The start of the year is looking good with a lot of good figures going up for preorder. Again, I would really appreciate it if you can use my affiliate links when preordering figures. They're the red buttons that you can find throughout the article. So, let's get started. League of Legends - Ahri - 1/7 - Star Guardian (Good Smile Arts Shanghai, Good Smile Company) We … [Read more...] about 2023 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 1 – WIP
Ready your wallets! Wonder Festival 2023 Winter is happening on February 12 at the usual venue, Makuhari Messe in Chiba from 10AM to 5PM. Wonder Festival, also known as Wonfes, is a biannual event that takes place in Japan to showcase the latest in anime figures. The event is split into two seasons, with the winter edition taking place in February and the summer edition … [Read more...] about Wonder Festival 2023 Winter Set for February 12
Are you looking to get into collecting anime figures? Are you sure you know what you're getting into? There's an inside joke in the anime figure-collecting community that once you get your first figure, you won't be able to stop buying. It's like digging yourself into a hole you cannot climb out of. The hobby is an actual money pit. And you're probably here wondering if … [Read more...] about Is Collecting Anime Figures a Waste of Money?
Anime figure collecting has recently seen a surge in popularity with more and more people getting into the hobby. This has led to an increase in the number of companies producing anime figures and a corresponding increase in the variety and volume of figures being produced. The current state of the industry is exciting with new figures being released all the time. In fact, I … [Read more...] about The Current State of Anime Figure Collecting and Predictions for 2023
Do you know an anime figure collector? You might be wondering what kind of gifts you can get them. Or maybe you just want something to gift yourself this holiday season. Of course, you can always go the anime figure route which the recipient will always appreciate but you have to act fast if you want to receive it before Christmas comes ringing. Our partners at HobbyLinkJapan … [Read more...] about 10 Awesome Gifts for Anime Figure Collectors that You Can Buy on Amazon
I added a tiny tidbit starting this roundup to answer the question "Should I preorder this?". And again, if you found the information here helpful, I would really appreciate it if you can use my affiliate links when preordering your figures. To Aru Kagaku no Railgun T - Shokuhou Misaki - 1/7 (Kotobukiya) I like the Railgun series but I'm not exactly a diehard fan. … [Read more...] about 2022 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 12 – Quintuplets, Persona 5, Ryza, Atago, Takao, Pola, Albedo and More
For anyone who collects anime figures, one of the most important things is making sure that your display looks amazing. And part of having an amazing display is using the right materials – like fur! Using faux fur has so many benefits despite being cheap. It's easily one of the best purchases I made to complement my figure collection. What is Faux Fur? Faux fur is a … [Read more...] about Why Use Faux Fur For Your Anime Figure Display?
I've compiled a list of Black Friday Anime Figure Deals going on right now so you can shop with ease and save money. I know many anime figure collectors will be looking to add more figures to their collection this Black Friday. Considering the increasing price of anime figures, getting a discount or buying from stores with a sale is definitely an attractive option. This … [Read more...] about Black Friday Anime Figure Deals
The prices I've been seeing lately have been pretty disappointing. Most new figure preorders are now extremely overpriced and it's becoming really hard to justify anything especially when the price does not reflect the quality and level of detail you are getting. Understandably, there are many reasons why companies increase their prices. Some notable factors could be the weak … [Read more...] about 2022 Bishoujo Figures Pre-Orders Part 11 – Azur Lane Madness, Yuuna, Mizuhara, Kurisu, Asuka, Yor, Anya and More
Vira Loka Games is bringing to life a new anime TCG project that will evoke the collector in you. The new card game takes inspiration from anime and Asian mythology. Supporting the project on Patreon means you can become one of the first few who can test the game in their online emulator and also gain access to the manga. The game makes use of augmented reality technology … [Read more...] about Vira Loka – New Anime TCG Game Takes Inspiration from Anime and Asian Mythology