Hanayashiki (浅草花やしき Asakusa Hanayashiki?) is an amusement park in Asakusa, Taitō, Tokyo that has operated since 1853. It is operated by Hanayashiki Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Namco (later Bandai Namco). It is claimed to be the oldest amusement park in Japan. One of the unofficial mascots of the park is the Panda Car (パンダカー?).
Mega Man events
Hanayashiki had three Mega Man themed events.
- The first event was based on the original Mega Man series and occurred from September 13 to November 26, 2014.
- The second event, Rockman.EXE: Hanayashiki Mission, happened in 2016 from February 6 to March 21 and was based on the Mega Man Battle Network series, celebrating the 15th anniversary from the series.
- The third, Rockman.EXE: Hanayashiki Mission 2, occurs on November 26 to December 25, 2016.
- A fourth event celebrating the Mega Man 30th anniversary, named Rockman Unite, was held in 2018 from February 10 to March 21 in Asakusa Hanayashiki and on February 10-25 in the Hirakata Park. The event had a number of events such as a treasure hunt to find a mysterious chip, Mega Man themed food and merchandise, and displays containing conceptual art and messages.
Rockman.EXE Hanayashiki Mission 2
- Hanayashiki official website
- Rockman Unite official page
- Rockman.EXE: Hanayashiki Mission 2 Twitter page
- Japanese Wikipedia article
- ↑ Protodude's Rockman Corner: Rockman Set To Invade Japanese Theme Park
- ↑ Protodude's Rockman Corner: Rockman EXE Anniversary Event to be Held in Asakusa Hanayashiki
- ↑ Rockman Unity: 伝説のイベント再び！
- ↑ Rockman Unity: まさかの新スタイル登場「ロックマンエグゼ ハナヤシキミッション２」続報！
- ↑ Protodude's Rockman Corner: Rockman 30th Anniversary Festival Announced for Japan