Do you regularly make your own bento boxes or box lunches for school or work? Do you need some kind of new covering for said lunch, like maybe a handkerchief? You might consider this new set of Studio Ghibli-themed sets, including imagery of Totoro, the Catbus, Mei, and soot sprites. Hit the jump for a look!
Ensky's TsumuTsumu ("stack stack") are one of a couple of lines of Japanese mini figures ready to be piled on the of geek desks and shelves (Plex's TsumiColle being another notable). And, TsumuTsumu has gotten some good licenses lately, including Nintendo and Studio Ghibli. Third in the latter offering, after Totoro and Kiki's kitties is a set of Castle in the Sky robots. Get a look after the jump.
To noone's suprise, 74-year-old, semi-retired anime director Hayao Miyazaki has been keeping busy. Besides working on an exhibit for the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo’s Mitaka city, the Studio Ghibli has been involved with efforts like the Fuchi no Mori no Kai, which, last weekend, sent 260 volunteers into the forest that inspired My Neighbor Totoro. More after the jump.