There was nothing quite like ripping open a brand new set of Pokemon cards and being the envy of the schoolyard as you paraded around your newly-opened holographic cards. Pokemon-filled schooldays may be over for most of us, but that doesn’t mean we … [Read more...] about Top 10 Nostalgic Pokemon Cards from your Childhood
What is Tamagotchi? Tamagotchi (たまごっち) is a series of Japanese virtual pets by the toy manufacturer Bandai. Originally released in 1996 in Japan and in 1997 throughout the rest of the world, the Tamagotchi soon became the fad toy of the time with … [Read more...] about Tamagotchi over the years – the ultimate pet in your pocket!
What is Eva Store? Eva Store is the official merchandise store of Neon Genesis Evangelion, the cult-classic mecha anime that is still making waves in the anime world over 20 years after its debut. The online store is shopping heaven for NGE fans, … [Read more...] about How to buy from Eva Store – A shopping paradise for Neon Genesis Evangelion fans!
Makeup plays a huge role in the Sailor Moon series, with compacts being one of the most powerful weapons in the arsenal of the Sailor Scouts. So it’s no wonder that Sailor Moon makeup and cosmetics are some of the most popular and sought-after merch … [Read more...] about Sailor Moon Makeup and Cosmetics – Moon Prism Power in your Makeup Bag!
What is gachapon? You probably remember raiding your piggy bank to feed to a capsule toy machine to get a bouncy ball or a jawbreaker as a child, but Japan is something else when it comes to capsule toys! Japanese capsule toys can be anything from … [Read more...] about Japanese Capsule Toys – Gachapon, gashapon, and beyond!
What does “bishonen” mean? “Bishonen” (美少年) is a Japanese term that literally translates to “beautiful young boy” used to describe young boys whose beauty transcends gender boundaries. In the non-Japanese otaku world, “bishonen” and its abbreviation … [Read more...] about Anime Bishonen Figures – Our Favorite Ikemen Figures That Will Make You Swoon
Tokyo is one of the fashion capitals of the world, famous for both its avant garde high fashion looks and home-grown indie talents. Modern streetwear has taken a lot of inspiration from the streets of Tokyo, and is the home of many of the world’s … [Read more...] about Five Amazing Women’s Streetwear Brands Fresh Off the Harajuku Streets