INSIDER REPORT

Soh and Adrian Chat about TGS 2019
Oct. 02, 2019

Soh and Adrian Chat about TGS 2019

Many of us at TOM are video game freaks, and we're super proud to have worked at Tokyo Game Show 2019! Two of the hardworking members from our live stream, Soh and Adrian, sit down to tell us more about the event!

A TOM Member Visits Comiket for the First Time
Aug. 29, 2019

A TOM Member Visits Comiket for the First Time

Okay. Let's set the scene. The location is Tokyo Big Sight, a collection of halls and buildings relatively close to the giant Gundam. It's August 11, 2019, hottest time of the year in Japan. The sun is blazing up above and there's hardly a cloud floating in the sky to provide any precious shade. The temperature reads 35 degrees Celsius (over 95 degrees Fahrenheit), and I feel like I'm trapped inside a pitbull's hot, wet mouth.

TOM Takes on Anime Expo 2019
Jul. 30, 2019

TOM Takes on Anime Expo 2019

TOM had loads of surprises in store for visitors of its Booth and Industry Panel at AX 2019!

The Story Behind TOM’s Original Products vol 2 pt 2
Jun. 27, 2019

The Story Behind TOM’s Original Products vol 2 pt 2

Part two of the TOM Original Product series! Read all about our recent FLCL shoes and BanG Dream! merch!

The Stories Behind TOM's Original Products vol 2 pt 1
May. 27, 2019

The Stories Behind TOM's Original Products vol 2 pt 1

Because you asked for it! The continuing saga about how TOM creates its original Projects!

TOM Product Hall of Fame vol 2
Apr. 24, 2019

TOM Product Hall of Fame vol 2

Let's a take closer look at a few of the unbelievable goods that have been on TOM's Shop.

Getting Ready for TOM Week 2019!
Mar. 27, 2019

Getting Ready for TOM Week 2019!

We interview the leader of our E-commerce division to find out more about TOM's annual TOM Week celebration!

The Word Wizards at TOM
Feb. 26, 2019

The Word Wizards at TOM

Meet 2 veteran writers at TOM behind many of the product descriptions and blurbs you see on the shop website!

Meet the TOM Staff: Off the Clock
Feb. 02, 2019

Meet the TOM Staff: Off the Clock

Did you know our TOM Staff organizes and meets in small clubs based on interests and hobbies?

Hello from the TOM Fan Club!
Dec. 26, 2018

Hello from the TOM Fan Club!

Did you know there's an awesome (and friendly) community where you can interact with TOM staff and otakus worldwide? Learn more about the TOM Fan Club - we'd love to see all our Premium Members there!

Behind The Scenes: TOM Super Sale
Nov. 29, 2018

Behind The Scenes: TOM Super Sale

What goes on during the planning of our biggest sale event of the year? We interviewed Jessica from our Marketing team about what the TOM Super Sale is all about!

A Day In The Life At Tokyo Otaku Mode
Oct. 29, 2018

A Day In The Life At Tokyo Otaku Mode

We'll hear from our very own staff member, Sean Cardeno on his experience working at Tokyo Otaku Mode!

The faces and stories behind TOM’s Original Products: Part II
Sep. 21, 2018

The faces and stories behind TOM’s Original Products: Part II

Go behind the scenes in the creation of our exclusive products: the debut Kizuna AI scale, Snow Miku merch sets, and IdolM@ster Light Shade!

The stories behind TOM’s Original Products
Aug. 20, 2018

The stories behind TOM’s Original Products

A highly requested topic!!! We take you behind the scenes of how our team creates original exclusive products.

Memorable AF Products 😵
Jul. 19, 2018

Memorable AF Products 😵

Sometimes even WE'RE shocked at some of the items we carry.

Meet the Hardcore Otakus at TOM
Jun. 20, 2018

Meet the Hardcore Otakus at TOM

We introduce you to 4 hardcore otakus at Tokyo Otaku Mode. Read about their passionate hobbies, and how its shaped their personal and professional lives!

Behind the Scenes of This Year’s TOM Week
May. 18, 2018

Behind the Scenes of This Year’s TOM Week

Come along for the ride as we interview Sherry, who managed this year's TOM Week celebrations!

Wonder Festival 2018 Winter Report
Mar. 18, 2018

Wonder Festival 2018 Winter Report

Event Report for TOM at Wonfest 2018 Winter!

TOM Joins First Ever Anime NYC
Dec. 12, 2017

TOM Joins First Ever Anime NYC

TOM member Sean brings us another exciting report, this time for the first ever Anime NYC!

TOM Newsletter #3: Tokyo Game Show + Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair!
Oct. 23, 2017

TOM Newsletter #3: Tokyo Game Show + Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair!

In this event report we introduce TOMs recent outings at TGS and KYOMAF 2017!

TOM Newsletter #2: Anime Expo Edition!
Jul. 20, 2017

TOM Newsletter #2: Anime Expo Edition!

This newsletter focuses on TOM's attendance for Anime Expo 2017! Thanks to everyone who came and visited! Tokyo Otaku Mode buyer Sean recounts his experience at this year's AX.

TOM Premium Newsletter vol.1
Jun. 05, 2017

TOM Premium Newsletter vol.1

Hello, TOM Premium Members! First and foremost, thank you very much for joining TOM Premium. This is the first ever member-exclusive quarterly report on what TOM is up to, but it’s also a special celebratory edition!