April 5, 2022

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure x Tokyo Skytree

Tokyo Skytree is collaborating with the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure franchise with an event called JOJOTREE: JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure in Tokyo Skytree. The event will be held from May 10 to […]
March 15, 2022

Pokemon Salt and Pepper Shakers from Premium Bandai

I have fond memories of playing the first generation of Pokémon when it was released in Europe in 1999. I was fortunate enough to be gifted a copy of Pokémon […]
March 2, 2022

KFC Fukubukuro 2022

I’ve always been fond of the idea of a lucky bag full of goods. Fukubukuro is a Japanese New Year custom that results in thousands of people queuing up outside […]
February 16, 2022

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Lemon Sour Drinks

Japanese convenience store Lawson has collaborated with the Netflix anime series Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 for a limited edition Lemon Sour can with two designs at 198 yen ($1.71 USD) […]
February 2, 2022

Mitsuhiro Arita x Swaps4 Giveaway!

I recently had the opportunity to interview Japanese artist Mitsuhiro Arita and we’ve teamed up for a giveaway! A total of 4 winners will have a chance to get their […]
February 1, 2022

Top 50 Anime of 2021 According to 5ch

Popular Japanese textboard website, 5chan (5ch), has revealed rankings of the most popular anime of 2021. Here are the rankings: 50. Restaurant to Another World 2 48 votes 48 (tie). […]
January 25, 2022

Interview: Mitsuhiro Arita

To celebrate the interview we have decided to host a giveaway and give a total of 4 winners a chance to get their hands on some signed books from Mitsuhiro […]
January 21, 2022

Yom x Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation Event Revealed

A collaboration event between the Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation video game and illustrator Yom is now live. The event started on January 19 and will run until January […]
January 17, 2022

Pokémon Stamp Box and Promo Cards

Last year I wrote about the special Pokémon stamp box that was available via pre-order only but they later changed it to a lottery system due to the high demand. […]
December 24, 2021

KFC Christmas Premium Series Chicken 2021

I’m very fond of eating Kentucky Fried Chicken during the holiday season and I’ve always wanted to try the Christmas Premium Series Chicken but it’s extremely limited and pre-orders close […]
December 23, 2021

KFC Christmas 2021

Happy holidays! As the year comes to an end, it’s time to enjoy the annual Japanese Christmas tradition of eating Kentucky Fried Chicken for dinner during the holiday season.  The […]
December 18, 2021

Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War Arc Slated for October 2022

During Jump Festa 2021 it was revealed that the anime adaptation of Tite Kubo’s Bleach is slated to return from October 2022. The new promo video reveals that the Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood […]