Shops Archive

Phantom – Military Supply Goods Shop

When you think of Akihabara you probably imagine kawaii maids, posters of busty anime girls, game arcades, and used electronics, but there’s another trend taking root in the famous otaku paradise. These days you’ll find that military and …

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A Tour of Polka*Polka 2nd Hand Cosplay Shop

Are you a cosplayer? Or, maybe you just want to be able to say you went inside a Japanese cosplay shop? Whatever your reason, when you come to Akihabara one of the must-visit cosplay stores in the area …

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Thanko Rare-mono Shop Akihabara

Thanko Rare-mono Shop – Hunting for treasure

Akihabara is home to an incredible amount of innovation and improvement, and Thanko’s Rare-mono Shop (rare things shop) is an excellent example of that.  One of the pioneers of the now infamous “selfie stick”, the Rare-mono Shop has …

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SpinGear Akihabara

SpinGear – The World (Yo-Yo Contest) On a String

The coolest thing about Akihabara is that it has something for everyone.  Even yo-yo nerds like me!  SpinGear is a premium yo-yo specialty store that boasts an incredible selection of yo-yos from the classics to the latest and …

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Online Shop “NIJI-IRO“ – Every Corner of the World!

With the big mission of making access to Otaku products easier than ever before, the Online Shop “NIJI-IRO”(http://2ji-iro.com/) took up work on the first of May, 2015. What makes NIJI-IRO´s products “genuinely Otaku” is, that first and foremost …

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