Figures, Collectibles & Goods


Katana Maidens ~ Toji No Miko Kaoru Mashiko Gets Her New Figure Based on Character Designer’s Art

July 27, 2018 5:10am CDT
Studio Gokumi-animated battle action TV anime is now available on Crunchyroll

Get Academic with My Hero Academia-Inspired Glasses

July 27, 2018 5:10pm CDT
JINS PAINT teams up with superhero series for classy eyewear

Suit up with Full-Sized Robin Mask Reproduction from Kinnikuman

July 27, 2018 6:15pm CDT
Check out the new headgear fit for a noble

Get DigiDestined Style with Mimi’s Pink Cowboy Hat

July 27, 2018 8:25pm CDT
Replica costume piece comes wired for nostalgic sound


Good Smile Company Now Holding Encouragement of Climb Nendoroid Outdoor Photo Contest

July 28, 2018 12:10am CDT
The Grand Prix prize winner will get the Aoi & Hinata Nendoroid figures with the anime VAs’ autographs

Astolfo Is Ready to Rumble as Aniplex+ Exclusive Fate Figure

July 28, 2018 7:15pm CDT
Mordred is also back and available in the Crunchyroll store

Fate/GO’s Hokusai Reimagined in His Own Ukiyo-e Style

July 28, 2018 11:45pm CDT
Limited-edition print features father and daughter characters from smartphone game

Delightful flavors of Asia now available at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Japan

July 29, 2018 / Sora News 24
Krispy Kreme Japan is serving up a tantalizing selection of Asian treats in doughnut form!


Tokyo Pokémon Café has a new Tropical Sweets line, so we head back to try it for ourselves【Pics】

July 30, 2018 / Sora News 24
We took a tropical trip to the balmy shores of Nihonbashi, Tokyo to experience the local Poké-culture and taste the bright, beastly cuisine. Alola!

7-Eleven’s reverse-colored watermelon popsicle might be the crazy snack we all need this summer

July 30, 2018 / Sora News 24
Turns out that the old switcheroo is also a good way to beat the summer heat.

Torii gate hair accessory

July 30, 2018 at 05:30 am JST / Japan Today

Virtual Youtubers Kizuna Ai, Kaguya Luna, And Others Reveal Figure Lineup at Summer Wonder Festival 2018

posted on 2018-07-30 13:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy

Anime Science Book Discusses Why Ash’s Pokemon Are So Strong, One-Punch Man’s Killer Move, More

posted on 2018-07-30 19:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge


New Lottery Brand FIGURE SPIRITS KUJI Offers Beautiful Figures of Sheryl Nome

July 31, 2018 12:10am CDT
Bandai Spirits’ new 5,800-yen (52 US dollars) lottery series will be available on November 23

Japanese foaming bottom soap: An eco-friendly alternative to wet wipes

July31, 2018 / Sora News 24
Fatbergs be gone with this new method of washing your rear without a Japanese washlet toilet.

New Totoro merchandise combines cute anime with ancient Japanese pottery traditions

July31, 2018 / Sora News 24
Totoro chopstick rests, lanterns, cups, and figurines created by Shigaraki craftsmen specialising in tanuki raccoon dog figurines.

Good Smile Has the Creed of an Assassin with Nendoroid Chio Miyamo

July 31, 2018 3:03pm CDT
Diminutive figure of the heroine of “Chio’s School Road” comes fully equipped for rooftop-running action

BlockStudios/CryptoAnime Initiative Runs Digital Art Market With Cryptocurrency

posted on 2018-07-31 18:00 EDT / ANN
Kill Bill’s Kazuto Nakazawa, Ju-On’s Takashi Shimizu post artwork for sale

Go Sporty or Chic with New Hatsune Miku Apparel

July 31, 2018 7:08pm CDT
New SuperGroupies line offers two styles for Vocaloid fans

Funimation, Cryptozoic Entertainment and Quidd Partner to Bring Digital Collectibles to Anime Fans Worldwide

Jul 31st 2018

Figurama Reveals Tokyo Ghoul Statuette Teaser

July 31, 2018 9:19pm CDT
Battle between Kaneki and Jason will be brought to life in new diorama


School Uniform Chisaki Miyazaki Joins CharaAni’s Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs Figure Lineup

August 01, 2018 12:15am CDT
Crunchyroll Store is now accepting pre-orders for all three figures of Yuuna, Sagiri, and Chisaki

Alfred Kahn Joins Blockchain Company Ecomi

Aug 1st 2018
The man responsible for Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Cabbage Patch Kids joins Singapore-based blockchain enterprise to bring licensed digital collectables to market

Good Smile Company Unveils Life-Size Touken Ranbu Figure

posted on 2018-08-01 14:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Voice Actor Shouta Aoi Teams up with Sanrio for Jewelry Collection

August 01, 2018 7:05pm CDT
Wear your Little Twin Stars love with necklaces and rings

Recovery of an MMO Junkie Stickers Now Available on LINE

August 01, 2018 9:36pm CDT
Kanbe, Lily, Lilac, and Moriko


Premium Bandai Offers Collaboration Glasses Inspired by Love Live! Sunshine!!'s Three Subunits

August 02, 2018 3:10am CDT
Pre-orders for the $87 items will be accepted until August 16

Exclusive: Sample The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV Ahead of Release

August 02, 2018 9:03am CDT
800-page hardcover collection hits stores on August 7

Saga Brewery Adds ‘Cutie’ to Its Honey Sake for Honey Day

posted on 2018-08-02 18:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Merlin Casts His Spell as New Fate/Grand Order Nendoroid

August 02, 2018 7:10pm CDT
The Magus of Flowers arrives as a small Servant

UDON to Release New Hardcover Editions of the Publisher’s Mega Man and Mega Man X Art Books

Aug 2nd 2018

Enjoy Sweet Winter Anime Memories with Laid-Back Candy

August 02, 2018 9:20pm CDT
Two styles of Laid-Back Camp sweets will be going on sale at Comic Market


BanG Dream! Teams up with Akai Hane Campaign for Charity

August 03, 2018 10:10pm EDT / Crunchyroll
Help fill the Central Community Chest and get adorable limited-edition goods


Date A Live’s “Worst Spirit” Heroine Kurumi Tokisaki Gets Her New School Uniform Figure by PULCHRA

August 04, 2018 1:10am EDT
155 mm-tall 1/7 scale item is scheduled to be shipped in late March of 2019

This Tokyo ramen is served in -110-degree Fahrenheit container to help you beat the summer heat

August 4, 2018 / Sora News 24
But surprisingly the super-chilled noodles aren’t available at a ramen restaurant.

Cosplay at the beach with the Japanese Bunny Ear Nurse School Swimsuit

August 4, 2018 / Sora News 24
Why dress like a sexy nurse when you can dress like a sexy bunny nurse?

Anime Spirited Away finds a new way to be beautiful with gorgeous traditional hanafuda card set

August 4, 2018 / Sora News 24
The Studio Ghibli classic turns out to be a perfect motif for Japan’s centuries-old “flower cards.”

These little-known Japanese plastic bags can be a lifesaver in times of disaster

August 4, 2018 / Sora News 24
Unless you live in a handful of prefectures, you’ve probably never even heard of I-wrap, but those who know it swear by it.

Sail Off to Dream Land With Giant, Snuggly Kirby Plush

posted on 2018-08-04 18:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Urusei Yatsura Stamp Set Celebrates Manga’s 40th Anniversary

posted on 2018-08-04 19:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

King of Prism Gets Hawaiian Flair in Summery Collab Café

August 04, 2018 4:05pm CDT
Tokyo Ice Cream Land teams up with idol boys for a cool treat


‘One Piece’ anime katana recreated as exquisite letter openers

August 5, 2018 at 06:00 am JST / Japan Today


New extra-warm outdoor kimono will make your samurai camping stylish and comfortable this autumn

August 6, 2018 / Sora News 24
You and your bushido buddies heading into the wild this fall? Then don’t forget your camping kimono.

Pets like change in their diet, too! Why not feed them venison?

August 6, 2018 at 17:20 JST / The Asahi Shimbun

How you can help victims of Japan’s floods and earthquakes by eating KitKats

August 6, 2018 at 03:34 am JST / Japan Today

Osamu Tezuka, Shotaro Ishinomori’s Anniversary Collectible Sets Showcase Manga Masterpieces

posted on 2018-08-06 13:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman


A blast from the Poképast! Original Pokémon figures from the ’90s get a re-release

August 7, 2018 / Sora News 24
Fans of fat Pikachu rejoice! The classic designs from the original Pokémon games star in this reprint of an old line. Gotta catch ’em all!

Not a fan of dishwashing? Get yourself an electric, plate-scrubbing robot appendage

August 7, 2018 / Sora News 24
The convenience of Japanese technology: making your life a little easier, and lazier, with every passing day.

Tokyo chocolate maker teams up with McDonald’s for Black Thunder McFlurry

August 7, 2018 at 05:56 am JST / Japan Today

Watch Out, Germs! Cells at Work’s White Blood Cell Gets a Nendoroid

August 07, 2018 5:08pm EDT / Crunchyroll
Figure is available for pre-order now ahead of an April 2019 release

Cut Yourself a Slice of Fail Cake at Yotsuba&! Café

August 07, 2018 5:10pm CDT
Capcom Café launches limited-time menu inspired by everyone’s favorite green-haired kid

ANIME CITY - Inside Tokyo’s Incredible Sailor Moon Café!

August 07, 2018 7:00pm CDT
Limited time event runs until 8/19

Say “Cheers” to the Ladies of Old-School Anime with New Sake Blends

August 07, 2018 8:05pm CDT
Pour one out for Cutie Honey, Jun the Swan, and Doronjo

Girls und Panzer Serves up Darjeeling and Orange Pekoe Figmas

August 07, 2018 9:07pm CDT
The girls of St. Gloriana arrive with furniture to recreate key moments


Hugtto! PreCure Gets Summery with New Collaboration

August 08, 2018 1:15am CDT
Heroines get beach, yukata, and marine makeovers for limited-edition goods

Capture Clear Card Style with Cardcaptor Sakura Cosplay Dress

August 08, 2018 2:15am CDT
ACOS launches new cosplay outfit for Sakura fans

Activate Your Kuso Card with New Pop Team Epic Game

August 08, 2018 3:05pm CDT
Carddass releases new game with four illustrations guaranteed to be good


With Fans! Previews Love Live! Sunshine!! Hanamaru Kunikida Blu-ray Jacket Ver. Figure

August 09, 2018 2:20am CDT
14,800 yen (120 US dollars item) will be shipped in June 2019

SHAFT Cancels Madoka Game’s Planned Swimsuit Comiket Merchandise

posted on 2018-08-09 15:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Adorable Cells at Work! Merch Does a Body Good

August 09, 2018 6:10pm CDT
Smartphone cases, bags, and more depict your favorite cute blood cells

Servants and Their Alters Get Cute in Latest FGO/Sanrio Collaboration

August 09, 2018 8:15pm CDT
Altria, Jeanne, EMIYA, and Cú Chulainn show off their light and dark sides in new campaign


Leafeon Trainer is the Final Character to Join Eevee Character Design Project

posted on 2018-08-10 14:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

The Pop Team Epic Card Game is Friggin’ Impossible

posted on 2018-08-10 16:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Sakura Hits the Beach in new Naruto GALS Figure

August 10, 2018 10:12pm CDT
“Splash Version” now available for preorder from Premium Bandai

We taste-test 7-Eleven’s new fusion cuisine: the Cheese Dak-galbi Burrito!

August 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
Our Japanese language reporter bites off a hefty chunk of the convenience store’s take on Mexican-Korean cuisine so we can bring you a spicy review.

Pretend you’re Sony or Nintendo as you devour Sega with Tokyo’s new Sega Logo-yaki sweet

August 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
Video game company’s iconic logo serves as motif for new treat from maker of edible Magikarp Pokémon.


Good Smile Company Offers Cells at Work!'s White Blood Cell Nendoroid, Teases Platelet

posted on 2018-08-11 19:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Jaw-dropping Pokémon figure recreates the climactic Mew vs. Mewtwo fight from 20 years ago【Pics】

August 11, 2018 / Sora News 24
Two decades after the first Pokémon movie, fans still remember this battle and its intensity is on full display in this amazing piece.

The first ever pizza-dispensing vending machine in Japan is now operating in Hiroshima

August 11, 2018 / Sora News 24
And the pizza it makes is actually good, according to Japanese netizens.

Starbucks Japan unveils its newest combo deal: three puddings, one cooler bag!

August 11, 2018 / Sora News 24
Buy the “Pudding-and-Bag” set and choose three tasty puddings, plus receive a re-usable storage bag to keep them nice and cool.


Manga Magazine Febri Announces PreCure 15th Anniversary Book

August 12, 2018 12:05am CDT
Book will feature new art, interviews, and more

Get That Hat: Llenn’s Adorable Cap from Gun Gale Online Now Available

August 12, 2018 12:40pm CDT
COSPA knows what we really want

Go Back to School with Cells at Work! Accessories

August 12, 2018 5:05pm CDT
Protect your smartphone the U-1146 way

Designer Launches Twitter Account to Take On Figure Maker After Alleged Poor Business Practices

posted on 2018-08-12 18:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Totoro and Ponyo Sukajan Celebrate Ghibli Nostalgia

August 12, 2018 6:35pm CDT
Donguri Sora releases two stylish new items

Den-noh Coil Book Publishes Anime’s Never-Before-Seen Production Materials

posted on 2018-08-12 21:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman


The real star of Starbucks’ new Matcha S’more Frappuccino is its huge matcha powder boost

August 13, 2018 at 06:19 am JST / Japan Today


How Does the Persona 3 Cast Smell? New Fragrances Aim to Find Out

August 14, 2018 7:12am CDT
The fragrance fiends at primaniacs come up with bottles based on the protagonist and more

Rem, Ram, and Emilia Go Chibi-Style in Re:ZERO Stickers and Rulers

August 14, 2018 11:03am CDT
Pre-orders are open until September 28 ahead of December deliveries

Fan-Made Laid-Back Camp Doll Gets the Accompanying Rin It Deserves

August 14, 2018 1:05pm CDT
BleedingHeartsCrafts creates a follow-up to Nadeshiko

The 10 Most Stylish Anime Fashion Collaborations You Should Be Wearing!

August 14, 2018 4:00pm CDT
Fashion and anime worlds collided for some amazing looks!

Viz Media Partners With Cryptozoic & Quidd To Create Anime-Based Digital Collectibles

Aug 14th 2018
Digital Trading Cards, Stickers, and Figures Based on Naruto Shippūden, Bleach, Death Note, and Other Titles Will Come to the Quidd App in Upcoming Months

Prepare to Protect with Cells at Work! Cap

August 14, 2018 7:35pm CDT
Removable receptor included

Mr. Sato tries to eat a cheap beef bowl, gets a massive, luxurious surprise in the process

August 14, 2018 / Sora News 24
Why could Mr. Sato possibly be freaking out over this delectable beef bowl?

Tutturu! LINE Launches “Talking” Steins;Gate 0 Stamps

August 14, 2018 11:20pm CDT
Voice actors return to record popular lines


The best way to drink Japanese sake? From an edible squid bottle!

August 15, 2018 / Sora News 24
After this taste test, you’ll never want to go back to using regular drinking vessels again.

Device deodorizes your shoes while you sleep

Aug. 15, 2018 at 06:50 am JST / Japan Today

Train up Servant-Style with Fate/EXTRA Last Encore Sweatpants

August 15, 2018 12:25am CDT
Saber, Archer, Rider, and Gawain are repped in new line

Evangelion Collaborates with Sapporo Shops for New Shirt Line

August 15, 2018 8:55pm CDT
There ain’t no party like an Eva shirt party

Good Smile Company Offers Re:Zero’s Rem, Emilia Figures

posted on 2018-08-15 21:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Dunbine’s Dana-O’Shee Flies to Your Toy Shelf

August 15, 2018 10:01pm CDT
Robot Spirits figure now available for preorder from Premium Bandai


Hiro Mashima Provides New Fairy Tail Guild Members Illustration for Tsutaya’s T Card

August 16, 2018 2:50am CDT
“EDENS ZERO” version card features the title page illustration of Weekly Shonen Magazine’s 30th issue

ANIME CITY - A Look Inside Tokyo’s Amazing My Hero Academia Shop!

August 16, 2018 8:30pm CDT
Limited time event runs until 8/19

Anime voice actress is selling her used miniskirt…for US$690!

August 16, 2018 / Sora News 24
But she’s not interested in keeping the skirt or the money.

Ziploc x Beams Couture collaboration from Japan makes transparent bag fashion cool

August 16, 2018 / Sora News 24
Hats, rucksacks, aprons and bumbags are just some of the items in the new Ziploc fashion collection hitting streets this summer.

Tokyo company offers foot massages from cute VR anime girls, but given by real-life men【Photos】

August 16, 2018 / Sora News 24
Completely embracing that virtual reality and actual reality are two different things.