Super Sonico, the world-famous Nitroplus mascot, will receive a 10th Anniversary tribute book from Japanese publisher Kadokawa. The 256-page deluxe collection of images will chronicle her career as gravure model and musician (with band First Astronomical Velocity) since her debut in October 2006. The book also includes a double-sided poster. Release date: 12/20/2016
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Super Sonico debuted in 2006 at the Nitroplus game company’s annual music concert, “Nitro Super Sonic”. Super Sonico’s band First Astronomical Velocity recently released their albums on all international digital platforms last December as part of the activities leading up the celebration of her 10th anniversary. In addition, Sonico and her bandmates are featured in the Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel PS3/PS4 video game, and JAST USA released the English-language SoniComi Collector’s Edition earlier this year.
FAV “Blaster” song preview and Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel gameplay
Super Sonico on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/SuperSonico_iTunes
Super Sonico on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/SuperSonico_Spotify
Super Sonico on Amazon MP3: http://smarturl.it/SuperSonico_AmznMP3
Super Sonico on Google Play: http://smarturl.it/SuperSonico_GGLPlay
ABOUT SUPER SONICO / FIRST ASTRONOMICAL VELOCITY
SUPER SONICO – GUITAR / LEAD VOCALS
Hometown: Musashino City, Tokyo
Birthday: October 14
Blood Type: A
Favorite Food: Macaroons and chashu ramen
Super Sonico is the 18-year-old Nitroplus mascot who debuted in 2006 as the mascot for the Japanese game company’s annual music festival “Nitro Super Sonic”. Sonico is a full-time student, part-time gravure model, and the guitar/vocalist for First Astronomical Velocity (FAV, or Daiichi Uchuu Sokudo).
Super Sonico lives alone with her five cats, and enjoys taking baths, playing video games and cooking Japanese food. Her favorite artists include Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Sonic Youth, Iggy and the Stooges, The Clash, and has recently developed an affection for Maximum the Hormone.
Super Sonico has been featured in numerous games, books, figures, and anime, and her official Twitter account has over 70,000 followers. Super Sonico also makes an appearance in the PS3/PS4 game Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel with her band mates (and cats) helping her in combat. Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel was released on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in February 2016 in the United States.
SUZU FUJIMI – BASS
Hometown: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Birthday: February 14
Blood Type: AB
Hobby: Pretending to be an unlicensed hair stylist
Favorite Food: Melon
Good at: Pro-wrestling moves
FUURI WATANUKI – DRUMS
Hometown: Takamatsu City, Kagawa Prefecture
Birthday: June 13
Blood Type: Secret
Favorite Food: Nikuman
Good at: Beating the drums
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