Last year the world was caught in the blast of a new form of moe (Considering by many as the new Touhou Project…) that is the fleet management browser game called Kantai Collection, or Kancolle for short. =w=
Spanning across all types of mediums and forms, the various bishoujo rendition of World War era battleships charmed the likes of the otaku scene, driving its popularity to the max especially in recent Moons.
Merchandise of these lovely Kanmusu, most of them voiced by high-profile seiyuu veterans no less, are popping out like mushrooms ever since.
The recent announcements of a Kancolle anime which will be directed by the same person who did the Nanoha series, as well as a PlayStation Vita version of the game, certainly further accelerates its new-found fame, much to the delight of all Admirals (Or Teitoku aka T, affectionately referred to one another by the players of the game itself…).
Barely half a year since the last event, the 18th Wonderful Festival Summer once again was here to poison the minds of fellow figure collectors and otaku alike last Sunday!
Showcasing and announcing many of their upcoming releases and prototypes, it’s no wonder many respected makers strive to prove their worth by bombarding the event with loads and loads of eye-candies. w
Today is the 9th of the 3rd Moon, also known as 39 Day aka Miku Day! wwwww
For the uninitiated, learn more about the Day of Hatsune Miku over here.
In celebration of this wonderful occasion of Vocaloid appreciation, let’s have a short look at the recently arrived Figma Miku variation… XDc
A couple ‘o’ days have passed since the sweet foxy Saint Valentine’s Day…
Falls on the same day, Day 1 of the Lunar New Year also marks the day when major and amateur figure creators from all over Japan gathered in one large specialised event to show cast all their latest and upcoming releases…
The 17th annual Wonderful Hobby Life For You!! aka the Wonder Festival 2012 Winter bares its fangs poisoning would-be collectors and comrades alike!
Hatsune Miku has enjoyed much popularity over the years ever since her début as a virtual idol, taking up many positions such as being an official race queen for Good Smile Racing for the past few years.
While GSR has offered the public a chance to sponsor their favourite virtual idol in the GT races, it was only available to the Japanese for the past yesteryear.
Sponsors are usually given an assortment of limited Racing Miku merchandise for the year, especially the much sought after Figma and Nendoroid versions of the Racing Miku besides the usual straps, stickers, personal sponsorship cards and other stuffs…
Spotted at Good Smile Company’s booth during AFAMY12, Racing Miku version 2012’s elegant futuristic design caught my eyes, grabbing my heart with her almost impish grin… And I told myself this: I definitely must get a Figma version of her!
A wise one once said: There are always a higher mountain behind the hills…
Starting today April the 10th until the 1st of next Moon, comrades will be able to cast votes upon their favourite Nendoroid, Figma and Scaled Figures ever released by GSC in the past for a possible re-run/re-release, and nominate various charas in consideration for future releases! !
Available for PO starting today are a couple of lovely Figmas from very different backgrounds…
Now I’m having a slight dilemma deciding whether to obtain them both or just either one of them… D:
After some mishaps at the overly cautious Tenso.com, dat white nyan nyan in black finally found her way to her master’s den… ^_~
Upped for PO at the end of Summer last year, Figma Kamineko “Sei Tenshi Kamineko” Ver. is finally being released to the wild mid last Moon…
Being a Dengekiya Online Shop exclusive, of course I had to rely on a third-party deputy service to receive her in my stead before rerouting her transfer to my direction…
Pack your bunnies away for in less than a day’s time, we’ll see the rise of the Dovahkiin~~!!!
Well, that didn’t take too long… ^^;
As of yesternite, Figma Blog updated thair page with more piccies of the raburi Figma Phantas-Moon and as always judging from the trend set from past years, she’ll be available for PO starting the next day, which is today! :3c
The onee-chan finally makes
her triumphant return to her lovely imouto-tachi!
Phantas-Moon is a magical girl parody of Arcueid Brunestud of Tsukihime
infame, and have since appeared on various Type-Moon games (Fate: Tiger Colosseum Upper) and manga titles…
Announced earlier in conjunction with the starting of the broadcasting of the Fate/Zero anime, Figma Blog finally shows a complete coloured prototype of the ever smart-lookin’ Yakuza Saber!
Begun Holy Grail War has… :3c
If Tama-chan guessed correctly, it’s either Goshujin-sama’s plea was heard…
…or it’s GSC going all-out-Fate-mode to ride alongside the recent flow of Fate/Zero fever… ^_~
In less than a day’s time, one of the most anticipated anime series of this season is Fate/Zero, a prequel to Fate/Stay Night will soon starts its broadcast!
And guess what Figma Blog did to celebrate the imminent Holy Grail War? :3c