A full day of adventure at the Yoshida Fire Festival & Fuji Q Highland

The Yoshida Fire Festival held every year on August 26 and 27 is considered by many Japanese to be one of the great three unique festivals in the country. It takes place at Kitaguchi...

Q-POT Café attracts guests with their new Sailor Moon themed menu

After the popular “Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon” exhibition which was held until June 19th in Mori Tower in Roppongi, Q-POT Café located in Omotesando follows the hype by creating a new menu featuring the different...

Let’s Talk Subculture Vol. 17: Scenes From Wonder Festival 2016 Winter

  Explore the fascinating world of Japan’s subcultures with insights from the inside An Otaku dream come true In most countries, figurines and plastic toys are for kids, but not in Japan, where it's serious adult business. On...

Sailor Moon Exhibition at Roppongi Hills

The exhibition is open until June 19th. The “Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon” exhibition is being held at the 52nd floor (Tokyo City View observation deck) of Mori Tower in Roppongi, Tokyo. This popular Manga series which...

Detective Conan Café in Shibuya

Detective Conan celebrates his 20th anniversary as an Anime in 2016! For those who aren't familiar with the story, Detective Conan follows the story of a talented and renowned high school detective named Shinichi Kudo. He got in...

Happy Birthday PomPomPurin!

Sanrio Character PomPomPurin is 20 years old! For this celebration Sanrio placed huge, fluffy - and huggable- ads of the character in Shibuya station. Wattention staff tested the big, fluffy pudding dogs and found them...

Highlights of AnimeJapan 2016

For those of you anime fans who didn't make it down to AnimeJapan 2016 at Tokyo's Big Sight over the weekend, here's a flashback of all the amazing anime events and goods that were on...

All about AnimeJapan 2016

This weekend is Anime Japan 2016, so here is a guide to introduce you to all the activities before you head to the Tokyo Big Sight. What is Anime Japan? AnimeJapan is not only an entertainment event but also...

Let’s Talk Subculture Vol. 10 Subculture Events

  Explore the fascinating world of Japan’s subcultures with insights from the inside On a subculture journey with CoFesta’s Ambassadors Fancy attending the AnimeJapan exposition next March and playing a part in promoting Japanese visual media such...

Let’s Talk Subculture Vol.02: Love Live! Charms

Explore the fascinating world of Japan’s subcultures with insights from the inside Answering Anime Fans’ Prayers–Love Live! fans pay pilgrimage to the Kanda Myojin. All the stars were aligned for fans of the Love Live! anime...