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02 days agoHisokegrieve4Hisokegrieve4
For some reason I have been unable to access j-figure. Is anyone else having trouble getting onto the site? It asks for a username and password.
014 days agoAfey786Afey786
How can I avoid custom charges in the UK when buying a figure from online?
017 days agoGildedHereticGildedHeretic
Quick question for people familiar with using TOM and Crunchyroll, who would be the better choice for my item #91365 pre-order?
022 days agoKassyamoKassyamo
Anybody tried canceling an order from native website? If so, how?
01 month agokurokitty-mimikurokitty-mimi
Hi! I am extremely new to pullip dolls and such, but I just wanted to put out there that if anyone wants to sell, or finds a '40cm SFD Kokonoe Rin by Arte Tokio' for sale, please contact me! Thank you in advance, and happy shopping! <3

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01 month agoHeiyunHeiyun
cutesushipie (1 month ago) #7452747I don't think SAL is free..? Though don't quote me on that. I doubt you'll get custom fees, I have never received custom fees and have ordered over $150USD once. And EMS doesn't tend to charge as much customs as FedEx, hence being more costly than FedEx, so I think you'll probably be okay.
But this was in Canada so I'm not sure how it is in your country.
The nendoroid may be labeled pre order because they needed to order more, or the system hasn't updated yet.
Good luck!


Naah it's not it's just cause it's my first order so I get free shipping :)
Customs sucks cause I live in Europe haha
Anyway thanks for your answer! ~
01 month agocutesushipiecutesushipie
Heiyun (1 month ago) #7404881Posting in comments since not sure I will get a reply in the thread...
About Tokyo Otaku Mode can anyone tell me how they value their package? According to someone it's full price without discounts + shipping? Is it always like that?
I'm also surprised that shipping is included in the declared value...
Since it's my first order at TOM, I should get 10$ and free shipping which would mean I won't get customs taxes. If it's like the value above, I'd rather get SAL so that it will have less chances to get hit by custom...
Or would the package be fine even with EMS? since it's only a nendoroid? light and max value at 46$ (get taxes from 24$ onwards)
Also wonder if it's normal that the product is labelled as a preorder when the figure is already released??
Thanks!


I don't think SAL is free..? Though don't quote me on that. I doubt you'll get custom fees, I have never received custom fees and have ordered over $150USD once. And EMS doesn't tend to charge as much customs as FedEx, hence being more costly than FedEx, so I think you'll probably be okay.
But this was in Canada so I'm not sure how it is in your country.
The nendoroid may be labeled pre order because they needed to order more, or the system hasn't updated yet.
Good luck!
01 month agoHeiyunHeiyun
Posting in comments since not sure I will get a reply in the thread...

About Tokyo Otaku Mode can anyone tell me how they value their package? According to someone it's full price without discounts + shipping? Is it always like that?
I'm also surprised that shipping is included in the declared value...

Since it's my first order at TOM, I should get 10$ and free shipping which would mean I won't get customs taxes. If it's like the value above, I'd rather get SAL so that it will have less chances to get hit by custom...

Or would the package be fine even with EMS? since it's only a nendoroid? light and max value at 46$ (get taxes from 24$ onwards)

Also wonder if it's normal that the product is labelled as a preorder when the figure is already released??

Thanks!
01 month agoshinotakingshinotaking
Did somone have shop with Denden Hobby ? the only topic i found only have three answer and they are a bit old
01 month agoGildedHereticGildedHeretic
4Arnd (1 month ago) #73756331 - They charge your card in Yen and your CC company does the conversion. Not sure about charges, if any, as I'm not in the US and is likley to be CC or bank dependent.
2 - If you want it fast, despite the higher cost, use EMS. If you can wait and want to save a few bucks, SAL (with tracking) is fine to use.
3 - So far as I know, if you buy only a couple of figures and items, you won't have to pay any customs in the US (unlike us in Europe in general).


Thank you so much for the information!

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