ii_jidai (formerly toki_o_koete) (ii_jidai) wrote,
ii_jidai (formerly toki_o_koete)

Halloween Weirdity

With this year being the 50th anniversary of manga weeklies Shounen Magazine and Shounen Sunday, there've been some bizarro new goods for their major manga alumni...with an especially scary sort surfacing just in time for Halloween: strawberry/melon/banana-mix suckers, including these for two of my favorites, "Devilman" and "Ashita no Joe"!

They were a Halloween gift from Big A at work, reminding me that Halloween would be that night--not only the perfect time for ghosts and witches to be on the prowl, but ideal cover for super robots to come out, too. This could be a great chance to finally meet some of my favorites! So I got some candy ready, turned on the light out front...

Unfortunately, the ambulance took Gold Lightan away before I could get his autograph...oh well, maybe next year...

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