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TOYCON 2011: NOT AS PLANNED (But I am Happy Anyway: RANKA & SHERYL ARE IN THE HOUSE AGAIN)

I had enacted a moratorium on toy collecting last year, not only in anticipation of my daughter starting to walk, grab, and throw things; but also in terms of managing the expense of paper and plastic crack. It was going … Continue reading

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Fanboy Fuel

What does this mean to you? Have a closer look:

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How otacore are you? A reflection on fan behavior

Here we look into the things we do that makes us fans, hardcore fans. Yes we’ve heard of the extreme things the Japanese otaku do, but since I don’t think they’re my readers I’m not as interested in tales about … Continue reading

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Gunpla! 1/60 Scale Model GN-001 Exia

In these very turbulent financial times, I really really should exercise tighter financial controls over personal spending. Attempt is FAIL. Taleweaver alerted me of a Gunpla sale over at Wasabi. Since I’m normally impervious to such news and I don’t … Continue reading

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