On January 2017 SANRIO announced their newest character, Aggretsuko (アグレッシブ烈子)!
Although the character debuted in 2015, Aggretsuko began appearing on social media in early 2017 & it seems she quickly found fame among Hello kitty fans.
Aggretsuko, according SANRIO’s official site, is a 25 year old, red panda who works as a office worker with anger issues. Her YouTube shorts tell her daily life, working in an office dealing with the daily annoyances that happen. When her patience is up, she goes on full blown HEAVY METAL RAGE! Check her out here:
More episodes can be viewed here
In the recent months since her appeared on social media, she has gotten a huge following, much like GUDETAMA back in 2013.
She recently made her first U.S. Appearance at the newly re-opened Sanrio store in Little Tokyo in Los Angeles!
Along with new Aggretsuko merchandise. Aggretsuko merchandise can also be bought on the official site.
Judging by her popularity, there might more Aggretsuko themed events coming soon!
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