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Cells at Work!'s Platelet Gets Her Cute Nendoroid Figure

November 27, 2018 1:15am CST
The well-received 13-episode TV anime series is now available on Crunchyroll


Eevee Tamagotchi Falls Victim to Merch Scalpers

posted on 2018-11-28 19:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


Dia Kurosawa Joins Love Live! Sunshine!! Blu-ray Jacket Ver. Figure Series

November 29, 2018 12:10am CST
215 mm-tall item will be shipped in Japan in September 2019

Barnes & Noble Announces First-Ever Tokyo Comic Con Celebration with Exclusive Products and Special New York City Pop-Up Shop

Nov 29th 2018
Select Stores Around the Country to Have an Exclusive Tokyo Comic Con Funko POP!, Board Game, and More from November 30 to December 2


Support WWF Japan by Using VISA’s Kemono Friends Credit Card

December 01, 2018 2:15am CST
The applicants also get a special limited edition clear file folder

Shouta Aoi x Little Twin Stars Mook Offers Readers a Pastel Mani-Pedi

posted on 2018-12-01 16:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge

Limited-edition Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Amiibo collection to feature a whopping 63 figurines

December 2, 2018
A perfect way to get maximum mileage out of Nintendo’s epic crossover fighting game.


Kirin gives us a clue on how to get a bottle of its skyrocketing-price whisky for cheap

December 3, 2018 / Sora News 24
Online prices for the soon-disappearing Fuji-sanroku Tarajuku Genshu 50 doubled in a day, but there’s still hope for those with shallow pockets.

Exclusive hand-painted Louis Vuitton-Azur Lane secret collaboration project mystifies netizens

December 3, 2018 / Sora News 24
That is one amazing custom-made luxury bag.

Dragon Ball Super and Japanese barbecue chain Gyukaku offer limited-time tasty collaboration

December 3, 2018 / Sora News 24
Wait, is that a Dragon Ball?! You can step into one of over 600 Gyukaku locations in Japan this month to find out what it is — and eat it!

Caffè Veloce serves up tempting winter comfort drink based on hot sweet sake!

December 3, 2018 / Sora News 24
This white drink being served at the Caffè Veloce chain this winter may look like hot milk, but it’s something else all together — and much sweeter, too!

Premium Bandai Brings out Vintage Creamy Mami Merch

December 03, 2018 8:06pm CST
See what’s new for the classic magical girl!

BANDAI SPIRITS Adds Three S.H.Figuarts Figures from Dragon Ball Super: Broly Film

December 03, 2018 11:10pm CST
Highly-anticipated 20th Dragon Ball film hits Japanese theaters December 14


A visit to Tokyo’s fanciest coffeehouse for a 16,200 yen (US$143) bottle of coffee【Pics】

December 4, 2018 / Sora News 24
This Ginza cafe treats its coffee like fine wine, so we sent Mr. Sato to sample a vintage.

Fate/Apocrypha’s Lancer of Red Is Now a Small and Cute Nendoroid

December 04, 2018 4:05pm EST
The hero of the Mahabharata is ready to scrap

Flaunt Nero, Gawain, and Robin Hood Style with New Fate Fashion

December 04, 2018 6:06pm CST
Streetwear line from SuperGroupies draws inspiration from Fate/EXTRA Last Encore


Sword Art Online Kirito, Asuna, Silica Join MegaHouse’s Desktop Army Deformed Figure Line

December 05, 2018 12:10am CST
80mm-tall posable figures will be available in May 2019

Makoto Niijima: Phantom Thief Ver. From the Anime series ‘PERSONA5 the Animation’ is Joining Good Smile Company’’ Nendoroid Series

Dec 5th 2018


Love Live! Sunshine!! Yoshiko VA Aika Kobayashi’s 1st Photobook Gets Reprints before Release

December 06, 2018 11:30pm CST
Her official fan club “AND” also opens today


Pet Food Dispenser Plays Steins;Gate’s ‘Tutturu’ Catchphrase

posted on 2018-12-07 17:45 EST by Kim Morrissy

Real-World Martial Artists Enter the Brawl for New Baki Merch

December 07, 2018 9:10pm CST
Kings and queens of fighting get reimagined Baki-style


Attack on Titan Levi Gets His 1/3 Scale Bust Figure from FOTS JAPAN

December 08, 2018 12:10am CST
Eren’s bust figure is also planned

Kotobukiya Rages Out with Limited Edition Weapon X Statues

December 08, 2018 11:07am CST
Everyone’s favorite hirsute Canadian berserker joins the “Marvel Universe Fine Art Statue” line

New Bags Let You Sneak Sailor Moon Style into Your Professional Look

December 08, 2018 3:55pm CST
Bandai Fashion releases three new bags with two Sailor Guardian-inspired patterns

Code Geass Jewelry Is All the Style with None of the Baggage

December 08, 2018 6:50pm CST
Lelouch and C.C. accessories coming soon from THE KISS

New samurai jackets, shirts and pants bring traditional Japanese fashion back to the streets

December 8, 2018 / Sora News 24
Designed and made in Japan by experienced kimono makers, this new collection comes with a host of cool hidden extras.


Japanese publisher to release photo book of beautiful… delivery women?【Video】

December 9, 2018 / Sora News 24
Sagawa Express is trying to show off their feminine side.

2,000-Limited Dragon Ball Super: Broly Official License Watch Offered

December 09, 2018 11:15pm CST
Highly-anticipated 20th Dragon Ball film hits Japanese theaters this Friday


Star Wars-themed eyewear arrives in Japan, lets you see The Force with unparalleled clarity

December 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
Spoil yourself with a pair of shadowy Darth Vader sunglasses or a golden C-3PO frame.

Spinning fiber optic light lets users cradle a swirling ball of energy in their hands

December 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
Home gadget meant for decoration doubles as Naruto’s Rasengan!

Kyoto has some exquisite Japanese-style frozen snacks based on the legendary Azuki Bar

December 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
Both luxurious and wholesome, these Azuki Bars are not to be missed.

Strawberry shortcake treat from Cold Stone Creamery becomes a convenience store drink

December 10, 2018 / Sora News 24
If you love Cold Stone Creamery‘s sweet creations, you’ll love that you can now grab one as a drink at convenience stores in Japan!

Attack on Titan’s Levi Official Laundry Detergent Goes On Sale

posted on 2018-12-10 19:45 EST by Kim Morrissy


Watch Behind-the-Scenes from Love Live! Sunshine!! VA Aika Kobayashi’s 1st Photobook

December 11, 2018 1:10am CST
The 116-page book has already gotten reprints before release

Kamehameha-flavor Dragon Ball Protein Powder Now Goes on Sale

December 11, 2018 2:10am CST
The price for the 1kg pack is 3,200 yen (about 28 US dollars)

Japanese snack food maker introduces new potato chips…for women!

December 11, 2018 / Sora News 24
Specifically women who want to share lovely photos of whatever they’re eating on social media.

Sushi burritos come to Tokyo with the opening of Beeat in Tokyo, and we tried three for ourselves

December 11, 2018 / Sora News 24
In the biggest sushi-loving town on the planet, can this unique twist on Japan’s food culture succeed?

Silver Eeveelution Necklaces are a Real Gem

December 11, 2018 3:10pm CST
U-Treasure collaborates with Pokémon to create gem-inlaid Eevee jewelry

3, 2, 1… Tell Time! With Cowboy Bebop’s Spike-Inspired Watch

posted on 2018-12-11 16:45 EST by Jennifer Sherman

New Madoka Magica Book May Finally Tell Us What Homura’s Deal Is

December 11, 2018 6:05pm CST
Homura Magica will be the first of Pia’s new Character Mook Series

Studio BONES, Rie Matsumoto Animate Bump of Chicken Music Video for Lotte Snacks

posted on 2018-12-11 21:12 EST by Karen Ressler
Yuki Hayashi designs characters for 70th anniversary ad


PPAP Star PIKOTARO Goes Whopper+Pineapple = Uhhhh!

Dec 12th 2018

Hamtaro Collab Café Celebrates 20 Years of Cuteness

December 12, 2018 4:10pm CST
Event to be hosted by Omotesando BOX CAFE & SPACE early next month

CLAMP, Katsuhiro Otomo, Shoji Kawamori, Range Murata Draw Flying Dog 10th Anniversary Shirts

posted on 2018-12-12 18:45 EST by Jennifer Sherman

Your Wish Has Been Granted: adidas’ Final DBZ Shoes Collaboration Features Shenron

posted on 2018-12-12 20:45 EST by Karen Ressler

Time-Limited PreCure Music Cafe Offers Over 300 Songs from The Franchise

December 12, 2018 11:10pm CST
You can request your favorite PreCure song and soundtrack music


Kotobukiya’s My Hero Academia Deku Figure Shows His Strong Will

December 13, 2018 12:10am CST
Katsuki Bakugo, Shoto Todoroki, and Ochako Uraraka will be also added in the lineup

Cowboy Bebop Café Returns with “Heaven’s Door” Movie Theming

December 13, 2018 6:05pm CST
Session 2 starts today at Animate Café

Ojamajo Doremi Shop Returns for The Third Time in Winter 2019

December 13, 2018 11:10pm CST
The official Twitter for the magical girl anime’s 20th anniversary project also opens

Bluefin Opens Pre-Orders for Unique 3D Puzzle Kits Featuring Iconic Characters From Beloved Studio Ghibli Films

Dec 13th 2018
Easy-To-Build 3D Puzzles Of Characters From “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Kiki’s Delivery Service,” “Spirited Away” And “Princess Mononoke” Are Scheduled For Retail Release In Spring 2019

More Lost Artwork for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Has Been Discovered

Dec 13th 2018
New Lost Art Promotion Begins January 2019!


Aikatsu! Idol Ichigo Hoshimiya Becomes Super Cute PC Cushion

December 14, 2018 1:10am CST
You can see the actual item at Tokyo Anime Center’s exhibition before release


Japanese Audio Brand AVIOT Releases New Wireless Headphone Inspired by Kizuna AI

December 15, 2018 12:30am CST
All of its Japanese voice guidance are newly recorded by Kizuna AI herself

For the Dragon Ball fan who has everything: A gold super Saiyan Goku pendant with diamond hair

December 15, 2018 / Sora News 24
Anime’s most famous martial artist enters his ultimate-bling form, and so does one of his many rivals-turned friends.


Want some bling in your snack? Koikeya’s new luxury chips features actual gold leaf

December 16, 2018 / Sora News 24
Koikeya has a new item in their line of Pride Potato luxury chips, and the special ingredient is golden — quite literally!

A visit to the back-alley Tokyo ramen restaurant listed in the Michelin dining guide

December 16, 2018 / Sora News 24
Amazing ramen that’s well worth stepping off the main road for.


Girl’s hair-flavored fried chicken now on sale, is embarrassingly delicious

December 17, 2018 / Sora News 24
We try Tenka Torimasu‘s latest girl-flavored chicken and learn there really is no dignified way of ordering it.

Treat yourself to a luxury coffee made from a rare bean harvest at Lawson Japan

Dec. 17, 2018 05:02 am JST / Japan Today


Aikatsu! Idols Transform into Cute Deformed Figures for Bandai’s New “MiMiCHeRi” Line

December 18, 2018 12:10am CST
90mm-tall new figure series will be available in May 2019

Strike a Pose with These JoJo Accessories, Ties, Hoodies, and More

by Bandai Spirits, Dec 18th 2018

New Final Fantasy sake from “Black Dragon” brewery features awesome Yoshitaka Amano illustration

December 18, 2018 / Sora News 24
200-year-old sake brewery teams up with Final Fantasy’s legendary designer for a very special crossover.

Starbucks releases new “Japan Wonder Project” Goma Goma Goma Frappuccino and Latte for New Year

December 18, 2018 / Sora News 24
Exclusive beverages are inspired by an ancient New Year’s calligraphy tradition to help customers "get excited over unknown Japan”.

Urusei Yatsura Cafe opening in Tokyo, four other cities to celebrate manga/anime’s 40th birthday

December 18, 2018 / Sora News 24
Come for the food and drink inspired by Rumiko Takahashi’s first manga series, stay for the special guest appearance by Maison Ikkoku.