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Pre-order your Kill la Kill and Fate/Stay Night Nendoroids

Act out your own episodes with Mako and Ryuko
Mar 28
// Brad Rice
Goodsmile Company has three new Nendoroids available for fans: Kill la Kill's Mako Mankanshoku and Ryuko Matoi, and yet another version of Rin Tohsaka from Fate/stay Night. These will make the perfect gift for yourself o...
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Titan Nendoroid

All hail and fear the Nendoroid Colossal Titan

The only thing that's big is its head
Jul 23
// Josh Tolentino
It was the year 2013. And on that day, mankind received an adorable reminder. We lived in fear and awe of Attack on Titan's merchandising potential, and no walls could protect us from the colossal head of the Colossal Titan Nendoroid. [Courtesy of our figure-lovin' pals at Tomopop!]
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Enjoy your prizes, people!
Sorry for taking too long on revealing the winner. Apparently, there was this major power outage at Japanator HQ, and we had to drive away the cats in the most non violent way possible. It was a long battle, but we were able ...

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Four packs, two ways to win.
[Update #2: The contest is now closed. Thanks for entering, the winner will be revealed later on in the day] [Update: We have revealed the two surprize prizes that Hiroko is giving away for option number one.] At the end of M...

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Moekanji Cards

Master the ways of kanji with Danny Choo's Moekanji cards

Now you can learn kanji with Mirai and her friends.
Apr 06
// Salvador GRodiles
I have yet to master the ways Moonspeak, but I've heard from many people that kanji is very hard to learn. But never fear, Danny Choo and the Good Smile Company are coming to your aid with the power of Moekanji cards! Now yo...

Norio Wakamoto Championship finally exists

Mar 27
// Chris Walden
It's finally here. An event that has been predicted since the beginning of time is finally being realised, and it'll be happening at Moe Culture Festival 2012. This is a new event being held by both Good Smile Company and Nip...

Finally, my beloved Sakura Wars goes Nendoroid

Oct 09
// Josh Tolentino
Well, it took a decade and a half, but it's finally happened: Sakura Wars, a most beloved franchise of my youth, is finally getting its own line of Nendoroid figures (not pictured above) in celebration of the series' fifteent...

Sign away your soul with a talking Kyubey pen

Sep 20
// Hiroko Yamamura
I love Kyubey. So empty, so evil, so collectable! The latest little Puella Magi Madoka Magica piece of merchandise I threw my money away on, is this cute talking pen they have over at AmiAmi. Looks perfect for signi...

Linkin Park streaming from Nicofarre on September 9th

Aug 24
// Chris Walden
Popular rock band Linkin Park will be performing the last show of their "A Thousand Suns" tour in the Tokyo club Nicofarre. Unlike previous fixtures in the tour, this show is set to debut remixes of songs from their latest al...

ClariS sings theme song for... Nendoroids?

Jul 28
// Tyler Jones
I had to read that headline a couple of times, thinking that I was about to see the theme song for Nendoroid Generations. It turns out the song "Anata n FIT" is just for Nendoroids themselves! It brings me back to the days of...

BAMP: Tomopop visits Good Smile Cafe

Jun 03
// OxKing
So, unless you guys are huge jerks and enjoy missing out being kept up-to-date on awesome things, Tomopop is still the bees knees. Aside from making me want to commit crimes to afford expensive pieces of plastic, they also ha...

Sad face: Goodsmile denies Black Rock Shooter 2 rumors

Nov 15
// Josh Tolentino
Not two days ago, in a dazzling display of journalism we (and many others, I'll have you know) reported that Black Rock Shooter, the Ordet-animated OVA based on a song based on a figure based on an illustration, would be gett...

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