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MUST TRY ANIME CAFES IN TOKYO!

From Ghibli and Gudetama, to One Piece or Gundam, here is a list of must-visit character cafes hidden all over Tokyo city.

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Sight in Tokyo

Official prince of tennis merchandise store

Great news for The Prince of Tennis fans! The decade-long animation series has finally opened an official store at Shinjuku's Marius Annex.

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Japan is making a moving Gundam statue

This 18 meter walking Gundam statue will be erected in summer of 2020, at the peak of the Olympics at Yamashita Pier in Yokohama, just outside of Tokyo.

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Tokyo for otakus- the complete guide

This is a guide to all the anime, manga and gaming related Shopping, Museums, Theme Parks and Cafes found in Tokyo. The google maps locations are listed beside

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Article by Kerstin Yamane

Sailor Moon Theme Cafe

The new opening of the Sailor Moon Theme Cafe has already been yearningly awaited by all Sailor Moon fans. The cafe opened in the four cities Tokyo, Nagoya, Osa

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Ride a cafe bus to see the real life locations from the film Your Name

thumb-1920-736461.png 2.15 MBphoto  via (wall-alphacoders.com)The award winning, highest grossing film and  extremely popular anime film Your Name (Kimi No Na

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Power Up like A Saiyan with the Dragon Ball X Lipovitan-D

Power up like Goku and friends from the Dragon Ball Z series , by drinking the drink Lipovitan-D.Lipovitan-D is a energy drink popular and trusted in Japan, des

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Battledore Museum

As the name suggests, this museum is dedicated to everything about Battledores, from their history to production methods. Battledore is a game resembling modern

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Battledore Museum

As the name suggests, this museum is dedicated to everything about Battledores, from their history to production methods. Battledore is a game resembling modern

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Sofmap (Akihabara Buy-out Center)

Sofmap is an electronics store chain which sells new and second-hand equipment and also buys used digital goods and game software.

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You can get Magikarp Taiyaki in Akihabara!

Taiyaki is a fish-shaped cake that is a very popular treat in Japan. Don’t worry though, the cake doesn’t taste like fish! Taiyaki is usually filled with a traditional red bean paste, but can be found in many different flavours such as custard, chocolate, cream and sweet potato.

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Top 5 Geek Spots in Tokyo

The Pokémon store in Character Street1. Pokémon StoreYou will probably have your biggest geek out in a Pokémon store, because who doesn't love Pokémon? There a

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Another Iconic Nintendo Character Turns 25: Celebrate at Lawson's!

25 years ago, one of Nintendo's most iconic characters came to life.  Although Mario's creator Shigeru Miyamoto had a hand in developing this new brand of hero,

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Sight in Kyoto

Nintendo Headquarters

Nintendo headquarters in Kyoto are not accessible to public.

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6 Places to visit if you like anime and manga

Merch stores, themed cafés, Akihabara, manga museums... there are many things manga and anime fans can do when they visit Japan that they often don't have the c

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Sight in Osaka

Pokemon Center Osaka

Osaka City's Pokemon Center is located on the 13th floor of the Daimaru department store right by Umeda Station.

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Sight in Tottori

Izumi Game Hall

First opened in 1961, this retro gaming arcade has recently been renovated by the Misasa Ryokan Association. At Izumi Game Hall, visitors can experience the nos

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Hotel in Osaka

Yoshi's House

Conveniently located just a 3-minute walk from both JR Nanba Station and Nankai Nanba Station, Yoshi’s House offers unique retro-style accommodation. Lively Dot

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Final Fantasy Eorzea Cafe

The Final Fantasy Eorzea Cafe recreates the world of the famous and popular game "Final Fantasy" through its interior decoration and menu items. The cafe also hosts various events related to the game.

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Akihabara Super potato

A video game paradise that is a treasure trove for retro game lovers, selling everything from Game Watch to all classic Nintendo systems. There is also a vintage game arcade on the 5th floor of Super Potato.

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Sight in Kanagawa

Sega Yokohama Chinatown

Sega Yokohama Chinatown is a game center and video game arcade right by Chinatown's east entrance.

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Hello Kitty Tea House - Kyoto

This traditional Japanese tea house isn't a normal tea house, but is designed completely with a Hello Kitty vibe, where guests can enjoy the iconic Sanrio Character while also enjoying a taste of Japanese culture.

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Nagomi-style. cafe akiba

Nagomi-style. cafe akiba is an internet/manga cafe designed like a traditional inn, with tatami floors and lanterns and the staff are wearing kimonos.

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Power Up like A Saiyan with the Dragon Ball X Lipovitan-D

Power up like Goku and friends from the Dragon Ball Z series , by drinking the drink Lipovitan-D.Lipovitan-D is a energy drink popular and trusted in Japan, des

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Top 5 Geek Spots in Tokyo

You will probably have your biggest geek out in a Pokémon store, because who doesn't love Pokémon? There are 2 main Pokémon stores located in Tokyo.

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J-World Tokyo

J-WORLD TOKYO is a facility in Ikebukuro which has attractions of ‘ONE PIECE’, ‘DRAGON BALL’ and ‘NARUTO’.

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How Much Do They Know About Anime? [Ft. Abroad in Japan & The Anime Man]

Joey, The Anime Man, tests Chris from Abroad in Japan and Emma from Tokidoki Traveller how much anime they know!

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Sight in Fukuoka

Snoopy Town Shop (Fukuoka Parco)

The cartoon-themed shop is located in the Tenjin Charapark, short for Character Park, within the Fukuoka Parco shopping mall. The Charapark is a floor full of o

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Sight in Saitama

Saitama Municipal Cartoon Art Museum

Saitama Municipal Cartoon Art Museum exhibits both permanent collections and temporary, special exhibitions.

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Sight in Saitama

Saitama Municipal Cartoon Art Museum

Saitama Municipal Cartoon Art Museum exhibits both permanent collections and temporary, special exhibitions.

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Moomin Bakery & Cafe

This theme bakery and cafe is dedicated to the popular Scandinavian comic and cartoon "The Moomins".

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Sight in Tottori

Gosho Aoyama Manga Factory

This museum in Tottori is dedicated to the works of Gosho Aoyama, a local artist most famous for creating the globally successful manga Detective Conan/Case Closed.

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How Much Do They Know About Anime?

Joey, The Anime Man, tests Chris from Abroad in Japan and Emma from Tokidoki Traveller how much they know about anime!

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Sight in Kochi

Anpanman Museum

Experience the Anpanman world through creator Takashi Yanase’s paintings and the original artwork from his picture books.

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Kitsune: The Foxy Side of Japanese Mythology

Wondered why Miyajima Fox Village is able to exist? Find out about the mythological backstories of foxes, and why they're so highly regarded in Japan.

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grab your sailormoon merch here

The only way you can choose to love and be hurt by your spendings at the same time

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get help: maid dreamin'

Need some extra yummy-powers to make your deserts taste that much better? We think you may need a maid