Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo

The Pokemon Center in Ikebukuro is the original Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo and currently the largest one in Japan. It’s located inside Sunshine City, and the mascot for this store is Pikachu riding a Charizard Y. Each Pokemon Center has their own exclusive item(s) which can only be purchased at that specific Pokemon Center.

EVENTS

WonFes 2017 Winter

The Wonder Festival or WonFes for short, is a semiannual eve...

Anime Expo 2016 – Fashion Show

Probably the craziest fashion show in all of Anime Expo. Ted...

TRAVEL

Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo

The Pokemon Center in Ikebukuro is the original Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo and currently the largest one in Japan. It’s located inside Sunshine City, and the mascot for this store is Pikachu riding a Charizard Y. Each Pokemon...

Gion – Kyoto

The OG Geisha Town of Kyoto. Gion! After visiting the Fushim...

Fushimi Inari Shrine – Kyoto

First time in Kyoto, 1 year anniversary, and it’s Vale...

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Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo

The Pokemon Center in Ikebukuro is the original Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo and currently the largest one in Japan. It’s located inside Sunshine City, and the mascot for this store is Pikachu riding a Charizard Y. Each Pokemon...

Summoners War Figures Coming Soon!

The game Summoners War is popular in the USA, right? I saw they made some figures during my trip to WonFes 2017 Winter. I believe this is their first batch of figures priced at 7500 yen. Definitely made for collectors because they...

Gion – Kyoto

The OG Geisha Town of Kyoto. Gion! After visiting the Fushimi Inari Shrine, we visited the nearby town of Gion. That architecture here is Edo style. Many foreigners rent outfits like kimonos and take lots of photos and walk around...

Cayde-6 | Destiny 2 Pre-order Figure

The online news that leaked a few days before the announcement trailer for Destiny 2 were true. GameStop was giving away a Cayde-6 Destiny 2 figure if you pre-order at the store. Limited quantity and a very good figure to have. A ...

Fushimi Inari Shrine – Kyoto

First time in Kyoto, 1 year anniversary, and it’s Valentine’s Day. What a great way to spend the day with a 2 hour stair climb! Mandu and I decided to do a day trip to Kyoto because it’s only 2 hours away from To...

WonFes 2017 Winter

The Wonder Festival or WonFes for short, is a semiannual event held in Makuhari Messe during February (Winter) and August (Summer). During my trip to Japan on February 2017, I was able to attend and experience it for the first tim...

Yongsusan 용수산 비원점

Korean feasts in the royal Kaesong tradition in South Korea. I’ve had various types of Korean food in my life, but never a royal feast, Korean Style. Meals come in sets and served in a traditional manner. Went here during my...

Yongsan Electronics Market

Coming here during the weekday is pretty quiet. Crowds don’t really come in until later in the afternoon. This place reminds me of Akihabara before it became a super Anime Otaku spot. Anything electronics related, you can ge...

SK Telecom Tour – T.um

Reserved a tour at SK Telecom’s ICT Museum to check out Korea’s leading telecommunications company and what new technologies they are working on. My main interested is the digital living room and their amazing fast mobile internet...

Tokyo Skytree

The tallest structure in Japan! It was completed in 2012 and I finally got to check it out in 2014. I read somewhere that Tokyo Skytree is currently the tallest tower in the world, at a height of 2,080 ft. This is Tokyo Tower̵...

Denny’s In Japan デニーズ

When you’re in Japan, visit a Denny’s. Yes, it’s completely different from the one here in the United States of America. When you walk in, there will be a small area with random misc. toys and snacks. Please wait...

Tokyo Station 東京駅

This is the best place to buy majority of the KitKat flavors of Japan. Some flavors maybe seasonal if you don’t see them here. For those of you that have been sheltered in the world of chocolate, dark chocolate, and only van...

Hello Kitty Cafe at Incheon Airport

While I was waiting for my flight to Tokyo (Narita) from Korea (Incheon), I thought I’d grab some Hello Kitty cheesecake and bask in the ambiance of the Hello Kitty Cafe. A nice place to chill and wait for your flight, speci...