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this week in figure news (6/18 ~ 6/24)

Hey all! Trying something new here. As I’ve mentioned before, I have a growing Nendoroid obsession and while that currently doesn’t extend to other figures at the moment, I still like see what’s out there so here’s a little recap of things that have caught my interest lately in a new, hopefully reoccurring, segment. 281 more words

Anime Adjacent

A Fan Need Not Always Be Positive

We’ve talked about fandoms, criticism, cynicism and hype so today let’s wrap up the discussion with a little chat about forced positivity, totem culture and why criticism again does not negate enjoyment. 1,575 more words


an introduction to a nendoroid obsession 

So let me share a secret, not-so-secret, with you. I’m really into these little anime figures call Nendoroids and by ‘really into’ I mean I’ve amassed a collection of 17 figures in about 2 years with at least half a dozen preorders yet to arrive. 544 more words


fanime live report!

8:16 am: waiting for my friend to pick me up before we go pick someone else up and head out! Wore my new pikachu shirt from uniqlo. 198 more words


fanime tomorrow

I’m super exited for tomorrow! A couple of friends and I are going to Fanime!! For those that don’t know, Fanime is an anime convention in San Jose, CA. 446 more words


Cosplays at Comicpalooza Are Always Fun

It’s amazing how people react to me when I put on a Spider-Man costume. I don’t know how many kids, teens, and adults either fist-bumped, hugged, or posed for pictures with me on Saturday at Comicpalooza, but it was a lot. 493 more words

Fan Culture

...Of female celebrities and fans' comparisons

We are in a world where everything is tilting towards the edge of destruction; a point where all forms of ‘negative’ gradually take the center-stage, and suddenly announces its landslide annoying actions. 820 more words