Gashapon Cat Toys Come To Japan

Capsule toy machines, or gashpaon, are huge in Japan and can literally be found everywhere. There are heaps of random treasures to be found from anime characters, Hello Kitty variations, limited edition keyrings and loads more. They’re extremely addictive though as you try and collect each item from any set and being that they’re usually around ¥100, it’s very easy to spend more than what … Continue reading Gashapon Cat Toys Come To Japan

Bear Lingerie? Only In Japan!

Remember I ran a post about cat lingerie doing the rounds in Japan recently? It seems like more animals are jumping on the sexy lingerie bandwagon as now bear lingerie is a thing in Japan. The lingerie comes with five individual pieces and is called the “Kaizoku Kuma” or Pirate Bear outfit if you please. *Ahem* It’s very cute though with fangs on the top half, … Continue reading Bear Lingerie? Only In Japan!

Cat Day Celebrated With Donuts In Japan

Cats are very loved in Japan so much so that they have a National Day all for themselves. A few days on February 22nd was Cat Day and what better way to celebrate than with some amazingly delicious donuts from Ikumi Mama Animal Doughnuts. Just for you trivia buffs, August 8 is International Cat Day while February 22 is also Ninja Day in Japan. Makes sense, cats … Continue reading Cat Day Celebrated With Donuts In Japan

27th Annual Nyan Nyan Nyan Day For Japan

Cats are popular around the world especially so in Japan where they celebrate Cat Day or as its known, Nyan Nyan Nyan Day. February 22nd marked the 27th annual cat day for Japan with approximately 10 million felines living in people’s homes which makes Japan one of the highest cat owning populations per capita. Japan has cat friendly homes with the designs built to accommodate owner’s furry … Continue reading 27th Annual Nyan Nyan Nyan Day For Japan