Rainy Day Anime, a local anime and manga merch retailer, will open a brick-and-mortar store tomorrow. Formerly an online-only business, Rainy Day has set up shop at 2350 S. Academy Blvd. And from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. tomorrow, the store will offer giveaways, free swag for fans who come in costume, coupons and more.
Says employee Shannon Liska in an e-mail: "Rainy Day Anime sells not only great priced anime and manga, but a variety of unusual merchandise; to include Steampunk jewelry, handcrafted figurines and unique items directly from Japan." Liska adds that the store plans to host anime-related social functions.
For more, visit rainydayanime.com.