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Archive for May, 2008

Namco Dotgraphics Figure

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

namco dot1 This is a cool figure set with sound!

Each figure comes with a stage modeled after a scene from the game and place the included figure anywhere on the stage. There’s a button to activate the matching game music.

Features 1 out of 6 (+2 secret) Nintendo Stage Figures. Each figure set makes an individual sound. The mascots are from Galaxian, Xevious, Rally X, Mappy, Digdug and Druaga.

Pokemon Headset

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008


This is a really cute Pokemon headset. This was an exclusive item available only at the Pokemon Center in Japan. Perfect for your Nintendo DS.

Touch Detective

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

(DS version)

touch detective After her father unexpectedly passes away, Mackenzie inherits the family business: a renowned detective agency in a fantastic world of mystery and intrigue. With the aid of her investigative assistant Funghi and her faithful servant Cromwell, Mackenzie sets off to prove herself worthy of being called… the Touch Detective!

Some of the features are:

1. Gather evidence, talk to witnesses, and use items to further the investigation!

2. Four bizarre cases! Find a missing person, track down a stolen dream, and more!

3. Touch-screen, dual-screen puzzle-solving that takes full advantage of the Nintendo DS!

Kaiju Hoodie

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008



Be the monster! This is an authentic limited-edition hooded sweatshirt. Only 350 pieces was manufactured. Each is made with the highest attention to detail. The entire sweatshirt is printed with kaiju scales. Additionally, there’s a spine scale ridge, large eyes on either side of the hood and teeth on the hood lining. The interior features two zipper pockets and a headphone cord passthrough. Features new, high-durability zipper hardware.

Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

(DS version)

rocket slime The hero of this brand-new action-adventure is a slime—one of the most popular monsters from the Dragon Quest series.

Welcome to the kingdom of Slimenia, a peaceful land where Slimes live in roly-poly harmony. That is, until one day Slimenia is invaded by a mysterious cartel called "the Plob." The plundering Plob kidnap all the slimes in the capital city of Boingburg. Rocket is the only slime left behind and must journey through Slimenia to save his friends and uncover the Plob’s nefarious plot!

Speed Racer: The Video Game

Monday, May 19th, 2008

(DS version)

speed racer ds Get behind the driver’s seat with this Speed Racer based on the Wachowski Brothers film with its garage of combat-ready rides and see how you fare in "car-fu style" action. Take on the role of the characters from the film, getting behind the wheels of each character’s signature vehicles to experience firsthand the film’s high adrenaline, combative racing style.


Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

I was about to leave the toy shop the other day then this caught my attention:

marvel tf

Marvel / Transformers Crossover!!!

Wave 1 line-up includes: Spider-man, Venom, Hulk and Ironman. Very much like the Star Wars / Transformers line before. Hehe.

Hmm…I’ll pass on Spider-man. Venom is so-so. Hulk is cool. Ironman is red hot!!!

Dungeon of Windaria

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

(DS version)

dungeon windaria Dungeon of Windaria is the fruit of the combined efforts between the character designer and art director Inomata Mutsuki and the game art designer Hirano Katsuyuki. It is an RPG that tells the epic adventure and romance between two countries, the prosperous northern superpower Paro and the southern uncontaminated nation Iza. The two countries has signed a peace treaty, stating that they were not to engage in any sort of military conflict against the other. However, the ambitious Paro has always had its eyes on the beautiful Iza.

It is Izu, a village youth from Iza who stopped the nation of  Paro in the brink of time when this northern superpower planned to drown his home country. Although a major catastrophe is prevented, the relations of these two nations remained strained. Izu, however, catches the attention of both countries and is asked to join the war effort. To make matters more complicated, prince Jiru of Paro and princess Anneth from Iza are in love with each other and their romance is interfered by the upcoming war.

Toy Shop

Monday, May 12th, 2008

(DS version)

toy shop ds When their grandfather passed away, Mel and Mark were left in charge of his toy shop with the condition that if they couldn’t make it successful within three years, it would be donated to the city. It’s up to you to help the two make toys, satisfy demanding customers, explore the city, and ultimately return their grandfather’s toy shop back to the booming business it once was!

Speed Racer Hot Wheels 1:64

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

From the Speed Racer movie, this exciting collection depicts all of the great racing Vehicles at an easy-to-collect 1:64 scale. Every one of these Vehicles has an accessory that gives the car a special advantage which can be removed for use on Hot Wheels track sets (sold separately). Collect them all!

speed racer cars

Car ratio per case:

4x Mach 5 with Saw Blades
3x Mach 5 with Jump Jacks
2x Snake Oiler Race Car with Spear Hooks
3x Racer X Street Car with Jump Jacks
1x Mach 4 with Saw Blades
2x GRX with Spear Hooks
3x Mach 6 with Saw Blades
3x Mach 6 with Jump Jacks
1x Gray Ghost with Saw Blades
2x Racer X Race Car with Saw Blades