Photo/Illutration An artist's rendition of the interior of the Evangelion Store Osaka ((c) Khara Inc.)

The Kansai region's first permanent Evangelion shop opens its doors on March 13, featuring exclusive items available only at the outlet.

The Evangelion Store Osaka will be housed on the seventh floor of the Namba Marui department store in Osaka's busy Namba district.

It will be Japan's sixth official Evangelion outlet.

Of the other five, three are located in Tokyo's Ikebukuro and Shinjuku districts and Fukuoka's Hakata district. The remaining two are the Shibuya Radio Eva Store in Tokyo and the Hakone Eva-ya in Kanagawa Prefecture.

The new shop will provide the latest information about the fourth and final installment in the “Evangelion” reboot film series, which will open nationwide on June 27 and host events for Kansai region fans.

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