Tokyo Inklings

Tokyo Inklings


Latest Episodes

They're All Snobs
March 17, 2024

CY and Jacob, joined by returning guests Khuê and Alesa, discuss spring pen fairs, stationery M&A news, earthquakes, and a new steel nib. This episode was recorded on March 3rd.   Show notes with

Get Off My Lawn
January 03, 2024

CY, Jacob, along with returning guests Khu and Alesa, reflect on the past year and make some predictions for 2024.Note: This episode was recorded early on January 1st, hours before the earthquake. A

Not My Podcast
September 18, 2023

CY, Jacob, and returning guests Khu and Alesa talk about recent acquisitions, pen shows, Sailor saturation, and mystery vac fillers.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audionautix.c

Less Savage Than Bungujoshi
April 14, 2023

CY, Jacob, and returning guests Khu and Alesa talk about last month's pen shows, Pro Gear saturation, and distilled water.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Att

Across the North Pole
March 05, 2023

CY and Jacob talk about large and small Sailor nibs, long flights, retractable fountain pens, clicky keyboards, vermilion urushi, and owls.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audiona

Polypolypoly
January 29, 2023

CY and Jacob talk about turned acrylics, faceted barrels, price increases, counterfeit pens, and middle names.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).

A++ !
January 02, 2023

CY, Jacob, and returning guests Alesa and Khu look back at 2022 and try to make a few predictions for 2023.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audionautix.com (CC Attribution).

Feels Good To Be a Noob!
December 27, 2022

CY and Jacob discuss stationery gifts, Pilot's elusive annual Capless LE, filling systems, clicky knocks, and vintage camera lenses.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by Audionautix.co

Champagne Pink Portable Printer
December 04, 2022

CY and Jacob discuss Maruzen's 2023 spring event lineup, Pilot's new 30th-anniversary Custom 74, flea markets, kimono fabric, and sticker printers.Show notes with links and feedback form.Jingle by

Drunk Nagahara Fixed My Nib
November 13, 2022

Jacob, CY, and guests April from Penguins Creative and Alesa recap TIPS 2022 and discuss planners, new pen releases, engraved gold nibs, and shrinking profit margins.Show notes with links and feedb