Japan Railways debuted its first-ever Hello Kitty-themed bullet train, 'Shinkansen', in Osaka on Saturday. There was a public display of cuteness as a Hello Kitty mascot presented the high-speed train ahead of its inaugural round trip between Osaka and Fukuoka. Set to revitalise its regional destinations, the pink and papillion-adorned bullet train belongs to a fleet of 500 trains styled with... Еще the loved feline's signature themes and looks from flooring to seat covers and windows. Hello Kitty Shinkansens showcase not only the adorable cat motifs, but also Japan's regional specialities and goods and comes complete with a selfie booth. Operated by Japan's Shinkansen train operator, West Japan Railway Co. Ltd, the trains are scheduled to run between Shin-Osaka and Hakata in Fukuoka city in western Japan's Fukuoka prefecture until the end of September. Debuted in 1974, Hello Kitty is a fictional cartoon character depicting an anthropomorphic cat living in outskirts of London.