While Koinobori, or carp streamers for Children's Day wave in the sky in Japan, anime fans are celebrating all the adorable lolis and shota characters in anime. In the spirit of the day, I found a loli & shota anime poll collected by Anikore, a Japanese user generated anime review site. The ranking is determined by "loli points" or "shota points" from user reviews on the site. See the top 10 shows after the jump!
The latest anime series to be the subject of a wave of amisports cycling gear is The Ambition of Oda Nobuna. Long and short sleeve unisex cycling jerseys are being offered, as well as the wheel and frame stickers you'll need to turn your bike into an itachari (the bicycle equivalent of an itasha car). Get a look after the jump.
Dakimakura connoisseurs will have two material choices for a hug pillow featuring Tari Tari's equestrian/archer Sawa Okita. COSPA's polyester twill version is scheduled to be released in December for 8,400yen ($108) while their smooth knit goes for 9,450yen ($120). Meanwhile, Broccoli is the latest to reveal an Oda Nobuna hug pillow, with Katsuie Shibata going on sale in November. Get a look after the jump.