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Hobby Round 5 Quick Index

Hobby Round 5 was held in Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial trade center ( 東京都立産業貿易センター ) Hamamatsucho hall ( 浜松町館 ) on April 03, 2011. It was a hobby exhibition held by Volks themselves to showcase their upcoming and current hobby products like figures, GK, plastic models and many others. Continue reading »

Tamashii Feature’s Vol.2 Index:

Tamashii Feature’s Vol.2 ( 魂フィーチャーズvol.2 ) was held in Akiba on February 11 -12, 2011, will be held in Osaka on February 20, 2011, and in Taipei, Taiwan on March 18-20, 2011. It is an exhibition hosted by Bandai featured their up coming figure series. Continue reading »

Good Smile cafe: April 2011 Index:

For those who don’t know, Good Smile Company opened a “Good Smile cafe” in Chiba since August 2010. It is a theme restaurant that features Good Smile Company products. They had featured Black Rock Shooter, Good Smile Racing, and Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt before. Now they’re having Nendoroid theme this time until end of April! Continue reading »

2011 Winter Hobby Manufacturers Joint Exhibition Index

The “2011 Winter Hobby Manufacturers Joint Exhibition” ( 2011冬 ホビーメーカー合同商品展示会 ) was held at Akihabara UDX ( 秋葉原UDX ) on February 8, 2011 right after every Wonder Festival. This was an exhibition for the hobby product manufacturers to exhibit their products. Continue reading »

Wonder Festival 2011 [Winter] Index:

An event of figures, models, and garage kits, Wonder Festival 2011 [Winter] was held on February 06 (Sunday) at Makuhari Messe ( 幕張メッセ ). Let’s go to the largest scale of Wonfes in the history! Continue reading »

Doll Party 24 Index

Dolls Party 24 (ドールズ・パーティー24) was held on December 12, 2010 at Tokyo Big Sight ( 東京ビッグサイト ) by Volks. It was a dolls only event with over 500 companies and doll circles participled. Since this event was held by Volks, most of the dolls are Dollfie Dream and Super Dollfie. Continue reading »

Comiket 79 Index

Comiket ( コミケット, Comic Market ) is the world’s largest manga convention, held twice a year, once in August, and once in December, at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo, Japan. The 79th Comiket ( C79 ) was held on December 29-31, 2010. Continue reading »

three STUDIO/GALLERY Index

“Three” is an artist collective from Japan. Some of their works are made with melted PVC figures. A lot of people love how cute and horrible their artwork seems at the same time. As a graphic designer myself, I like it a lot. I think their artworks are amazing and very creative. =] Continue reading »

Treasure-Festa 2010 in Ariake 4: Index

Treasure-Festa 2010 in Ariake 4 ( トレジャーフェスタ in 有明4) was held on December 12, 2010 at Tokyo Big Sight ( 東京ビッグサイト ). Just like any Treasure-Festa, you will find a lot of GK, dolls and many other figure related stuff in the event! Continue reading »

X’mas Caravan, Go with BRS RV, BRS Blu-ray&DVD Set and New Figure Debut Tour: Index

X’mas Caravan, Go with BRS RV, BRS Blu-ray&DVD Set and New Figure Debut Tour ( B★RSキャンピングカーと行くX’masキャラバン~B★RS Blu-ray&DVDセット発売記念と新作フィギュア披露目巡業~ ) was started from December 17 to 21, 2010. The Black Rock Shooter Caravan will go from place to place in Japan to celebrate the launch of the BRS Blu-ray&DVD set. Continue reading »

Jump Festa 2011 Index

The Jump Festa 2011 ( ジャンプフェスタ2011 ) was held in Chiba-ken Makuhari Messe ( 千葉・幕張メッセ ) on December 18-19, 2010. It is an annual event in Japan, all about anime and manga, sponsored by Shueisha, creators of the various Jump anthologies. Continue reading »

Mega Hobby EXPO Winter Festival 2010 Index

Mega Hobby EXPO 2010 ( メガホビEXPO 2010 ) was held at Akihabara UDX Event Gallery ( 秋葉原UDXイベントギャラリー ) on November 21, 2010. It was a figure exhibition joint by Megahouse, Alter, and Hobby Japan to showcase their figure line-up. Continue reading »

Clayz Moe-ro Festival 7 in Akihabara Index

Clayz Moe-ro Festival 7 in Akihabara ( クレイズ萌え~ろ祭り7 in 秋葉原 ) was hosted in Akihabara Hirose Muusen Building 5F( 廣瀬無線ビル 5F) on November 26, 2010. It was a small event that hosted by Clayz itself to showcase their lines of GK and PVC figures. Continue reading »

The 2nd Gift Plush Festival Index:

The 2nd Gift Plush Festival ( Giftぬいぐるみふぇすてぃばる ) was held in animate Akihabara branch ( アニメイト秋葉原店 ) 7/F event hall on November 28, 2010. It was a plush exhibition held by Gift themselves to showcase their upcoming and existing plushies. Continue reading »

The 22nd Prize Fair 2011 Spring Index

The 22nd Prize Fair 2011 Spring ( 第22回プライズフェア 2011 SPRING ) was held in Tokyo TOC Ariake ( 東京 TOC 有明 ) on November 11, 2010. The prize items in this Prize Fair are going to be released in April to June 2011. There were 6 exhibitors this time. They were Banpresto, Sega, Taito, FuRyu, System Services, and Eikoh. Continue reading »

Miyazawa Model Exhibition 2010 Autumn Index

The Miyazawa Model Exhibition 2010 Autumn ( 宮沢模型展示会2010年秋 ) was held on November 09, 2010. It is one of the biggest business-to-business figure/toys exhibition that held twice a year in Spring and Autumn. Continue reading »

Treasure-Festa 2010 in Kobe 2 Index

Treasure-Festa 2010 in Kobe 2 ( トレジャーフェスタin神戸2 ) was held on October 31, 2010 at Kobe International Exhibition Center. You could find a lot of GK, dolls and many other figure related stuff in this event. It has been one and half year since Treasure-Festa held in Kobe last time! Continue reading »

2010 the 50th All Japan Mokei Hobby Show Index

2010 the 50th All Japan Mokei Hobby Show ( 第50回 全日本模型ホビーショー ) was held on October 14-17 2010 in Chiba-ken Makuhari Messe ( 千葉・幕張メッセ ). It is one of the largest hobby shows which is being organised by the Japan Plamodel Industry Association. Continue reading »