Toys

Domo Japanese Playing Cards Set

September 9, 2013 Conner Flynn 0

Fans of Japanese mascot Domo will want to get their hands on this Domo Japanese Playing Cards Set, to spice up their poker night. This Domo Japanese Playing Cards Set shows off our favorite mascot in a samurai outfit and carrying swords on the back, […]

Domo Japanese Style Coaster Set
Design

Domo Japanese Style Coaster Set

September 1, 2013 Conner Flynn 0

Let Domo protect your coffee table from rings and spills, with this fun Domo Japanese Style Coaster Set. He’s fun, he’s toothy and like it or not he is here to stay. This Domo Japanese Style Coaster Set features the mascot wearing a bunch of […]

Yum-Yum Bento Box Fresh Recipes for Adorable Lunches
Books

Yum-Yum Bento Box Recipe Book

October 18, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

GeekAlerts is a staunch advocate of playing with food. So when we discover new ways of playing with food, of course we are going to spill the beans. For fans of the bento box lunch, the Yum-Yum Bento Box Recipe Book will inspire you to […]

Pupeko Anti-Aging Mouthpiece
Design

Pupeko Anti-Aging Mouthpiece

October 11, 2012 James Kelly 1

Listen up ladies (and men?); if your cheeks are looking a little saggy, give the Pupeko Anti-Aging Mouthpiece a try. Designed by an ordinary housewife that was looking to offset the signs of aging and bring a fresher, youthful look back to her cheeks, this […]

Licca-chan Kaiten Sushi Restaurant
Toys

Conveyor Belt Sushi Shop for Dolls

October 1, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

It is an absolute blast going out for sushi with the whole family. To get kids excited about eating sushi, they can start by playing with the Conveyor Belt Sushi Shop Doll Set. Use your own Barbie and Ken dolls (and their kids) to make […]

Japanese Nanotechnology Pet Beds
Design

Japanese Nanotechnology Pet Beds

May 22, 2012 Conner Flynn 1

This pet bed is fit for evil geniuses bent on world domination. Who else would own Japanese Nanotechnology Pet Beds that make it look as though your dog is getting eaten by a shark? Well, I would too and I’m no evil genius. These pet […]

Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers
Design

Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers

May 10, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

Wanna know how to give your food some flava? Shake the Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers over every dish. I used to think that grinding those 3-ft. pepper mills was a hoot, but these salt and pepper maracas are even better. Maracas shakers make cooking so much […]

domo plush backpack
Style

Domo Plush Backpack

March 11, 2012 Jack Kieffer 0

The Domo Plush Backpack is an adorable re-creation of our favorite Japanese mascot!  He’s gaping, cute, and fluffier than ever before in his new manifestation.  Wear it like a backpack, hug it like it’s a tiny creature (that doesn’t have rabies.  Avoid the creatures with […]

Hana Tsun Nose Straightener
Design

Hana Tsun Nose Straightener

March 2, 2012 Hazel Chua 2

Most people have an issue of some sort with a certain part of their body. Some people want to be thinner, some want a longer nose, and there are those who think their thighs are too big. Hitting the gym can solve several of these, […]

Japanese Wrist-Mounted Finger Piano
Gadgets

Japanese Wrist-Mounted Finger Piano

March 1, 2012 Conner Flynn 1

Pianos are huge. That’s make it impossible to just play one whenever you like.  You have to be in a room with a large piano to play it. You can’t just pull one out of your pocket whenever the mood strikes you. That used to […]

The Manga Cookbook
Books

The Manga Cookbook

March 1, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

To many people, cooking is a huge chore. Ingredients preparation takes a lot of time, and although the cooking process itself isn’t exactly exhausting, clean-up is. So if you know anyone who doesn’t really like cooking but loves manga, then getting them a copy of […]

Decocchao Bears
Toys

Decocchao Bears

February 10, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

They sort of look like Grateful Dead bears gone drag, but they’re actually stylish fashionista bears that know what’s up with accessories. Maybe you haven’t seen any of these bears hanging off ladies’ handbags in the general public. That’s because Decocchao Bears are exclusively sold in Japan. Each set comes […]

Design

Alumi Head Spa

February 7, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

Most people go for a massage at the end of a very long and stressful day. Others opt to just nap it off instead, while some others head off to the spa for some pampering. It’s a bit of a hassle though to have to […]

Propia Hige Japanese Fake Beard
Style

Propia Hige Japanese Fake Beard

February 7, 2012 Hazel Chua 2

If you don’t have the genes for it, then you’ll probably have a hard time growing out your own beard. But fret not, because in this day and age there are all sorts of fake, but real-looking, stuff that you can put on and most […]

Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece
Design

Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece

February 5, 2012 Hazel Chua 8

You might have already crossed off “wrinkly chin” from your list after you got the Rhythm Slim Chin Muscle Exercise Machine, but for the rest of your face, the Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece has got you covered. That is, if it can really deliver on all […]

Slice Japanese Stainless Steel Scissors
Design

Slice Japanese Stainless Steel Scissors

December 15, 2011 James Kelly 0

Scissors are an important household item that always seems to go missing. Is it because you really don’t like the pair you have or is it because they don’t standout enough to remember where you placed them? Either way, you won’t have that problem with […]

Hashi Tetsu Shinkansen Chopsticks
Food

Japanese Bullet Train Chopsticks

December 14, 2011 Patra Beaulieu 0

Life in the fast lane is exactly what bullet trains are all about. One of the Shinkansen trains clocked a head-spinning top speed of 581 km/h during a test run. But if you’d rather focus on improving the speed at which you shovel food into your mouth rather than how […]

Star Wars Amigurumi Ewok
Design

Cute Star Wars Amigurumi (Handmade Stuffed Animals)

November 10, 2011 Ryan Cooper 2

Today I learned a new word: Amigurumi. According to Wikipedia, Amigurumi “is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures.” It sounds simple enough. However, a picture is worth a thousand words, and you can see that these Handmade Star […]

otamatone electronic instrument
Gadgets

Otamatone Electronic Instrument

November 6, 2011 Hazel Chua 1

The best toys are those that give more than just a few hours of fun to your kids. They’re the ones that will actually impart some sort of lesson or develop some sort of skill in your child. Once such toy is the Otamatone Electronic […]

Fullmetal Alchemist Cosplay Costume - Roy Mustang
Style

Fullmetal Alchemist Cosplay Costume – Roy Mustang

October 13, 2011 Patra Beaulieu 0

Duplicating the look of a Japanese manga character is a daunting task. But when you find elaborate get-ups, such as the Roy Mustang Fullmetal Alchemist Cosplay Costume, consider your work half done. Fullmetal Alchemist Cosplay Costume – Roy Mustang Brand new, never been used Made by high quality […]