Friday, August 23, 2019

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...

PomPomPurin Café in Yokohama!

If you are a fan of Sanrio's adorable Golden Retriever character PomPomPurin, then what better way to celebrate than at one of his cafes? Here is an introduction to the latest PomPomPurin Cafe that...

Diary of a Japan Tour Guide: Bartosz in Shibuya

Japan Tour Guide (JTG) is an online portal that aims to match volunteer Japanese guides with visitors coming to Japan. Read about their tours put together for tourists by these friendly local guides 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...

KAMEN RIDER 45th EXHIBITION SHOP

KAMEN RIDER 45th EXHIBITION SHOP will be opened from April 21 to May 9. Place: PARCO MUSEUM (SHIBUYA PARCO Part1/floor3) Address: 15-1,Udagawa-cho,Shibuya-ku,Tokyo Access: 5 minutes walk from Shibuya station

Limited-Time Character Cafe at Shibuya Parco

On Jan. 28, "Kanahei's YURUTTO CAFE" featuring illustrator, manga artist, and LINE stamp creator Kanahei's cute characters, will open for a limited time at Shibuya PARCO's THE GUEST cafe & diner. Besides the original menu based...