• Events
  • Okinawa Day 2014

    A friend of mine asked me if I was free 21st June to go to Okinawa day. this was something I had never heard of of. Okinawa is a prefecture made up of thousands of islands, south of Kyushu. The largest Island is named Okinawa Shima, or Okinawa Island, the mission of Okinawa Association U.K […]

    Shaun The Sheep spotted in London

    Ah ha first shaun statue found was located outside Urban Outfitter in Covent Garden, London, thanks for the Tip Kellsey Ellison! The print was based on Cath Kidson ^_^ Second Shaun near the pagoda at China Town nearest to China Town mall. This pattern included dragons as Shaun’s iris a nd the whole body modelled […]

    Meet the cosplayer: Ivy Doomkitty

    One of the extraordinary things that happened this year was Stan Lee, the creator of many of our favourite heroes such as Spiderman, X-men, Fantastic 4 announced his last UK appearance. Now this made London Film and Comic Con the convention of the year with phenomenal queues to meet the mastermind for photos, autographs and […]

    Ai My Maid Fro-Yo Party

    What makes Ai My Maid different is their traditional Japanese take on this concept. Of course the original concept is from Japan but the outfits and activities differ greatly. They also had pop up cafes at London Anime Con and London Film and Comic Con this year, but this is their first official event. From […]

  • Food
  • What is Bubble Tea?

    Bubble tea has been around in its place of origin(Taiwan) since the 1980s but only recently has it made its way into UK high streets. Many of us are starting to see specialist bubble tea shops, or our current East Asian shops starting to sell the drink. In particular London has taken upon this trend, […]

    Spotlight: The Heart of Gaming

    Sadly arcades are a rarity in London these days, after the closing of Funland/Segaworld in Trocadero, then Gamerbase, and lastly Goodge Street arcade, gamers of London are left with a few mediocre machines in the basement of Trocadero – a shadow of the real ambience. Enter The Heart of Gaming, a group decided to do […]

    Gamerdisco ft IGN: 6th March

    Gamerdisco is becoming a regular hang out for me and my gaming buddies. Free entry into a den of games, friendly atmosphere, drinking and prizes. About Gamerdisco: From the team who brought you Nintendisco comes the new monthly club night ‘GamerDisco’ with only a name change everything else equally as Geek Fest. A truly social […]

    London Anime Con: One for the Teens

    Animeleague hold many conventions around the country but London is their epicentre. The organisation manages to churn out conventions at an alarming rate for the work load and London Anime Con happens to be one of their first. For Animeleague‘s first convention of the year LAC had to be a hit. We attended with a […]