New Year "nengajo" (greeting cards), featuring popular all-girl idol group AKB48 went on sale on Thursday.
The originally designed card comes in a set of three for 630 yen and is available through Jan 7 at stores such as Ito Yokado and FamilyMart.
Some cards have the girls' photos on them, while others have their autographs. Each set features different members of the group.
Forty-eight lucky buyers will be eligible to take part in a lottery to win an autographed AKB48 photo.© Japan Today