We’ll be at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre for the weekend of Saturday October 5 to Sunday October 6. Pay us a visit at the Tamarket double booth number #15 which is conveniently located right in the middle of the convention! We’ll be stocking a wide variety of anime goodies as well as our Lucky Bags in which you’ll find over $100 worth of merch for only $50 – grab one before they’re gone!
Didn’t make it to Animaga? That’s ok, because we’re back in Melbourne again this time for Madman Anime Festival Melbourne, running from Saturday 14th to Sunday 15th, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Come pay us a visit at the Tamarket double booth at lucky stall number #13 which is pretty much located right in the middle of everything! We’ll be bringing you a wide variety of anime goodies as well as our famous Lucky Bags in which you’ll find over $100 worth of merch for only $50 – grab one before they’re gone!
The convention train for 2019 still keeps on chugging, back again for Melbourne’s dedicated anime convention! We will be attending Animaga, starting Saturday 24th of August and concluding on Sunday 25th located at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton.
Come visit us at Tamarket, we can be found at our booth – E4 right near the entrance and exit of the convention, where we will bring you a wide selection of anime goods. We are looking forward to serving our customers!
It’s time for another season already! Finish off your current watchlist and get ready for these shows.
One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high schooler Taiju awakens and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, he’s not alone! His science-loving friend Senku’s been up and running for a few months and he’s got a grand plan in mind—to kickstart civilization with the power of science!
Genre: Sci-Fi, Adventure, Shounen
Year 198 of the Solar Era in Tokyo, special fire brigades are fighting against a phenomenon called spontaneous human combustion where humans beings are turned into living infernos called “Infernals.” While the Infernals are first generation cases of spontaneous human combustion, later generations possess the ability to manipulate flames while retaining human form. Shinra Kusakabe, a youth who gained the nickname Devil’s Footprints for his ability to ignite his feet at will, joins the Special Fire Force Company 8 which composes of other flames users as they work to extinguish any Infernals they encounter. As a faction that is creating Infernals appears, Shira begins to uncover the truth behind a mysterious fire that caused the death of his family twelve years ago.
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Shounen
A Certain Scientific Accelerator
Toaru Kagaku no Accelerator focuses on the strongest Level 5 after he protects the cheerful Last Order at the price of much of his power. Recovering at the hospital, Accelerator has led a relatively quiet life until he ends up saving the life of Estelle Rosenthal, a mysterious girl carrying a photo of Last Order. Unfortunately, Accelerator now finds himself dragged into a new conflict in the form of a sinister organization called Disciplinary Action which plots to use Last Order for a dangerous mission. Now that they have set their plan into motion and are in pursuit of the young girl, it’s up to the world’s most powerful esper and his newfound companion to protect Last Order and defend Academy City in the process.
Genre: Super Power, Supernatural, Fantasy, School
Lord El-Melloi II Case Files: Rail Zeppelin Grace Note
When Lord El-Melloi II, the later Waver Velvet, gets asked to claim his inheritance over Adra Castle, he travels there with his apprentice Gray to do so. But they are not the only ones called that way. The will of the previous owner states that the assembled contestants—including Luviagelita Edelfelt—must compete in a game of wits to win the castle.
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Supernatural
“It’s stuck deep inside me and I can’t get it out of my head. Mafuyu’s voice is an insane and dangerous weapon.”
That day, Ritsuka Uenoyama started to feel that playing the guitar and playing basketball, both of which he liked very much, were becoming boring. He then encounters Mafuyu Sato, who’s holding onto a broken guitar, and decides to fix it. The moment Uenoyama finishes fixing the guitar, Mafuyu becomes completely attached to him. However, after hearing Mafuyu sing it leaves a deep impression on him.
Genre: Music, Drama, Romance, Shounen Ai
Street Corner Demon
Awakening her dormant abilities as a devil one day, Yuuko Yoshida aka Shadow Mistress Yuuko, is entrusted with the mission to defeat the Light clan’s shrine maiden, a magical girl, by her ancestor Lilith. Yuuko meets magical girl Momo Chiyoda through her classmate Anri Sada, and challenges her to a duel, but loses quickly due to her lack of strength.
Since then, Yuuko has struggled with her role as a devil and her duel with Momo, and borrowed help from her regularly. However, by a strange coincidence, Yuuko also weakens Momo by taking away her power to cooperate in protecting the peace of Tama city.
Genre: Slice of Life, Comedy, Magic
Maidens of the Savage Season
The girls in a high school literature club do a little icebreaker to get to know each other: answering the question, “What’s one thing you want to do before you die?” One of the girls blurts out, “Sex.” Little do they know, the whirlwind unleashed by that word pushes each of these girls, with different backgrounds and personalities, onto their own clumsy, funny, painful, and emotional paths toward adulthood.
Genre: Drama, School, Shounen
15 years ago, an unknown hyperspace gate opened over the Pacific. Beyond this gate lies Reto Semaani, a strange alternate world where fairies and monsters live.
San Teresa City—a city where over two million immigrants live from both worlds. As a result, there are the haves and the have-nots. Here is the world’s newest “city of dreams.” But in the shadow of the chaos, crime is rampant: drugs, prostitution, and weapon trafficking. The detectives who stand up to these heinous crimes are in the San Teresa City Police. When the detective Kei Matoba and the alternate-world knight Tirana—two individuals who differ in gender, personality, and even world of origin—meet, an incident erupts. Two worlds. Two justices. From this, the curtain rises on a buddy police action story!
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Magic, Police, Sci-Fi
How Many Kilograms are the Dumbbells You Lift?
Sakura Hibiki is your average high school girl, with a voracious appetite. Noticing her clothes tightening in lieu of her slowly expanding waistline she decides to look into enrolling in the nearby gym. There she runs into a girl from her grade named Souryuuin Akemi.
Akemi, who has a muscle fetish tries to get Hibiki to enroll in the gym despite its high ratio of macho men. Thankfully a beautiful trainer, Machio, appears and unknowingly convinces her to enroll and start her quest to a great body.
Genre: Comedy, Ecchi
Here’s first trailer for Lupin III The First, er.. yeah sounds about right.
Anyway looks like they’ve done away with traditional 2D animation and gone in a different direction and now it’s in full 3D. Visually it, doesn’t look bad.
It’s due for a Japanese release on December 6th later this year.
You can visit the official site (in Japanese), but there doesn’t seem to be much there.
We have some teasers for the Sailor Moon Eternal – 2 part movie that is now announced for 2020.
In additional Sailor Moon news, the 5th season of the 90’s anime, known as Sailor Moon Stars is finally getting an English version! (It has only taken 20 years, so lets get excited!)
Here’s a trailer for the upcoming Bandai Namco action fighting game for Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC. Based on the popular manga and anime series. No word on an actual release date, except “coming soon”.
The first ever console game based on ONE PUNCH MAN is coming to PS4, X1, and PC! Get ready to play 3v3 battles as Saitama, Genos, Hellish Blizzard, Speed-o’-Sound Sonic, Mumen Rider and more in ONE PUNCH MAN: A HERO NOBODY KNOWS!
We head back to Melbourne. Seems like there’s some contrasting weather between conventions, Melbourne being a little chilly of late, but that doesn’t stop the convention train! We will be at Oz Comic Con Melbourne, beginning Saturday 8th June and concluding on Sunday 9th June located at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Visit us at the Tamarket booth, we are located at stall #P108, where we will have a wide selection of anime goods. Hope to see you there!
Brisbane here we come! There’s been a small gap between conventions but we are heading off to Queensland to attend Madman Anime Festival Brisbane, starting Saturday 25th May and running all weekend till Sunday 26th May at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Come visit us the Tamarket booth, we can be found at stall number #17 bringing you a wide variety of anime goods. Hope to see you there!
You heard right! Gundam and Hello Kitty are going head to head!
Why? Because they are both celebrating birthdays! Hello Kitty is celebrating 45 years and Gundam is celebrating 40! Which classic franchise can claim the crown in this wacky cross promotion popularity contest?
First of all, fans need to register their allegiance with Hello Kitty or Gundam on the official website. (Be warned that there is no take-backsies and once you’ve chosen you’re enlisted for life!). Then after that, you need to shop at all the promotional stores (in Japan) and register the points on the website. Points can also be exchanged for prizes such as chopsticks and t-shirts.