Magazines

Magazines

  • 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
  • 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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    Regular Price: $11.00

    Special Price $6.00

  • Comic Cune April 2019
    This is the April 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 Yuri Moyou, Gal to Otaku wa Wakariaenai, Shimeji Simulation, Hinako Note, Orenchi no Maid-san, Otome Bare, Kudamimi no Neko, and more.
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    Regular Price: $6.85

    Special Price $6.00

  • 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
  • Hiragana Times Mar 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 #389 is a great one, with bilingual articles on the Katsushika Hokusai Exhibition, Moomin Theme Park, plus actual Japanese lessons for beginner learners. It's great!
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    $6.25
  • 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
  • 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

  • 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
  • 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 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 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

  • 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

  • Comic Yurihime Mar 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Yuru Yuri, Tsuki ga Kirei desune, Luminas Blue, Scarlet, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $10.00
  • Comic Yurihime April 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Yuru Yuri, Salad Bowl, Watashi no Yuri wa Oshigoto desu!, itoshikoishi, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $11.00
  • Comic Yuri Hime May 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of citrus+, Salad Bowl, Goodbye Dystopia, itoshikoishi, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $11.00
  • enza Magazine vol. 4
    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 4 which focuses on Idolmaster Shiny Colors, Dragon Ball Z Bucchigiri Match, and Queen's Blade White Triangle. In this issue you get a random poster (one of four types) and serial code!
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    $11.50
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Newtype April 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 Code Geass, BanG Dream!, Five Star Stories, Osomatsu-san, Persona 5, Sword Art Online, Kemono Friends, Bungou Stray Dogs, Seishun Butayarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Zombie Land Saga, To Aru Majutsu no Index, King of Prism Shiny Seven Stars, and Grisaia no Kajitsu. This issue comes with large posters featuring Code Geass, King of Prism, and (best 0f all) a full 2019-2020 anime school calendar!
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    $12.50
  • 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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    $12.50
  • 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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    $12.50
  • 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
  • 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
  • E2 - Etsu vol. 61
    Fans of moe moe artwork will love E2, a quarterly magazine that brings you only the most kawaii anime girls. Each perfect-bound, A4-size issue features galleries of beautiful artwork from famous moe illustrators like Kantoku, Tenmu, and Nishimata Aoi, plus interviews and guides to drawing your own super-cute girls. You also get new issues of fun moe manga and previews of upcoming games! Each issue also comes with exclusive omake (free gifts) like large pin-up posters of cute and original anime girls. Immerse yourself in a world of bishoujo and moe beyond your wildest dreams with this excellent magazine. IN THIS ISSUE: Lots of awesome artwork and original content by Japan's top artists, with information on each artist and the characters in works they been creating. There are tons of art by Moekibara Fumitake, Kantoku, Kurone Mishima, and Raguhono Erika, as well as other popular artists like Pan, Coffee Kizoku, Syroh, Akabane, Natsume Eri, and many more. Best of all, this issue comes with a special gift, a Kantoku x Raguhono Erika Rough & Line Art Book.
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    $14.00
  • 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
  • Cure April 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 the Raid., BugLug, DIAURA, MASK, and Kodomo Dragon.
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    $15.00
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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