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Is the Marvel Universe a Good Fit for Anime?
The Marvel Universe has been a pretty good revenue-producer for the last decade or so. And with streaming services pulling out all the stops in the competition for viewers, some are saying that it's time for Marvel creators to think...
We Want You to Feel Good About Wearing Umai Apparel
Did you know that the name of our brand, Umai, was not randomly chosen? It is not a made-up word or somebody's name. Instead, it's a Japanese word that means 'wonderful' or 'good'. We chose the name for one simple...
Will a Pre-Shrunk T-Shirt Never Shrink Again?
You will notice that many of our product pages make mention of pre-shrunk garments. For example, our February 2022 exclusive T-shirt – which has sold quite well, by the way – is made of 100% ring-spun cotton and is pre-shrunk....
How Ignorance Could Ruin a Perfectly Good Line of Anime Clothing
It is no secret that the modern world is a woke one. Unfortunately, not everything about being woke is good. Some of it is actually bad. For example, there are plenty of woke people who are just plain ignorant. They...
What Are Your Thoughts on the Live Action 'Cowboy Bebop'?
Netflix apparently hit a nerve when it announced a live-action iteration of the popular Cowboy Bebop series. Ever since then, the streaming giant has been teasing fans with limited releases of promotional information, costume pictures, and even an opening sequence....
IMPERMANENCE Is the Perfect Collection for Back-To-School
  At the time of this writing, the '21-'22 school year has just gotten underway in most states. School has already been operational in some southern states since late August. Either way, this is the time of year when kids...
Crewneck Sweatshirt or Hoodie: Which Do You Prefer?
Anime apparel fans will be happy to know that we sell both crewneck sweatshirts and hoodies. Every piece in our collection features original artwork in the traditional anime and manga style.
4 Anime That Should’ve Had A Second Season
As anime continues to stake a claim for itself as one of the most popular genres in the world, thousands of viewers are finding new anime to love every day. While many of these series gain massive fanbases easily, following...