Another year, another Comic Con. Well, it’s actually only the 2nd Comic Con to be held here and I’ve got to say, it wasn’t half bad. After last year’s Con, there was a lot of talk about how unorganized the event was and how a lot of vendors were really displeased. We were actually a bit worried as to whether or not there would even … Continue reading Seoul Comic Con 2018: Ay or Nay?
Doraemon is definitely one of the most popular animated characters in Asia. For anyone who is unfamiliar, Doraemon began as a Japanese manga and turned into an animated series. The main character (Doraemon) is a robot cat from the 22nd century who goes back in time to help a young boy named Nobita Nobi. What’s interesting is that he has a pocket, which is a cross between a … Continue reading 100 Doraemon Secret Gadgets Expo (Seoul)
Once a again Studio Ghibli has decided to grace Seoul with another phenomenal exhibit. This is Ghibli’s second exhibit in Seoul and I have been lucky enough to see both of them! Ah yes, it’s a wonderful time to be an otaku living in Seoul. Unlike the previous Layout Design Exhibit, which featured original art and concepts from several Ghibli films, this exhibition takes the magical … Continue reading Inside Seoul’s Ghibli Exhibit
With Halloween quickly approaching, some of you may be scrambling to put the final touched on your costumes (like me) or perhaps you made a last minute decision to dress up. Whatever the case, it can be a little challenging to find the perfect costume in Korea. Luckily there are a few good costume stores in Seoul, one of which caters to otaku’s like myself. … Continue reading Hellow Shop