Author Archives: Tier

Yagyu Jubei from Hyakka Ryouran Samurai Girls (White Swimsuit Version)

When you don’t have a belt or a strap to hang your swords off of, you make do the best that you can.

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Dakimakura Review – Android C from Instant Brain (NSFW)

It’s pillowcase show-and-tell time, and in a first for this site, today’s pillowcase features a subject that isn’t human. Rather, Android C is – obviously – an android, one of the main characters from the Xbox 360 visual novel Instant … Continue reading

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Solange from Code of Princess

When you’re out swinging a big-ass sword that’s taller than you are, it’s best to dress right for the job.

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Preorder Outlook XVIII

The first few months of 2012 were fairly quiet with respect to preorder updates, but figure collectors will soon be enjoying an embarrassment of riches. Figuratively, of course – collectors will be anything but rich come this summer.

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Yui Takamura from Muv-Luv Alternative Total Eclipse (Gekka Version)

The Muv-Luv Alternative series is well-known and well-respected for its complex storyline, its realism – insofar as big battles between giant mechs and space aliens can be deemed realistic – and, of course, its sexy female characters vacuum-sealed into impossibly … Continue reading

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Aegis from Persona 3 (Art Works Version)

I was surprised when I learned that Alter was making another Aegis figure. They’d already done a figure of Aegis and their current catalog is mostly focused on popular, recent anime – Strike Witches, Bakemonogatari, K-On! and Railgun in their … Continue reading

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Dakimakura Review – Fate T. Harlaown from Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS (NSFW)

I’ve been looking for a good dakimakura cover of Fate Testarossa for a while now, and it’s been surprisingly difficult to find one despite the popularity of the Nanoha franchise’s number two lady. For one, many of her pillowcases depict … Continue reading

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Dakimakura Review – Rin Tohsaka from Fate/stay night (NSFW)

It’s time for dakimakura cover show and tell, and today’s pillowcase features a character that needs no introduction at all.

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ER Nurse Miyuu from the Daydream Collection (NSFW)

Like school swimwear, bunnysuits, and catgirls, nurses are a well-loved staple of anime art and anime character design. Not by me, though – school swimwear, bunnysuits, catgirls, and nurse uniforms don’t do a whole lot for me by themselves, not … Continue reading

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Tamaki Kousaka from To Heart 2 (Gift Swimsuit Version)

If you’re a figure collector and a fan of Tamaki Kousaka, you are probably a happy person. Characters come and go with respect to their popularity amongst figure makers – Iroha was a favorite character for some time, as was … Continue reading

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