In which OH MY GOD LOOKIT THE BIG BOY! I’ve got mixed feelings on the American Pokemon Center site. On the one hand, they’ve got terrible issues with stock and their customer service is slow as molasses when anything goes wrong–and, if I’m being honest, the merchandise really pales in comparison with what Japan has […]Read More Pokemon: Gigantamax Nyaasu (Meowth) Plush
In which I splurge and am relieved the result is awesome. I’m not sure if there’s a behavioral specialist alive that could understand my spending habits. I’ll spend hundreds of dollars on character goods and miniatures, but big money single purchases freak me out. I generally avoid figures in the hundred dollar range, but I […]Read More Pokemon: Megahouse GEM Figure Ghost Type Daishuugou
In which my already-retro Pokemon craze becomes a little more retro. My obsession with winning plush Pokemon on Toreba is never-ending, especially when I’m stressed. Lately, I’m feeling a bit better (well, at least I have times when I do), and it’s nice to have shipments come when the stress isn’t ultra bad — like […]Read More The Get List: Toreba: Two More Plush Pokemon Wins (Mew, Growlithe)
In which that kind of Pokemon luck will never happen again, so I’m celebrating it to the point of making a commemorative video. I can’t remember the names of my students or deadlines I write down or the most basic tenets of the language I speak a good chunk of the time, but for some […]Read More The Get List: Toreba: Three Yadon/Slowpoke Plush Wins in (About) One Week!
In which I’m just smitten with this Re-Ment set, just thoroughly in love with this twenty buck steal! For a long time, I didn’t buy Pokemon-related Re-ment. Why was that? Frankly, it’s because Re-ment licensed sets have been worse quality than their non-licensed ones. I’ve based that on “cute character” licenses like Sumikko Gurashi and […]Read More Pokemon: Re-Ment Tsunagete Kawaii Pokemon no Kaidan ~ Ameagari no Machi~
In which I write a bite-sized entry about how I solved a bite-sized problem after way more than a full course of work.Read More Games: Kirby: Soy Sauce Dish (Hovering)