Tokyo Inklings

Tokyo Inklings

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A Guide to the Japanese Fountain Pen World.


The Hashtag Ruined It
Aug 2 • 66 min
CY and Jacob talk about a golden Bokumondoh pen, ink mixing, nib plating, Nagahara nib grinds, a creepy mermaid (again), and some ink news. Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Harajuku Horoyoi
Jul 19 • 84 min
CY and Jacob talk about a Sailor pen with healing vibrations, ink blending with Sailor’s Ishimaru, exciting Bungubox news, Tomoe River, and answer listener questions.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Ink Show Wagner
Jul 5 • 77 min
CY, Jacob, and guests Khuê and Alesa talk about Wagner’s pen trading event, Nagahara news, Plus follow-ups, new releases, and answer listener questions.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Sailor Plus
Jun 26 • 22 min
In this first ‘emergency’ episode, CY and Jacob talk about a major business news story involving Sailor.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Pilot Has Won Me Over
Jun 20 • 70 min
CY and Jacob talk about new acquisitions, a mystery pen maker from South Korea, new ink releases, flanges, and another ink book.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
The Shopping Doesn’t End
Jun 7 • 74 min
CY and Jacob talk about Klingon swords, Sailor nibs, Bokumondoh, safety pens, Kakimori, and more.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Sailor is on Top
May 24 • 63 min
CY, Jacob, and returning guest Khue talk creepy mermaids, Platinum drama, interesting vintage finds, and Sailors. Lots and lots of Sailors.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
In Japan, Ink Swamps You
May 10 • 88 min
CY, Jacob, and guest Khue talk new acquisitions, recent online events, the vast ink swamp, and answer listener questions.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Stationery is Everywhere
Apr 26 • 64 min
CY and Jacob talk new pen and ink releases, convenience store stationery, navigating ink events, and Japanese influencers.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
A NAGging Interest
Apr 19 • 69 min
CY and Jacob talk Chinese inks, swabbing, naginata nibs, Asian calligraphy, pen collecting in Japan, and little-known brands.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
Maruzen of Emergency
Apr 13 • 57 min
CY and Jacob talk about Maruzen, sparkly Sailor pens, stationery hunting during State of Emergency, paper, and pen doctors.Show notes with links.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).
The Holy Land
Mar 30 • 55 min
Tokyo Inklings by CY (@tokyostationpens) and Jacob (@fudefan, fudefan.com).Episode one: The Holy LandCY and Jacob gather to discuss the lay of the land and the general Japanese fountain pen scene, pen shows, and more!Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC…