I'm currently in Taipei right now and have a series of good news starting with a collaboration between Sony and Smart Doll ^o^Syntrend is a new mall that opened very recently in Taipei - it's a stylish lifestyle-type mall that has been designed to cater for all ages through its snazzy look and feel. Syntrend is known as 三創數位生活園區 in Chinese and can […]
The layout of things have changed quite a bit since the previous desk diary and there is now more to cover - my workspace at the office and home and now also our first ever retail store. It's been rather hectic of late - since we last spoke, we attended and rolled out booths at Anime Festival Asia Thailand, Anime Expo in LA, SMASH in Sydney and I'm […]
Following on from Malaysia Touch n Go, I'm pleased to announce that our mascot character Mirai Suenaga has now become Taiwan's electronic payment card "Easy Card" (悠遊卡 roughly pronounced "youyou ka"). Easy Card is used to pay for services like the metro, buses, taxis and can also be used at many convenience stores etc.There are […]
I'm pleased to announce that Kinokuniya is now an official retailer of Smart Doll ^o^ Starting off with the Singapore flagship store (Takashimaya 4th Floor @ Ngee Ann City). If you want to reserve yours for pickup then call them on +65 6737 5021 Smart Doll 001 Mirai Suenaga and 002 Kizuna Yumeno are available now and retail for 789.90 SGD but (!) if you […]
Continuing from yesterday's Hobby Maker Show post - chibi figures. Mostly Nendoroids. I regularly come across folks who are not really into the chibi form - how about you? Same here - I didnt really like them at first but they kinda grew on me when I started to indulge in Nendoroids.