An orchestra concert to celebrate Kirby’s 25th anniversary will be held in Tokyo on April 16, 2017 and in Osaka on June 18, 2017.
Kirby first appeared in the gaming scene as a Gameboy software on April 27, 1992. Since its first appearance, the pink round hero has gained fans all around the world. Kirby is loved not only for its stories and games, but also for its music. This concert will feature a full orchestra performing various songs that have been the backbone of the Kirby series. The show will also consist of a talk session among creators to discuss the past 25 years.
Special guests include game designer Masahiro Sakurai, as well as Makiko Omoto, the voice actress of Kirby. The MC of the show will be Mirin Furukawa of Dempagumi.inc.
There will also be merchandise to celebrate Kirby’s 25th anniversary, including an anniversary watch.
Kirby 25th Anniversary Orchestra Concert
Day Show: 13:30~, Night Show: 18:00
Venue: Bunkamura Orchard Hall
Osaka (2017.06.18, 17:00~)
Venue: Orix Theater
Source: FASHION PRESS