It’s already the spookiest time of year again! Even though celebrating Halloween has only just gained traction in Japan in recent years, department stores and supermarkets have gone all out with Halloween decorations, decking their shelves with … [Read more...] about Happy Halloween 2018! Spooky Goodies Hot from Japan
Over three decades ago, Akira transcended its genre with breathtaking artistry and a daring exploration of darker social-political themes. The manga's success was instrumental in spreading otaku culture beyond Japan, and today both the original manga … [Read more...] about Akira Merch: Rare Collectibles from Japan’s Explosive Masterpiece
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
With details rivaling those of their big-screen counterparts, Bandai’s ever-increasing collection of Star Wars vehicles features a mastery of hobby model kits unequaled in this galaxy. In celebration of Disney’s latest theatrical release Star Wars: … [Read more...] about Become One with the Force with Bandai Star Wars Vehicle Models
One of the most popular shonen series of all time, Fullmetal Alchemist has conjured a legion of fans worldwide with video game spin-offs, anime adaptations, light novels, and more trailing in the wake of its original 2001 manga release. With a … [Read more...] about Fullmetal Alchemist Merchandise Worthy of Transmuting into Your Collection
Winter is here, presents are near, and Japan has a sleigh full of anime figures to bring home for the holidays! It’s time to get in the Christmas spirit with our wish list of 2017’s most festive releases. Good Smile Company – Nendoroid & Figma … [Read more...] about Christmas Anime Figures 2017: Give the Gift of Anime!