Have you heard of Geek Pride Day? It is an unofficial celebration that originally started in Spain, and through the power of the internet has spread worldwide and become a popular way to give thanks for nerdy hobbies and interests! In English, the words 'geek' and 'nerd' can have very different meanings, but in Japanese they are both often translated as 'otaku'. There are many … [Read more...] about You Can Celebrate Geek Pride Day with Comiket Goods!
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Recently, Tomica's '50 Billionth Year Anniversary' has become a trending topic on Japanese Twitter. You may be wondering, 'Why 50 Billion?' In reality, it is Tomica's 50th anniversary this year, and this new '50 Billionth Year Anniversary' is just one part of this big new celebration, complete with special limited edition content and products. A Short History of … [Read more...] about The 50 Billionth Year Anniversary of Tomica’s Collectible Cars!
Ichiban Kuji is a Japanese lottery game that many stores and convenience stores participate in. You will usually enter the store and see a list of the prizes that you can win in the contest, and you can pay a few hundred yen at the store to purchase a ticket to give you one draw and chance at winning something great. The prizes are usually from popular franchises and can be … [Read more...] about You Will Love These Japanese Final Fantasy VII Lottery Prizes!
Anniversary Special items! Nissan GT-R and Fairlady Z unveiled from 1969 and here comes its 50th anniversary! Speak of the 2 cars, most of us must think of famous animation "Initial D" and blockbuster series "Fast & Furious"! And the items released this time will drive every fan crazy! Except for ordinary goods like tumbler cups and badges, there also have some bold … [Read more...] about Worldwide famous Nissan cars! 50th Anniversary of GT-R and Fairlady Z!
In order to see the concert of your favorite idol, are you in the war of getting a ticket? TOWER RECORD, which is a famous shop in Japan selling numerous music-related items such as CDs, photo books, etc. As know the most of how hard as being a fangirl/fanboy, they would like to support your though time as being a fan! Therefore, they produced lots of merch for you to support … [Read more...] about Omamori for the best seats at a concert! TOWER RECORD original merch for fans!
Always concerning what to play when hanging out with friends or family? Especially when there are quite many people in the party! Today I would like to introduce 3 board game to you, and hope will give you some new idea! 【Topology Memory】Crazy Slapjack！Not only have to move fast, also have to think fast!【Coyote】adorable illustration version of the classic board … [Read more...] about Stop playing UNO in your group! 3 games you should try in your next family game night!
Speak of board games, usually, games such as Monopoly, Scrabble, and Risk might come into our mind. However, there are much more kinds of board games than you think! Today I would like to introduce 4 simple games designed in Japan to a hardcore tabletop gamer who want to try something new! Board games made in Japan! Even a game that you can play on your own? We cooperate … [Read more...] about For tabletop gamer – Japanese board games recommendation!
Japanese company San-X created several famous characters such as Rilakkuma, Kogepan, etc. However, if you haven't heard of "Sumikko Gurashi" before, you are behind the time! "Sumi" means "corner" in Japanese, and usually connect with something or someone is castaway, which called "Sumikko". "Sumikko Gurashi" is a set of fictional characters based on this … [Read more...] about The rising star of San-X you should know – Sumikko Gurashi!
The classic blade-wielding fighting game series SAMURAI SHODOWN has made its comeback with brand new game in June, 2019. And this August, SAMURAI SHODOWN will take the main stage at EVO 2019, the largest and longest-running fighting game tournament in the world! To celebrate it, SNK offers a special summer sale at their SNK official online shop ! SNK SUMMER SALE … [Read more...] about [Limited Time Offer] SNK ONLINE SHOP ★SUMMER SALE 2019★
The temperature is climbing and we all change our clothes to beat the heat. However our lovely furkids cannot get rid of their fur, what can we help with them? Here are some smart items from Japan might give you some good idea! Cooling pad Need no more words, your furkids will definitely fall a good sleep with this pad! Summer costume Some times we cannot avoid the … [Read more...] about Good news to our furkids! Smart items to beat the heat!