Under Granville Street

Links

Not Link from The Legend of Zelda, but links on varying resources online. Please note that these are external web sites and not managed by Nephrus. If you’d like to link back, a simple text link is sufficient.

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  • Anime/Manga

    • AmiAmi Online shop selling anime and manga figures and merchandise from Japan.
    • Anime News Network Up to the minute breaking news and information on anime and manga along with features and reviews. A great resource!
    • CBR Online destination for comic book, movie and TV related news.
    • Crunchyroll Streaming anime and drama, hot off the air from Japan.
    • Culture Japan Danny Choo is the ultimate otaku. He lives, breathes, writes and photographs anime, manga, figures and cosplay along with the rest of Japan’s colourful lifestyle.
    • FUNimation North American localization and distributor of anime, including online streaming.
    • Natalie Breaking news on Japanese culture – music, movies, manga and more! (in Japanese)
    • Shonen Jump Read manga online with the official Shonen Jump app by Viz Media.
  • Blogs

    • Aimless Rambles A friend’s site of her own thoughts, experiences and adventures.
    • Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura looks into the fascinating world of our history, structures, traditions and culture.
    • Culture Japan Danny Choo is the ultimate otaku. He lives, breathes, writes and photographs anime, manga, figures and cosplay along with the rest of Japan’s colourful lifestyle.
    • Miss 604 Miss 604 is quite possibly the most well-known Vancouverite online. Her blog offers in depth coverage of local events, colourful photography and a variety of contests.
  • Conventions

    • Anime Central The largest anime convention in the US Midwest. Going strong for over twelve years, ACen offers great panels, guests from the industry and puts on one hell of a show!
    • Anime Evolution Vancouver’s own anime convention. It’s not big, but a great community full of vibrant and dedicated anime fans.
    • Anirevo Anirevo is Vancouver’s leading anime convention scene with events in the winter and summer, plus more!
    • Cosplay in America Travelling to conventions throughout the United States, Ejen Chuang’s book Cosplay in America showcases some of the costumes at these events.
    • Sakura-Con The Northwest’s premiere anime convention, held yearly in Seattle, Washington. It’s large, loud and fun for otakus of all ages!
    • San Japan A huge anime convention held in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Entertainment

    • Frinkiac The most cromulent Simpsons image collection ever available on the Internet.
    • Morbotron I’ll go build my own screen cap collection, with blackjack and hookers. Perfect for fans of Futurama.
    • That Guy with the Glasses That Guy with the Glasses offers hilarious reviews, stirs up dusty memories on TV shows or obscure movies, and is just outstandingly amusing.
  • Food and Drink

    • Bon Macaron Patisserie Vancouver-based bakery specializing in delicate and delicious macarons.
    • Fraser Park Restaurant An out of the way all day breakfast joint serving up German-inspired dishes and other home-cooked favourites.
    • Kintaro Ramen Local hole-in-the-wall ramen joint, always busy, served by friendly staff.
    • La Taqueria Hands down, some of the most authentic tacos this far north of Mexico!
  • Gaming

    • Kotaku A leader in the latest gaming information, Kotaku offers reviews, news, and pretty pictures to whet the appetite.
    • Retro Replay Nolan North and Troy Baker play video games online.
  • Itasha

    • REMWRX A Subaru WRX in Hawaii decorated with Rem from Re:Zero
    • Toyota Deku A My Hero Academia themed Toyota Corolla from Alabama
    • Whurree Uzumaki A Naruto-themed Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat based out of Houston, TX
  • Local

    • Carnaval del Sol Metro Vancouver’s largest celebration of Latin American culture, cuisine and fun!
    • Daily Hive Vancouver News, reviews and events from Vancouver
    • Golden Age Collectibles Vancouver-based comic book store selling everything related to comics, manga and figures and toys.
    • Granville Island Local market and retailers in a former industrial park under the Granville Street Bridge.
    • Kat Kam Kat Kam is a web camera focused on Vancouver’s English Bay and provides some beautiful shots of the city’s coastline.
    • News1130 Up to the minute local news from the Metro Vancouver region and across Canada. It’s a good way to get caught up with the world while on the commute to work.
    • Sakura Days Japan Fair A Japanese festival in Vancouver celebrating the cherry blossom with cultural displays, food and live entertainment.
    • Vancouver Canucks Vancouver’s hope for the Stanley Cup since 1970. GO CANUCKS, GO!!
    • Vancouver History A chronological telling of Vancouver’s history, with images, anecdotes and stories.
    • Vancouver Is Awesome Serving up everything that makes Vancouver amazing! Nothing bad here, just how awesome this city is.
    • West Coast Railway Association The West Coast Railway Association is British Columbia’s best railway museum and resource for trainbuffs. They’re also home to the renowned Royal Hudson steam locomotive.
  • News / Information

    • AM 730 Traffic With Vancouver’s crazy and unpredictable traffic, tune into AM 730 and save yourself the headache.
    • Daily Hive Vancouver News, reviews and events from Vancouver
    • Miss 604 Miss 604 is quite possibly the most well-known Vancouverite online. Her blog offers in depth coverage of local events, colourful photography and a variety of contests.
    • News1130 Up to the minute local news from the Metro Vancouver region and across Canada. It’s a good way to get caught up with the world while on the commute to work.
    • NHK World News English Japanese broadcaster with news from around the world.
  • Photography

    • Jag Photo Studios A local photographer who specializes in wedding and event photography.
    • Treasa's Photography A photographer local to Vancouver who enjoys recording the regions natural and cultural events
  • Resources

    • Dictionary.com Online dictionary, personal favourite when writing for articles.
    • Thesaurus.com Online thesaurus. Personal favourite for when writing articles.
  • Shopping

    • AmiAmi Online shop selling anime and manga figures and merchandise from Japan.
    • From Japan Online proxy service to purchase and ship items ordered in Japan.
    • Golden Age Collectibles Vancouver-based comic book store selling everything related to comics, manga and figures and toys.
    • NerdyNotionZ Online shop for video game related props, accessories and other goodies.
    • Sakura Media Local anime store selling manga, figures and other merchandise.
  • Software

    • phpBB The best forum software available today. Easy, customizable, fast, and open source!
  • Submitted

    • GlobalAir.com GlobalAir.com is a wealth of everything to do with aviation — from buying and selling aircraft, aviation directories, resources, events and more.
  • Trains

    • Alberni Pacific Railway Ride behind a wonderfully restored 1929 Baldwin steam locomotive within the towering forests of Vancouver Island.
    • Chicago "L".org An in-depth site featuring everything about Chicago’s storied transit system, from the South Side Rapid Transit Company to the creation of the Pink Line.
    • Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Hop on-board a classic BC Electric Railway interurban for a ride through Surrey’s Cloverdale neighbourhood.
    • Friends of SP 4449 Home of restored ex-Southern Pacific steam locomotive 4449, based out of Portland, Oregon.
    • Kettle Valley Steam Railway A historic railway in Summerland, British Columbia, with active steam locomotives pulling trains through the scenic Kettle Valley.
    • The Buzzer Blog TransLink’s online publication of the Buzzer with frequent updates on service, behind the scenes information, trivia and more.
    • West Coast Railway Association The West Coast Railway Association is British Columbia’s best railway museum and resource for trainbuffs. They’re also home to the renowned Royal Hudson steam locomotive.
  • Web Comics

    • Dueling Analogs A really well done web coming about video games and the people who play them. Check out the Rejected Mega Man Villains.
    • Kawaii Not Don’t let the cutesy appearance fool you: there’s always a hilariously bad joke at the end!