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Archive for September, 2008

“Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams” Exclusive Discount for Sanriotown Members!

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

hellokittybigcity.jpgSanriotown is offering an exclusive discount for its members if they avail of “Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams”, available on Autumn 2008 exclusively on the Nintendo DS. Simply spend 1,000 of your Kitty Points and you get 15% discount when you purchase the game! You’ll even automatically get an open beta account for the much-anticipated MMORPG, Hello Kitty Online!

For more information about this great deal, please click here.

Last Call for the "Travel the World Event" Contest Round 1!

Monday, September 29th, 2008

traveltheworld.jpgHi everyone! You only have five days to go before Round 1 of the “Travel the World Event” contest ends, so send your entries now! Tell us your travel tales, whether these be your adventures, food you’ve tried, or places you’ve seen, and get the chance not only to be featured here, but also to win awesome prizes! The participant icon have been added to all the entries. Winners will be announced on October 6.

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For more information about this awesome contest, please click here.

The Sanriotown Game Center Goes Through a Makeover!

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

game-center.jpgGuess which part of Sanriotown just got a facelift? The Sanriotown Game Center has been redesigned and recreated to form a new fun, funky look that will appeal to people of all ages! Aside from well-loved games such as Kitty Matching, Pochacco’s Balloon, and XO’s Cave Adventure, the game center has two new features: the much anticipated Hello Kitty Online now has a teaser on it, and there’s also another a new addition to it: a part labeled as “Lobby Games”.

What new surprises are in store for our members? What’s going on in HKO and the mysterious “Lobby Games”? Stay tuned and find out!

“Hello Kitty and Friends 3!D Animation” Theme Now Available!

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

3danimation_icon.jpgAs if the three new themes weren’t enough, Sanriotown’s released a new layout exclusively for its bloggers!

The template features the design from the “Hello Kitty and Friends 3-D Animation“, the latest series released by Sanrio featuring your favorite characters in a way you’ve never seen them before. This series has been released fairly recently, so it’s practically fresh of the grill.

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You can get this theme simply by signing in to your Sanriotown account and changing the theme of your blog. If you haven’t registered yet, click here to do so.

Sanriotown Forum Migration on 18 September 2008

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

windowslivewriterdreamstudiomaintenancetoday-dbbfsanriotownbloglogo-thumb2.jpgHi everyone! There will be a general migration of posts in the forums on 18 September 2008 from 1000 - 1400 HKT. At that time, the forums will be completely unavailable. However, rest assured that all of the previous posts will be restored, so don’t worry about your messages being deleted. We’re really sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused, but rest assured that these are done to make our services better.

Wanted: Founders for Hello Kitty Online!

Monday, September 15th, 2008

hellokittyonline-thumb.jpgAfter months of going over player comments and suggestions, and working hard to deliver an even better game to all our supporters, it’s time for the big news. The wait has been long, but we’ve toiled to make sure it’s all worth it! So without further ado, we are pleased to announce the next phase — The Hello Kitty Online Founders’ Beta!

Founders’ Beta

October 8, 2008 is the big day, and the this next stage will allow a limited number of users to play Hello Kitty Online ahead as Founders ahead of launch, while earning benefits and participating in special in-game events.

And now, here’s how you can be one of the Founders of the official Hello Kitty Online launch!

1. Sign up for an account at SanrioTown.com,
2. Using the SanrioTown account, send a BLANK email to hkofounder@hellokitty.com.

Remember, you need a SanrioTown account in order to qualify to be a Founder, and the email account you use will be the one we grant access to for the Founders’ Beta. Also, questions, comments and suggestions should be sent to onlinegame@hellokitty.com.

What’s to look forward to? The new version of HKO will feature an improved interface, new monsters, new maps, new items, and the opening of London and Paris. The Founders’ Beta will also introduce gameplay changes such as an improved skill system, pet systems and team-play oriented enhancements.

So what are you waiting for? Don’t miss out, because we’ll only be allowing a limited number into this stage! More details to come in the following days, so stay tuned!

"Travel the World Event" Slideshow on Dream Studio

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008

Sanriotown’s “Travel the World Event” has now traveled (pardon the pun) from the blogs to Dream Studio! We’ve created a slideshow made of assorted images from the numerous submitted entries of the contest just for you! Check it out by clicking here.

Be part of this awesome event by submitting your own travel stories! Don’t forget to add the contest title (”Travel the World Blog”) and its URL in your entries!

To find out more about this great contest, click here.

Hello Kitty Online Trailer Now on YouTube!

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

hellokittyonline-thumb.jpgHello Kitty and her Sanrio friends are definitely all over the cyberspace to promote HKO! The recently-released Hello Kitty Online trailer can now be viewed on YouTube. The video’s gotten more than 10,000 views and has received numerous positive reviews from people, so be sure to take a look at it and leave comments to show your support of the most-anticipated MMORPG of the year!

Stay tuned for more Hello Kitty Online news!

Travel the World Event on Sanriotown!

Friday, September 5th, 2008

traveltheworld.jpgWhat would be your ultimate vacation place? Sanrio Puroland in Tokyo? The Louvre Museum in Paris? Or is it Surfer’s Paradise in Gold Coast? No matter where it is, if you’ve been there, let us know your story and get the chance not only to be featured on Sanriotown’s first ever Travel the World Event and win incredible prizes!

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Share your bits and pieces from your wonderful trip, from the yummy food you tasted, to the gadgets you bought, or nice scenery you saw. Submit pictures along with a description about the trip and share with everyone at Sanriotown!

One blogger will be chosen from the pool of articles every month and be featured on the official Travel the World blog as an official winner along with other prizes!

To know more about this awesome event, you can check out the blog by clicking here.

You will need a Sanriotown account with the blog service subscribed to in order to participate in this event, so if you haven’t done so - sign up and activate your blog service now!

Bon voyage!

Hello Kitty Online Trailer on Sanriotown’s Dream Studio!

Friday, September 5th, 2008

The Hello Kitty Online fever is definitely on again! The latest trailer of Hello Kitty Online (HKO) is now on Sanriotown Dream Studio! This video is what fueled the overwhelming response of fans, gamers, and bloggers all over the world. Click here to check this video out. Don’t forget to leave a comment!

On another HKO-related note, GM Neverender has been giving eagerly-awaiting fans of the most anticipated MMORPG of the year a taste of Hello Kitty Online by providing screenshots of the game on his blog. You can check out the images by clicking here. Watch out for more Hello Kitty Online and Sanriotown news!

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