To mark Evangelion: 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo's Blu-ray and DVD launch, burger chain Lotteria is unleashing a jumbo hamburger in Japan.

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It's called the "Q-Story Cheese Burger", because, in part, the movie's Japanese title is Evangelion Shin Gekijouban: Q. It's also wordplay: The burger has nine patties, and the Japanese word for nine is "kyuu". GEDDIT?

So clever. Lotteria sure loves the burger puns!

Bundled with a Spear of Longinus fork, the burger is 1,280 yen (US$12.86) and goes on sale April 24 until the end of May.

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In the last few years in Japan, especially since the McDonald's Mega Mac, fast food chains like Lotteria have been offering silly-sized burgers. It's a thing. A high calorie thing.

In case you missed it, here is Kotaku's review of Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo.

エヴァ「Q」とコラボ、9段バーガー発売 ロッテリア [Asahi Thanks, Sang!]

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