“Welcome to WcDonald’s”: McDonald’s Canada Revolutionizes Dining Experience For Anime Fans Nationwide

"Welcome to WcDonald's": McDonald's Canada Revolutionizes Dining Experience For Anime Fans Nationwide
"Welcome to WcDonald's": McDonald's Canada Revolutionizes Dining Experience For Anime Fans Nationwide

Prepare to step into a realm where fantasy meets reality as McDonald’s Canada announces the grand launch of “WcDonald’s,” the iconic fictional restaurant from beloved anime, brought to life. Collaborating with anime’s top talents, McDonald’s is set to transform its restaurants nationwide, starting February 27, 2024, with an immersive experience featuring a delectable new sauce, manga-inspired packaging, and exclusive episodic shorts.

“After years of being a staple in anime lore, we’re thrilled to make WcDonald’s a tangible experience for our fans,” exclaimed Alyssa Buetikofer, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited. “WcDonald’s embodies the boundless creativity of our customers, and we’re excited to bring this universe to life across Canada.”

Savoury Chili Sauce: A Culinary Adventure

Embark on a culinary journey with the introduction of the Savoury Chili WcDonald’s Sauce, available for a limited time at select locations. Crafted to mirror the bold and dynamic essence of anime heroes, this sauce promises to elevate your taste buds, whether paired with a 10-piece “WcNuggets” or any other menu favorite.

Manga Packaging and Acky Bright’s Artistry

Teaming up with renowned Japanese manga artist Acky Bright, McDonald’s unveils custom-designed WcDonald’s packaging, immersing diners in the captivating world of WcDonald’s with every meal. For a limited time, patrons will receive exclusive manga-inspired takeout bags featuring WcDonald’s Crew characters, sketched by Acky himself.

“I’m delighted to collaborate with McDonald’s in bringing the WcDonald’s universe to life for manga enthusiasts,” expressed Acky Bright. “From intricately designing diverse Crew characters to crafting engaging manga plots, it’s been a joy to utilize my artwork to enrich the vibrant WcDonald’s experience.”

The Inaugural WcDonald’s Anime Series

In a groundbreaking partnership with Studio Pierrot, McDonald’s presents the first official WcDonald’s anime series. Featuring four episodic shorts, this anime delves into the flavorful world of WcDonald’s, unraveling tales centered around the iconic WcDonald’s Sauce and WcNuggets.

Scheduled for weekly release starting from the week of February 26, these shorts will explore various anime subgenres, including Action, Romance, Mecha, and Fantasy, offering a diverse and captivating viewing experience for fans.

  • The Race to WcDonald’s: Witness an epic rivalry as two heroes embark on a quest to reach WcDonald’s.
  • Love from Across the Booth: Discover that the perfect pairing extends beyond sauce and nuggets.
  • WcNuggets Space Frontier 3000: Join a team of WcDonald’s pilots as they defend the last WcNugget against an ominous threat.
  • The Wisdom of the Sauce: Follow three women on a journey to unravel the mystery surrounding the elusive sauce before it disappears forever.

Get ready for an anime-fueled adventure as McDonald’s invites you to indulge in the captivating world of WcDonald’s starting February 27th. “Welcome to WcDonald’s, may I take your order?”

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