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Idle Idol site- updates

Tweet Lots going on over at Idle Idol, here’s an update of some of the links Plastic Pigs Native American Store Standers Japanese Robots Elephant and Castle Big Crabs in Japan Face Off Sento-kun Lastly you can now see what … Continue reading

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Idle Idol – Site launch

Tweet Lots of entires over at the Idle Idol site find out about the Tokyo Fire Department mascot Kyuta, Domokun – NHK’s wide mouthed monster.tower mascots from all over Japan and much more. Idle Idol The Japanese Mascot is the … Continue reading

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Contribute to Idle Idol

Tweet We’ve started an Idle Idol facebook group so you can keep up to date with when the books due out or anything else that might be interesting. Contribute your own mascots too. Be sure to join the What What … Continue reading

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Kero-chan and Koro-chan

Tweet This cute couple were given to me by the wonderful people at Kowa Pharmaceuticals. These are Yubi ningyou or finger dolls. Apparently there are more of these and other Kowa frogs than there are people in Japan. If you … Continue reading

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Megane

Tweet Not quite Idle Idol enough but I like these signs a lot. The eyes madly rotate round and round outside these opticians. Megane means glasses in Japanese.

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Idle Idol

Tweet Our new book ‘Idle Idol’ published by Mark Batty Publisher is due out next year in April. Its packed full of info on Japans wonderful 3D characters, learn their names, origins and stories. For a sneak peak visit our … Continue reading

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