Lerche have revealed that the Yoshio Kobayashi hug pillow from their Ranpo Kitan: Game of Laplace series we reported on earlier has sold out on the first day of Comiket 88. The pillow case sold for 10000 yen ($80.69).
Ranpo Kitan: Game of Laplace is a Japanese anime television series produced by Lerche and directed by Seiji Kishi premiered on Fuji TV’s Noitamina programming block in 2015. The anime is inspired by the works of author Edogawa Ranpo.
The story takes place at a certain middle school where several murder cases take place. Kobayashi, a boy who goes to this school, meets genius detective Akechi, who comes to the school to investigate. Kobayashi takes an interest in Akechi and, in spite of his friend Hashiba’s worries, he volunteers to be Akechi’s assistant.