Author Archives: Tier

Sasara Kusugawa from To Heart 2: Dungeon Travelers (Paladin Version)

Despite not being particularly religious, I always like to play as a paladin in role-playing games. I’ve always admired the ethos of the paladin: the self-sacrificing knight devoted to justice and charity. My party leader in the Bard’s Tale games … Continue reading

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

The sexy bodysuit is a staple of science fiction anime. The most famous, of course, are the Evangelion plugsuits, but personally, the Muv-Luv Alternative pilot suits are my favorite designs. They are borderline ridiculous and very sexy, and are instantly … Continue reading

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Dakimakura Review – Vivio from Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS (NSFW)

Though Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha has finished its television run – at least until they decide to animate ViVid and Force – its popularity continues to flourish thanks to a huge spectrum of goods featuring its characters. The list of … Continue reading

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Strength from Black Rock Shooter (Animation Version)

As we get older, it seems that time moves quicker and the world changes more rapidly. However, there are some constants that do not change. Death and taxes are among the less comforting, but for figure collectors, there are at … Continue reading

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Yukino Hongou from Kowaku no Toki (NSFW)

Having owned this figure for some months now, I ponder whether I want to take pictures of it and write a post about it. I don’t think it’s a good idea, because it is not a very good figure and … Continue reading

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Sigui from Queen’s Blade Rebellion (Excellent Model Limited Version) (NSFW)

A holy woman and an inquisitor, Sigui’s official bio says that she is not a cruel person and is generally a good woman, and also that she enjoys burning heretics. Indeed, the slaughter of those people whose beliefs diverge from … Continue reading

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Nana Chigusa from Nana to Kaoru (Black Bondage Version)

A Native figure … without an NSFW tag? Unthinkable.

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Preorder Outlook XIV

New preorder post but no Fates are listed within … what is this world coming to? Though this post is lessened by the lack of Fate, there are still a lot of great figures that are up for preorder, so … Continue reading

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Fall 2011 Anime First Impressions

I spent the last week playing Castles II, lamenting the lameness of my fantasy NFL team, and watching anime. I don’t think anybody is interested in reading about the first two but perhaps people might be interested in the anime … Continue reading

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Nanoha Takamachi from Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha (School Uniform Version)

Curiously, I have no scale-size Nanoha figures in my collection. I have six Fates, but no Nanoha. This imbalance must be amended – Fate is a lonely girl and she needs a friend. Somebody who will stand by her and … Continue reading

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