Aura

A crazy girl that wishes to be an author.

Nerdy Niches – SMASH!

Sooo I’m going to be different this time and I’m actually going to talk about an event. One of the best events for the anime lovers just like me, Smash! I love Smash ever since I first went to it and I plan to go to it till I’m like way too old to cosplay or something. Why do I love Smash so much well… that’s what I’m here to talk about. Today I’m specifically looking at the Smash which just...

How was Smash 2011? The Fans Let Us Know

So those who did go should know how it was already but if you were just wondering how others felt or maybe if you didn’t go and are wondering what is there and if it’s worth going to next year you should really read below. I loved Smash, especially with all the new space but let’s just not take my own word for it. Here is what other people had to say: 1. What did you come to Smash for? • To ...

Nerdy Niches – Hobbyco

In the city there is a wonderful shop that is filled with all curious things including train sets and gundam models. Which of course means that if you love things such as figurines and model kits then you really need to know or at least learn about Hobbyco. Here is some helpful information: What: Hobby co. Where: The highest level on QVB Some rememberable products: • Lego • Gundam kits • Haro cont...

Nerdy Niches – ThinkGeek

If you don’t already know about ThinkGeek, I feel very sad for you. This store is one of the most awesome stores I have ever come across and it fits just perfectly into my weekly nerdy niches. I mean if you write ‘nerd store’ or ‘geek store’ this is the first result! So please let’s check out this store with me. Here is some helpful information: What: ThinkGeek ...

How was Supanova 2011? The Fans Let Us Know

So those who did go should know how it was already but if you were just wondering how others felt or maybe if you didn’t go and are wondering what is there and if it’s worth going to next year you should really read below. I totally enjoyed myself at Supanova and I loved the stalls and people there but don’t take only my word for it. I interviewed some friendly people at the convention and here ar...

Nerdy Niches – Bluefin Sushi

I don’t know why sushi has become something that we nerds and geeks love. Maybe it is because of all the anime we have watched. All I know is this place has great and cheap sushi and on top of it your sushi moves on the conveyor belt in front of you. Bluefin Sushi Here is some helpful information: What: Bluefin Sushi Where: Chatswood Westfield, Sydney Australia near the cinema Some remembera...

3DS Pokedex… What is it ?

During Nintendo’s press event at E3 2011, they announced that they have realeased the 3DS Pokedex. What is the 3DS Pokedex? It’s a free downloadable application on the 3DS which allows you to collect all the black and white pokemon through street pass. This means if you connect to an internet connection or street pass someone then you gain a new pokemon on your 3DS Pokedex. You can gai...

Nerdy Niches – Hornsby’s Timezone

So you are in Hornsby and you are early for your movie so what do you do? Well of course you head to the arcade just opposite the cinemas for tons of fun. I love time zone so much and even if I’m not waiting for a movie, I do love just to go there and play a few games. Here is some helpful information: What: Timezone Where: Hornsby Westfield, opposite the cinema Some rememberable games: Guit...

Nerdy Niches – Galaxy Bookshop

The Galaxy Bookshop!!! I’ve loved this place ever since I’ve seen it, and even if I can’t buy everything in the store (because I often want to), I do love to just go in and look around. If you’ve never been or haven’t been for a while, it’s probably the best time to go as they are having a 50% of selected item sale! Here is some helpful information: What: Galaxy...

Nerdy Niches – Sugar Fix

Welcome to the first of the weekly update of nerdy niches and today I’m looking at a wonderful candy store in the middle of the city. Walking in the walk through to the Queen Victoria Building, me and my co-writer, Spike or Michael, came across this candy store and INSTANTLY had to go in. The store is filled with all kinds of candy imaginable, not only from our country but also from the UK a...

Black Butler Collection 1 Review

Produced by: Aniplex Distributed by: Madman Entertainment Media: DVD Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy Runtime: 325 minutes, 2 DVD’s Rating: MA15+, Strong animated violence Available from: Madman – $59 Reviewed by: Grace Mitchell and Michael Marr   Premise If Jane Austin Books and endless hours of studying classic English literature have taught us anything it’s that the lives and problems o...

Okamisan and her Seven Companions recommendation

An anime that aired last summer in Japan by J.C Staff is Okamisan and her Seven Companions (Ookami-san to Shichinin no Nakamatachi) which is comedy, fantasy and romance series. The anime focuses mostly on a girl called Ookami who is a high school girl and Ryoushi, a very shy boy who has an extremely huge crush on Ookami. Ookami on the other hand has trouble trusting him and often punches him in tr...

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