October 21, 2020

CoCo ICHIBANYA X Azur Lane

I’m very fond of Japanese curry and it was recently revealed that the immensely famous curry restaurant CoCo ICHIBANYA is collaborating with some of the girls from the popular smartphone […]
October 18, 2020

Demon Slayer Ramen x Nissin Chicken Ramen

Koyoharu Gotouge’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba series is a huge hit worldwide and the growth of the series continues to steamroll ahead. The series recently collaborated with the coffee brand DyDo […]
October 15, 2020

Halloween in Japan

This article was first featured in the Cosplay Deviants magazine in 2019. Please keep in mind that this article was first written in 2019. When you think about Halloween, you […]
October 9, 2020

Demon Slayer Coffee Can Designs

Japan is huge on coffee and I’m always a big fan of the anime collaborations with coffee because I admire both. I previously wrote about the Coffee brand DyDo Blend Coffee […]
October 8, 2020

DyDo Blend Coffee ORIGINAL x Demon Slayer

If there’s one thing I have learned about Japan since moving here, it’s that canned coffee is a huge market and there are always collaborations and campaigns surrounding it. Coffee […]
October 4, 2020

Japanese Halloween 2020 Snacks

The appeal of Halloween in Japan has become more popular in recent years and I’m not talking about the wild parties that occur at the scramble crossing in Shibuya each […]
September 30, 2020

One Piece X Gucci Collaboration

The Straw Hats of Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece will be setting sail to collaborate with the luxury brand of fashion house based in Florence, Italy, Gucci! The most recent issue […]
September 27, 2020

Haruhi Suzumiya Akihabara Gamers Exhibition Goods

The Akihabara Gamers Main Store recently held a special exhibition for the popular Bamboo Leaf Rhapsody episode from The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya series in July. While I wasn’t able to attend, […]
September 17, 2020

Wonda Coffee Morning Shot Attack on Titan Coffee Can Designs

I previously wrote about the Coffee brand WONDA x Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan collaboration campaign and they recently released the limited-edition coffee can design of the Wonda Coffee Morning Shot. The campaign will run until […]
September 3, 2020

Tsukimi “Moon-Viewing” Burger from McDonald’s Japan

One of the fascinating things about Japan is the limited-time seasonal products. Since autumn is nearing, McDonald’s Japan is offering the yearly Tsukimi Burger (月見バーガー) for a limited time. The […]
September 1, 2020

Uzaki-Chan Wants to Hang Out! Pop-up Shop

A pop-up shop based on Take’s Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out! (Uzaki-chan wa Asobitai!) anime and manga series will be occurring at the GIFT SHOP The AkiBa at Chiyoda, Tokyo, and the […]
August 31, 2020

Limited-Edition Attack on Titan Coffee Can Designs

Coffee brand WONDA is currently collaborating with Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan series to produce limited-edition coffee can designs that capture legendary scenes from the anime and manga series. The […]