High-quality anime and action hero figures! A visit to TAMASHII NATIONS STORE TOKYO in Akihabara
Born in 2008, the Bandai Spirits brand TAMASHII NATIONS stands for high-quality collectors items and figures with tamashii (soul) instilled by Japanese master craftsmen. This June, TAMASHII NATIONS STORE TOKYO had a big renewal opening at a new location right … Read more
Event: A fantastic spectacle of lights “Chiyoda City Floating Lantern Festival at Imperial Palace Chidori-ga-fuchi”
On July 29th and 30th, the famous “Chiyoda City Floating Lantern Festival at Imperial Palace Chidori-ga-fuchi” will be held for two consecutive nights. During the event, 2000 “Lights of Hope” with everyone’s wishes written on them will float on the … Read more
Gerhard Richter: Tokyo’s first large-scale solo exhibition at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo!
The German artist Gerhard Richter is one of the most important masters of the international contemporary art scene. The ongoing exhibition held at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (MOMAT) is his first large-scale solo exhibition in Tokyo. Also, … Read more
“MOMAT Collection” looking back on the history of modern and contemporary art in Japan! Which artpiece is your favorite?
The “MOMAT Collection” exhibitions show each time about 200 works selected from the museum’s art collection of more than 13,000 works in 12 to 13 rooms on 3 floors. This time, the MOMAT collection also features two themed special … Read more
Practicing your aim at an airsoft gun shooting range in Akihabara!
Originated in Japan, shooting ranges for airsoft guns and airsoft games called “survival games” in Japan are getting more and more popular. However, for most people, real guns aren’t a part of daily life in Japan. Therefore, if you are … Read more
NINJA TOKYO – A gastronomic adventure at a ninja restaurant!
In this video we introduce “NINJA TOKYO”, a ninja-themed restaurant in Akasaka where you can experience exquisite food and the finest “ninja entertainment”. Open the secret door and find the way to the hidden ninja village! Entering the world of … Read more
New inside Yurakucho Marui! The Flower-themed sensory art installation “NAKED FLOWERS FOR YOU”
Since its opening in March this year, the first permanent installation of the famous “NAKED FLOWERS” exhibition series has opend under the name “NAKED FLOWERS FOR YOU”. “NAKED FLOWERS” is known for its experimental approach to art. The exhibition makes … Read more
Four gardens and next-level relaxation at the renewed “HOTEL NIWA TOKYO”!
Reopened in March this year, HOTEL NIWA TOKYO is just a 3-minutes walk from JR Suidobashi Station, close to Tokyo Dome in the heart of Tokyo. It was the first large-scale construction work since the hotel’s opening in 2009. As … Read more
Must-visit for cat fans! Welcome to the cute cat bookstore Jimbocho Nyankodo
Attracting cat fans from all over Japan, “Jimbocho Nyankodo” is a bookstore specializing in cat-themed books. The shop always offers over 2000 cat books, such as photo books, practical books on cat care, picture books, and other unique books. And … Read more