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Anime

Mecha Action In Granbelm TV Trailer

Magic and mecha action combine in upcoming anime, GRANBELM. Catch the trailer inside.

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Cosplay Events

Smash 2016 Update – Mecha Cosplayer Announced For 4th Guest

And the special guests keep rolling out for SMASH! 2016. This time it’s mecha cosplayer,TAKAHIRO (GOLDY) SAKAI! It’s shaping up to be an amazing looking convention for it’s 10th anniversary. Here’s the press release with all the info below. SMASH! 2016 GUEST PROFILE: COSPLAYER TAKAHIRO (GOLDY) SAKAI Official Website: http://gadgettool.web.fc2.com/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/Goldy-1549129935365479/ Meet TAKAHIRO (GOLDY) […]

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Events Movies

Patlabor Mecha Goes Up In Japan

Patlabor, the classic anime, has received a live adaptation for the Japanese cinemas in two movies recently covering different chapters. So what better way to help promotions than by putting up a giant life sized Ingram mecha in downtown Tokyo. In the area of┬áKichijoji, this mecha proved to be quite the sight.   [AFG_gallery id=’394′] […]

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Events Figures Pop Culture

Hello Kitty Giant Robot Chogokin Anniversary Video

We ran a post the other day regarding the 40th anniversary of the famous feline, Hello Kitty. However it’s also the 40th anniversary of┬áchogokin line of mecha figures this year. So why not join the two and release a special Hello Kitty robot figure? The figure will be released in June this year and will […]

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Events Food

Majestic Prince Teams Up With Burger King In Japan

Team ups and collaborations are nothing new in Japan so it should come as no surprise that a new anime for the Spring has teamed up with a US fast food giant. There’s a new mecha anime in town called Majestic Prince and they’ve now teamed up with Burger King to produce the Shiwo Wopper. […]

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Japan

Gundam Time Lapse In Odaiba

I recently posted about the Gundam mecha figure making a welcome comeback to Japan, albeit in pieces, but still able to be viewed by people. Well now I now have a time lapse video of the park opened for visitors so you can check out the teeming visitors to the figure. Check out the helmet […]