Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • Demi chan wa Kataritai vol. 1
    Demi-chan wa Kataritai aka Interviews with Monster Girls is a fun and interesting manga and anime by Petros featuring a world where Demi Humans (vampires, succubi, dhurahan, etc.) exist and they are now socially accepted by the world. It follows the story of Tetsuo Takahashi, a high school teacher who's very interested in Demi and he gets to learn more about them when his school starts accepting Demi students and teachers. A fun read with lots of cute monster girls. 140+ pages. This is volume 1.
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  • Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid vol. 2
    One of the most adorable manga and anime stories to come along in a while has been Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, the story of an average Japanese woman named Kobayashi-san, who is befriended by a dragon named Touru, who can conveniently transform herself into semi-human form. Touru becomes the maid of Miss Kobayashi, and is joined by other dragons too, and much cuteness (and a little light yuri) ensue. This is vol. 2 of the manga.
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  • Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid vol. 3
    One of the most adorable manga and anime stories to come along in a while has been Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, the story of an average Japanese woman named Kobayashi-san, who is befriended by a dragon named Touru, who can conveniently transform herself into semi-human form. Touru becomes the maid of Miss Kobayashi, and is joined by other dragons too, and much cuteness (and a little light yuri) ensue. This is vol. 3 of the manga.
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  • Megami Magazine July 2017
    Here's another issue of Megami Magazine, the popular anime magazine that exists to shower fans with gorgeous posters featuring original art from all the newest anime series, including other random omake free stuff that you can only get in this issue. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from eromanga Sensei, Saekano, Gochiusa, Strike the Blood, Re:Creators, GIRLS und PANZER, Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho, Hai-furi, Seven Deadly Sin, Shuumatsu Nani Shitemasu ka?, Hinako Note, and Frame Arms Girl and more. This issue comes with a free Gochiusa poster.
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  • Nyantype July 2017
    This is a new issue of the super popular NyanType, a Megami-like magazine full of sexy girl character posters, articles on the latest bishoujo anime series, and more, which has become a bi-monthly magazine, appearing every other month. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Saekano, Hinako Note, Eromanga Sensei, Seven Deadly Sin, Kantai Collection, Kemono Friends, Brave Witches, and New Game! and much more. This issue comes with a Brave Witches Clear File and a Poster
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  • Dengeki G's Magazine July 2017
    The latest edition of Dengeki G's is here! Coming to you every other month, this moe magazine is known for the high-quality omake extras that come with every issue, as well as for it's top coverage of the latest bishoujo game and moe anime news, plus free stuff for fans. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Love Live! Sunshine!, BanG Dream!, Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm, Rewrite, Battle Girl High School, Yuki Yuna wa Yusha de Aru, Alternative Girls and much more. This issue comes with a Light Novel and a poster.
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    $14.00
  • Nichijou vol. 8
    Nichijou ("Everyday Life") is a great comedy manga with slice-of-life stories about high school characters, published by Kadokawa Shoten and created by Keiichi Arawi. Featuring a great lineup of amusing characters and funny stories about high school, it's a great manga both for fans of the series as well as anyone wanting to study Japanese, as all the kanji have furigana (phonetic readings) by them. You'll enjoy unique and memorable characters like Yuuko Aoi (the offbeat and energetic one), Mio Naganohara (the 'normal' one but for her crush on the bizarre Koujirou), Mai Minakami (the deadpan, quiet, serious one), Nano Shinonome (the self-conscious robot), and more! This is volume eight of the Nichijou manga, with over 160 pages of wacky slice-of-life fun.
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  • Tokyo Incident vol.2 -- Erica Tonooka
    This newest edition to the Tokyo Incident photo book series features Erica Tonooka as she transforms from an Idol from the group Idoling!!! to an actress. Erica is photographed around Tokyo's busy cityscape, and around a private flat. Let her smile and sweet presence soothe your soul as she shares her intimate moments around the city, and in the shower, bath and bedrooms. This collection also includes for the first time, plenty of exposure, lingerie and underwear shots. Perfect for fans of idols and high quality photobooks.
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    $20.00
  • Comic Dengeki Daioh July 2017
    The latest edition of Dengeki G's is here! Coming to you every other month, this moe magazine is known for the high-quality omake extras that come with every issue, as well as for it's top coverage of the latest bishoujo game and moe anime news, plus free stuff for fans. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Yagate Kimi ni Naru, eromanga Sensei, To Aru Kagaku no Railgun, Accel World, Hataraku Maou sama - The Devil is a Part-Timer!, zombie-sensei ni Kamaretai, The Irregular at Magic High School, and Zettai Naru Kodoku Absolute Solitude. Comes with a free The Irregular at Magic High School clear file.
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  • Comic Alive July 2017
    Here's another outstanding issue of Comic Alive, a super thick magazine with over 1000 pages of manga goodness for you. Each issue is chock full of original stories which range from comedy and slice-of-life to high-paced adventures in other worlds, all with the trimmings of cute moe culture from Japan that you love. You also get great omake extras such as extra-large posters and full-page, full-color artwork by Japan's top artists that you'll love to collect. And if you're working on your Japanese comprehension, this makes a great supplement since it includes furigana (hiragana readings) for all kanji. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Yokoso Jitsuryoku Jojushugi no Kyoushitsu e, Non Non Biyori, Shuumatsu Nani Shitemasu ka?, No Game No Life, Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World-, Seven Deadly Sin, Hinako Note, and Hai-furi. Comes with a Girls und Panzer clear file and a Seven Deadly Sins Poster.
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  • Shonen Ace July 2017
    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 posters, character info and full page illustrations from Keroro Gunsou, Kemono Friends, Armed Girl's Machiavellism, Little Witch Academia, Next Life, and Kemonomichi and plenty more. This issue comes with a free Armed Girl's Machiavellism clear file.
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    $8.00
  • Granblue Fantasy Graphic Archive III
    This is the most complete, the most amazing, and most breathtakingly beautiful artbook for fans of Granblue Fantasy we've ever seen. This volume is incredibly thick, with 300+ all color pages of fabulous characters, worlds, weapons, events, battles and more from the popular game series. This is vol. 3, with even more illustrations of the characters, the monsters and bosses, and more. Highly recommended item!
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    $54.00
  • CANVAS BOOK 2 - Morikuraen illustration 2016 Winter
    This is a short doujinshi containing the beautiful drawings of illustrator Morirakuen. For every piece of art that he draws he leaves a few notes on what inspired him to draw them, such as the seasons and fan art of characters that he likes. Each piece is beautifully illustrated with a great attention to fine details to bring out the inner beauty of the girls he draw.
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  • Ultra Jump June 2017
    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 Ultra 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: Enjoy over 600 pages of pure manga awesomeness with 17 titles including Inertia 67%, Jojolion, Mononogatari, No Guns Life, Tales of the Kingdom, Melancholia, Levius/est, Connect, Lady and Old Man, and more! There's also a Tales of the Kingdom file protector.
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  • Hiragana Times June 2017 NO. 368
    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 #368 featuring a grat update on Japanese martial arts, specifically Shorinji Kempo, you also get an update on otoko culture in the world, trends in Japanese language, a report on the new Legoland park to that opened in Osaka, Plus strategies for learning Japanese. It's great! For relaxing times, make it Hiragana Times!
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    $6.50
  • UTB - Up To Boy July 2017
    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, including the lovely Manatsu Akimoto, Shiho Kato, Haruka Kudo, Narumi Kurano and many more. The free gift in this issue is a Team8 Special mini Photo Book and a Mion Mukaichi poster!
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  • Composition of illustrations Complete Master
    J-List stocks many great "how to draw," spending many different areas of art, one of the most important is how illustrations are closed and structured. That's the subject of this book, it gives you lots of points about how to set up a really good illustration, how to "see" the segmentation that in the image, where to place your subjects, how to handle camera angles, and more. 128 pages, with lots of color.
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    $26.00
  • How to Draw Moving Pose - Sexy Character
    Here's another use for "how to draw" book designed to give you lots of helpful information and make you a better artist. This book focuses on "How to Draw Moving Poses" or more specifically, poses that are part of movement, the kinds of movement we do every day. This book is really outstanding, showing you lots of ways to draw male and female characters (mostly the latter) moving, sitting, standing, touching each other, and generally acting like human beings rather than robots. There are lots of examples to copy, or to trace if you like, and we're sure you will become a better artist thinks this book. 150 pages. Features art by Kyachi.
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  • COSPLAY MODE Nov 2016
    For Cosplay fans, there is only one official magazine, 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. For omake in this issue you get a full cosplay sewing pattern. Plus, great cosplay articles and photoshoots of both professionals and amateurs. Learn how to dress up as your favorite characters! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Yu-Gi-Oh, Kantai Collection, Vocaloid, Miku Hatsune, Bungou Stray Dogs, Space Battleship Yamato / Star Blazers, Love Live!, IDOLM@STER, Idolmaster Cinderella Girls, Card Captor Sakura, Gundam, Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World-, Pokemon, and Touhou Project.
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    $16.50
  • Hobby Japan Dec 2016
    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 great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans, Macross Delta, Kamen Rider, Star Wars, and Super Sonico.
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  • citrus 1 - New Edition
    This is a gorgeous re-release of the classic manga series from Saberouta and Yurihime Comics about a very special yuri (lesbian) love affair between two sisters, one of whom is a "gyaru" with a pure heart named Yuzu, the others a black-haired goody-goody student council president with a bitchy streak named Mei. When Mei gets on Yuzu's ass for not following school rules, Yuzu is surprised at how hard it is to get the student council president out of her head. The biggest twist comes when Yuzu learns that her new stepsister is...Mei herself. This is vol. 1, 180 pages.
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  • citrus 2 - New Edition
    This is a gorgeous re-release of the classic manga series from Saberouta and Yurihime Comics about a very special yuri (lesbian) love affair between two sisters, one of whom is a "gyaru" with a pure heart named Yuzu, the others a black-haired goody-goody student council president with a bitchy streak named Mei. When Mei gets on Yuzu's ass for not following school rules, Yuzu is surprised at how hard it is to get the student council president out of her head. The biggest twist comes when Yuzu learns that her new stepsister is...Mei herself. This is vol. 2, 180 pages.
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  • citrus 3 - New Edition
    This is a gorgeous re-release of the classic manga series from Saberouta and Yurihime Comics about a very special yuri (lesbian) love affair between two sisters, one of whom is a "gyaru" with a pure heart named Yuzu, the others a black-haired goody-goody student council president with a bitchy streak named Mei. When Mei gets on Yuzu's ass for not following school rules, Yuzu is surprised at how hard it is to get the student council president out of her head. The biggest twist comes when Yuzu learns that her new stepsister is...Mei herself. This is vol. 3, 180 pages.
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  • Koukaku no Pandora 05   Pandora of the Crimson Shell
    From the mind of Ghost in the Shell creator Shirow Masamune, Koukaku no Pandora is a cyberpunk action manga with plenty of moe. Nene is a cute girl who also happens to be a full-body cyborg. On her way to meet her family at an island resort, she winds up fighting terrorists with the help of a mad scientist and her gothic lolita cyborg servant Clarion, whose special abilities are activated when Nene presses a secret button hidden beneath her lacy panties. Features exciting action scenes and cute moe characters. By Excel Saga artist Rikudo Koushi.This is volume 5, with over 170 pages.
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  • Sakura Trick 2
    Haruka Takayama and Yuu Sonoda have been friends since middle school. On their first year in high school, they decide to take their friendship to the next level by doing things friends normally wouldn't do... by kissing each other! J-List is happy to provide this popular 4koma yuri manga, with a popular anime adaptation, about cute girls kissing other cute girls. Yuri fans will love the cute art, moe girls, funny gags, and hot kissing scenes in this lighthearted manga by Tachi. This is volume 2. 120-pages. By Manga Time KR Comics.
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  • Citrus 5 Normal Edition
    Yuzu is your typical gyaru who is interested in romance but does not have any experience. After transferring to an all-girls school, she meets the student council president Mei who tells Yuzu that her gyaru look is a violation of school rules. She is rather annoyed by Mei's uptightness and is surprised when Mei suddenly hugged her. After class, she sees Mei getting kissed by a teacher, she feels a little bit interested on Mei. And due to circumstances, Mei becomes Yuzu's step sister and they must live together in the same room. Yuzu confronts Mei about the kiss and Mei suddenly kisses Yuzu. Yuzu's feelings for Mei become more and more intense on each passing day. Will it develop to something? Find out in this exciting new yuri manga. 166 pages. By yh Comics. This is volume 5 normal edition.
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  • Citrus 5 Limited Edition
    Yuzu is your typical gyaru who is interested in romance but does not have any experience. After transferring to an all-girls school, she meets the student council president Mei who tells Yuzu that her gyaru look is a violation of school rules. She is rather annoyed by Mei's uptightness and is surprised when Mei suddenly hugged her. After class, she sees Mei getting kissed by a teacher, she feels a little bit interested on Mei. And due to circumstances, Mei becomes Yuzu's step sister and they must live together in the same room. Yuzu confronts Mei about the kiss and Mei suddenly kisses Yuzu. Yuzu's feelings for Mei become more and more intense on each passing day. Will it develop to something? Find out in this exciting new yuri manga. 166 pages. By yh Comics. This is volume 5 limited edition with larger size than normal edition and comes with an extra mini comic book.
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  • Citrus 6 Normal Edition
    Yuzu is your typical gyaru who is interested in romance but does not have any experience. After transferring to an all-girls school, she meets the student council president Mei who tells Yuzu that her gyaru look is a violation of school rules. She is rather annoyed by Mei's uptightness and is surprised when Mei suddenly hugged her. After class, she sees Mei getting kissed by a teacher, she feels a little bit interested on Mei. And due to circumstances, Mei becomes Yuzu's step sister and they must live together in the same room. But what will happen with their relationship? By yh Comics. This is volume 6 normal edition.
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  • Kun Kun Girl vol. 1 -- Sniffing Girl vol. 1
    In Japanese, the onomatopoeia sound for smelling something is kun kun, and this is a monger of the girl with a very interesting fetish, below smelling everything she can get her hands on. She gets close and sniffs the clothing of her male and female classmates, develops a fetish for eating apples that have been held in the underarms of her female classmates, and choose her girlfriends based on how they smell. An interesting light theory story, with beautiful card and an interesting concept. Published by Birz Comics and artist Nagimiso.
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  • Fate Grand Order Comic Anthology 4
    If you love Fate/Grand Order, here's a fun anthology comic for you, filled with lighthearted comics from 16 different artists, who create everything from action stories to four panel numerous gag comics, and more. The comic has 150 pages, and the kanji have hiragana (actually called furigana in this case) by them for easy reading.
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  • Shiwasu no Okina JK Pro Wrestling Illustration
    It's time for a slobber knocker with Shiwasu no Okina's JK Wrestling Illustration! Featuring a plethora of wrestling moves performed by cute school girls, including drop kick, suplexes, power bomb, DDT, elbow drop, lariat, back drop, brain buster, sleeper hold, and more. Also features popular Japanese wrestlers such as Keiji Muto, Danshoko Dieno, and even anime voice actress turned pro wrestler Ai Shimizu. Not only do you get to enjoy the sight of 2D school girls hugging and touching each other, you'll also learn a lot of wrestling moves, their history, and Shiwasu no Okina's comments. Comes with a free pinup poster! A great artbook for fans of cute girls and puroresu (pro wrestling).
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  • 100 Beautiful Views of Japan
    This is a really special photobook from Japan, which captures the most beautiful corners of the country and organizes everything into different colors. For example, for the blue section, they introduce the beautiful white northern parts of Japan including Hokkaido and Tohoku in the bluest oceans you can find in Japan. There's a section on water, showing you the most beautiful water related scenery, for example a beautiful lake in Hokkaido. Famous areas like Matsushima, a series of islands with Japanese pine trees growing at odd angles off of each island, are well represented, as are the famous temples throughout the country, and what season you should visit them in order to enjoy them. For the "brown" section you get to see Japan at its most beautiful in the fall for example, with lots of suggestions beautiful places you can visit someday. There is even a "gray" section visiting ruins and other famous urban areas that you might like to see. 240 pages, all brilliant color.
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  • Natsu Koi -- Natsumi Hirajima
    Here's a really special hardcover photobook entitled Summer Love, the very first photobook offering of the model Natsumi Hirajima. Over approximately 120 pages, we get to enjoy the wonderful girl, she explores northern Japan, walking by the seaside in her bikini, showering the sand off back in the hotel, walking along old abandoned railroad tracks, then back for private time in the hotel again. The photographs are excellent, with much variety, and many sexy poses and zoom ups. A highly recommended glossy photobook for collectors!
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    $46.00
  • Thomas HIRAGANA Practice Notebook
    Improve your hiragana writing style with the help of Thomas the Tank Engine. The notebook comes with the complete hiragana table that shows the stroke direction and order of each letter plus a sticker sheet of your progress (stick them after you completed certain number of pages). Each page have illustrations of things that start with the letter you are learning to write, you can even color them! A fun and useful way to learn how to write hiragana. cat1a
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  • Dengeki Daioh June 2017
    The latest edition of Dengeki G's is here! Coming to you every other month, this moe magazine is known for the high-quality omake extras that come with every issue, as well as for it's top coverage of the latest bishoujo game and moe anime news, plus free stuff for fans. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Eromanga Sensei, The Irregular at Magic High School, Yotsubato, To Aru Kagaku no Railgun, Hataraku Maou sama - The Devil is a Part-Timer!, Gabriel DropOut, Zombie-sensei ni Kamaretai, Yagate Kimi ni Naru, Accel World, Zettai Naru Kodoku Absolute Solitude, To Aru Majutsu no Index, Tora Dora!, JC Note Life!, Gundam, and Ichigo Marshmallow. Of course you get a free gift with every issue. This issue comes with a "clear file" for the 10th anniversary of the certain scientific railgun.
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  • Comic Alive June 2017
    Here's another outstanding issue of Comic Alive, a super thick magazine with over 1000 pages of manga goodness for you. Each issue is chock full of original stories which range from comedy and slice-of-life to high-paced adventures in other worlds, all with the trimmings of cute moe culture from Japan that you love. You also get great omake extras such as extra-large posters and full-page, full-color artwork by Japan's top artists that you'll love to collect. And if you're working on your Japanese comprehension, this makes a great supplement since it includes furigana (hiragana readings) for all kanji. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World-, Yokoso Jitsuryoku Jojushugi no Kyoushitsu e, KONOSUBA -God's blessing on this wonderful world!, Hai-furi, High School Fleet, Seven Deadly Sin, No Game No Life, girlS und PANZER, ayakashiko, Cloud Heaven, Non Non Biyori, and Haganai. Every issue gives you some free gifts. This time you get gorgeous set of anime bookmarks and a delicious poster from Re:Zero (it's Rem!).
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