Voice Actress Idol Group Sphere Opens 5th Anniversary Cafe in Tokyo
The Sphere Cafe is selling merchandise illustrated by Itaru Hinoue.
To celebrate the 5th anniversary of voice actress idol group Sphere, art gallery GoFaLABO, located on Asagaya Anime Street in Tokyo, is operating a special cafe based on the group.
The cafe, titled “Sphere Cafe: Sphere 5th Anniversary”, is being operated by the group’s management, Music Ray’n, and celebrates five years of voice actresses Minako Kotobuki, Ayahi Takagaki, Haruka Tomatsu, and Aki Toyosaki performing together as idol group Sphere.
The cafe will feature several exhibitions, including 44 different outfits from their live performances and a retrospective of their album covers, as well as music videos with previously unreleased commentary. The cafe menu will include several rice bowls based on the members, as well as drinks and cappuccino, all accompanied by a limited edition coaster featuring Sphere album artwork.
The cafe will also be selling limited edition merchandise, including coffee mugs, tumblers, and placemats, as well as merchandise based on artwork of Sphere’s four members by illustrator Itaru Hinoue. There are numerous other attractions for Sphere fans, such as specially recorded voice messages that can be heard when entering the cafe.
Admission is free. The event will be open from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM on weekdays, and until 9:30 PM on weekends and national holidays. The cafe is closed every Monday. The event will run until November 30th.
Sphere Cafe: Sphere 5th Anniversary
Sphere Official Site