The devious feline will try anything to lull us into complacency before seizing our souls, and it has proven particularly effective in projecting its siren song through devices ranging fromto . Now, apparently no longer satisfied with mere electronics, Hello Kitty is aiming to control the origin of the music itself directly from the instrument--in this case, through a piano.
This miniature grand is one-sixth the scale of full-sized piano but has 88 keys and 100 pre-programmed pieces, 20 of which are naturally Hello Kitty's own ditties, as well as an SD card slot for more, according to Newlaunches. Only 500 of these limited-edition totems will be available for the bargain price of $600 at certain Sanrio stores. And lest you forget who's boss, the familiar mouthless image is etched into the instrument--in gold, no less, as is befitting of royalty.