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Mainichi Junk: Ultra Relax

In today’s update: Higurashi gets a PS2(?) game with stunningly boring designs, Soukou no Strain is a new anime sure to inspire PURE RAGE, a Happiness! anime announcement tries to tone things down, game news from GUST, Kogado and Idea Factory, the definition of “Miko” (a must read!), hot hot kimono-clad action in Lilith’s Ayame, the week’s eroge roundup (27 titles, oof), a treat for the bakunyuu fans, and some spicy, spicy love from Habanero-tan.

Mainichi Junk: Facts and Figures Redux

In today’s update: several fresh and not-quite-so-fresh figure scoops, including more representation from Fate than is strictly necessary and a surprise PVC release of Cobra-kai’s massive and scantily-clothed Koyori from Sengoku Blade (yes, that Koyori). Also, scans from the August edition of Hobby Japan.

Akihabara: The Musical

A pictoral journey into the heart of Akiba in search of the elusive Moe Burger.

Mainichi Junk: PVC + ABS = love^2

In today’s update: we catch up with the week’s figure news with several blockbuster release notes, including a new round of items from Megahouse (Air Gear’s Shimuka and Ringo, and Mizuki, a Tsukasa Jun-designed character that’s the spiritual successor to the infamous Sengoku Cannon Koyori), an all-Yukino trading figure set from Yakitate Japan, Haibane Renmei’s Rakka in PVC form (at long last), some nekkidness from Ikkitousen, and nekomimi from Toranoana in the misty far-off future.

NEWS FLASH: Kujibiki Unbalance Site Renewal, Trailer Online

The post title says it all. Go forth and view for the good of humanity!

Akihabara Wars: The Maid-dom Menace

In which HD ponders the merits of meidoculture, delves a bit into Akiba history, and comes up gasping and sputtering for breath. Maids in Akihabara: can there be too much of a good thing?

Mainichi Junk: Puchi Figure Update Edition

In today’s update: The latest from Yujin (an original “Natsuki” figure that looks a bit like My HiME’s Natsuki, only all growed up), Kaiyodo (Bome does DOA’s Kasumi, twice), Gigapulse (more crappy ero Nagisa figures, yay), and the not-so-latest from Goodsmile and Max Factory (Hetare Saber, Fate Testarossa, Ryougi Shiki, Kotona Elegance, Elwin). This post brought to you by the society for the promotion of the word “puchi” in post titles!

Sunshine in the Rain

In which HD attends his first doujin event in several months, gets very wet, meets some people, applies to participate as a circle himself, picks up the second volume of Maritan’s drills (at a very girlish Toranoana), eats a Cinnabon, and gets home late. Why sleep when there is caffeine? *twitch* EDIT THIS POST HAS BEEN HIJACKED BY THE SOS-DAN. LAY DOWN YOUR WEAPONS AND NO ONE WILL GET HURT.

Mainichi Junk: Nothing Too Fancy

In today’s update: get your hikky on with the official site launch of the NHK ni Youkoso anime, watch a Binbou Shimai Monogatari trailer, take a gander at some Tsuyokisu anime screenshots, preview the latest from Makoto Shinkai’s Comix Wave, ogle a bevy of new Taraku Uon character designs, discreetly peruse a week’s-worth of ero scoops, marvel at Wild West mizugi Navy-san, lose your wallet to Natsumi’s swimsuit cold-cast, and check out them band-aids!

Mainichi Junk: Akiba Dive in Detail

In today’s update: as per the title, pictures and explanations thereof surrounding last night’s jaunt into Akihabara. Haruhi fans will want to check this out, as will those interested in the G.J? artbook and/or Queen’s Blade. Today’s post is work-safe, barely. If your office is in your basement.

Akiba Dive and Retrieval

A few quick notes from the trenches.

The Eroero Code

In which HD proposes a rudimentary system for tagging eroge content, and requests input on same.

Mainichi Junk: Flight of the Navigator

In today’s update: the SOS-dan represents, crossdressing anime gets a new name (and it’s not Princess Princess), Red Garden gets a teaser trailer, Binbou Shimai Monogatari gets a flash slideshow, Top / Top2 get movies (of a sort), the Chocotto Sister anime site gets (slightly) less pedo, hype ramps up for Fate on the PS2, SOD’s Kazama Mana eroanime gets a trailer, we experiment with eroge tags (further post on this forthcoming), Queen’s Blade 5 and 6 verily THRUST themselves onto a hapless otaku market, Organic’s Witchblade PVC is unveiled in all its colorful (bootyful) glory, and there are more moustaches than every prior HD post COMBINED – truly a landmark occasion.

Mainichi Junk: Memo Memo

New acquisitions, and a shameless plug for free stuff from Akiba Angels! Fuller-figured post coming tomorrow morning.

NEWS FLASH: Strike Witches Anime Site Online, Gundam SEED Stargazer trailer, etc.

A must-browse for mechamusume fans everywhere, Shimada Fumikane’s military vehicle x moe girl designs finally get the full-length TV anime another OVA treatment they deserve (albeit from Gonzo). Gundam enthusiasts will want to check out the Stargazer trailer now streaming at Bandai Channel, and those interested in all things new and anime should check in as well for new offerings from Clamp, Bandai Visual, etc. It’s an anime news explosion!!1

Mainichi Junk: Contractual Obligation

In today’s update: the precursor (and post-cursor) to Shinobuden gets a drama CD, Melty Blood: Act Cadenza streets August 10th for the PS2, Ar Tonelico rises from the grave, Gainax dumps another layer of embalming fluid on Eva – for the next fifteen months, Galkko previews the big upcoming ota-love title of fall ’06, and “Nard” becomes “Nerd”. Sieg Zeon!

Mainichi Junk: Kiss Kiss Fall in Love

In today’s update: new anime are announced from Gonzo and the Dengeki Bunko serial novel line, Joshikousei and Strawberry Panic get PS2 games, Top wo Nerae! 2 and Witchblade get DVD street dates, Hachukano gets an OP movie (with delicious MOSAIC.WAV accompaniment), the Kazama Mana eroanime OAV gets a JAV spinoff, a new yaruge brand is launched, the week’s eroge releases are scooped, and the usual assortment of odds and ends.

Mainichi Junk: Figure Addendum II

In tonight’s update: we lead with August’s edition of Dengeki Daioh (scheduled to include a Shana PVC figure munching on her favorite snack), and continue through a flock of recent releases to several new and confirmed entries in the coming months. Of greatest note is a very thorough survey of Megahouse’s bishoujo offerings through August, along with the full September lineup from Alter; Konami represents as well, bringing up the rear with Ichigo Mashimaro’s Miyu in October. Ritualistic flogging of the wallet commences…

Mainichi Junk: Figure Addendum

In today’s update: Catching up on figure news from Hobbynet today, leading the pile of scoops with a Rozen Maiden manga special edition figure and a new Gundam bishoujo offering from Yoshizaki Mine. Other items of note include a release date for Solid Theater’s Nukenin collection, the third set of Tetsudou Musume figures from Tomy, a Hazuki doll from Megahouse, and June restocks of Kaiyodo’s Himekuri Image Girl.

Mainichi Junk: Bucketful of Thoughts

In today’s update: the SOS-dan represents with various news from the Haruhi front, Seirei no Moribito broadcast details (a full 26 episodes!), studio ufotable gets an in-house cafe and a Manabi Straight anime, Dragon Age Pure gets a second volume, Media Factory launches a new manga serial, several bits of eroanime news (including “the world’s first shota” and a new Yakin Byoutou spinoff), Harthnir enters the eroge market, Alter’s Ignis PVC goes color, we hear Maritan’s voice for the first time, and more. Is HD finally back in action?!

Mainichi Junk: Total (ero) Recall

In tonight’s update: A list of links to recent eroge site launches, demo movies, and sample CG updates… that’s about it.

Mainichi Junk: Hobby Japan July 2006

In today’s update: an encyclopedic digest of coming PVC figure offerings, including all sorts of Fate, Genshiken’s Ohno (beach volleyball ver.), some hot Gun x Sword designs from Max Factory, a new swimsuit Mizuho from Goodsmile, various Irohas, new trading figure sets from Super Black Jack’s Rio and Akane Maniax, Queen’s Blade’s Reina, REC’s Aka, a brace of Witchblades, etc. etc., along with a few new resin kits and an event report from World Hobby Festival Ariake 14. Scans included!

Manga Review: Genshiken chapter 50 (final)

All good things must come to an end.

Manga Review: Genshiken chapter 49

In which there is a cosplay photo shoot, a clandestine transaction, a montage of happy moments and not a single word of spoken dialogue. Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name…

Mainichi Junk: Natsu da! Umi da!

In today’s update: the SOS-dan represents, a gun-maid entry in the Simple 2000 series of PS2 games, musings on mechamusume, new wackiness from Production IG (and drooling over Kaze no Moribito), the first NHK anime production image known to man, and miscellaneous ero news (Milky Anime updates, Iinchou wa Shounin Sezu!).