Earlier this year, Transformers: The Ark, a Transformers-themed burger joint, opened in Hong Kong.(above video via Yukendoit In Asia)
Geek Culture took a visit in April and reported back with loads of details about the operation, including the merch scene:
For serious collectors, there is the premium Optimus Prime statue by Yolopark, priced at US$2,500 and available for purchase, along with an exclusive, in-store-only custom designed light-up Ark Weapons Vault. It is limited to only 100 pieces, is individually numbered, and will be made available soon, for US$2,500 as well.
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