My Trip - Wonder Con 2016 

Last weekend, I went to Wonder Con which got moved from Anaheim, California to Los Angeles, California and it's basically the official sister of San Diego Comic Con. Although for this year, I was somewhat disappointed for not seeing any cosplayers who caught my interest because they were mainly "fat people" (who shouldn't be cosplaying and showing skin, in my opinion) during my time in the convent...
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Shuriken Shaped Multi-Tool on Makuake 

Shuriken Shaped Multi-Tool is almost successfully funded in Japan on a service similar to Kickstarter called Makuake. The multi-tool can be used to measure, opening a beer/soda bottle, and much more. Currently they reached ¥739,100 out of their ¥1,000,000 goal with 11 days left. For more details, check out the page. Here's a trailer.Makuake: https://www.makuake.com/project/shuriken/...
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My Trip - Anime Expo LA 2014 

So I mentioned on a post and Twitter that I went to Anime Expo in LA. It was pretty fun and was actually way less crowded compared to San Diego Comic Con which I've been to before many times. Anyway, I took some pictures and videos while I was at the convention. Here they are. Quick note that I didn't have much memory space to record everything on one video. The videos are taken as short parts on ...
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My Trip to Colossalcon!  

A cosplayer from outside of the con. She's cosplaying Celty from 'Durarara!'Colossalcon is an Anime convention here located in Ohio. It is also a 4 day convention, therefore.. It's pretty big! A few larder events to name would be the Colossalcon Ball, Ask Your Favorite Anime Character, Otaku Arts and Crafts Fair, Gothic Lolita Fashion Showcause, Cosplay Contest, Symphonic Anime Orchestra and many ...
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My Trip - Wonder Con 2014 

A cool League of Legends cosplay.Weeks ago, if you didn't see my blog status or me tweeting about it, I went to Wonder Con which is located at Anaheim, California and it's basically the official sister of San Diego Comic Con. Although I forgot to take a video and also there were two cool cosplays of Kill la Kill and Sailor Moon pictures I took which has me with them but won't be posted just yet (o...
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My Trip - Birch Aquarium 

Around a month ago, I went to Birch Aquarium located in San Diego, California. Here are some my pics.The location.A cool looking sea horse.Some cute baby sea horses.I also took a rushed video of a quick walkthrough.Since I've been to a lot of aquariums during my travels, I wasn't quite satisfied and it's just pretty much average. The best aquarium I had ever been to is currently the one located in...
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Why Instant Ramen is Unhealthy (Ramen Study in Stomach) 

So I used to eat instant ramen a bunch times until I stopped eating them as much as possible since last year. The reason being? Study shows instant ramen (or processed ramen) digests very slow in your stomach compared to fresh ramen. Here's the video that will explain the comparison and details thanks to the researcher, Dr. Braden Kuo. Um, yeah. That looks disgusting. I've been mostly sticking wit...
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Japanese Street Fashion Part 5 - Angura Kei 

This is more of a subculture of Visual Kei which is stated in a previous post. Unlike Visual kei, this fashion is taking a darker turn to things. This is the darkest form of Visual kei that there is. Usually people wear very dark and very heavy make-up. The clothing usually follows the modern ‘goth’ AKA wearing mostly black with spikes and chains.An example.This is also heavily influenced by more ...
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Japanese Street Fashion Part 4 - Bosozoku  

Bōsōzoku did not get all that popular until the 1990s. The stereotypical bōsōzoku look is often portrayed, and even caricatured in many anime and manga that we know of today. What bōsōzoku consists is being in a jumpsuit uniform by those worn by laborers. They also have a military style jacket on top of this jumpsuit. The jacket typically has Japanese kanji characters written on them. The jackets ...
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Japanese Street Fashion Part 3 - Oshare Kei 

This is my third part to my series of Japanese street fashion! This time we’re going to talk about Oshare Kei. Which is somewhat part of Visual Kei, how I put it is that Oshare kei is the happy-go-lucky version of Visual kei. Oshare kei is also more towards the leading ordeal of fashion and a cutting edge style. This is composed of punk elements, bright colors and mixing different patterns to crea...
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Japanese Street Fashion Part 2 - Visual Kei 

Visual Kei is another form of Japanese street fashion. It was originated with punk rock, heavy metal and glam rock. Visual kei came about in the 1980s. Not quite as long ago as Gyaru fashion was, but still back in the day. It started out with bands such as, X Japan, D'erlanger, Buck-Tick and Color. It was once believed that Visual Kei was one of X Japan’s slogans (Psychedelic violence crime of vis...
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Japanese Street Fashion Part 1 - Gyaru 

There are many types of Japanese street fashion. I’ll start off with the gyaru fashion. This fashion originated in the 1970s. So long ago, yet it continues to keep on trucking! It’s actually seen as the youth culture trying to rebel. Gyaru fashion doesn't exactly fit in either traditional Japanese culture, nor does it fit of how the Japanese people view on women.What exactly is the gyaru fashion, ...
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