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    Saturday May 13, 2017
  • Make Lunch More Interesting With These "Totoro" Handkerchiefs

    Character lunch boxes are so '90s.

    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!

  • Thursday February 19, 2015
  • "Castle in the Sky" Stacking Robots

    Plus "Future Boy Conan" and "Sherlock Hound" figmas teased

    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.

  • Monday January 19, 2015
  • Hayao Miyazaki Joins Volunteer Effort to Clean "Totoro" Forest

    Anime direct helps clear trash and unwanted vegetation from inspirational woodland

    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.