Madman Anime Festival 2017

Yes, it’s that time of year again when we all get excited as the Madman Anime Festival rolls into Melbourne for 2017. Last year was the debut of the festival, put together by Australia’s largest distributor of quality anime, manga and heaps more otaku goodies, Madman. 2017 also saw the festival branch out to Perth and Brisbane before hitting up Melbourne for the last local … Continue reading Madman Anime Festival 2017

Today in Preorders

The last couple of days of preorder updates show a few fancy exclusive items! Firstly, from Amakuni and Hobby Japan, we have two very attractive blondes from two prolific artists – Namaniku ATK and Tsuji Santa! Ashikaga Chachamaru Wedding ver. has been made to match with the previously announced Sansei Muramasa and like Sansei, she also casts off. This Chachamaru has both a Regular and a … Continue reading Today in Preorders

Today in Preorders

Following yesterday’s public holiday in Japan, we have a handful of new items up for preorder. Firstly, from the folks at Square Enix, we have a few items from various properties! To start with, an adorable Static Arts Mini of ‘Kingdom Heart’s’ Shadow! Look at that adorable face. Character: Shadow/Nobody Series: Kingdom Hearts X Manufacturer: Square Enix Category: Static Arts Mini Price: ¥3,980 (Before Tax) … Continue reading Today in Preorders

Last Week in Preorders

Starting with a Limited and Exclusive from Aniplex+, Megumi Katou from the really good anime ‘Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata’ is up for preorder. She is in a really classy pink kimono and definitely doesn’t look boring. Unfortunately Aniplex+ doesn’t ship to international customers for anyone keen for her will have to use a proxy or a forwarding service. Character: Megumi Katou Kimono ver. Series: Saenai … Continue reading Last Week in Preorders

Last Week in Preorders – The Rest

And the items that don’t fit in the world of scales or Nendoroids! Still some wonderful items. Character: Kashima Series: Kantai Collection -KanColle- Manufacturer: Max Factory Category: figma Price: ¥8,148 (Before Tax) Release Date: March 2017 Run: Standard Character: Leafa Series: Sword Art Online II Manufacturer: Max Factory Category: figma Price: ¥5,741 (Before Tax) Release Date: February 2017 Run: Standard Preorders of Kashima and Leafa … Continue reading Last Week in Preorders – The Rest

Last Week In Preorders – Scales

Scale figures are the thing I love most and it’s always a good day if I can go and admire new ones for hours on end, like today! Again, there have been some fabulous re-release announcements, particularly Super Dangan Ronpa 2’s Nanami from Phat! Company. Character: Chiaki Nanami Series: Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Manufacturer: Phat! Company Category: 1/8th Scale Price: ¥13,000 (Before Tax) Release Date: … Continue reading Last Week In Preorders – Scales

Last Week in Preorders – Nendoroids

Yet another week of delayed preorder announcements but fortunately these are all worth the wait. And since we’re going over a marathon 2 weeks of content, I’ll concentrate on what we all know you want to see; pictures and details! Between the last update and today, we have seen so many good items come up for order and even a few re-releases announced. Character: Harley Quinn … Continue reading Last Week in Preorders – Nendoroids

Wedding Dress Holo Figure Announced! Tokyo Otaku Mode x Myethos Collaboration Figure Project for 10th Anniversary of Spice and Wolf Takes Off!

This year marks the 10th anniversary since the first volume of the Spice and Wolf light novel series hit shelves in 2006 from Dengeki Bunko. In commemoration, the Spice and Wolf & Isuna Hasekura 10th Anniversary Official Site has been launched, and new projects are being announced one after another. Taking off now is the Spice and Wolf Figure Project, brought to you collaboratively by … Continue reading Wedding Dress Holo Figure Announced! Tokyo Otaku Mode x Myethos Collaboration Figure Project for 10th Anniversary of Spice and Wolf Takes Off!

Last Week In Preorders

Well it doesn’t seem right to say it’s this week when it was actually last week but Melbourne’s Animaga Convention meant I wasn’t able to get these delicious preorder updates to you last week. Orange Rouge don’t look like they’re about to slow down any time soon with their ‘Touken Ranbu -ONLINE-‘ figures. This 1/8th scale figure of Shishiou based on his standard standing pose from the … Continue reading Last Week In Preorders