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Fukubukuro Round-Up 2018: Animate

Fukubukuro is the name given to the lucky bags which go on sale in Japan on January the 1st each year. Nearly all stores in Japan offer them ranging from the Pokemon centre, McDonald’s’, KFC, fashion and loads more. For this first look, we thought we’d feature one of the best anime goods store, Animate. […]

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New Animate Store For Akihabara

We already know that Akihabara is Ground Zero for all things otaku, right? Well, now there’s a new store opening up from a very popular chain. Animate has its main store in Ikebukuro, seen as a more female friendly part of Tokyo, catering for the female otaku. But they now have a new store opening […]

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A Certain Scientific Railgun S Only Shop features at Animate Akihabara store

Golden Week is happening in Japan right now, this is the period of time from the end of April until May 5th. It’s known as Golden Week due to so many national holidays happening during this time. There are 3 consecutive holidays from April 29 to the 29th and then another 4 happening from May […]

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Animate & Gamers Host Vividred Operation Exhibitions

Two of the largest anime, manga and just generally Otaku goodness stores in Akihabara would have to be Gamers and Animate. They both have multi level stores which are a must visit for anyone visiting Akihabara and it just so happens that now they’re both running a similar exhibition in their respective stores. The exhibition […]