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Kitsune: The Foxy Side of Japanese Mythology

Written by Donna Rhae

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

Written by Claudia Mitsu

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'

Written by Yaslyn Yaya

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

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the complete guide of tokyo for otaku's

Written by Asha Mehta

Alright ladies and gentlemen, here it is: your personal handbook for all things anime and manga-related

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how to maximise your akihabara trip

Written by Kevin Hong

As frequent visitors of the Electric City, let us share our tips and tricks with you

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living the doraemon dream

Written by Mina D

Pull out a pair of tickets out of your pockets for your favorite lucky cat character

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10 ANIME CHARACTERS YOU WILL INVARIABLY ENCOUNTER TRAVELING IN JAPAN – part two

Written by Mike B

They're in comics, on your TV's, in movies, on your clothes, and on your food... but who are they?

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10 CHARACTERS YOU WILL INVARIABLY ENCOUNTER TRAVELING IN JAPAN – part one

Written by Mike B

They're in comics, on your TV's, in movies, on your clothes, and on your food... but who are they?

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fuel your fantasies: akihabara

Written by Steven Chua

Check out some of the top places we recommend for when you're Otaku-hungry

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choose your adventure: akihabara

Written by Miles Amosun

Sometimes there's more to Akihabara than just anime, manga or gaming. But most times, Akihabara is the best place to go to for these!

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anime conventions in japan

Written by Nibai にばい

Find out some of the most important anime and manga conventions in Japan

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detective conan characters spotted at conan ohashi bridge

Sight in Tottori

Looks like there might be evidence at the Conan Ohashi Bridge!

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case closed! it's yura station

Sight in Tottori

Decorated with images of Conan Edogawa, the main character from the internationally successful manga and anime 'Detective Conan'

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otome road: for the maiden

Sight in Tokyo

We walk this lonely road, the only one that we have ever known...

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ishinomori manga museum: for the cultured otaku

Sight in Miyagi

Fans of Kamen Rider rejoice! This museum in Ishinomaki City features the artworks​ of manga artist and author Shotaro Ishinomori.

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bl school: all your boys love fantasies coming true

Sight in Tokyo

Order up! Also called 'ike-gaku' or 'school of hunks', this themed cafe delves deep into the... boy's love world!

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aru aru city: games, anime, manga, figurines

Sight in Fukuoka

Aru Aru City is filled with all sorts of stores and exhibits for anime and gaming fans.

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invest in evangelion

Sight in Tokyo

Seele the deal at the official Evangelion merchandise store at Ikebukuro

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dine as a kamen rider

Sight in Tokyo

In the back streets of West Ikebukuro, you can protect you dreams by checking out the Kamen Rider diner!

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the gundam transformer

Sight in Tokyo

It has almost been 10 years, and we're still waiting for it to transform...

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Get hyped at tokyo big sight

Written by Hayden Murphy

Japanese pop-culture hits the big stage with a review of Tokyo Big Sight 2018

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remembering astro boy

Sight in Tokyo

Find Osama Teduka's most popular work on full display in Tokyo!

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your home for the night: anime hostel astro station

Hotel in Tokyo

Rest easy at a hostel that's just a 2-minute walk from the station that set the scene for Astro Boy.

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the mother: akihabara

Sight in Tokyo

Welcome Otaku's... to where we all belong.

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Asagaya Anime Street

Sight in Tokyo

Prepare for trouble! Make it double! Because from Asagaya to Koenji, you'll find some of Tokyo's best artists coming together to make one beautiful walk

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lashinbang: for all you thrifty otaku's

Sight in Tokyo

Focused on anime goods, Lashinbang at Ikebukuro is a second-hand anime, manga, figurine and doujinshi goods store

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Shirakawago Village: A Real Life Horror Anime

Written by Joey The Anime Man

Resident Tokyo Creative creator Joey (The Anime Man) shows you the horrifying similarities of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni and real-life

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Tokyo Anime Center

Sight in Tokyo

The Tokyo Anime Center is an art museum and merchandise shop dedicated to all things anime.

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azabu-juban: where the champion of justice lives

Written by Athena Lam

Calling all Sailor Moon Fans! If you haven't visited Azabu-Juban yet, can you call yourself a true fan?

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Kamakura: The Secret City of Anime In Real Life

Written by Joey The Anime Man

A little bit out from Tokyo, you'll be able to see the hidden beauties that inspired your favorite anime series

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Live your best anime life with real life locations in tokyo

Written by Athena Lam

Wondering why you feel like you're in a real-life anime in Japan?

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otaku galore: top 10 places to buy anime and manga

Written by Kay Natsumi

Look forward to fulfilling all your Otaku fantasies at our top recommended places to buy anime and manga goods

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looking for totoro's secret forest?

Written by Asha Mehta

Making all your childhood dreams come true by visiting the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo

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Visiting the Nier Automata Cafe

Written by Aki D

Face the action as your real life persona at the Nier: Automata cafe in Tokyo!