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The people behind Hello Kitty have unveiled a death metal and beer-loving new character

January 10 2017, 10:40 AM EST By Caitlyn Ralph


[Photo via Sanrio]

Meet Aggretsuko: Basically the Hello Kitty version of all of us.

She's single, 25, a Scorpio and works in a Tokyo trading company with an annoying boss and annoying co-workers. She also frequently rages to beer and heavy metal. But she's kawaii—A.K.A. super, super cute.

Read more: Hello Kitty creators reveal character isn’t actually a cat

As The Verge notes, Aggretsuko was created by Sanrio, the same company behind Hello Kitty. Watch her introduction video below.

Produced by Sanrio, Hello Kitty was created by Yuko Shimizu. Sanrio now introduces a slurry of new characters, with Aggretsuko being the newest.

Here's the best part: You can nab Aggretsuko ballpoint pens, pen case and file folders here.

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