Post Tagged with: "Akihabara"

  • Tokyo Mens Only Capsule Hotel & Lounge Chair Stay Experience

    Tokyo Mens Only Capsule Hotel & Lounge Chair Stay Experience

    We’re back at another capsule hotel in Tokyo and this time is a retro one ー and it’s men only! (And we’ll answer the question of why?) The Salaryman World of the 1970s is still alive at this capsule hotel […]

  • Inside SHONEN JUMP: Japan’s Manga Industry Uncovered

    Inside SHONEN JUMP: Japan’s Manga Industry Uncovered

    Behind the scenes of Weekly Shonen Jump, home of popular manga series NARUTO, ONE PIECE, DRAGON BALL, CAPTAIN TSUBASA, KOCHIKAME and so many more, where I’ll talk with the editor-in-chief Hiroyuki Nakano and Shuhei Hosono. When publisher Shueisha asked me […]

  • Gachapon Capsule Toy Experience: Akihabara 360

    Gachapon Capsule Toy Experience: Akihabara 360

    Japanese capsule toy mania is here! So — what’s inside this famous gachapon game center in Akihabara? Join John on a virtual tour and adventure in a shop with hundreds of them stacked to the ceiling. These machines have been […]

  • Gachapon: Capsule Toy Adventure in Akihabara no.13

    Gachapon: Capsule Toy Adventure in Akihabara no.13

    Published on Aug 27, 2013 Gachapon is toy capsules from coin dispensing machines that are found all over Japan. What’s unique is that they don’t only have high quality anime figures and other surprises, but they’re loved by adults as well […]