Kirito Coat of Midnight and How to Get it for Cosplay

Kirito Coat of Midnight and How to Get it for Cosplay

One of the most famous Kirito costume could be a Coat of Midnight. This costume is a ‘last attack bonus item’ that you can get from Ilfang the Kobold Lord, the first floor boss in Aincrad. Despite being the first floor boss, Ilfang is really strong and even could kill at least 2 people, including the raid leader. And then, Kirito enters the rage mode and manage to kill it. He got the monster drop for the last attack bonus called Coat of Midnight.

Kirito Coat of Midnight and How to Get it for Cosplay

Kirito gained the Coat of Midnight for the Last Attack bonus drop in the 1st Floor boss. As soon as wipe out of the boss, many of the raid party’s members talked about the problem of the Beta Testers having personal information regarding the boss, that had been considered to have triggered the death of the raid party’s leader, Diavel.

Coat of MidnightFearing that this discrimination of Beta Testers would not end, Kirito announced that only only a few Beta Testers definitely had more knowledge and information than standard players and called this small category of people as Beaters to split up himself and others such as him from all other Beta Testers. Then he put on the coat before the raid party to show off his status for a Beater, thus getting all the hatred towards Beta Testers onto him self.

Right after this theatrical performance, he solely used the coat when ever he was outside of the city, as although remove it from prior to going into the city to cover his identity, since he’d turn out to be Sword Art Online’s most despised player.

Kirito Coat of Midnight for Cosplay

It won’t be a perfect cosplay if you didn’t put on the Coat of Midnight when cosplaying Kirito in Sword Art Online or Aincrad version. The reason is pretty simple, you won’t be considered as beater, aka beta tester and cheater. But please note that this coat could be worn only in your Black Swordsman version, not in KoB guild clothes, because the outfit itself is in white instead.

To get that Kirito coat, you can make it by yourself by watching several video that will give you proper guide how to make it! But, for those who have a great budget, you can buy it through Amazon or Ebay. Since this coat is really necessary to get and to be worn, you can’t simply skip it.


What Stores Sell Anime Merchandise?

What Stores Sell Anime Merchandise?

Anime is one of the Japan subculture that has already gained so much popularity around the globe. The anime itself is usually based on the manga, light novel, or games, but the most commonly anime adaptations are based on the manga. For example, the Naruto Shippuuden, Death Note, or Bleach. While anime adaptation that based on the light novel is Bakemonogatari, OregaIru, Re:Zero, and others.

So, the anime culture is not only affect the creator in the film industry, but also the creators from writing, drawing, and gaming industry, too. These industries tend to support each other to make the great results. In the end, many of anime series could be accepted by community around the world since it has the great foundation in the first place.

When we talk about anime, there are always fan and fan base. Usually, these fans won’t be satisfied by only watching their own favorite anime series. They will start to collect the light novel or manga for those who love reading, or they will start to play the game based on the anime in questions if they are a gamer. But, how about the others?

Some other fans will also choose the merchandise. You will find various anime products out there starting from officially licensed products to fan-made. If you’re going to travel to Japan, we recommend you to visit Akihabara since you will find lots of great anime merchandise there, despite the price is little high, or even too high.

What Stores Sell Anime Merchandise

Akihabara – A Heaven for Otaku and Anime Fans!

But the quality itself is top-notch since – we already know that – the Akihabara could be the centers place or the heart of the anime subculture. So, it won’t so hard to find your anime merchandise from your favorite anime series in that place.

The anime merchandise usually consists of Gunpla, action figures, nendoroid, accessories, and others. The most famous one is action figures. You will find great collectible actions figures with great price starting from ‎¥2.000 (around $20) to hundreds of dollar. Even there is the real scale figure of Katou Megumi to be sold $17,000. What a crazy, right?

What Stores Sell Anime Merchandise

Real Scale Figure of Katou Megumi which to be sold for $17.000

For those who doesn’t have time or doesn’t have enough money to visit the Akihabara, you can also find anime merchandise stores online. My favorite online stores that sell anime merchandise is,,, or

If Amazon and Ebay tend to show a good display, information, and review of the anime merchandise, while the AmiAmi focuses on selling action figures, and AnimeBibly focuses on the review based on their view point. However, I still love to buy the anime merchandise from those 4 websites. If you want to buy something online, maybe those are the great anime merchandise place for you!

Anime Fall 2017 will be Filled with Idol!

Anime Fall 2017 will be Filled with Idol!

Anime News Network’s the latest headline that WAKE UP, GIRLS! NEW CHAPTER is going to premiere this October has enclosed the deal: fall anime 2017 is officially will be filled with idol!

Sequels and spinoffs to many of the largest idol anime titles will start airing this fall. These include what a lot of think about an array of famous of 2-D idol franchises — THE IDOLM@STER, LOVE LIVE!, and WAKE UP, GIRLS!.

Anime Fall 2017 will be Filled with Idol!

For those who still unknown, idol anime is just what it appears like: anime that centers around the lives of fictional idols. The concept of an “idol” isn’t too well-known under western culture. The closest idea we have to it can be a “celebrity. ” Still, in Japan, idols commonly handle all sorts of media roles. Quite simply, they’re a mix of dancers, singers, actors, and models at the same time. Idol anime just applies a two-dimensional layer on all that.

It isn’t unusual for anime of corresponding genres and premises to broadcast in the exact same season. However, it truly is uncommon for franchise rivals to compete as overtly as this. Indeed, enthusiasts of one title are generally fans of the others. But it is still a bold move to get a lot of big names contending for audiences and ratings at once.

Even now, even though sharing a center genre, the idol anime broadcasting next season do have their variations to set them apart. These variations are located in their displays of day by day idol lives. From school idols to real-life work, every single show is exclusive enough to standalone and create its own fanbase.

Idol and Anime Development

Both idol and anime got great development in the past 5 years. It began with AKB48 that gain its popularity in the world. Since then, people – especially the anime fans – tend to know what the idol group is. They even can tell the difference between idol group and girl-band. While the anime itself is already gain its popularity since 90s. Not only in America, but almost all over the world.

Through this decade, several creators decide to mix between idol and anime. Basically, both of them belong to the same circle. If you ever visit the Akihabara in Japan, you will definitely see it. There are lots of subculture and pop-culture in Japan, and they tend to support each other including anime and idol group.