Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • Pandora x Strip - Pansuto vol. 1
    "You need some counseling, that's for sure." That's the tagline on this fun sexy manga from Kazuto Okada and Young Champion Comics, which is about a young boy named Taichi who goes to the school nurse's office a lot with a stomachache...but he's really there to check out her sexy stocking-covered legs and panties. When he's caught taking pictures of her with his phone, she punishes him by forcing him to masturbate while she films him with his own camera. His strange fascination with his school nurse continues in many enjoyable directions... The manga is 170 pages. The best thing about it there is almost no overt nudity, instead the reader is required to use his imagination.
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    $8.00
  • Matsu Mania - Doujin Parody Anthology
    One of the most popular anime in recent years was Osomatsu-san, the awesome updated version of a 1960s black and white anime, re-imagined for a modern fujoshi audience. This is a great "doujin anthology" that takes the best Mr. Osomatsu comics (both 4-koma and longer, more detailed comics) and compiles it into a great volume for you. 140 pages.
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    $10.85
  • Grimms Notes Visual Book
    This is the first ever visual book for mobile RPG game Grimm Notes. It is filled with detailed character profiles for every character, with a total of 152 characters. Including character designs, costumes, skills and abilities, character rating and rarity. There is also plenty of maps and environment art as well as enemies and bosses. 112 pages of high quality printed art, published by Kadokawa.
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    $35.00
  • Finale - Complete Illustration Collection of The Familiar of ZERO
    Fans of Zero no Tsukaima will love this brand new art book. This is the complete collection of illustrations done for the series by Eiji Usatsuka. It's a massive art book with over 330 pages of official art work from the beginning of the series until now. Super high quality print, the front page has amazing finishing and it comes with a collector's box to protect the artbook. There is also a bonus illustrated card inside. This is definitely something that you would not want to miss out on if your a fan of the series.
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    $65.00
  • aya -- Ayaka Noda 1st Photobook
    This is the first ever photo book of the adorable and sexy gravure idol Ayaka Noda to be released. This hardcover photobook has over 80 pages of high quality printed photos. Filled with highly detailed photo of her in her lingerie, smoking hot red dress, bikini, and other various sexy outfits in both indoor and outdoor environments. Also contains high quality detailed close up photos. You will not want to miss out on this stunning collection of photo's!
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    $46.50
  • Majinano -- Nanoka photobook with DVD
    A beautiful woman with I Cup breasts and an endearing natural airhead personality. We're happy to have the lovely Nanoka's photobook, as this pin up girl models her amazing body in various bikinis, treating us to a show as she plays in the beach, enjoys a stroll outside, stripping down to her underwear and lingerie, and more. Tons of sexy and beautifully taken photos. An alluring photobook for gravure and bikini fans. Comes with a "making" DVD.
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    $46.50
  • Megami MAGAZINE May 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 Saekano, Hai-furi, GIRLS und PANZER, Gabriel DropOut, Demi-chan wa Kataritai , KONOSUBA -God's blessing on this wonderful world!, Eromanga Sensei, BanG Dream!, Love Live! Sunshine!, Strike the Blood, Kobayashi-san's Maid Dragon, Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho, Seven Deadly Sin, Gochiusa, Is the order a rabbit? and more!.
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    $14.00
  • Basic Kanji Drill New -- 1st Grade
    For students of Japanese who want another way to increase their kanji skills, or for those who just want a good way to practice, here is a kanji workbook to get you up to speed starting from the Japanese first grade school level. This workbook takes you through step-by-step exercises that give you writing practice for the basic kanji characters learned by lower level Japanese elementary school students, with basic-use words that are probably familiar to second or third level Japanese language learners who can already read Hiragana. Includes writing exercises and quizzes with an answer key. 64 pages. Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test).
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    $2.85
  • UTB G vol. 2
    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. This is 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 is a spin-off issue which features gravure idols. This month features a host of high quality models, including the lovely Sayaka Isoyama, Manami Hashimoto, Misumi Shiochi, Risa Yoshiki, Anri Sugihara, Mami Yamasaki, Kireina Watanabe San, Anna Konno, Asuka Kishi, Nanoka and much more!There is a free 90 minute DVD that shows the making of the magazine issue.
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    $24.50
  • Netsuzou Trap 4 (Yuri NTR)
    Kodama Naoko and Comic Yuri Hime presents an exciting new yuri manga. Mayu wants to have sex with her boyfriend but she's afraid of disappointing him so she asks her best friend Hotaru to practice sex with her. But Hotaru goes overboard during their practice and somehow Mayu doesn't resist. Things get even more interesting when Mayu starts to think if her boyfriend really loves her. Will Mayu and Hotaru become a couple for real or will Mayu choose her boyfriend in the end? Find out in this awesome yuri manga! 4 chapters and 160+ pages. This is volume 4.
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    $8.85
  • BOMB May 2017
    Welcome to Bomb magazine, a super offering for fans of Japan's lovely bikini idols, now in its greatly expanded new size and format. Filled with super color photos of these lovely girls, with wonderful content and beautiful swimsuit, private clothes and other cute shots, each issue comes with additional goodies as well. A guide book for all cute idols fans. This issue features a special focus on AKB48, along with their sister groups, NGT46, NMB48 and SKE48, introducing the girls to us. There are lots of great photos sections inside, plus a giant foldout poster of the girls on the cover.
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    $11.50
  • KERA June 2017
    KERA is a fresh and fun fashion magazine from the streets of Tokyo. Covering a variety of themes, from Harajuku punk to Goth-Loli, this magazine gives the reader an excellent idea of the fringe, hip fashions that are currently taking Japanese youth by storm. A thick, large magazine of color photos, it contains not only models, but photos of the apparel alone. It is a mixture of the Harajuku punk and gothic crowds, a "powered up version of FRUiTs magazine" with superb photographs, famous models, and tons of fashionable pictures to look at. This issue features tons of great material, starting with the model on the cover, Risa Nakamura. There is page after page of amazing fashions, realistic fashions that are being worn in Tokyo today, outrageous conflict with the leader styles, and more. You always get cool free stuff with Japanese magazines, and this issue comes with a large pullout poster.
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    $7.25
  • Comic Yuri Hime June 2017
    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 16+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Netsuzou Trap NTR and Yuru Yuri, Citrus, Tsuki ga Kirei and lots of other stories. Over 500 pages, it's great! This month's issue has a special glossy textured cover which is amazing.
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    $22.00
  • How to Draw Tanks - Sensha no Kakikata
    Japan's "how to draw military stuff" boom continues, as artists take an interest in all aspects of military history, exploring the weapons, uniforms, mecha, and more. This book is How to Draw Tanks, and over 160 pages the book explores all kinds of panic that were in use during World War II, as well as modern weapons of war. The book is divided into several sections, the basics, understanding the physics of tanks and how they work, and exploring the past and present of all famous tanks, with detailed ifnormation provided. 160 pages, Japanese language only.
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    $26.00
  • girls on the tree - Harikamo Illustrations
    This is a stunning new art book from artist Harikamo who is behind the series Urara Meirocho and Yoru Mori no Kuni no Sorani. This amazing art book allows us to step inside his artistic mind and see what he envisions. Cute young girls and nature go hand in hand, as they both convey purity and serenity. With so, this art book's theme is "girls on the tree". He does what he does best, illustrating cute girls alongside nature, be it lush green forests, bright blue skies, or amazing fantasy backgrounds. This is an amazing art book that would be a perfect fit into any collector's collection. Published by KR Comics, this art book has over 160 pages of beautifully printed illustrations.
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    $40.00
  • Miki Yoshikawa Illustrations 2006-2017 - Majo no Boushi to Datemegane
    This is a brand new art book featuring the art works of popular mangaka Miki Yoshikawa. She is known for her romance comedy series such as Flunk Punk Rumble and Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches. You can see her improvement as an artist with this book as it features illustrations that she has done over the year 2006 up to 2017. This art book contains 96 pages of beautifully printed illustrations. This art book comes with a free poster as well.
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    $22.00
  • Strike Witches Official Visual File vol. 01 Autumn and Winter
    Fans of the moe military anime series, Strike Witches, will love this beautiful artbook with a huge collection of information found inside. Such as the profile information of each character and their designs as well as some of the best illustrations from Humikane Shimada and Projeck Kagonish compiled into a large art book with over 100 full color pages! There is also a special card code at the back of the art book.
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    $32.00
  • Hiragana Times May 2017 NO. 367
    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 #367 features articles about Japanese Hot Springs, Japanese people who aren't satisfied with their apperances as well as places welcoming anime fans to sacred spots and plenty more fun articles to read and immerse yourself in!
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    $6.50
  • Keijun + Pantsu Collection
    For fans of Kantai Collection/Kancolle, this is a new doujinshi by artist MtU. Appropriately named Pantsu Collection, this doujinshi focuses on the panties worn by our lovely ship girls. Lots of sexy illustrations of the girls posing and showing us their panties as well as upskirt shots. Featuring Akitsumaru, Akashi, Kashima, Katori, Ooi, Kitakami, Isuzu, Natori and more! 34 full color pages.
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    $12.00
  • How to Draw Moe Character   Costume ver.
    This is a fantastic creator's artbook, great to learn how to draw manga girl characters, specifically focusing on the theory and practice of drawing moe characters with large eyes and cute, honest expressions that melt the collective hearts of fans. It's a really cool item for anyone who wants to become a manga-ka (manga artist) in the future. 174 pages, including pages on how to do the line art for your moe characters as well as color in Photoshop.
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    $26.00
  • Touhou Kourindo   Curiosities of Lotus Asia
    Here's a beautiful book for Touhou fans, the new Curiosities of Lotus Asia written by ZUN, the official voice of the Touhou universe. A beautiful hardcover book in Japanese that's illustrated by Genji Asai, one of Japan's most talented doujinshi artists. Gorgeous full color pages, furigana (hiragana) beside most difficult kanji to make it easier to read. Beautiful book for fans of the "Touhou Project Movement," 206 pages in length.
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    $18.85
  • Genki 2 (Second Edition) Workbook   An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese 2 Workbook
    The Genki Japanese textbooks series is the most successful Japanese study textbook series in the world because it gives the best results, and with the new second edition, the series is even better! This is the Genki II Second Edition workbook, which accompanies the textbook and provides practice lessons for each chapter. Lessons include answering questions in Japanese, translating sentences and words used in that chapter, practicing kanji multiple times to get them down, practicing writing of polite (exalting and humble) Japanese and more. Comes with an MP3 CD of additional listening exercises for you to try too. 130 pages.
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    $20.00
  • Hiragana Times Apr 2017 NO. 365
    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 #366 features articles explaining how to find out when cherry blossoms will bloom in Japan, information on accommodations for long term visitors to Japan, current trends of game centers, introducing the Shikoku area to travel to, and plenty of study material that you wouldn't normally get elsewhere.
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    $12.00
  • Ghost in the Shell Bilingual manga - NEW TRANSLATION
    Crash and burn into the original hard hacker manga phenomenon Koukaku Kidoutai (Ghost in the Shell) by world-famous artist (and recluse) Masamune Shirow with an all-new and very accurate translation by renowned translator and Japan-guru Frederik L. Schodt. This manga is a fully bilingual publication sold only in Japan by Kodansha. Return to the original story, with the original translator Fredrick L. Schodt. 370 pages of English text and extensive footnotes, accompanied by the original Japanese, so you can study along, or simply marvel at the complexity of it all. This is the fully uncensored version of the manga, with 100% of the original content left in the story.
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    $26.00
  • Touhou Ibarakasen 6   Wild and Horned Hermit vol. 6
    Fans of the Touhou universe's many iterations will want to take at look at this new spin-off manga. With a story by ZUN and art by Azuma Aya, this manga introduces Kasen Ibara, a.k.a. Kasen Ibaraki, a young girl with a mysterious past who seems to have some kind of connection to the existing characters of the Touhou series. Only through following the story will we discover her place in the Touhou universe.This is volume 6 of the Ibarakasen manga, with over 130 pages of content. Highly recommended for Touhou fans!
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    $10.00
  • Between Safe and Out - F.S illustration Works
    Here's a really special art book by celebrated illustrator F.S., who has done an amazing number of illustrations over the years, especially the Queens Blade and Queen's Gate six the art book/battle game series. An unwilling to hundred of his illustrations are in this double thick workbook, with illustrations being organized into sections, one his many Queens Played sexy illustrations, with all characters from the series presents, plus his original works, which are just as awesome to look at. With a style that is totally unique, new collector of anime art books should be without this very special art book. 170's.
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    $40.00
  • NieR:Automata World Guide
    Fans of NieR:Automata we got a brand new artbook for you. NieR:Automata World Guide is filled with pages of gorgeous concept art, character designs, rendered illustrations, in-depth characters and units profiles, detailed maps and much more! It has everything you need to know regarding the world of NieR:Automata. You can see the thought process that goes into building the world. Comes with 2 short stores to further enrich you with the lore of NieR. 192 pages, published by Square Enix.
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    $30.00
  • Mahopuri no Onnanoko ni Ashi de Fundemourau Hon
    For fans a very specific genre of Mahou Shoujo Princesses stepping on you. This is a very special booklet for you. 8 pages with nice first person perspective views mahou shoujo's in their outfit stepping on you, doing as you asked them to. Featuring the girls from PreCure such as Mofurun, Ha-chan, Riko and Mirai.
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    $5.50
  • How to Draw Girl's Daily Coordination - Onnanoko no Nichijou Coordinate Kakiwake Guide
    For the aspiring artists, here is another "How to Draw" art book that teaches you essential information on a girl's daily wardrobe coordination, and how to draw them. It has 145 pages that goes into great detail on the process of choosing clothes for all 4 seasons as well as dressing up for various situations and occasions.
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    $26.00
  • Iroha - Iroha Yanagi Visual Book
    In this new photobook by Iroha Yanagi, she delights us with over 90 pages of high quality photos. Featuring photos of her wearing clothes that accentuates the curves of her body along with a gorgeous view of Japan's scenery, and her trip to the onsen (hot spring) wearing a yukata. Also comes with a healthy amount of close up shots of her in her lingerie, and various states of undress. You will definitely not want to miss this.
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    $28.00
  • Nitro Plus Art Masters   Nitroplus Special Artbooks
    J-List has had a long and successful relation with Nitroplus, one of the foremost companies making erotic visual novels and more mainstream games as well as quality anime films and series, and we are proud to stock their new photobook, too. This amazing 200+ page glossy artbook captures the best moments of the company, with classic and new illustrations from all their artists, from Super Sonico creator Tsuji Santa to Demonbane illustrator Nishii, and everything else. All the great stories and characters are here, from Song of Saya to Django to Steins;Gate and the new Expelled from Paradise. Amazing art on every page, in a large perfect bound edition. 207 pages.
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    $43.00
  • The Princess Knight And The Kind ORC vol. 1
    This is a fun manga about a beautiful princess warrior and the dumpy but kind orc she lives with, and the adventures they have. Set in a "fantasy" world that's very much like our own modern world, the story involves how the Princess Jeanne took pity on an orc she had defeated and offered to let him live with her...and of course she was such a slob the orc just had to clean her room for her. Is it possible for a human princess and an orc to fall in love? cat1a
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    $7.50
  • How to Draw Manga   Girl's Clothing (Onnanoko no Fuku)
    It is well known that the best mangaka also have a great fashion sense. If you want to improve you moe chara designs, you have to learn how to draw great outfits on your characters, this book does just that. 176 pages of tutorials, sketches, outline, step by step instructions and example of great outfits and fashion for your moe characters. Improve your manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book.
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    $26.00
  • Super Sonico 10th Anniversary Book
    Here's a treat for fans of Super Sonico: a deluxe 10th anniversary artbook filled to the brim with more than 250 illustrations of Sonico and her friends, published by Nitroplus. The book is simply amazing, hardcover with glossy printed pages, with amazing art by the original creator Tsuji Santa. The book is designed with a special binding that lets it open completely flat, so you can enjoy looking at the artwork without forcing the book open or damaging it. The photobook also comes with a thick outer protective box to make sure you can store the book without damaging it.
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    $62.00
  • How to Draw the Panties
    We got an awesome new How to Draw book and this time you will learn how to draw the holy grail of anime and manga... panties! This book specifically shows you the right techniques on how to effectively draw panties from all angles, in different designs, and worn by different body types. You will learn everything there is to know how to draw panties from the simple white panty to the more advance and complicated ones with patterns/designs and frilly laces. This is a great book for those who want to draw ecchi manga or illustrations. 80 pages.
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    $25.00
  • Sokusenryoku no Manga Background -- How to Draw Manga Backgrounds
    One important part of learning how to draw is creating backgrounds, and this is a book dedicated entirely to this important topic. The book focuses on many different aspects of creating backgrounds, including understanding perspective, how to divide a field of vision up into quadrants so that it's easier to envision what goes where, plus you get many examples of line art backgrounds that you can copy and use. It's a great book for anyone who wants to be a better artist. 126 pages.
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    $26.00