The Japandaman Female 2018 Cosplay Calendar

A few of you who frequent this site may also follow me on my various social media platforms and if you do then you’ll be aware that I’ve been posting pics of myself with cosplayers alluding to some secret squirrel business for the past few months. Well, the time has come to reveal what all of us have been working on and I give you … Continue reading The Japandaman Female 2018 Cosplay Calendar

COSPLAYER OF THE MONTH MARCH 2017: DAT-BAKA COSPLAY

Sorry for letting this segment lapse…it’s been two whole months since the last update and to launch this segment in 2017, I thought I’d feature a male cosplayer. It’s Melbourne based cosplayer, Dat-Baka Cosplay! With a whole range of cosplays in his arsenal, this is one cosplayer to check out and if you haven’t yet, you’ve seriously been missing out!! //LINKS// Facebook DeviantArt Continue reading COSPLAYER OF THE MONTH MARCH 2017: DAT-BAKA COSPLAY

FLY TO JAPAN AND FOOD!: J-VLOGGING 2016 DAY 1

Welcome to the first J-Vlog update in this Japan trip for 2016! In this first update, it kicks off with us waiting for our flight to Japan at Melbourne Airport, some in-flight footage, landing at Narita and then some walking around our neighbourhood of Asakusa in search of some food and sweets! This one was a rush job as we’re completely tired from the flight … Continue reading FLY TO JAPAN AND FOOD!: J-VLOGGING 2016 DAY 1

ACMI Presents Essential Anime Heroines

If you’re short on having something to do in the lead up to Christmas, then check out the Essential Anime Heroines movie festival which kicked off yesterday at ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image) in Federation Square in Melbourne. There’s a great array of films up for selection with classic Ghibli fare My Neighbour Totoro, Spirited Away, Arrietty, Princess Mononoke and other more contemporary titles … Continue reading ACMI Presents Essential Anime Heroines

Bubble Pop Asian Pop Radio Interview

For those that don’t follow me on social media (shame on you), I’ve been involved with arranging a K-Pop event night called Bubble Pop which is going down on August 12th at Good Things Bar, 147 Commercial Rd, South Yarra. In order to help promote the event, myself, Neko and Silhouette were interviewed by Asian Pop Radio which aired recently. In case you missed it, … Continue reading Bubble Pop Asian Pop Radio Interview

Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival 2016

If you’re going to be in the Melbourne CBD this weekend, then swing past Federation Square on Sunday 28th of February for the annual Japanese Summer Festival. It’s always a fun day out with entertainment, special guests, food, drink and cosplay as far as the eye can see!! It runs from 12PM – 6PM and there are usually fantastic raffle prizes as well. If you … Continue reading Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival 2016

Supanova Melbourne 2015 Video Highlights

The weekend that just passed saw the commencement of the convention season for 2015 with Supanova rolling into Melbourne. Melbourne is the first of many stops for the Supanova train. Always attracting many Supa Star guests, this year was no different. From Christopher Lloyd from Back to the Future, George Takei from Star Trek, Charisma Carpenter from Buffy and Angel, Jason David Frank from Power … Continue reading Supanova Melbourne 2015 Video Highlights

Episode 6 Of It’s Japan, Man! Goes Live

This update is REALLY late so apologies but we’ve been busy beavers working in the background on secret projects! But here is our labour love, episode 6 of the show that takes a look at the otaku lifestyle in Australia. The show that we call It’s Japan, Man! And also of particular note is that this episode marks the end of season 1 which has … Continue reading Episode 6 Of It’s Japan, Man! Goes Live

Japanese Festival 2013 – Melbourne, Box Hill

This past Sunday in Melbourne (May 19) saw the annual holding of the Japanese Festival in the suburb of Box Hill. It was a great day with a hint of chill in the air ensuring that the event had a great turn out. There was loads do and heaps of activities which allowed you to immerse yourself in the Japanese culture. It was organised by … Continue reading Japanese Festival 2013 – Melbourne, Box Hill