Cutting away the flash from the soft vinyl parts is called Bari-kiri バリ切り in Japanese.
Smart Doll ships next month!

Cutting away the flash from the soft vinyl parts is called Bari-kiri バリ切り in Japanese.
Smart Doll ships next month!

We got absolutely lovely bikes in #japan

We got absolutely lovely bikes in #japan

Various versions of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll. The version on the far right is the final production version - she ships in casual wear.

Various versions of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll. The version on the far right is the final production version - she ships in casual wear.

in the middle of another office layout change to accomodate the Smart Doll production line.

in the middle of another office layout change to accomodate the Smart Doll production line.

The goodies that come with the kids meal at Mc Dees #japan #tokyo

The goodies that come with the kids meal at Mc Dees #japan #tokyo

Mirai Fighters soon.
ミライファイターズ到来。

Mirai Fighters soon.
ミライファイターズ到来。

Woof

Woof

Optimising layout of Smart Doll production studio.

Dad gets to take home the final production ready version of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll.
父親がプロダクションファイナルのスマートドールをマレーシアに持って帰ります。

Dad gets to take home the final production ready version of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll.
父親がプロダクションファイナルのスマートドールをマレーシアに持って帰ります。

20000 units of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll shipped by Dec 2014. 末永みらいスマートドールは今年の12月までに2万体出荷する予定です。

20000 units of Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll shipped by Dec 2014. 末永みらいスマートドールは今年の12月までに2万体出荷する予定です。

Mirai & Mirai. Preparing another 500 to ship in May.
みらいちゃん&みらいちゃん。5月はとりあえず500体世界各地に出荷します。

Mirai & Mirai. Preparing another 500 to ship in May.
みらいちゃん&みらいちゃん。5月はとりあえず500体世界各地に出荷します。

New illustration of Mirai Suenaga in her casual wear by Shirahane Nao-sensei. #anime

New illustration of Mirai Suenaga in her casual wear by Shirahane Nao-sensei. #anime

this evenings #tokyo tower. #japan

this evenings #tokyo tower. #japan

Heading to Fukushima on the Tsubasa Shinkansen. つばさでみらいちゃんと一緒に福島へ。市長に会いに行きます。

Heading to Fukushima on the Tsubasa Shinkansen. つばさでみらいちゃんと一緒に福島へ。市長に会いに行きます。

Wifey on a sand dune outside of #dubai 
妻が砂漠ごっこinドバイ近辺。

Wifey on a sand dune outside of #dubai
妻が砂漠ごっこinドバイ近辺。