It seems as if WonHobby Spring 2023 just flew by. I don't know if it was just me or did the event not generate any real hype? Usually, I'd find myself gushing over the figures that are being announced. Perhaps the lack of enthusiasm on my part is because of the abundance of new Pop Up Parades which I don't care for. Great for PUP enthusiasts out there but for myself, I'd rather … [Read more...] about WonHobby Spring 2023 Just Happened
2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 5 – WIP
Azur Lane - Ark Royal - 1/7 - Pure-White Protector (Oriental Forest) This is easily one of the best-looking prototypes that I've seen in a long while. It's Ark Royal in her oath skin. Personally, I'm not a big fan of this Destroyer-loving beauty but I'd be lying if I say I didn't want her. But damn it! That price is lightyears away from my scale figure budget. If you can … [Read more...] about 2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 5 – WIP
Do You Need Figure Risers for Your Anime Figure Display?
Have you considered using anime figure risers to improve your display game? Anime figure risers make a world of difference in improving your anime figure display case. They are a necessity if you are serious about the aesthetics of your anime figure display. What are Anime Figure Risers? Essentially, display risers are small platforms designed to elevate your figures to … [Read more...] about Do You Need Figure Risers for Your Anime Figure Display?
I Am Doing a Survey for Anime Figure Collectors; Your Input is Needed
If you are an anime figure collector, you are no stranger to the excitement one feels when bringing home a new figure. I know the feeling all too well. Adding new pieces to your collection is always a pleasure. And now, I am doing a survey for anime figure collectors like you and I so we can all gain a better understanding of the preferences and habits of anime figure … [Read more...] about I Am Doing a Survey for Anime Figure Collectors; Your Input is Needed
2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 4 – Shiina, Shoukaku, Elaina, Ai, Asuka, Rei, Rikka and More
The first half of the month is starting off with a ton of FuRyu figures which sucks. Also, prices are getting out of hand again. If you would preorder anything, I would really appreciate it if you could use my affiliate links found throughout the post. Otonari no Tenshi-sama ni Itsunomanika Dame Ningen ni Sareteita Ken - Shiina Mahiru - Shibuya Scramble Figure - 1/6 - … [Read more...] about 2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 4 – Shiina, Shoukaku, Elaina, Ai, Asuka, Rei, Rikka and More
Is Solaris Japan Legit?
I see this question asked a lot: "Is Solaris Japan legit?" You probably see Solaris Japan ads often on MyFigureCollection and you're probably wondering how reliable they are. First things first. Solaris Japan is a legit anime figure retailer. In fact, I have been a customer since 2016. For transparency, I also have to declare that I am now an affiliate partner of Solaris Japan. … [Read more...] about Is Solaris Japan Legit?
FuRyù to Reduce the Prices of All Their Figure PreOrders Starting from the Second Quarter of the Year
In a shocking move that is now sending waves through the anime figure-collecting community, FuRyù has announced that they will be reducing the prices of all their anime figure preorders by as much as 50%. Yes, you read that right. Fifty percent! As of late, FuRyù's preorders have mostly been priced at around ¥27,000. More intricate figures however have been priced anywhere … [Read more...] about FuRyù to Reduce the Prices of All Their Figure PreOrders Starting from the Second Quarter of the Year
2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 3 – Elaina, Mahiru, To LOVEru Bunnies, Uzaki-mama, Shana, Hisako and More
Look at that. We're already at Part 3. How time flies! This time around, we're introducing Amazon JP preorder links. If you need help, you can check out our recent guide on how to preorder anime figures from Amazon JP. Again, I'd really really appreciate it if you can use my affiliate links when preordering. It's the red buttons you can find throughout this post. Majo no … [Read more...] about 2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 3 – Elaina, Mahiru, To LOVEru Bunnies, Uzaki-mama, Shana, Hisako and More
Unboxing Tohka Yatogami Scale Figure by Good Smile Company – Glorious in Her Astral Dress
There are several figures of Tohka that you can choose from if you are in the market for a figure of her. This one, however, I believe, is the best figure of Tohka that you can get. The Astral Dress, Sandalphon (her sword), her hair and face, the paint and sculpt on the figure — everything is just perfection. This actually became one of my favorite figures in my collection. … [Read more...] about Unboxing Tohka Yatogami Scale Figure by Good Smile Company – Glorious in Her Astral Dress
How to Order Anime Figures from Amazon JP?
If you are an anime figure collector, you probably preorder your anime figures from popular retailers like Amiami, HLJ, Solaris Japan or even CD Japan. For the most part, ordering figures from marketplaces like Amazon was deemed sketchy and untrustworthy. However, times have changed and Amazon Japan is now a reliable merchant where you can preorder your anime figures … [Read more...] about How to Order Anime Figures from Amazon JP?