Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • Pastel Frame - Drop of Merino
    This is a wonderful full color original doujin art book by circle Scottish A Labit. Featuring illustrations of his original character of a super cute sheep girl with very large assets for you to have fun looking at as she does all sorts of sexy poses in various outfits for you.
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    $12.85
  • Zimijiri Musume vol. 4
    Don't you love it when girl's wear pants so tight you can see the outline of their panties? Volume 4 of this amazing doujinshi from Namaniku ATK who is Nitroplus's illustrator who perfectly captures the beauty of that. Contains plenty of beautiful simple character design illustrations which does a variety of poses that shows the beauty of panty outlines showing beneath tight pants.
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    $18.00
  • Nakayoshi Nov 2018
    Nakayoshi is one of Japan's oldest and best manga magazines, first published by Kodansha since 1954. For over 50 years, Nakayoshi has carried only the best shoujo manga, including timeless series like Princess Knight, Sailor Moon, Magic Knight Rayearth, and Cardcaptor Sakura plus other popular shoujo manga such as Hugutto Precure and Cells at Work. Each issue brings you over 400 pages of today's cutest manga for girls, with full furigana (kanji pronunciation guides) that make it easy to read for Japanese learners. You also get news, previews, and exclusive omake gifts that you won't find anywhere else. Experience the beauty of Japan's shoujo manga culture with the latest issue of Nakayoshi. IN THIS ISSUE: Enjoy new chapters of excellent manga, plus a wonderful gift: a Devilish Halloween Set which includes a Devil Pen, Ghost Sticky Note, Party Night Sticker, and Candy Pen Holder!
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    $7.50
  • Newtype Nov 2018
    Newtype is the most popular magazines covering all aspects of anime, manga, games, and figures that are important to you and wrapping them up together in a wonderful monthly package. Each issue is loaded with pictures of cute girls and articles on the hottest shows in Japan today, plus great free omake free stuff like posters. Follow all the hottest anime series with this one issue. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Re:Zero Memory Snow, To Aru Majutsu no Index III, Sword Art Online Alicization, Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Ore ga Suki Nano wa Imouto Dakedo Imouto Janai, Goblin Slayer, Radiant, SSSS.GRIDMAN, Steins;Gate Zero, Persona 5 The Animation, Fate/stay night [Heaven's Feel] II Lost Butterfly, Anima Yell, and many more. This issue's omake is a Sword Art Online Alicization Clear File and a huge Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Detonation B2 poster!
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    $10.00
  • Dengeki Bunko Magazine Nov 2018
    J-List now carries Dengeki Bunko, a great magazine packed with content from the best light novels like Sword Art Online (SAO). Now you can reach the next level of fandom by enjoying the stories your favorite anime are based on, and improve your Japanese at the same time! Each issue of Dengeki Bunko is packed with character profiles, art, preview of upcoming game and anime spin-offs, cute manga, and new issues of serialized stories full of interesting characters. Plus you get omake (free stuff), like limited edition figures, posters and more! 500+ pages each month, printed in a high-quality perfect-bound package. IN THIS ISSUE: Featured content from Sword Art Online, To Aru Majutsu no Index, Girly Air Force, Strike the Blood, and other great series! For omake, you get a 2018 Autumn Anime Best Guide Book. Issues limited, so don't miss it.
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    $9.25
  • Comptiq Nov 2018
    Those yearning for the inside scoop on all things moe and bishoujo, your search is over! Comptiq (also Romanized as Compteac) is a definitive monthly who's-who of beautiful anime and game girls with complete, full-color news and in-depth articles on the latest and greatest characters in Japan. Not only is this magazine loaded with beautiful moe-kei (super cute anime) manga and visuals exploring the current gorgeous characters in anime and PC dating-sim games in Japan today, you also get lots of free stuff. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Kizuna Ai, KanColle, Fate/Grand Order, Fate/Extella Link, Granblue Fantasy, Princess Connect! Re:Dive, Tokyo 7th Sisters, CRYSTAR, Re:Stage!, and more. Best of all, you get a free gift in this issue: a Kizuna Ai Clear File!
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    $12.00
  • LOADING - Azur Lane ILLUSTRATIONS ARCHIVE
    This is the official Azur Lane artbook that fans have been waiting for. Featuring 53 gorgeous game background illustrations of your favorite ship girls in widescreen format, just like the game. Printed in glossy, high quality paper, you will love to look at the official art by the hottest artists such as kisetsu, swd3e2, ATDAN, Linfi-MUU, kaede, Kinjo Kuro Momo, and more. A wonderful item for Azur Lane fans!
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    $29.50
  • INTRON DEPOT 8 Bomb Bay
    Here's a great new Intron Depot series artbook from one of the most famous illustrators to ever come from Japan, Shirow Masamune! This latest Bomb Bay themed artbook presents the greatest works the artist created between 1992 and 2009, including legendary anime titles like Dominion and C1 and Orion plus famous game and hentai art that has thrilled fans over the years. This book is outstanding, filled with some of the best illustrations the artist has ever created, and giving us a glimpse into how he made his most famous creation, Ghost in the Shell. Make sure to get your copy right away! 90 pages, printed with high quality paper stock and Square bound.
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    $25.00
  • Citron
    We love original works that comes out of Japan. Here's a great one by doujin circle Hey You! This doujinshi art book features the beautiful illustrations drawn by talented artist Non. Enjoy various art of original characters in different poses and clothing. 20 pages, all full color.
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    $13.50
  • BOMB! Love Special 2018 Nov
    Welcome to Bomb magazine, a super offering for fans of Japan's lovely bikini idols, now in its greatly expanded new size and format. Filled with super color photos of these lovely girls, with wonderful content and beautiful swimsuit, private clothes and other cute shots, each issue comes with additional goodies as well. A guide book for all cute idols fans. This issue features a special focus on the NMB48 girls plus articles and gravure pages featuring NGT48, Imoko Ikugaki, Yuri Asakura, meimi, and more! There are lots of great photos sections inside plus a bonus large poster of NMB48.
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    $11.00
  • Vmemo - nijisanji
    This is a nice doujin artbook by circle 763 bou, featuring the cute virtual Youtubers of the Nijisanji company. Enjoy high quality illustrations of Mito Tsukino, Higuchi Kaede, Shizuka Rin, and Moruru Yamiyono in full color. A great item for art collectors and fans of virtual Youtubers. 16 pages.
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    $12.00
  • Love Live Sunshine! Aqours Autumn Special 2018
    If you love lovely girls of Love Live! Sunshine!!, then don't miss this special issue of Dengeki G's Magazine, which is dedicated entirely to this series. On every page you get wonderful original illustrations, information on the characters, huge visuals of all of the seiyu (voice actress), plus information of various merchandise and games. You also get a giant B-2 poster.
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    $12.00
  • Heisei Otaku Culture 30 Years
    This is a great book that goes over the entire history of otaku culture during the Heisei Period (1989-2018): how it took hold in Akihabara, creating new industries like cosplay and maid cafes and model builders, how it was shaped by the rise of history and the arrival of the Internet, how 2ch and later 4chan came about, how funding for anime started coming from unexpected places (like WOWOW, then later Netflix and Amazon), the games and characters we all loved during the Heisei Period, the influence Vocaloid had on fan-created culture and music, and more. This book is great, loaded with information that's fun to explore and learn about. 126 pages. Japanese language only.
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    $16.00
  • Ashibu shinyblue
    If you love looking at illustrations of a cute girl's feet and legs, here is a new original doujinshi art book by doujin circle ProPeller Prompt. Enjoy looking at amazingly drawn feet and legs with this full color doujin artbook. 18 pages.
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    $11.00
  • Violet Resonance 2
    A nice ecchi doujinshi artbook from Japan focusing on Vocaloid characters in various costumes and fashion. This is a 12 page full-color doujinshi by circle Yamanatsu Radio, filled with wonderful illustrations of Yukari Yuzuki, Akari Kizuna, Maki Tsuruma, and more.
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    $12.55
  • Rabirinth
    If you love bunny girls then this doujinshi artbook by circle Usagi Jam is for you. Featuring illustrations of original character bunny girls wearing sexy clothing. A great addition to your ecchi artbook collection straight from Japan! 16 pages, all in full color.
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    $14.00
  • How to Draw a Jet Fighter
    We love Japan's "How to Draw" books because they help us all become better artists, and learn techniques for creating excellent art. This book focuses on how to draw jet fighters, as well as historical airplanes from World War II. Across 150 pages, we get lots of information about all the great airplanes of the world, the details we need to get right when drawing them, and how to create outstanding art. There's also lots of cute moe art of the pilots inside the airplanes. Published by Hobby Japan, and featuring the artwork of ten top military artists.
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    $26.00
  • Comptiq Oct 2018
    Those yearning for the inside scoop on all things moe and bishoujo, your search is over! Comptiq (also Romanized as Compteac) is a definitive monthly who's-who of beautiful anime and game girls with complete, full-color news and in-depth articles on the latest and greatest characters in Japan. Not only is this magazine loaded with beautiful moe-kei (super cute anime) manga and visuals exploring the current gorgeous characters in anime and PC dating-sim games in Japan today, you also get lots of free stuff. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from KanColle, Kizuna Ai, Fate/Grand Order, Granblue Fantasy, Granblue Fantasy, Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san, Tokyo 7th Sisters, Shoumetsu Toshi 2, Princess Connect! Re:Dive, and more. Best of all, you get a free gift in this issue: a huge KanColle B2 poster
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    $12.00
  • Megami Magazine Nov 2018
    Here's another issue of Megami Magazine, the popular anime magazine that exists to shower fans with gorgeous posters featuring original art from all the newest anime series, including other random omake free stuff that you can only get in this issue. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Yugari-sou no Yuuna-san, ISLAND, Shojo Kageki Revue Starlight, Idolmaster, Overlord, Sunoharasou no Kakarinin-san, Yama no Susume, Girls und Panzer, Asobi Asobase, Harukana Receive, and more. In addition to all the awesome posters above, you get a huge double-sided poster featuring Sword Art Online and Strike the Blood!
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    $15.50
  • Dengeki Bunko Magazine vol. 63 Sep 2018
    J-List now carries Dengeki Bunko, a great magazine packed with content from the best light novels like Sword Art Online (SAO). Now you can reach the next level of fandom by enjoying the stories your favorite anime are based on, and improve your Japanese at the same time! Each issue of Dengeki Bunko is packed with character profiles, art, preview of upcoming game and anime spin-offs, cute manga, and new issues of serialized stories full of interesting characters. Plus you get omake (free stuff), like limited edition figures, posters and more! 500+ pages each month, printed in a high-quality perfect-bound package. IN THIS ISSUE: Featured content from To Aru Majutsu no Index III, Sword Art Online, Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online, Strike the Blood, and other great series! For omake, you get a 10th Year Anniversary Dengeki Bunko Anime Illustration booklet. Issues limited, so don't miss it.
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    Regular Price: $10.00

    Special Price $8.85

  • Yom Tights Ruri
    This is an original doujinshi by artist Yom which focuses on one of the essential part of the female wardrobe that we all love, tights. If you are a lover of girls wearing tights, look no further as this short doujinshi is filled with beautiful illustrations of girls in tights, from schoolgirls wearing black tights, sexy nurses with white tights, and casual girls wearing hot pants paired with tights, this doujinshi has it all.
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    $14.00
  • Zimijiri Musume vol. 1
    Don't you love it when girl's wear pants so tight you can see the outline of their panties? Here's an amazing doujinshi from Namaniku ATK who is Nitroplus's illustrator who perfectly captures the beauty of that. Contains tons of beautiful simple character design illustrations which shows the beauty of panty outlines showing beneath tight pants. This is volume 1.
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    $9.50
  • Yom Tights Sepia
    Fans of the Yom Tights series have a reason to be happy: a fresh new doujinshi artbook/photobook entry from Comiket 94 featuring sexy photographs alongside the legendary illustrations of the artist Yom. Super sexy photos on every page, with the 2D version alongside. A limited doujinshi, full color, which likely cannot be restocked.
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    $40.00
  • Basic Kanji Drill New -- 1st Grade
    For students of Japanese who want another way to increase their kanji skills, or for those who just want a good way to practice, here is a kanji workbook to get you up to speed starting from the Japanese first grade school level. This workbook takes you through step-by-step exercises that give you writing practice for the basic kanji characters learned by lower level Japanese elementary school students, with basic-use words that are probably familiar to second or third level Japanese language learners who can already read Hiragana. Includes writing exercises and quizzes with an answer key. 64 pages. Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test).
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    $2.85
  • RIRIKOI - Rina Hashimoto Photobook
    Rina Hashimoto also known as Naniwa no Black Diamond (The Black Diamond of Naniwa, Osaka) by her fans, is the lovely Japanese model, talent, and gravure idol who has brought so much joy to her fans all over the world since her debut in 2008. Enjoy looking at her new hardcover gravure photobook in which she sets the bar with super sexy shots of her body and barely covering her breasts as well as lots of high quality photos of Rina in various sexy clothing, bikini, and lingerie. An alluring photobook for gravure and bikini fans.
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    $40.00
  • Learn Sniper Techniques from Illustrations -- Moe Encyclopedia
    This is a cool "moe encyclopedia" illustrated artbook that gives actual, real information about interesting topics, but with acute "moe" artwork. This book covers modern sniper rifles, and is filled with accurate, interesting information about all of the world's most powerful long-range weapons. The book is divided into several segments, European sniper rifles used in all European countries, plus weapons used by the US Armed Forces, and Japan and other Asian countries. There is also information on different types of sniper shooting, the different environmental factors that can affect shooting, and more. While the text is in Japanese, the headers are in English, so you can understand each topic. Very nice artwork, perfect for "military otaku." 160 pages.
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    $22.00
  • enza Magazine vol. 2
    enza is a new magazine dedicated to mobile and browser games in Japan. It's a great magazine that introduces you to the hottest games with plenty of information and gorgeous illustrations plus freebies like posters and serial codes to various games. This is volume 2 which focuses on Idolmaster Shiny Colors, Dragon Ball Z Bucchigiri Match, and Pro Baseball Famista. In this issue you get an Idolmaster Shiny Colors poster and serial code!
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    $13.25
  • Basic Kanji Drill New -- 2nd Grade
    For students of Japanese who want another way to increase their kanji skills, or for those who just want a good way to practice, here is a kanji workbook to get you up to speed starting from the Japanese second grade school level. This workbook takes you through step-by-step exercises that give you writing practice for the basic kanji characters learned by lower level Japanese elementary school students, with basic-use words that are probably familiar to second or third level Japanese language learners who can already read Hiragana. Includes writing exercises and quizzes with an answer key. 64 pages. Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test).
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    $3.25
  • Yom Tights Beniaka - Tights Girls Illustrations
    If you are a fan of girls in tights this is one amazing doujin art book for you. All illustrated by popular artist Yom who knows the details of what makes girls wearing tights so alluring. Tons of beautifully colored illustrations for you to enjoy with various sexy poses.
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    $14.00
  • Megami MAGAZINE DELUXE vol. 31
    Megami strikes again with a new issue of Megami Deluxe, an A4-sized magazine packed from cover to cover with beautiful full-page high quality artwork of your favorite moe characters. If you love cute and moe anime girls, then this is the magazine for you! The magazine is presented without any advertisements at all, just wonderful illustrations to browse and enjoy. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Is the Order a Rabbit?, Girls und Panzer, Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san, High School DxD, Yurucamp, Uma Musume Pretty Derby, Overlord, Yama no Susume, ISLAND, Non Non Biyori and much more!
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    $15.50
  • Zimijiri Musume vol. 2
    Don't you love it when girl's wear pants so tight you can see the outline of their panties? Here's an amazing doujinshi from Namaniku ATK who is Nitroplus's illustrator who perfectly captures the beauty of that. Contains tons of beautiful simple character design illustrations which shows the beauty of panty outlines showing beneath tight pants. This is volume 2.
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    $9.50
  • TANPAN
    This is an awesome doujinshi book by doujin circle toi_et_moi showcasing the allure of tanpan or short pants. Features mostly original characters but with appearances by Takagi from Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san and Yoko from Gurren Lagann, wearing all sorts of short pants and the author explaining with short notes on why they are awesome. We love the amazing detail and art plus the reasons why short pants are great. 22 pages, all full color.
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    $24.85
  • Kuro Tights
    If you're a fan of girls wearing black tights, you'll be delighted to find out that there is an art book solely dedicated to cute sexy girls wearing black tights. Filled with plenty of sexy art works for you to look at. Featuring amazing art works by 42 top Japanese Illustrators such as Yom, 40hara, Nohito, Taira Tsukune and many more. Comes with 100 pages. A must have for fans of girls in tights.
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    $36.85
  • SS (Small S) Mar 2018
    For people who loves illustrations and want to try their hands at drawing, this is a special magazine art book for you. It contains a collection of artwork by popular artists such as Toki Ame, Kokuto and more, alongside with some step by step of how illustrations are made with copic markers and watercolor. Also includes interviews with artists providing tips on how to be a better artist and recommended tools to use. Best of all it comes with a free 2018 Calendar with illustrations by top artists such as Sakura Mochi, Lemon, Yuma and more.
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    $15.50
  • Yom Tights Hisui
    If you are a fan of girls in tights this is one amazing doujin art book for you. All illustrated by popular artist Yom who knows the details of what makes girls wearing tights so alluring. Tons of beautifully colored illustrations for you to enjoy with various sexy poses that beautifully shows a girl's skin and underwear beneath their tights. An all new book for the 2018 summer Comiket 94 which comes with a special gift, a limited "clear file" (document protector) with sexy art printed on it!
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    $14.00
  • COSPLAY MODE Mar 2018
    For Cosplay fans, there is only one Cosmode - a magazine for women (and pretty boy men) who love cosplay, costumes and style. Every issue containing high quality photos of amateur and professional cosplayers donning their gear and posing at studios and conventions. This is a great resource of ideas and tips on how to become your favorite anime and game characters, with hundreds of full color photos, tips on making accessories and costumes, makeup and hair style guides -- each issue is a treasure trove of information that can be enjoyed by hardcore cosplayers and novices alike. For omake in this issue you get... a full cosplay sewing pattern you can use. Plus great cosplay articles including a feature on Mekaku City Actors! Learn how to dress up as your favorite characters! In this issue: See great costumes and more from Pop Team Epic, Touhou Project, Fate/stay night, Nier Automata, Danganronpa, Sword Art Online, SINoALICE, Osomatsu-san, Re:Creators, Monogatari Series and many more. This issue's cosplay pattern is from Houshin Engi.
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    $16.00