When I was in high school and just starting to get into anime, find merchandise of my favourite shows was like finding a needle in a haystack. Outside of conventions, not many stores sold anime stuff, the only one near me was a stationary store called that I’m pretty sure sold unlicensed products. So I… Continue reading A Guide to Otaku Shopping in Sydney
After over ten years of watching anime I thought I had seen the full spectrum of what it can offer. From demon slaying teenagers to cat-banana mutants, it really took something special for me to go WTF. And that’s when my boyfriend introduced me to Keijo!!!!!!!!, a series so outlandish it needs eight exclamation points.… Continue reading Keijo!!!!!!!! Anime Review – The Ultimate Fan Service Series?
Ni no Kuni is a series of popular RPGs by Level 5 that have spanned five (soon to be six) games. The series has been highly praised for its complex stories, wonderful characters and Ghibli- style animations. Two of the games’ animated sequences were actually done by Studio Ghibli and the other games continued the style.… Continue reading Ni no Kuni Film Review – Lost Between Worlds
Over the last few weeks I’ve slowly been easing myself in the blogging game, and it’s been a lot harder than I thought it would be. When I was on my hiatus, I always imagined just opening WordPress and the latest blog post would magically flow from my fingers. But it’s been the exact opposite,… Continue reading How I Write Reviews – Sorting My Thoughts & Airing My Feelings
In my last trip to Japan, at the top of my shopping list was to buy some craft kits. I ended up being overwhelmed by the incredible variety there were in massive stores like Loft and Tokyu Hands. But amongst all the choices, I fell in love with a series called PAPER THEATRE by Ensky.… Continue reading Reviewing Ensky PAPER THEATRE – Craft Time!
Over the last few months I’ve developed a really keen interest in figure collecting. As I have been looking at forums and blogs, I’ve noticed a phrase pop up. That is, ‘holy grail’ figure. Now a lot of people have different checklists for what makes a figure a ‘holy grail’, but at its very essence… Continue reading My Top 5 ‘Holy Grail’ Figures
Wow, it’s been seven long months since I’ve been on this blog. Needless to say my hiatus extended far longer than I ever anticipated. I almost don’t know what to say. As I guess in my hiatus post, I’ve been absolutely wiped out from full time work. I get home, my brain is numb and… Continue reading How Time Flies…
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
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
Starting off a blog can be a daunting task, made even worse when you try to get some tips online. There’s hundreds of books, very expensive online courses and thousands more webpages dedicated to telling you exactly how to make the ‘best most successful blog that ever existed’. But when I started up my blog… Continue reading Three ‘Blogging Success’ Tips I Never Followed