From Up on Poppy Hill / Kokuriko-Zaka Kara

Yesterday, I finally watched another film of Studio Ghibli, “From Up on Poppy Hill” by¬†GorŇć Miyazaki, son of the great Hayao Miyazaki. The story takes place in Yokohama in 1963, which deals with¬†¬†‚ÄėRise of Post-War Japan‚Äô and the incoming Tokyo Olympics. Umi¬†Komatsuzaki is a high school student who looks after her brother and sister and…

Top Prize for Monthly Pixel Challenge and New Hauls

Post office clerk sent me on Tuesday (May 29, 2012) , “Ma’am you have mail, you can claim it now. Bring valid ID and Php 40.” It’s no doubt that it’s the prize for Hobby Frontier’s Monthly Pixel Challenge last April. As soon as I claimed the package, I was unsatisfied on how the package…

Dragon Nest Adventure Buddies

It’s Riotgrrrl and Mobsquad. ¬†Riotgrrrl is Lvl 40 Engineer while Mobsquad is an Lvl 24 alchemist. ¬†Before going to their quests, Riotgrrrl and Mobsquad had a detour and took photos of themselves fooling around.

Shonen Ace and Nichijou Figures

Monthly Shonen Ace is another one of those monster-sized phonebook magazines (974+ page count), targeted at older teenagers and college students, with genres that include SF, fantasy, sword and sorcery, school life and girls with guns. There are quite a few popular titles and artists, among are: Sora no Otoshimono, Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu, Code…

Kigurumi DX Hokago Tea Time Set

This is how they look like without their creepy animal mask on. …and this is how they look like with their mask on… brace yourselves!