• Kana Hanazawa gets featured in her own VISA credit card

    Kana Hanazawa is most certainly one of the hottest seiyuu today, appearing in live-action works, commercials, and of course, anime. She is so popular that Japanese banking group, Sumitomo Mitsui, has featured her in one of their special edition credit cards.


    This new Kana Hanazawa credit card is powered by VISA, and people who sign up early will be getting a few freebies. The first 1,000 applicants will be getting a B2-size poster of her, while the first 1,000 applicants will also apply for the bank’s digital e-money card “iD” will also be getting a special “iD” sticker. Online applications can be accepted here.


    And those who have collected 500 points from using the VISA card can also exchange those points for a set of five Kana Hanazawa postcards.


    Those who spend more than 30,000 yen using the credit card will also get the chance to enter a lottery. which will then determine 15 winners who will be getting a special Kana Hanazawa figure! The new figure will feature the seiyuu wearing one of the costumes she wore during her “Hanazawa Kana live 2015 Blue Avenue” live concert event at the Nippon Budoukan. The purchases must be made during the period of 7th September to 31st December to be able to apply.

    The card has an annual fee of 1.250 yen, and comes with several bonuses, including travel accident insurance, annual freebies and discounts, and much more.

    Source: SMBC official