I think the thing that most people don't realise when they complain about the high prices of the toys is that they are DEPORTED FROM A FAR AWAY COUNTRY! Therefore, a lot of money goes into sending them here, and some of the items they are selling are rare to find in this country, if you're just wandering around London. Sure, the prices are very high, but I respect why they are high.
Having a bit of time before a movie I started to explore The Trocadero a bit more. Not something I was looking forward to, but boredom had to be avoided at all cost. I remembered going past this shop before and seeing Pikachu onesies and similar things. Being a bit of an anime fan I was not against the idea of dressing up as your favourite character, but ... I guess I just don't like Pokemon,...more
Strolling along in London and what do I find? a bright sign with a Pikachu on it :) LOL. SOLD!!!!! Anything with a Pikachu on it is my kind of place!
Thankful to see a respite of Anime in a City full of shops that wouldn't know Pikachu from Victini, I stopped in. What I saw was amazing!
They had cosplay dresses from anime series that are only shown in Japan -- same with some of...more
Ein Laden fuer Fans! Nicht nur fuer jung sondern auch fuer alt!
Alles dabei: Comics, Mangas, Animes, DVDs, Hentai, Figuren und und und!!
Wenn man in London ist, sollte man hier unbedingt mal vorbeischauen. Ein Muss fuer Fans aber auch fuer "Normalos" nett anzuschauen!more
Located close to Picadilly Circus, I had high hopes for this store since it's called "Tokyo Toys" - but I was sorely disappointed. I was expecting lots of manga, plushies, Kotobukiya figures, trading figures and anime collectibles and the like, since that is what this store's website promotes.
This store does sell anime related merchandise - most of which is very poor quality. Most of the...more