Hard to believe but Koharu Sakuraba’s (桜場 コハル) comedic slice-of-life manga Minami-Ke (みなみけ) is turning 10 this year! To celebrate this monumental event, Kodansha (株式会社講談社) will be releasing the limited edition of volume 12 with three semi-functional mini figures of the three Minami sisters! Oldest sister Haruka (南 春香) can sit on your cup of instant ramen to keep the lid closed while you wait for it to be cooked while middle sister Kana (南 夏奈) can hold your chopsticks together. Keep Reading
Oktoberfest is one of the world’s most awaited events held in Munich, Germany and of course, what is Oktoberfest without beer and sexy beer girls? With Oktoberfest certainly months away, you can still celebrate early on in the year with this Super Pochacho (すーぱーぽちゃ子) figure. This adorable chubby girl dresses up in a skimpy blue dirndl that emphasizes her too generous bosom with a mug of beer on either hand.
If the name Super Pochaco sounds oddly familiar, Super Pochaco has something to do with the Super Sonico (すーぱーそに子). Keep Reading
The more you get thirsty, the more you get strong. This is how we quench our thirst!
Wataru Watanabe’s (渡辺 航) cycling-themed manga/anime franchise, Yowamushi Pedal (弱虫ペダル), has teamed up with Japanese sports drink Pocari Sweat (ポカリスエット) for a tie-in promotion for this month.
Posters bearing the six main cyclists of YowaPeda holding a bottle of Pocari Sweat in their hands, namely Sakamichi Onoda (小野田 坂道), Makishima Yusuke (巻島 裕介), Tadokoro Jin (田所 迅), Manami Sangaku (真波 山岳), Toudou Jinpachi (東堂 尽八), and Arakita Yasutomo (荒北 靖友), will be appearing in various train stations in Japan as well as insides of the Seibu Line and Izu Hakone Line trains. Keep Reading
Guess who’s going to marry another video game character? Kantai Collection (艦隊これくしょん) players now have the chance to marry their characters once the girls hit level 99. And of course, what’s a wedding without a wedding ring and a marriage certificate?
The “Papers and Ring” item comes free when a quest is completed. If you have a whole harem to tend to, additional rings will set you back 700 yen each which can be found in the item shop. Keep Reading
Hatsune Miku (初音ミク) has everything from racing cars to mp3 players and now to add up to the mountainous pile of Hatsune Miku inspired items is a keyboard for the musician in you! This keyboard has first made its appearance in the previous Miku Love FamiMa campaign as a prize but if you’ve missed it, now is your chance to finally own it!
Released by none other than FamilyMart (ファミリーマート), this teal and purple limited edition keyboard is produced by KORG (株式会社コルグ). Keep Reading
Ryuko Matoi (纏 流子) from Kill La Kill (キルラキル) may be a fiery school girl but her Nendoroid just screams kawaii. This Scissor Blade-toting little Nendo is poseable comes with a couple of facial expressions that are just too cute and too fierce.
Kill La Kill revolves around the life of 17-year-old high school student, Ryuko Matoi. Known for her ferocity and stubbornness, Ryuko transfers to Honnouji Academy (本能字学園) with the hopes of finding answers to the death of her father. Keep Reading
Agent of Love and Courage, the pretty sailor suited soldier Sailor Jupiter! In the name of Jupiter, I will punish you!
Have you been religiously tailing the S.H. Sailor Moon Figuarts for quite some time already? How many Sailor Soldiers (セーラー戦士) are already in your collection? If you’re missing two out of five of the Inner Senshi (内部太陽系戦士), worry no more! Sailor Jupiter (セーラージュピター) is coming right at you to join the S.H. Keep Reading