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  FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 THEMED BEVERAGE HITS KUNG FU TEA LOCATIONS NATIONWIDE
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03/18/2019
 


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LOS ANGELES ( Mar. 18, 2019) – SQUARE ENIX® is joining with Kung Fu Tea to celebrate the upcoming release of FINAL FANTASY® X/X-2 HD Remaster on the Nintendo Switch™ system and Xbox One by launching an exclusive drink inspired by the game.

 

From March 25 through April 20, Tidus & Yuna’s Grape Elixir (A.K.A. Kung Fu Tea’s Grape Cream) will be available at all 170+ Kung Fu Tea locations nationwide. Fans who purchase the drink will receive an exclusive sticker, featuring the artwork of famed illustrator Nomura Tetsuya, while supplies last. The Final Fantasy X|X-2-themed beverage is a blend of fresh black grapes and berry jam topped with Kung Fu Tea’s best-selling creamy Milk Cap.

 

Fans will also have the opportunity to enter into a daily sweepstakes and an add-on giveaway through Kung Fu Tea’s official social media channels for a chance to win a digital copy of FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster or a custom-designed Xbox One or Switch console.

“We’re extremely excited to partner up with Square Enix and believe that our Kung Fu Masters in the gaming community will truly enjoy Tidus & Yuna’s Grape Elixir,” says Mai Shi, Kung Fu Tea’s Marketing and PR Lead. “We hope that this drink will keep gamers refreshed throughout their unforgettable journey in the World of Spira and Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster.”

 

Finally, fans that attend this year’s PAX East in Boston from March 28-31 can visit the SQUARE ENIX booth #11017 to obtain a limited quantity promotional flyer that can be redeemed at Kung Fu Tea locations in Massachusetts for a discount on the themed beverage during this time.

 

For more information on the collaboration, sweepstakes and giveaway, visit: www.kungfutea.com/ffxx2.

 

About FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster

Making its debut on the Nintendo Switch system and Xbox One on April 16, FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster contains both FINAL FANTASY X and its sequel FINAL FANTASY X-2, both renowned for their emotional stories and stunning graphical quality. FINAL FANTASY X follows the story of Tidus, a star blitzball player whose fate intertwines with Yuna, a beautiful summoner, as they embark on a pilgrimage to save the world of Spira from the endless cycle of destruction brought on by the mysterious being known as Sin. FINAL FANTASY X-2 takes place two years after the events of FINAL FANTASY X, following the stories of Yuna, Rikku and Paine in their adventures as sphere hunters during the long-awaited Eternal Calm.

 

About Kung Fu Tea

Founded in Queens, NY on April 30, 2010, Kung Fu Tea is a made-to-order beverage chain with over 200 locations across the U.S. and several in Canada, Vietnam, and Australia. At Kung Fu Tea, each beverage is freshly handcrafted with authentic, high-quality ingredients. The brand's founders, baristas, and customers are Kung Fu Masters—passionate, dedicated, and fearless in changing the face of the beverage industry. In 2018, Kung Fu Tea founded the world’s first National Bubble Tea Day, taking a huge step toward spreading the bubble tea culture around the world. Visit www.kungfutea.com to learn more.

 

About Square Enix, Inc.

Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal™. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 144 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 78 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 74 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

 

More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at https://square-enix-games.com

 


© 2001, 2003, 2019 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.

CHARACTER DESIGN: TETSUYA NOMURA

LOGO ILLUSTRATION: © 2001, 2003 YOSHITAKA AMANOFINAL FANTASY, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, EIDOS, EIDOS MONTREAL, SPACE INVADERS, TAITO and TOMB RAIDER are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Square Enix group of companies. Nintendo Switch is a registered trademark of Nintendo Co. Ltd. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

 

For entry and official rules with complete eligibility, prize description, odds disclosure, and other details, visit  www.kungfutea.com/ffxx2. Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America, Microsoft, and their respective affiliates are not sponsors of, nor responsible for, this promotion.

 

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Contact (press only):

Stephanie Chang

Square Enix, Inc.

(310) 321-6975

[email protected]

 

Contact (press only):

Joyce Xu

Kung Fu Tea

718-728-8833 x1202

[email protected]