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Pre-orders Now Open for Rimuru Paperweight From “That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime”!


Tokyo Otaku Mode Inc. (incorporated in Delaware, U.S.; representative: Tomohide Kamei; CEO: Naomitsu Kodaka; herein referred to as TOM) will begin pre-orders for the Clear Glass Rimuru Paperweight, made in collaboration with the popular That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime series. The series’ anime will start airing in October 2018.

003005004The crystal glass paperweight has been shaped to perfectly resemble the series’ protagonist, Rimuru, in his slime form. Not only can you enjoy its transparent appearance with a hint of blue, you can also use the paperweight in your everyday life. 

Take it to work and let it help you with your paperwork or set it on top of your desk and let it act as a piece of interior design.

[Product Details]
Product Name: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Rimuru Paperweight 
Price: 4,000 JPY (tax not included)
Material: crystal glass
Size: approx. 2.75 in circumference, 1.28 in height
Box Size: approx. 4.5 in x 4.7 in x 2.1 in
Weight: approx. 0.4 lbs
Gross Weight (Including Packaging): approx. 0.67 lbs

[Pre-order Period]
September 21 to October 25, 2018 

[Expected Shipping Period]
October 2018

[Product Page]

About “That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime”

That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime is a fantasy novel series that first premiered on a novel submission site called Shōsetsuka ni Narō. The series is very popular, with over 5.5 million volumes in print. The series is currently being printed by GC Novels (acquired by Micro Magazine; illustrations by Mitz Vah). Its manga adaptation, currently being published in Monthly Shonan Sirius (Drawn by Taiki Kawakami and published by Kodansha), has received high acclaim.

The protagonist, Rimuru, meets dragons, goblins, dwarves, ogres, and a variety of other species as he finds his way in another world.

The story’s development is filled with both humorous and serious twists and turns. Waiting at the end of Rimuru’s journey is the opportunity to become a Demon Lord.

By using the skills he receives by becoming a slime, as well as his wit and bravery, he carries on his journey, making friends along the way.

Official That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Anime Site: 

©Taiki Kawakami, Fuse, KODANSHA/“Ten-Sura” Project