“Snug-it” is from Japan and is a silicone protector for your digital camera. It looks similar to the ones used for cell phones.
The lens area is petal shaped so that the lens can easily come in and out. The memory card also can easily be taken in and out.
Colors available are black, white and pink.
1780 yen direct from Japan
here purchase via Rinkya Stores!
[digital cameras] [Japan] [gadgets]
A new Monster Hunter energy drink will be released alongside the Monster Hunter Portable 2nd for PSP on March 27th at 7 Elevens in Japan!
Besides caffeine, the drink also includes vitamins and is said to have a fruity flavor.
The drinks will come with a collectible cap each with a different game icon for a total of Ten to collect!
Monster Hunter Links
[monster hunter] [Japan] [psp] [videogames]
It looks like Bape designer, Nigo has his hands in everything!
The latest design from A Bathing Ape, are two special editions Nintendo DS Lites. Mario and Milo adorn the DS Lite in a Louis Vuitton fashion nod. I think it is pretty cute! They go on sale in Japan April 1st, we will include the YJ links when they are available!
A Bathing Ape on YJ
[nintendo] [Japan] [bape] [ds lite]
**UPDATED with Rakuten Links**
If you could not make it to Tokyo for the Wonder Festival and missed out on the exclusives, have no fear!
Rinkya has updated our search links to include the Wonder Festival exclusives that are now on YJ:
All Wonder Festival Links
Transformers Movie Arcee G1 Color LIMITED Edition
Wonder Festival 2008 Figures
Rakuten Wonder Festival Items
Read about the exclusive Transformers Item
[wonder festival] [Japan] [transformers] [pvc figures]
Ponyo on a Cliff (Gake no ue no Ponyo) image album will be released on March 5th. A sneak peak at the cover image of the album was published on the composer Hisaishi Joe’s
The image is the
second to be released of the much anticipated Miyazaki film.
The album is available for preorder
via Amazon Japan, order via Rinkya Stores!
Ponyo on A Cliff Website
[Japan] [Kiki’s Delivery Service] [ Spirited Away] [My Neighbor Totoro] [Miyazaki] [Studio Ghibli] [Ponyo On A Cliff]
This is a special edition Hello Kitty, can you find what is different? It took me awhile…
Leave in comments below!
Tokidoki & Hello Kitty A Special Costume for Your Pet
Hello Kitty Items [Hello Kitty] [Japan]
These adorable pet costumes from Japan are from one of Disney’s most beloved series- Winnie the Pooh!
In case you wanted to join your little dog, get your
own costume! (this woman looks positively THRILLED to be wearing it)
Funny Cat Costumes Hello Kitty-fy Your Cat Funny Dog Toys
[Japan] [cat costumes]
Popular JPOP band, The Pillows will perform at Anime Boston on March 22nd!
Best known for their music in Gainax’s anime oav release, their mascot “Buster-kun” shows up on t-shirts, albums and Kubricks.
The band’s newest single cd/dvd “Tokyo Bambi” was released Jan 31st and can be ordered via Amazon
here through Rinkya Stores!
the pillows Kubricks
More JPOP News:
X Japan Reunion Tour
Anime Boston HomePage
[Japan] [the pillows] [jpop]
I joined Japundit, an awesome blog on Japan, as a contributer, check out my story
here on the Japan Aisaika (”Devoted Husband”) Organization!
last year’s post for the Japanese traditions on Valentine’s Day!
[Japan] [Valentine’s Day] [White Day] [Chocolate] [Love]