A fan bought the naming rights for two stars to commemorate Kiryu Coco.Picture: Retrieved from Funs’ Twitter
Kiryu Cocoa, the fourth-stage student of Hololive Cocoa affiliated to Vtuber’s agency Cover, will officially graduate this Thursday (July 1). In memory of Cocoa, a fan announced yesterday (28) that he had bought the naming rights for two stars.
Facing the news of the graduation of their favorite Vtuber, many fans have recently expressed their feelings about Coco’s graduation through various creations or media on major social websites. Among them, the famous fan フングス bought the two stars next to the Draco and named it “Kiryu Coco (Kiryu Coco)” and “Tatsunoko (Dragon Son)” to commemorate Coco and her fans (Dragon Son). According to the information on the stellar naming website provided by the Twitter user, the price for naming a star is about 13,200 yen (about NT $ 3432).
We named the stars in Draco “Kiryu Coco” and “Tatsunoko” and gave them to the chairman.
I am grateful to my chairman and Tatsuko.
I hope the Kiryukai will continue to move forward.
・ 1 certificate
・ 2 messages
・3,4 location information (reference)#Kiryu Coco #Tatsuko #Kiryukai FOREVER pic.twitter.com/yiICzQtDsl
— Pung Pungs (Fungs) * (@kejimematifungs) June 28, 2021
Talking about the motivation for purchasing the right to name the stars, the netizen said: “For the president and the children of dragons, the earth is too small and small. I think we probably need the space of one planet to be enough. From now on, facing any In times of difficulty, the president and the Dragon’s Son star who are not a few light years away from the earth will always guard us.” In addition to commemorating Coco with stars, Funs also added in a tweet that he has confirmed with Cover in advance that he sent the naming certificate. Related matters, and remind netizens that the naming service cannot be used for commercial activities or public positions.
Hong Kong fans bought a cocoa graduation commemorative picture to be shown during the light box advertisement at the bus stop. Picture: Reversed from @TsuuhanAgent
In addition to the feat of Japanese fans buying stars, the Hong Kong Kiryu Cocoa Advertising Project Group composed of Hong Kong Dragon Son also commemorates the chairman in an ingenious way. They bought advertising light boxes for 13 bus stations in Central, Admiralty, Wan Chai, and Causeway Bay in Hong Kong, and showed fan pictures created by fans from June 29 to July 5 from 6 am to 12 midnight. Kiryu Coco will hold a graduation concert at 20:00 (19:00 Taiwan time) on July 1, Japan time.