Introducing the urban legend of Kiki’s Delivery Service.
Urban legend on the interpretation of the works were often many of the urban legend about the Ghibli you’ve covered so far with respect to Kiki’s Delivery Service, it is the story of adult circumstances that occurred just before the public.
Courier published just before the witch!
Ghibli was the expectation of considerable Kiki’s Delivery Service. This work can go absolutely! Such an atmosphere is not filled in the staff of Studio Ghibli in, could not wait to publish work everyone. Posters for movies could also be to the flyer was also delivered all.
Everyone had especially liked the title of this movie. Is not that nice witch “Kiki’s Delivery Service” Nantes to carry home luggage! It is a new idea! I thought so too. Phone of one is to come stake.
Suddenly Ghiburi got call from Yamato derivery service.
Telephone in the Studio Ghibli rang. Opponent was a man of Yamato Transport. “Now, I do not you ask the courier in particular…” Employees of Yamato Transport Co., Ltd. who is in the destination telephone staff and answer spit the word of the surprise.
“Our trademark will contain the title of the movie that, your company is now public.”
The word “courier” Actually it was a brand name of the service that has been trademarked, not the general noun. Employees of Yamato Transport continued.
“I can not acceptable as our company. Could you change the phrase” courier “in the title?”
There is not supposed to be such a thing. You have already announced under the title “Kiki’s Delivery Service”, and is putting what one million yen even money of flyers and posters the forehead! Moreover, timing was not only a week to the public.
Studio Ghibli side was thought by twisting their heads together how to deal with a meeting of the emergency. Meeting that lasted until midnight.
Courier premiere of the witch!
Kiki’s Delivery Service was published. Title remained of “Kiki’s Delivery Service”. I wonder what? How was probably forced to break through surely?
In fact, Yamato Transport and Studio Ghibli is negotiated with the public barely, it is incorporated into the trademark title that there “courier” in the conditions seemed was allowed. And its conditions.
• The Yamato Transport is the main sponsor of “Kiki’s Delivery Service”.
And image and character of Kiki’s Delivery Service is that you can use is Yamato Transport freely.
So, official sponsor of Kiki’s Delivery Service is of a Yamato Transport. Moreover, Jiji black cat that appeared in the story happens to be reminiscent of the black cat logo of Yamato Transport. It is a miracle synchro! Yamato was supposed to build a strong position after which the transportation industry by this synergistic effect.