August 14, 2020

Neon Genesis Evangelion Furikake

I recently wrote about the Japanese food company Marumiya (丸美屋) teaming up with Neon Genesis Evangelion to produce Evangelion-themed spicy beef curry and now they’re teaming up again for Evangelion-themed furikake (ふりかけ)! […]
August 5, 2020

Pikachu-Flavor Potato Chips in Japan

Japanese snack food manufacturer KOIKE-YA (湖池屋) has collaborated with The Pokémon Company for two Pikachu inspired flavors for its Karamucho (spicy) and Suppamucho (sour) potato chips. A total of 3 […]
August 3, 2020

Exclusive Pokémon Card from Denny’s Japan

I recently posted about my visit to Denny’s in Japan since they currently have a limited campaign with The Pokémon Company ongoing that first started on July 10, 2020, and […]
August 1, 2020

Initial D X Shibukawa Stamp Rally!

If you’re a fan of the Initial D manga series written and illustrated by Shuichi Shigeno and happen to be in Japan a stamp rally (スタンプラリー) event titled Initial D […]
July 29, 2020

Neon Genesis Evangelion Curry

Japanese food company Marumiya (丸美屋) is currently collaborating with the critically acclaimed Neon Genesis Evangelion anime series to help promote the upcoming theater release of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a […]
July 28, 2020

Dragon Ball Super’s Shenron and the Dragon Balls Gets Turned into Sweets!

Family Mart has teamed up with Bandai’s “Tabemasu” 食べマス traditional Japanese sweets (wagashi / 和菓子) series to bring the popular anime and manga series Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama in […]
July 25, 2020

Taiwanese Pianist Cosplays as Haruhi Suzumiya and Plays God Knows

Taiwanese pianist Pan Piano has been uploading piano covers of anime songs to YouTube for the past three years and has recently covered “God Knows” by Hirano Aya from the […]
July 22, 2020

Denny’s Japan Teams up with The Pokémon Company

The popular Denny’s Family restaurant in Japan has teamed up with The Pokémon Company for a limited-time campaign that will run from July 10, 2020, to August 31, 2020. At […]
July 16, 2020

The Trope of the Beach Episode in Anime

This article was first featured in the Summer 2019 issue of Cosplay Deviants magazine.  Summer is here and there is no better time than now to talk about the trope of […]
July 4, 2020

The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya Exhibition at Akihabara Gamers Main Store

On December 27, 2003, The Boredom of Haruhi Suzumiya light novel released in Japan and that means it’s been over 16 years since the release of the short story Bamboo Leaf Rhapsody. The […]
July 2, 2020

Don’t Toy with Me, Miss Nagatoro TV Anime Announced

The official website for Nanashi’s Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro (Ijiranaide, Nagatoro-san) has revealed that the manga series will receive a TV anime adaptation. It was also revealed that […]
June 26, 2020

Cyberpunk: Edgerunners Anime by Studio Trigger Slated for 2022 on Netflix

During the Cyberpunk 2077 Night City Wire: Episode 1 livestream on Thursday, Polish video game developer CD Projekt Red revealed that they will be teaming up with Japanese animation studio Studio […]