January 19, 2020

Gateau Festa Harada X Dragon Ball Valentine’s Day 2020

Gateau Festa Harada and Capsule Corporation from the Dragon Ball series have teamed up for Valentine’s Day 2020. The collaboration is offering two types of limited tin containers full of […]
January 14, 2020

Five Different Types of Gacha in Japan

I’m sure when most of you think of gacha, the first thing that comes to mind is that it’s a money grab designed by greedy companies but in reality, it’s […]
December 27, 2019

Virtual YouTuber Kagura Nana Pop-up Store at Akihabara Gamers Main Store

The Akihabara Gamers Main Store recently held an event for the popular female Japanese Virtual YouTuber, Kagura Nana! The event was a pop-up store for Virtual YouTuber Kagura Nana and […]
December 23, 2019

Jump Festa 2019

Shueisha recently wrapped its major annual event Jump Festa 2019 which focuses on various Weekly Shonen Jump properties. The event took at Makuhari Messe on December 21 to 22, 2019. The event […]
December 19, 2019

Azur Lane Pop-up Store at Akihabara Gamers Main Store

The Akihabara Gamers Main Store is currently holding a pop-up store event for the anime adaptation of Shanghai Manjuu and Xiamen Yongshi’s Azur Lane smartphone game. The event will run until December […]
December 15, 2019

Sailor Fuku no Mannaka Exhibition at Toranoana Akihabara C

An illustration exhibition for Sailor Fuku no Mannaka doujinshi art book was recently held and supervised by Kantoku at the Toranoana Akihabara C Store. The art book consists of various works […]
December 15, 2019

Psycho-Pass 3 X Yaro Ramen

Famous ramen chain Yaro Ramen who is known for its huge portions is currently collaborating with the popular cyberpunk anime television series Psycho-Pass. The Yaro Ramen in Akihabara can be […]
December 11, 2019

Shirobako Ani-Art Event at Akihabara Gamers Main Store

The Akihabara Gamers Main Store is currently holding an event for P.A. Works’ (Angel Beats!, Nagi no Asukara) Shirobako anime series. The event is titled SHIROBAKO Ani-Art POP-UP SHOP and […]
December 10, 2019

Machikado Mazoku in Akihabara

The anime adaptation of Izumo Ito’s Machikado Mazoku (The Demon Girl Next Door) four-panel manga series has taken over the Atre 1 in Akihabara with cool winter illustrations. Mikan Hinatsuki, […]
December 9, 2019

Yom Exhibition 5 at Toranoana Akihabara B

Yom‘s 5th exhibition based on his works is currently taking place at Toranoana Akihabara B Store until December 22, 2019. I’m a huge fan of his works so it’s always an honor […]
November 19, 2019

How to Celebrate the Holiday Season in Japan?

This article was first featured in the Winter 2018 issue of Cosplay Deviants magazine.  So, you’ve recently landed in Japan and are wondering what there is to do during the […]
November 6, 2019

COCO’s X Fate/Grand Order

The first part of the special collaboration between Japanese family restaurant COCO’s and the Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front – Babylonia anime series debuted today and will run until the […]