Jacob contacted Kaweco, CY went to Nagasaki, and Shishikura ran out of chunky glitter.

 

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More Episodes

Cat and Tea Loving Pen

January 30, 2022

CY, Jacob, and guests Alesa and Khuê talk about Pilot’s new pastel-colored pens, Bungubox’s latest releases, glass pens, inks for pen and paper testing, and answer a few listener questions.

 

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Confetti Finials

January 16, 2022

CY and Jacob talk about investigative journalism, PenBBS's carved nibs, Kakimori's announcement, and the latest releases by Platinum and Sailor.

 

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Our Predictions, Wildly Off

January 2, 2022

CY, Jacob, Khuê, and Alesa look back at 2021 and try to make a few predictions for 2022. 

 

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You Can (Not) Buy One of These

December 27, 2021

CY and Jacob talk about Tono & Lims’s chaotic winter event, highly coveted glass pens, Wagner’s past Sailor LEs, extra-stiff Pilot nibs, Japan’s largest stationery show, and how Nagahara explained the King Cobra.

 

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Hilariously Huge Pens

December 13, 2021

CY and Jacob talk about Maruzen's 2022 pen fair lineup, Sailor's Pro Gear configurator, Kakimori's metal dip nibs, and CY's visit to Tohma.

 

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The CEO’s Granddaughter Drew the Design

November 29, 2021

Jacob and CY talk about Kubo's monster nibs, Ohashido's unusual deal with Sailor, Mori's Wagner pen plans, Tohma, Capless news, and a bunch of new releases from Sailor.

 

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Live from TIPS 2021

November 14, 2021

CY and Jacob bring you once again live coverage from the Tokyo International Pen Show 2021! Watching the video version in the show notes is highly recommended to see the products as the hosts talk about them.

 

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New New Tomoe River

October 28, 2021

In this third "emergency" episode, Jacob and CY talk about a major announcement regarding Tomoe River.

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The First Time in History

October 25, 2021

Jacob, CY, and guests Alesa and Khuê talk about Pilot's unexpected Iroshizuku announcement, 2022 planner choices, the big pen show next month, Ancora's Sailor event, and Shosaikan's new pen.

 

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