Magazines

Magazines

  • Dengeki Bunko Magazine Mar 2019
    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 Boogie Pop Phantom, Girly Air Force, Sword Art Online, To Aru Majutsu no Index, Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Strike the Blood, and other great series! For omake, you get a Dengeki Bunko 25th Anniversary Party Dress Character Clear Pop. Issues limited, so don't miss it.
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    $9.50
  • Animedia Mar 2019
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Free! -Dive to the Future-, Detective Conan, Yuri!!! on Ice, Kemono Friends 2, Code Geass, Gintama, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Sword Art Online Alicization, and more. There are eight pinups plus a Free! -Dive to the Future- Original Clear File and iRis & Wake Up, Girls! Handwriting Profile Book.
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    $12.00
  • Newtype Mar 2019
    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 Sword Art Online, Kemono Friends, Code Geass, Fate Grand Order, BanG Dream!, Love is War, To Aru Majutsu no Index, Psycho-Pass, Tensei shitara Slime Datta ken, Fruits Basket, Five Star Stories, and Grimm Notes. This issue comes with an amazing 2 sided B2 poster featuring Kemono Friends and Osomatsu-san and a Psycho-Pass booklet! Hurry because it will sell out fast!
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    $10.50
  • Comptiq Feb 2019
    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 Fate/grand order, Kizuna Ai, Kantai Collection, Shironeko Project, Granblue Fantasy and many more. You also get a special plastic stand for your spectacles, featuring virtual Youtuber Mito Tsukino.
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    Regular Price: $12.00

    Special Price $10.00

  • Megami Magazine Mar 2019
    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 Sword Art Online, Love Live, Eromanga Sensei, Strike the Blood, Date A Live, Fate Stay Night, Grisaia, To Aru Majutsu no Index III, Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari, Ikkitousen Western Wolves, Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Tenseishitara Slime Datta Ken, Zombie Land Saga, Sora to Umi no Aida, Yagate Kimi ni Naru, and more. In addition to all the awesome posters above, you get a huge double-sided poster featuring Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai and Strike the Blood!
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    $16.00
  • Comic Alive Mar 2019
    Here's another outstanding issue of Comic Alive, a super thick magazine with over 1000 pages of manga goodness for you. Each issue is chock full of original stories which range from comedy and slice-of-life to high-paced adventures in other worlds, all with the trimmings of cute moe culture from Japan that you love. You also get great omake extras such as extra-large posters and full-page, full-color artwork by Japan's top artists that you'll love to collect. And if you're working on your Japanese comprehension, this makes a great supplement since it includes furigana (hiragana readings) for all kanji. In this issue: Lots of great manga incl. Non Non Biyori, Haifuri, Non Non Biyori, Youkoso Jitsuryoku Jojushugi no Kyoushitsu e, Re:Zero, Girls und Panzer, KONOSUBA, Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho, and more. This issue's bonus is very special, you get a B2 poster featuring KONOSUBA.
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    $8.50
  • Coro Coro Comic Feb 2019
    Coro Coro comic gets its name from the Japanese word "koro koro" (something that is thick, fat and small, a term endeared by children and lovers of cuteness alike). Jam packed with explosive artwork, Coro Coro is a treat for serious manga fans and those who want to see what it's all about. With a massive 21 stories filling this volume, featuring Inazuma Eleven Go, Yokai Watch, Pokemon, Doraemon, Nintendo's Mario and many other popular pop culture characters, Coro Coro is sure to satisfy your manga cravings. 740 pages. Comic Coro Coro always comes with cool furoku free stuff, and this issue comes with lots of cool stuff, including a Mirror Kirby sticker, Inazuma AC card, Duel Master Limited Edition SR Card, and a Super Smash Coro Coro Gag Brothers comic.
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    $6.85
  • Up To Boy Mar 2019 - UTB vol. 275
    UTB (Up to Boy) is a famous magazine here in Japan, covering latest topics about famous idols like Shokotan, Nozomi Sasaki and more with superb full size gravure pictures, drama and movie actresses, famous music bands like Perfume and many more. Get your dose of Japanese pop culture every month with this magazine that's full of info, interviews, trends and beautiful visuals of your favorite idols. This month features a host of high quality models, with plenty of cute girls such as Sakura Endo, Mayu Tamura, Ayame Tsutsui, Rei Seimiya, Yuna Shibata, Hinata Himma, and many more.
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    $16.00
  • Cure Mar 2019
    Enjoy this great issue of Cure, an ultra hip, oversized J-Rock magazine dedicated to avid fans of Japanese punk and gothic culture. Coining itself as a "Japanesque Rock and Visual Styling Magazine," it's a wonderful trip to a rare underground youth culture with dark themes, rebelliously wild fashion, and a vibrant energy that can only be recreated by attending the concerts these bands perform in. Each issue dedicates itself to an unheard of 20-30 pages for a band of the moment, with great information on what's on the horizon for Visual-kei music. This issue features a focus on several bands, including DuelJewel, Frantic EMIRY, HAL (FEST VAINQUEUR), Haru (SCAPEGOAT), and Royz.
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    $15.00
  • Model Graphix 2019 Mar No.292
    In the world, there are cool things and then there are cool things. Model Graphix, a great magazine dedicated to bringing you information on the very best anime toys and models, with every issue just overflowing with fabulous pictures of the coolest items from Japan: completed models, garage kits, limited edition toys and mass-produced figures, and more! - This issue features an article about filtering for beginners, and tons of models and toys including Kouya no Kotobuki Hikoutai (The Magnificent Kotobuki), Girls und Panzer, Gundam, Space Battleship Yamato, and more.
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    $40.00
  • Comic CUNE Mar 2019
    This is the January 2019 issue of Comic CUNE, pronounced "kyuuun," which is a sound of a soaring airplane, or a soaring heart, to the Japanese. The point of the magazine is to present the cutest and most popular 4-koma (for panel) manga comics in Japan today. Japanese language only. 350+ pages. This issue features many cute manga, including Nyanko Days, Otome Bare, Tonari no Kyuuketsuki-san, Kudamimi no Neko, Kinjo no Nanako-san, Renai Kinshi Rakuen, Ayakashiko, and more. Plus you get a Shimeji Simulation Clear File Holder.
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    $11.00
  • Hiragana Times Feb 2019
    Hiragana Times is a highly recommended monthly publication that combines useful current events with learning the Japanese language. A monthly magazine that features articles both in English and in Japanese, complete with furigana pronunciation, to help learners who haven't mastered kanji yet. Filled with tons of cultural articles that make you think relating to current events, interviews with famous Japanese celebrities, Japanese pop culture, travel, and even articles written by readers themselves who wish to share their own personal experience within the Japanese culture. All articles in English and Japanese, with furigana (hiragana above the kanji) for easier reading. In this issue: Issue #388 is a great one, with bilingual articles on the biggest snow festival in Japan, a capsule hotel with a zen theme, plus actual Japanese lessons for beginner learners. It's great!
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    $6.25
  • UTB+ Feb 2019 Special Issue
    UTB+ is the special issue of the famous magazine here in Japan, covering latest topics about famous idols like Shokotan, Nozomi Sasaki and more with superb full size gravure pictures, drama and movie actresses, famous music bands like Perfume and many more. Get your dose of Japanese pop culture every month with this magazine that's full of info, interviews, trends and beautiful visuals of your favorite idols. This month features a host of high quality models with plenty of cute girls such as Sayuri Inoue, Rena Yamazaki, Miho Watanabe, Haruka Fukuhara, Ruko Ogino, Sakura Oda, and many more. The free gift in this issue is 2 special posters of the Nogizaka46 girls.
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    $12.50
  • UTB vol. 274 - Up to Boy Feb 2019
    UTB (Up to Boy) is a famous magazine here in Japan, covering latest topics about famous idols like Shokotan, Nozomi Sasaki and more with superb full size gravure pictures, drama and movie actresses, famous music bands like Perfume and many more. Get your dose of Japanese pop culture every month with this magazine that's full of info, interviews, trends and beautiful visuals of your favorite idols. This month features a host of high quality models, with plenty of cute girls such as Yuuki Yoda, Reno Nakamura, Ayano Christie Yoshida, Yurina Gyoten, Mariya Nagao, Ayaka Umeda, and many more. The free gift in this issue is 2 special posters of the Nogizaka46 girls.
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    $16.00
  • Bomb Feb 2019
    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 SKE46 girls plus articles and gravure pages featuring AKB48, Nogizaka46, Keyakizaka46, and more! You will love the many girls inside, with huge posters of Yui Oguri, the top SKE46 stars, and more.
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    $12.00
  • ELFY 03 Cos Girls Photobook
    It's a cosplay magazine! It's a fashion magazine! It's Elfy, a new magazine from DMM that marries the two. Filled with gorgeous professional cosplayers showing off their amazing creations , this is an amazing book that lets us all enjoy great costumes, kawaii models and amazing photography. All models are introduced in the magazine, with social media so you can follow them on Twitter and Instagram. This is vol. 3.
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    $8.50
  • Hiragana Times Jan 2019
    Hiragana Times is a highly recommended monthly publication that combines useful current events with learning the Japanese language. A monthly magazine that features articles both in English and in Japanese, complete with furigana pronunciation, to help learners who haven't mastered kanji yet. Filled with tons of cultural articles that make you think relating to current events, interviews with famous Japanese celebrities, Japanese pop culture, travel, and even articles written by readers themselves who wish to share their own personal experience within the Japanese culture. All articles in English and Japanese, with furigana (hiragana above the kanji) for easier reading. In this issue: Issue #387 is a great one, with bilingual articles on Sumo exhibition, phrases that took 2018 by storm, plus actual Japanese lessons for beginner learners. It's great!
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    $6.00
  • Dengeki G's Magazine Love Live! Sunshine!! Aqours Winter Special 2018 vol. 2
    If you love lovely girls of Love Live Sunshine, then don't miss this special winter 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 seiyuu, and information on Aquor's 4th live event at the Tokyo Dome. You also get a giant B-2 poster.
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    $11.00
  • VTIQ
    There is a sudden boom in the world of virtual Youtubers in Japan, and this magazine by Comptiq tracks all the best virtual Youtubers in Japan for you! Enjoy great art and interviews with your favorite virtual Youtubers such as Kizuna Ai, Dennou Shoujo Shiro, Tanaka Hime and Suzuki Hina, Toki no Sora, Yomemi, KMNZ, YUA/Fujisaki Yua, and more. Become part of Japan's virtual Youtuber fandom following with VTIQ, the top publication that aims to keep you up to date with the latest news and juicy bits of your favorite virtual Youtubers. This issue comes with a free clear file featuring Tsukino Mito!
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    $12.50
  • enza Magazine vol. 3
    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 3 which focuses on Idolmaster Shiny Colors, Queen's Blade White Triangle, and Dragon Ball Z Bucchigiri Match. In this issue you get an Idolmaster Shiny Colors poster and serial code!
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    $11.50
  • Young Jump GOLD vol. 4
    Japan has a highly addictive manga culture that's brimming with stories for customers of all types, so long as you're into manga with a more mature feel about them. In an effort to bring Japanese manga culture closer to you, we're bringing you Young Jump, a terrific manga magazine that's never afraid to show off mildly graphic content like blood, violence, and some sexy skin. In this issue: New chapters for Adachi no Mona Lisa, Human Dead, Yawaraka Venus, Color of Identity, Servant Time, Yakusoku no Siren and much more. This issue comes with a 14 page gravure of YJ Dream Girls.
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    $6.00
  • Animedia April 2018
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Gintama, Osomatsu-san, My Hero Academia, Wake Up, Girls!, Prince of Tennis, IDOLM@STER, Nanatsu no Taizai, Card Captor Sakura, GIRLS und PANZER, Boruto, Shokugeki no Soma, Houshin Engi, and Love Live! Sunshine!. Also comes with a Attack on Titan Poster and a bonus Calendar featuring your favorite series.
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    $10.00
  • 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
  • COSPLAY MODE July 2018
    For Cosplay fans, there is only one Cosplay Mode - 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. In this issue: See great costumes and more from Touken Ranbu Online, Fate/Grand Order, Golden Kamuy, Mahou Shoujo Ore, Persona 5, Granblue Fantasy, The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls, Love Live! Sunshine!! and a whole lot more. This issue's cosplay pattern is from Mahou Shoujo Ore.
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    Regular Price: $24.00

    Special Price $20.40

  • SS (Small S) vol. 53
    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 Okashi, Ayanee, Kuroneko 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. Also features the art submitted by those who have learnt from this magazine.
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    $14.00
  • Myojo August 2018
    Here's a great new issue of Myojo, the popular Japanese male idol magazine for everyone who loves Johnny's stars (who are managed by Johnny's Entertainment). Packed with interviews, photos and other information, this is the one magazine all fans of Arashi, Kat-Tun and other popular male idols must read. This issue features tons of information and photos of Hey! Say! JUMP, King & Prince, Sexy Zone, Johnny's WEST, and more, and everyone else in the Johnny's Entertainment universe. You also get a King & Prince / Tokyo B Shonen jumbo pinup poster!
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    Regular Price: $8.50

    Special Price $7.25

  • Animedia August 2018
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Baki, Free!, Gintama, Detective Conan, Attack on Titan, Gegege no Kitarou, Shinya! Tensai Bakabon, IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls Movie, Cardcaptor Sakura, Yama no Susume and more. You also get lots of extras, like an Attack on Titan Clear File, Popular Seiyuu Data File book, and lots of posters.
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    Regular Price: $12.00

    Special Price $10.00

  • Cosplay Mode Sep 2017
    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 Fate/Grand Order, Love Live!, NieR:Automata, Kemono Friends, and more. This issue's cosplay pattern is a costume of SINoALICE's Alice!
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    $16.50
  • Costume Party Make Up Book 2017-2018
    For serious cosplayers who want to improve their craft, a little makeup goes a long way to make you look closer to your favorite anime or video game character. This magazine will teach you all about makeup cosplay from the right tools to how to apply makeup, with tons of different styles and characters as examples. Instructions are detailed and fairly easy to follow even if you don't know any Japanese. Recommended for cosplayers, male or female!
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    $13.00
  • The IDOLM@STER Million Live! Magazine vol. 2
    Wow! A whole magazine dedicated to the popular idol anime series The IDOLM@STER is here. With lots of beautiful illustrations of your favorite 2D idol and super cool articles like voice actor interviews, live concert reports, game news and info, comics, and more. Plus you get a free sheet of sticker featuring chibi versions of your favorite idols. What more could an Idolmaster fan ask more?
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    $18.00
  • COSPLAY MODE Nov 2017
    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 Fate/stay night, Danganronpa, Sword Art Online, SINoALICE, Osomatsu-san, Re:Creators, and Monogatari Series. This issue's cosplay pattern is from SINoALICE's Gishin and Anki.
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    $16.50
  • Animedia Best Selection 2010 2015
    We love Animedia for always bringing great info and visual imagery of the latest anime series for us. This is a great Best Selection artbook published by Animedia featuring full page illustrations from the best 100 anime of the past 5 years. As usual, there's a large selection of female and "fujoshi" friendly anime series, from Hetalia to Free! Iwatobi Swim Club to Black Butler, but you also get great large size illustrations from K-On!, Aldnoah, Code Geass, Durarara, Sengoku Basara, Fullmetal Alchemist, Psycho-Pass and many more. More than 100 gorgeous illustrations, plus you get a large B2 poster for Hetalia fans. A highly recommended magazine / artbook!
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    $18.85
  • Cosplay Mate vol. 1
    Fans of cosplay will want to grab this new magazine called Cosplay Mate. Focusing on the hottest cosplayers in Japan, you will get full page shots of cosplayers in their best costumes and makeup under a surreal background that makes it look like they are part of it plus their profiles and even comments. It's a veritable collection of the most amazing cosplays in Japan all neatly wrapped for your enjoyment and awe. This is volume 1.
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    $12.50
  • COS Craft 2017
    This is excellent magazine by Cosplay Mode for anyone who makes cosplay equipments from Japan. The book focuses especially on crafting cosplay items that are hard to get right, what items you need to make them, how to work with certain materials such as fur, and much more. There's also a few sheets of patterns which you can use included. This is an amazing guide for anyone who wants to start making their cosplay equipment.
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    $16.00