Chara-Ani’s Free! Eternal Summer 1/8 scale figurines for Sousuke and Rin is still taking orders right now!

Each figurine comes with a replaceable face that has both Sousuke and Rin in a very coy smirk. Sousuke was re-released in August 2016 while Rin is currently in stock.

You can order both figurines with the extra parts on Aitai☆Kuji today!


San-X, the creators of Rilakkuma, will be releasing a new character called “Jinbei-San,” or Mr. Whale Shark!

This plush comes with a little pouch where you can place a mini plush (not included) in its belly. The plush is made from a very soft marshmallow polyester, making it extremely soft!

This line will be released on April 20th, 2016! You can pre-order him on Aitai☆Kuji today!


Finally finished watching Voltron. Had to do a crossover.

And as much as I like the red aesthetic for Rin, he’s def better suited as the leader, especially since Sousuke likes to do a lot of things his way. … I did give him the glowy Galra hand though because APPARENTLY I HAVE A THING FOR TRAGIC HOT DADS.


Translated the Free! Eternal Summer Vol. 4 Creation Notebook original illustrations, including one illustration that depicts all of the characters post-Eternal Summer! Enjoy~


Makoto and Haru Picture by Nishiya Futoshi:
This scene with Haruka and Makoto takes place after their daily swim practice is over. Haruka gets tired and starts dozing. I wonder if they’re both waiting for Nagisa and Rei?

Rei and Nagisa Picture by Ikeda Kazumi:
“A small bird perches on top of Rei’s head!” is kind of the image I had as I drew this piece. It’s supposed to be a somewhat brisk Spring day that merits heavier clothing. Oh, and also melon bread!

Group Picture “Future Scenario” Explanation by Utsumi Hiroko:
I drew this scenario while trying to imagine what each character would be doing post Free! Eternal Summer.

Haruka: In the middle of going to college. He wants to hurry up and go swimming, so he’s wearing his trunks and is half naked. He gets sideglanced by someone he just passed. Also, he values lunch time, so I thought that the thing he really can’t give up would be mackerel, so people around him do a double take when he’s out.

Rin: He’s spending everyday training with his new friends in Australia.

Makoto: He is probably practicing his teaching skills in the field I guess? I think that he would be spending a lot of fun times with kids.

Nagisa: Even though Nagisa is an angel, he is a third year after all so…He must have gotten bigger and more mature?

Rei: Since he is now captain of the swim team, there are a lot of things he wants to get involved in while of course, also doing his best during swim practice.

Sousuke: When I think of Sousuke, the image of him doing his best in his rehabilitation comes to mind. I think that Sousuke will definitely be able to find something within himself.

Nitori: Because he is captain, he gets caught up in a lot of things, especially with Uozomi and Minami. Even though they’re friends, they all fight quite often. It seems like it would be very worrisome, and Nitori looks like he might go crazy! I await the birth of the new Captain Nitori!

Momotarou: Since his brother often comes to visit, he gets messed with often. By challenging himself to matches and even if he has a losing streak, this does not discourage these cute brothers.

This is a very personal interpretation of what I think each character would be doing, but imagining what their futures would be like was very fun!


T/N: There are still some Creation Notebooks on Aitai☆Kuji left for anyone interested!