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  • The Last of Us journal by Insight Editions
    Up close with The Last of Us journal by Insight Editions
    While video game-themed journals aren't uncommon, noteworthy ones are hard to come by. The last one that caught my eye was a petite Pac-Man anniversary Moleskine sent by Namco at the end of 2010. The conundrum with these fetching notebooks is...
  • Find retro Disney merchandise at Theme Park Connection
    Find Disney World Resort props, bedding, toys and more at Theme Park Connection
    If you're looking for retired signage, pins, bedding, toys, clothing or figurinesfrom the Walt Disney World Resort, look no further than Theme Park Connection. Located in Orlando, Fla., this warehouse contains new and old Disney items alike,...
  • Gulf Coast Toys, Comics and Collectables Show
    Gulf Coast Toys, Comics and Collectibles Show happens Oct 27 in Houston (Video)
    For those that have been following this column and have wondered where you can get these figures and others, I usually order them online at websites like Amazon.com or Hobby Link Japan. Another place I like to go is conventions. Usually I'll...
  • Sega Prize figures of Nichijou's Nano and Yuko
    Review of Sega Prize figures of Nichijou's Nano and Yuko
    Fans of the wild and eccentric anime Nichijou finally get something to be excited about. Previously, only small 2 to 3 inch gashapon figures had been released of the shows characters. But now Sega has added the anime to their classic line of prize...
  • Wizard World Chicago Comic Con 2012 Wrap-up
    Wizard World Chicago Comic Con 2012 Wrap-up
    Another Wizard World Chicago Comic Con has come and gone, and this year's convention was truly different from previous years. This year's convention was held on Thursday, August 9 - Sunday, August 12. Thursday, the preview night, was open...
  • Steel City Con 2012
    Steel City Con this weekend in Pittsburgh area
    Steel City Con (The Pittsburgh Toy, Comic and Childhood Collectables Show) opened today at the Monroeville Convention Center and will continue throughout the weekend: Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Adult tickets are $12 per...
  • Taun Taun's Game Finds: Mega Deluxe Sackboy & Ultra Deluxe Big Daddy
    Taun Taun's Game Finds: Mega Deluxe Sackboy & Ultra Deluxe Big Daddy
    Do companies think that if they release figures with the words "Mega Deluxe" or "Ultra Deluxe" attached that we would be suckers and buy them? *Innocently whistles* Okay, so be it, call me a sucker. Mostly because these two...
  • 2011 United States Stamp Issues
    2011 United States Stamp Issues Announced
    WASHINGTON— From a former U.S. president to legends of Latin music to the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis 500-mile auto race to the garden of love, the 2011 commemorative stamp program has something for everyone.The U.S. Postal Service...
  • 100 Ounce Washington Gold Nugget
    First L.A. Area Display of Huge Nugget 100-Ounce Gold Nugget in Long Beach
    (Long Beach, California) – The headline-making 100-ounce gold nugget recently discovered in Northern California's Gold Rush country will make its first public appearance in Southern California at the Long Beach Coin, Stamp &...
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    Second part of Persona anime coming at the end of September
    Rightstuf.com has revealed that the second part of NIS America’s Persona –trinity soul- will be available at the end of this month. Persona –trinity soul- tells the story of brothers Shin and Jun, who after living with their aunt...
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    Silly Bandz: fun, trendy, collectable
    click/morguefile.comMost kids, teenagers and young adults would describe silly bandz as being fun, fashionable, trendy and collectable. Parents question whether this is a fad or a true trend that will carry on for years. In addition to worry about...
  • Etrian Odyssey III with preorder bonus
    Atlus announces preorder bonus for Etrian Odyssey III
    Atlus USA has announced a preorder bonus for their upcoming DS sea adventure Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City. For those gamers that pick this game up from select retailers; Amazon.com, GameStop and Hastings for example you will be rewarded...
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    Persona -trinity soul- Premium Edition Images
    Persona -trinity soul- Premium Edition via NIS AmericaNIS America is set to release the Persona –trinity soul- volume 1 DVD collection July 6th, 2010 and to get fans of the series a little more anxious they have released some images of the...
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    Sega offers goodies with Free Stuff Friday
    Sega logoA few weeks ago I woke up, pretty late, on a Friday, the 16th of April, and fired up my laptop. Once everything was running I logged on to my twitter account and saw I was just in time to catch the latest prize for Sega’s &ldquo...
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    Sega offers goodies with Free Stuff Friday (Page 2)
    Ryo Hazuki figurine via SegaIn an attempt to learn a little bit more about how Sega’s Free Stuff Friday began we sent some questions to Kellie Parker, Community Manager at Sega of America, and she was kind enough to answer. Many of the...