Magazines

Magazines

  • Afternoon May 2019
    Afternoon is the premiere manga magazine of Kodansha Publishing, carrying some of the most respected, famous and innovative serial stories ever told in Japan. Each issue features over 800 pages of grade-A manga , such as the long-running Ah! My Goddess and the always-badass Vinland Saga, plus news, previews, and of course omake (free stuff)! Afternoon is honest a really serious and wonderful manga magazine we recommend a lot. In this issue: New chapters of your favorite manga, including Ookiku Furikabutte, Blue Period, Wonders, Marginal Operation, Vinland Saga, Fragile, Houseki no Kuni, Under 3, and more!
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    $10.00
  • 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
  • Animedia April 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!
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    Special Price $11.50

  • 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
  • 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
  • Animedia May 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 Osomatsu-san, Girls und Panzer, Sword Art Online, Hypnosis Mic, Detective Conan, One Piece, Attack on Titan, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls, and more. For omake, you get a free Hypnosis Mic Clear File and Poster.
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    $12.85
  • Bomb May 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 girls of Hinatazaka46, with top stars and idol groups appearing inside, like =LOVE, HKT48, Rika Adachi, Karen Miyama, Haruka Ishida, Futa Sakaguchi, and more. You also get a reversible big poster featuring Hinatazaka46!
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    $12.00
  • Comptiq April 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, Fate/stay night, Kizuna Ai, and Kantai Collection. It also features posters, including a goant poster for the fun quiz RPG called Kuroneko no With. It's so cute!
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  • 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

  • Comptiq May 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 Dennou Shoujo Shiro & Idol Club, Kizuna Ai, Fate/Grand Order, and Kantai Collection. This issue's omake is a Dennou Shoujo Shiro Clear File.
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    $12.00
  • Coro Coro Comic April 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 Duel Master 52 Card Set, Kirby Collection Sticker Complete Sheet, and a Shin Buddy Fight Card.
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    $7.25
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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    Regular Price: $9.50

    Special Price $8.00

  • Dengeki Bunko Magazine May 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 86, Sword Art Online, To Aru Majutsu no Index, Girly Air Force, Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Strike the Blood, and other great series! For omake, you get a sticker sheet featuring 86. Issues limited, so don't miss it.
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    $9.00
  • Dengeki Daioh May 2019
    Dengeki ("electric shock" in English) is popular for it's gaming magazines and reviews. This is the monthly Dengeki Comic Daioh, a thick, slick, hip magazine featuring some of the best artists and stories in Japan today. Written with full furigana (hiragana kanji readings) to help those learning Japanese, this telephone book-sized magazine features dozens of different manga and specials, plus news, posters, and more! Besides higher quality printing than almost any other monthly comic, you get furigana (hiragana) listed beside kanji, to make reading easier. Over 800 pages a month -- a massive treat for manga collectors who want to stay on the bleeding edge of modern Japanese manga! In this issue: Enjoy new chapters of excellent manga like To Aru Kagaku no Accelerator, Yotsubato!, Mitsuboshi Colors, Eromanga Sensei, Mahouka Koukou no Yuutousei, Ichigo Mashimaro, Hataraku Maou-sama!, and more. You also get a Special April 2019 Calendar Sticker.
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    $8.50
  • 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
  • Hobby Japan April 2019
    Hobby Japan is your figure and model monthly bible, dedicating half of it's content to amazing Gundam figures, alongside with other sections focusing on new Revoltech action models, Macross goods, but also a huge Bishoujo figure feature, showcasing the all the latest gorgeous female characters statues and Nendoroid toys. It's a snapshot of everything that's popular in figures this month, and you will treasure it. In this issue: See tons of beautiful figures and plastic models including Gundam, Frame Arms Girl, Code Geass, Space Battleship Yamato 2022, Girls und Panzer, SSSS.GRIDMAN, Kamen Rider, and more!
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    $12.00
  • Japan Nostalgic Car Taizen
    Fans of old sports cars will enjoy this fantastic new magazine published by Tatsumi Mook. Featuring all the amazing sport cars of the yesteryear that will invoke your nostalgic emotions. Look at the amazing sports cars by Honda, Subaru, Toyota, BMW, Lotus and many more. 130 pages.
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    $18.50
  • Model Graphics May 2019
    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 Gundam, The Magnificent Kotobuki, Star Wars, KanColle, Megami Device, and more.
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    $12.00
  • 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

  • Newtype May 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 Hibike! Euphonium, Fruits Basket 2019, Hitoribocchi no OO Seikatsu, Carole and Tuesday, Sword Art Online Alicization, Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken, Yakusoku no Neverland, Dororo, King of Prism, Fate/Grand Order, Promare, Isekai Quartet, and more. This issue comes with a 2 set clear file featuring Code Geass and BanG Dream! plus a Hibike! Euphonium poster!
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    $10.50
  • Shonen Ace May 2019
    Grab a new issue of Shonen Ace, Kadokawa Publishing's flagship magazine packed with all the famous manga you love! Both the young and the young at heart flock to this magazine each month to get their fix of awesome, cutting-edge manga. All stories are written with full furigana kanji readings to help those learning Japanese. Over 1000 pages of pure manga awesomeness in this telephone book-sized magazine, plus news on industry trends and of course omake (free gifts). In this issue: See great manga including Keroro Gunsou, Hyouka, Gamers!, Toji no Miko, Kemono Friends 2, Fate/Grand Order, Girly Air Force, Bestia, and plenty more. This issue comes with an amazing free item, a Kemono Friends 2 Poster Calendar.
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    $7.85
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • UTB + vol. 47
    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 Hinatazaka46, Rina Inoue (Keyakizaka46), Miria Watanabe (Nogizaka46), Hitomi Takamatsu (=LOVE), Reina Kurosaki, Kiki Asakura (Tsubaki Factory), Nana Yamada, and many more. You also get a Poster and Special Pictorial Book featuring Hinatazaki46.
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    $12.00
  • 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
  • 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