• Tokonatsu 2020 News

    Toko Retreat 2020 Virtual Cinema!

    These is where we try and introduce you to some new Anime that you may have missed or something you may have watched but forgotten about. This time around we are doing things a little differently. At relevant times we will announce what anime you should be watching. You can also use this channel to talk about what you’re watching with others that are also watching the same anime at the same time. Today for your viewing pleasure we will be watching the following. https://www.tokonatsu.org.uk/2020/tokor-anime-cinema/ Anime Watch party chat channel: https://discord.com/invite/5HvTd8P Black Clover: “Episode 1 at 12:30, Episode 2 at 13:15” Tower of god: “Episode 1 at 14:00, Episode 2 at…

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    The big day is finally here! Tokonastu 2020 online edition! Being involved with this new virtual event has shown me that when given a drastic change in circumstances and a small time window to delver an online event that there is nothing that everyone involved in Tokonastu can’t do. Everyone has been working together to deliver a version of Tokonatso for you to enjoy and lets not forget you can also join in with the activity’s. Coming up today!  https://www.tokonatsu.org.uk/2020/   10:00am – 10:30am Opening Ceremony   Where https://twitch.tv/tokonatsufestival    10:30am – 11:30am Toko-Pictionary   Where https://twitch.tv/tokonatsufestival   It a bird? Is it a plane? No really, we can’t tell. Toko-Pictionary is back!  Hosted…

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    The Tokonatsu 2020 schedule is now Live!

    “Quote Tokonatsu 2020”   The Tokonatsu 2020 schedule is now Live! Click here to add the calendar to your Google account: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=c_5usvgk3o8c2v17qcqgh5m4t9d0%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=Europe%2FLondon   Keep checking around the Facebook page for more info on each event, or if you can’t wait read the descriptions on the calendar!

  • Tokonatsu 2020 News

    Ever felt a burning desire deep down inside to have your questions answered?

    “Tokonatsu” Ever felt a burning desire deep down inside to have your questions answered? A thirst for knowledge that cannot be quenched? An itch to know things that, no matter how hard you scratch, will not go away? Well, that’s probably a job for your doctor. Make an appointment. If that doesn’t work, you can always come to the Ask Toko Anything panel at #VirtualToko! It’s your chance to ask us everything you’ve ever wanted to know… within reason. And the good news is we’re not too busy running around a field to answer them! Head over to https://www.tokonatsu.org.uk/2020/ata to get your questions in. We will be taking a small…

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    Tokonatsu 2020 online edition!

    Well as you know the world we live in has changed… And due to this as we sadly know by now Tokonatsu 2020 is not longer happening as it normally would. However! Don’t think us at Toko-R and Tokonatsu don’t have you covered! We have all been working hard in the backgrounds in preparation for the online edition of Tokonatsu! So without any-further delay… here is the latest from Tokonatsu! online edition 🙂 “Tokonatsu” If you’re anything like us, one of the highlights of your Tokonatsu experience is the Masquerade. Sun, SPF, and sewing skills all in one place. What could be better? Well, we can’t quite recreate that experience this year,…

  • Tokonatsu 2020 News

    Tokonatsu 2019 – Thank you!

    Well, another year has come and gone, and as I stated in my last article, I think I speak for most when I say this was probably one of the best Tokonatsus ever! It certainly was from my perspective, which can sometimes be a bit too focuses on the events that we are running and ensuring that they go off smoothly. Since becoming a member of staff some years back, helping to bring you all these events has honestly been such a fulfilling experience. The entirety of the staff and the gophers really pulled out all the stops this year, putting in many hours to come up with new ways…

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    Tokonatsu 2019 Gallery

    To all of my Tokonatsu brethren. The time has come for me to bestow the goodness of the Tokonatsu 2019 galleries to you all. There were many pictures taken… and there are some amazing ones in there this year so go check them out! And as a update for this year moving forward for every other year from now on we will be increasing the image quality of photos that you can download.   So, with no further delay… Here is the 2019 gallery. M pro

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    TokoRetreat Anime Cinema 2019

    So, its been all quiet on the TokoRetreat side lately…or has it? As usual at this time of year we have been busy in the background planning all our events for this years Tokonatsu 2019. And as I have finished ripping and cutting the videos for this year.. we are finally able to bring you some well needed news on what we are showing. But first… In the many years we have been running the anime cinema at Toko the great guys over at MVM have done us proud and supplied the anime every year for the cinema! This year is no different. So please head over to https://www.mvm-films.com/ and show your…

  • Anime News,  Review

    Initial D anime review

    Well hello again everyone, Its been a while and so without further ado… I present you with an introduction to one of the most well known and longest running manga and anime franchises Japan has to offer, Initial D by Shuichi Shigeno. The story of Initial D centres around Takumi Fujiwara, who not being particularly fond of driving due to being forced into being a night delivery driver for his fathers tofu shop, inadvertently develops a skill for drifting his car around corners at high speed. One morning whilst returning home from a delivery down the treacherous Akina mountain pass, Takumi comes up behind Keisuke Takahashi, an amateur racing driver…

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    Merry Christmas and happy new year!

    All of us at Toko Retreat would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a happy new year! In addition, how better to do this then with a little video! So we got together and shot a short video for you all.  So once again, from all of us a Toko R have a great Christmas and New year! See you next in 2019!