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
Hypnosis Mic burst onto the scene in 2017 and has been making waves throughout the otaku world ever since! The multimedia rap project is the love child between King Records and Idea Factory with some of the most well-known voice actors in the biz … [Read more...] about Hypnosis Mic Merchandise Roundup
Ichiban Kuji (一番くじ) is a lottery released every month by Bandai Spirits (formerly Banpresto), the company behind many prize figure lines such as Q Posket and EXQ. Each month you can play to win exclusive merchandise that is only available through the … [Read more...] about Ichiban Kuji – The Win-Win Otaku Lottery
With the expansion of the Harry Potter universe into the Fantastic Beasts movie franchise, the magic of the wizarding world is not over quite yet. Japan is some of J.K Rowling’s biggest fans with millions of books and movie tickets being sold across … [Read more...] about Japan-exclusive Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts Merchandise
How are you spending the holidays this year? If it’s anything like us then you’ll have a wishlist full of otaku goodies this year too. If you need some help writing up your Christmas list to send off to the North Pole, we have you covered. Read on to … [Read more...] about Holiday Item Roundup 2018: The must-have Japanese Christmas merch of the festive season!
Updated in August 2019 to add fresh items. Enjoy! The past few years have been somewhat of a Ditto renaissance in the Pokeworld. The Pokemon Center releases more and more Ditto-featured merchandise every season and he is even the missing link to … [Read more...] about Ditto Transforms! The weirdest and most wonderful Pokemon merchandise series