NTT Solmare's Shall we date? and Moe! Ninja Girls Stole over 10,000 Fans' Hearts in Anime Expo 2017

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NTT Solmare's Shall we date? and Moe! Ninja Girls stole over 10,000 fans' hearts in Anime Expo 2017. (Photo: Business Wire)

OSAKA, Japan--()--NTT Solmare Corporation (Headquarters: Osaka, Japan; President: Akira Tomana, hereafter referred as “NTT Solmare”) participated Anime Expo 2017 ( from July 1st – July 4th at Los Angeles Convention Center.

Anime Expo is one of the biggest anime convention in North America. This year marked the highest attendance of over three hundred and fifty thousand people.
NTT Solmare had doubled its exhibit space for the fourth participation, and co-exhibited shall we date? series and Moe! Ninja Girls. Thanks to over 10,000 visitors, we could conclude the event with a tremendous success.

Event Summary

-Event Name: Anime Expo 2017
-Date: July 1st – July 4th
-Venue: Los Angeles Convention Center
-Attendance Number: Over 350,000
-NTT Solmare Official Website:


This year, we aimed for turning the world of Shall we date? into the reality. Three different booths were exhibited, including AR*1 experience and photo spaces. Especially, AR date made it possible to interact with one of the characters from Ninja Shadow+. With variety of expression and smooth moves, it brought the exciting vibes and happy smiles.

*1: Augmented Reality

Throughout the event, we were fortunate to have everlasting lines of visitors that the special presents were all gone before the last day.
Some people visited in their favorite character’s cosplay, and some showed up with a thoughtful letter. It was a great opportunity to know how much people enjoy our games, and we couldn’t be any happier to feel such a love directly from our fans.

“We welcomed over 10,000 visitors, who enjoyed the activities in our booth. AR experience was favored the most, and it was impressive to see how popular our characters were. We hope to keep creating the games that enrich people’s lives,” said Yasuhiro Manabe, Senior Vice President.

Service Overview

-Shall we date?
Experience the sweetest romance with handsome boyfriends! Our Shall we date? titles are enjoyed in 166 countries with fascinating love stories that instantly make you fall in love.

-Moe! Ninja Girls
Can you fall in love with ninja girls without revealing your true identity?! The number of downloads has reached 600,000 since its release back in December, 2016.

Social Media Outlets

Shall we date?:

Moe! Ninja Girls:

About NTT Solmare Corporation

NTT Solmare is one of the largest digital contents providers in Japan including Digital Book (e-Book) Enterprise, Comic and Game Enterprise. We recently launched the new services, the flea market app and the music app.
“Shall we date?” has gained support from 166 countries, having an average review score of 4.4/5.0 in iTunes App Store as of Jun 2017. Game popularity keeps increasing with great reputation from customers. NTT Solmare Corporation will continue providing our customers with a great satisfaction in creating advanced services from the customers’ perspective, holding the corporate mission: “We, NTT Solmare, offer new kinds of surprise and plenty of excitement to our customers, contributing to enrichment of our society.”


NTT Solmare Corporation
Koichi Takaoka / Tsutomu Kitaoya, +81-6-6228-8861
Game Department


NTT Solmare Corporation
Koichi Takaoka / Tsutomu Kitaoya, +81-6-6228-8861
Game Department