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!
While you may think of Japan as a nation of rice, you’d be hard pressed to find a town in the country without its very own bakery! With curry-filled pastries and the ultra-sweet melon pan, Japan has certainly made its own take of the wheat-based … [Read more...] about Japan’s weird and wonderful world of bread themed products 🍞
Japan is full of impeccably well-dressed pets, offering a broad range of pet clothes and costumes for both dogs and cats. Innovative capsule toy maker Kitan Club, the quirky geniuses behind such hits as Cup no Fuchiko and Putitto, have perfected the … [Read more...] about Kitan Club Cat Hats: Cute Costume Headwear for Kitties
Japan is world famous for the staggering range of capsule toys (also called gashapon or gachapon) available almost everywhere you go - from train stations to super markets. To demonstrate the breadth of fun items on offer, we'll introduce you to just … [Read more...] about Epoch Capsule Collection – capsule toys for every animal lover
Updated in July 2019 to add fresh items. Enjoy! Do you know Cu-Poche? These adorable action figures are pint-size perfection! Standing around 110 mm tall, they offer fourteen points of articulation to give you near-infinite posing options. Cu-Poche, … [Read more...] about Cu-Poche – adorable pocket-size action figures
We’ve searched the “tall grass” for the most popular Pokemon gashapon and created this list of collectibles worthy of adding to your Pokedex of playthings. Select your starter and pin on your Gym Badge, because these wild gashapon have appeared—and … [Read more...] about Pokemon Gashapon: “Gacha Gacha” Catch ’Em All!