The Japanese Red Cross Society just open a blood donation room “akiba:F” near the Akihabara station ( 秋葉原駅 ), in front of Akihabara Electric Town ( 秋葉原電気街 ).
Daiki Kougyou is going to release the Daiki Gel Vol.1 Soft Clear Green ( ダイキジェル１号 ソフト クリアグリーン ). Will be released in December 2009, 900g, 3,000 yen. Only 500 set will be manufactured.
A Japanese masked sculptor has carved out life-sized anime character from round trunks. It’s truly one of the most massive project for summer holidays. =D
This is the newest Good Smile Company new TV commercial “New Petit Sweets Cake chapter”. The TV commercial of GSC last month was pretty disappointing. They just reused the same thing form the CM in Feburary and called it a day. The CM this month is a lot better, and the main characters are the …
I just saw it on Play-Asia today and I have to pass this great news to you guys! Play-Asia is currently having a VISA card promotion. Until September 6th, you will have 20% discount off the price tag if you pay by VISA (directly at Play-Asia, not PayPal) for the in-stock items except those that …
Here are the magazine scans this month. I’m so surprised that beside the Touhou figures, there aren’t any WF2009 [summer] exclusive figures news. Any way, let’s see what we have this month Lots of Queen’s Blade figures + Revoltech Queen’s Blade Tons of Nendoroid Megahouse Ga-Rei Zero figures No figma this month? And lots more!!
Bandai is releasing a unique toy called “Peller Model”, a kit to make cute little action figures of you and your friends. Around 100mm tall, 500 yen.
From June 13, 2009, Kaiyodo started to display the figures from the new Neon Genesis Evangelion movie “Evangelion 2.0 You can (not) Advance” ( 新劇場版エヴァンゲリオン「破」 ) in their Kaiyodo Hobby Lobby. These figures will be bundled with different magazine in July and August.
Here are the prize figure from Sega for October to December 2009. June 15, 2009: Updated with per-order links
This is the new products report from Bandai Collectors Division. Some of the items are their first time to be disclosured to the public.
This is the Good Smile Company new TV commercial “What a Wonderful Hobby Life With You!!” for this month. The TV commercial of GSC is getting better and better. I’m really looking forward for the next one. =D June 09, 2009: Updated with more photos
Since we don’t have any figure news today, I’ll just post some random things that I find on the web. Since there is only a month to go for the movie Evangelion 2.0 You can (not) Advance ( 新劇場版エヴァンゲリオン「破」 ), there are a lot of related products released to the market in Japan.
About 1 weeks ago, I was browsing the figure manufacturers website one by one as usual looking for figure news. Then I found that the Jun Planning’s website was down. I didn’t pay much attention to it since I thought it was pretty normal for a web server went down from time to time. Their …
Here is the new TV commercial of Good Smile Company in May 2009. I think it looks so much better than the previous The Hobby Has Come #01. Miku looks so nice here! =D
Kaiyodo just updated their Revoltech site last night and bring us a list of new figures aka “NEO Revoltech” from June to September. There will be a new Revoltech site called “Neo Revoltech” which will be launch on June, 2009. There aren’t really any photo on their site yet so I took some time (really …
Nothing really speical here. Just want to show you guys some photo that I took when I went to my friend’s home and played with his toys last week. This friend was the one that bought me into the figure world around 10 years ago. Without him, I don’t think Nekomagic will exist at all. …
Today is is April 1st and I wish everyone have a happy April Fool! No I aren’t gonna make any sick joke or change anything on Neko Magic to fool you guys. Instead I found some sites that are really interestig.
The new Kotobukiya Hobby Shop was opened in Akihabara on March 20th. It’s actually a hobby shop + showroom. It’s like having an Kotobukiya product only exhibition everyday. The atmosphere and the design in the store is really nice and clean. Thanks Akibahobby for the report and photo.
I saw this on the official Good Smile Company blog (mikatan blog) this morning. Since we don’t have any figure news today, I decided to share this with you guys for the sake of it. The photos are really nice, but the CM itself is kinda weak tho.