In celebration of Gundam’s 40th anniversary and Hello Kitty’s 45 anniversary an official crossover between the two franchises has been announced.

The project was announced in an interview late last month and will pit Mobile Suit Gundam vs Hello Kitty in a number of contests both online and in real life.

Crunchyroll provides some details on what his crossover will entail:

“It is known that the project involves a LINE campaign where fans can vote for their favorite characters from each franchise and earn prizes, real-life promotions with restaurants and retail stores featuring this new rivalry, a “real mystery solving game” sponsored by SCRAP that is scheduled for Summer of 2019, and an animated preview video in which Kitty and the Gundam crew meet.”

You can check out the first animated preview video below:

The first contest isn’t expected to begin until tomorrow and will involve Marugame Udon noodles.

Both Amuro Ray and Kitty made announcements before the start f the contest.

Are you excited for the Mobile Suit Gundam and Hello Kitty crossover?