Figurines

Kinose Azusa Starry☆Sky Figure Review

One of the best parts of figure shopping is stumbling upon something you never knew existed, and that’s exactly what happened with this figure. On my last trip to Japan I was walking through the Grand Chaos Mandarake store, keeping my eyes peeled for any grails and found Kinose Azusa. He was on the sole… Continue reading Kinose Azusa Starry☆Sky Figure Review

Anime

Naka no Hito Genome [Jikkyouchuu] Episode 1 Review

Naka no Hito Genome [Jikkyouchuu] also known as The Ones Within is a series I doubt is on everyone’s Summer anime watch list. The series is based on a manga of the same name by Osora, first published in 2014. This anime adaptation is by Silver Link who have also done series like Alice in Borderland [one of my very… Continue reading Naka no Hito Genome [Jikkyouchuu] Episode 1 Review

Otome Games

Otome News Round Up for June 2019

I’m back with another otome news round up post. I believe this is my third or fourth one, anyway I’ve finally worked out what headings I want to use and stick to. So these posts will be divided into four categories: ‘new releases this month’, ‘announcements’, ‘status updates’ and ‘posts on two happy cats’. The… Continue reading Otome News Round Up for June 2019

Otome Games

Ayakashi: Romance Reborn : Otome First Impressions

The much anticipated Ayakashi: Romance Reborn from Otome Romance (formerly known at Voltage Inc.) has been released worldwide. In the game you play as Futaba who has unlocked her powers as an Onmyoji diviner. Dark spirits called ‘wraiths’ are possessing people and turning them violent. With the help of a group of a handsome group of ayakashi,… Continue reading Ayakashi: Romance Reborn : Otome First Impressions

Otome Games

Interview with the Localised Game Director of Ayakashi: Romance Reborn 

Earlier this year, on Valentine’s Day in fact, Otome Romance ( formerly known as Voltage Inc.) announced a brand new game. Ayakashi: Romance Reborn definitely caught the attention of all otome fans, with incredible art, an interesting premise and a kickass heroine. In April, I had the opportunity to interview the game director of the localised Ayakashi: Romance… Continue reading Interview with the Localised Game Director of Ayakashi: Romance Reborn 

Figurines

Fixing My Broken Figures: A Short Tale of DIY

As careful as we are with our precious figures sometimes accidents do happen. A slip, a little bit too much pressure even a change of wind and a small delicate part is broken. When this happens it can be devastating, I should know. I recently purchased a Hatsune Miku Original Akifuku ver. figure , I’ve… Continue reading Fixing My Broken Figures: A Short Tale of DIY

Otome Games

Lost Alice is Moving to Story Jar

After the release of Eugen Wainwright in Lost Alice, many fans thought the story was over (including me). This was because when a new character is released, the NTT Solmare often teases the next character in the ‘character selection’ screen. I’ve also noticed a significant dip in the quality of the stories since the Grimm trio.… Continue reading Lost Alice is Moving to Story Jar