Nintendo's Pokémon recently launched sneaker collection features five pairs of the brand's iconic Court Deluxe Low-Top silhouette boasting a Pikachu model and various iconography associated with the iconic card series.

Separately, the Tony Moly x Pokemon Collection, released in South Korea in 2017, included a variety of skincare products that ranged from facial cleaners to hand creams and even sheet masks. Featured Pokemon characters included Squirtle, Jigglypuff, Snorlax, Togepi, Bulbasaur, Evee, Charmander, and of course, Pikachu.

Finally, ahead of the much-anticipated series reboot, several collaborations of note have been released featuring Dragon Ball Z and its iconic characters. Such releases include a collection of skate decks from Primitive Skateboarding and a line of graphic tees from streetwear brand BAPE.