Updated in August 2019 to add fresh items. Enjoy! Hello Kitty, My Melody and Twin Stars are beloved by old and young all over the world - but the wonderful universe of Sanrio contains a staggering number of cute and quirky characters of every … [Read more...] about Lesser-known Sanrio Characters
Despite the Empire’s best efforts, a force much greater than the Dark Side is still spreading throughout the galaxy: The joy of being a Star Wars fan! While The Force Awakens propelled our favorite space saga into exciting new directions, it looks … [Read more...] about Japanese Star Wars Merch That Will Throw You into Hyperdrive!
If there’s a company that knows how to capitalize on Japan’s reputation for bewilderingly unusual—but super convenient—gadgets, it’s Thanko. Since 2003, Thanko’s “RARE-MONO” (or “extraordinarily unusual products”) have been the talk of TV, radio, and … [Read more...] about Thanko: 10 Cool Japanese Gadgets That Redefine Your USB