Category Hauls

Spring Hobby Drifting

There are people who think that, when you live in (or around) Tokyo, you’ll never be short of things to do.  I know.  I was one of them.  But it’s amazing how quickly one can fall into a rut.  I spent the first month here travelling all over the place.  Walking, buses, trains, taxis, even […]

Book-Off Haul for January 28th, 2015

I work in Akihabara, which is the near-undisputed Mecca (or…should that be “mecha”?  …I’ll show myself out) of otaku geek shopping culture.  Everything you could ever want, and plenty of things you wonder how anybody *could*, are available…usually at higher-than-online prices.  It’s kind of like a brick-and-mortar Amazon.jp…with a really amazing “You maybe also like…” […]