Pokemon Center

A Pokemon Lovers’ Paradise: Shopping in the Pokemon Center

The Pokemon franchise has been huge internationally since the late 90’s, but were you aware that in Japan there is a shop just for Pokemon called the Pokemon Center? There isn’t only one shop either, there is a chain of stores throughout the country, and mini stores in airports and train stations. They sell a…

Top 3 Recommended Otaku Paradises

There are many people across the world that can relate to the Japanese otaku, a person who really loves anime, manga or games. Japan is, obviously, a great draw for the international otaku as it is the centre of a lot of the anime and manga that we love. But, if you visit Japan where…

Anime comes to Life in Japan

Manga comes to life in Japan For many people who live outside of Japan one of the most recognisable aspects of Japanese culture is manga and anime. From humble roots as an art form within Japan anime has taken the world by storm and is now more readily available than ever. You might be forgiven…

Yokohama Pokemon Paradise

Pokémon Center YOKOHAMA Absolutely, there are Pokémon goods everywhere!! Latest battle game cards, various stationery, figurines, T-shirts, snacks and even cup noodles….you name it! This is not only a specialty store but you can also battle there with other shoppers and you may become a Pokémon master…!!?? This amazing shop is located in Yokohama city,…