AKB48 Team K member Yuko Oshima appeared at the Final Fantasy XIII-2 launch event this morning in Tokyo. She designedtwo costumes, which fans narrowed down to one DLC item byvoting, and wore the winning design to hand the game to the first person in line at Bic Camera in Yurakucho.
"When I was designing this, I had no idea I would be doing an event at this time of year. I wish I had made the sleeves a little longer..." she said.
Mai Fukui was also on hand to sing the Japanese PS3 version's them song. That was followed by appearances from Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada, Bic Camera CEO Hiroyuki Miyajima, FFXIII-2 director Motomu Toriyama, producer Yoshinori Kitase, and voice actor Daisuke Kishio.
Final Fantasy XIII-2 hits North America January 31st.