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Niko Yazawa’s Birthday Festival at Sega, Akihabara!

    July 22 is the birthday of Love Live’s character, Niko Yazawa. To celebrate the joyous event, the game center of Sega near Akihabara station held a special birthday festival in her honor. A “UFO Catcher”, or …

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Figure Exhibition at Box Akihabara Hobby Tengoku

  A new exhibition at Box Akihabara Hobby Tengoku A large number of different figurines from popular anime, such as “Sword Art Online”, “No Game No Life”,  and more were on display at Box Akihabara Hobby Tengoku.   …

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“MF Bunko J: Summer School Festival 2015” in Akihabara!

      On July 19th, at UDX in Akihabara the “MF Bunko J: Summer School Festival 2015”, dedicated to light novels, was held.       The event included announcements regarding ongoing popular anime series such as …

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Love Live: School Idol Festival in Akihabara

The “Love Live School Idol Festival” Smartphone game boasts of more than 10 million users around Japan since July 13th. About 1 million new members registered in just one month! This game was first released in April 2013 …

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The Hanamayata Museum in Akihabara

      On the 6th floor of “Animate” in Akihabara, a museum dedicated to “Hanamayata” will be open to the public from the 18th of July until the 16th of August.       Original character designs …

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