Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • Drift Tengoku Oct 2017
    While in America import racing reigns supreme, in Japan it is the art of drifting that takes the spotlight. In drifting, drivers intentionally induce over and under-steering where the driver's are judged by control and technique as they race around a track. For those who wish to delve into the Drifting racing scene, Drift Tengoku is just the magazine for you, giving you insights on what the pros use to keep their rides in top shape. Not only do the photographers bring you right at the street side level capturing all the drifting action as it happens, they also bring you to car conventions to show to inspire you with additional must have add-ons to make sure your ride gets all the attention from the girls. Great for fans of Initial D!
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    $7.50
  • Comic Yuri Hime Nov 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 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Citrus, Mikazuki no Karte, Yuru Yuri, and Mimi Mix, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $10.65
  • CHALDEA
    Harumochi presents an amazing doujinshi artbook featuring your favorite girls from Fate/Grand Order and Fate/Apocrypha. Enjoy moe illustrations of Saber, Jeanne, Tamamo, and more. 8 pages.
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    $8.00
  • RIMAINS
    Doujin circl arg presents a stunning doujin artbook showcasing the artistic talents of APT. This is a book which feature's APT's original girl characters in breathtaking backgrounds from post-apocalyptic ruins to lush green fields. It's a great item for collectors of amazing art. 12 pages, all in full color.
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    $12.85
  • POKIZM 7
    Fate/Grand Order is super hot among doujin artists and we make sure to showcase their amazing art here at J-List. This is an outstanding doujin artbook by circle POKIZM featuring your favorite Fate/Grand Order characters in full color artwork. A perfect item for fans of Fate/Grand Order! 16 pages.
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    $12.85
  • GUN x JK
    Cute girls and guns go well together and this artbook is the proof. This original doujin artbook by Maruyaki Salmon depicts cute girls holding guns and sometimes wearing body armor or in the heat of action. The book is larger than your average doujinshi so you can appreciate the artwork better. 18 pages, all in full color. This is volume 1.
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    $18.00
  • GUN x JK 2
    Cute girls and guns go well together and this artbook is the proof. This original doujin artbook by Maruyaki Salmon depicts cute girls holding guns and sometimes wearing body armor or in the heat of action. The book is larger than your average doujinshi so you can appreciate the artwork better. 18 pages, all in full color. This is volume 2.
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    $21.50
  • Kujira no Koraha Sajyouni Utau Official Fanbook
    For fans of the manga Children of the Whales, this is the official fanbook from the author Abi Umeda which contains plenty of illustrations, story boards and promo materials from the series as well as detailed information of the characters and the beautiful mysterious world setting.
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    $12.00
  • neko no natsuyasumi
    A nyantastic doujinshi artbook by doujin circle SORANEKO-MIX. All characters in this artbooks are original and they are all catgirls! Enjoy the sight of super cute catgirls in various outfits and poses. A wonderful item for catgirl lovers! 20 full color pages.
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    $14.00
  • KMKM
    This is a nice original doujinshi artbook by circle KMKM, who's just one guy who drew, printed, and sold this book at Comiket. The girl in the artbook is his original character and sort of mascot. This is volume 1 which shows his original character in various spring outfits. 20 pages, all full color and printed in glossy paper.
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    $18.00
  • Seifuku Shojo - Uniform Girl
    If you like schoolgirls or Japanese school uniforms in general, then this wonderful original doujinshi artbook by Yume no Kakera is for you. This is a full color artbook featuring various schoolgirls and school uniforms. High quality art and the girls are absurdly cute! 12 pages.
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    $14.00
  • BREAK TIME! 3
    For fans of DMM mobile games, this is the fanbook for the Flower Knight Girl game. Drawn by doujin circle City Forest, this is a simple and short 8 page A4 sized booklet with a bonus short story included.
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    $5.50
  • Senran Kagura PEACH BEACH SPLASH Official illustration Book
    Here is the newest official art book from the popular Senran Kagura series. Based on the latest installment of the series, Senran Kagura Peach Beach Splash this 180 page art book contains tons of illustrations used for the game. From the opening movie story board, character illustrations, swim suit design, water gun design, and even the environment design, this art book has it all. Included is also an interview with the creators.
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    $38.00
  • Blue Reflection Official Visual Collection
    Here is the official art book for Blue Reflection, the highly anticipated JRPG from Gust, developer of popular series such as the Atelier and Ar tonelico series. Mel Kishida who is the character designer of anime Hanasaku Iroha, Heaven's Memo Pad as well as the previous Atelier series games is the character designer of the game. It is a massive book with 240 pages worth of beautiful art works, from sketches, story board, concept art, character designs, costume designs, in depth character profiles, environment design and plenty more.
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    $46.00
  • Stage Door - Yuria Kizaki (AKB48)
    On 12th April of 2017, one of our favorite idols, Yuria Kizaki from the popular idol group AKB48 announced her graduation from the idol group and this is her graduation photo book. Filled with tons of amazing high quality pictures of her in swim wear and lingerie enjoying herself around Thailand, frolicking around the beaches and resorts there with many close up shots. Included is a special thank you note with her autograph and a special interview.
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    $24.00
  • Is the Order a Rabbit? (GochiUsa) Season 2 TV Anime Guide - Miracle Blend
    Is the Order a Rabbit? / GochiUsa fans, rejoice! The GochiUsa Season 2 TV Anime Official Guidebook is here packed with lots of gorgeous illustrations from the anime and promotional materials plus complete story guide of all TV episodes, detailed character descriptions / profiles of the main girls, voice actor interviews, creator & staff comments and interview, and a whole lot more. This is the definitive guidebook if you're a fan of the awesome moe anime GochiUsa and want to know every bit of juicy information about the anime and characters. 128-pages.
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    $42.00
  • Kara no Kyoukai the Garden of sinners All illustrations
    This is an amazing artbook for Type-Moon and Kara no Kyoukai fans compiling all artwork featuring Kara no Kyoukai by Kinoko Nasu and Takeshi Takeuchi. This artbook takes you to the beginning of Kara no Kyoukai from it's doujin roots to the wonderful animated film series with tons of gorgeous illustrations by Takeuchi, printed on glossy paper. It also comes with several manga chapters of Mirai Fukuin called "extra chorus" plus an interview with Nasu and Takeuchi. A rare item all Type-Moon fans must have.
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    $48.50
  • Bokutachi no Dagashi
    Take a trip down memory lane with this book featuring dagashi or cheap Japanese snacks. The book is divided into three sections including the history of dagashi and how the name was coined, an encyclopedia of all the long running dagashi snacks starting from the '50s up to the '70s and beyond, and last is the future of dagashi and where it's headed. Fans of the dagashi kashi anime will appreciate this book and even recognize some of the dagashi featured. 124 pages.
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    $18.50
  • Newtype Oct 2017
    Newtype is the most popular magazines covering all aspects of anime, manga, games, and figures that are important to you and wrapping them up together in a wonderful monthly package. Each issue is loaded with pictures of cute girls and articles on the hottest shows in Japan today, plus great free omake free stuff like posters. Follow all the hottest anime series with this one issue. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Owarimonogatari, Code Geass, Touken Ranbu, Re:Creators, No Game No Life, Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, Gundam, Fate/grand order, Fate/Apocrypha, Fate/stay night, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, Senki Zesshou Symphogear, Hibike Euphonium, My Hero Academia, Kubikiri Cycle, Idolm@ster Side M, Tsuki ga Kirei, Strike Witches, Brave Witches, Kakegurui, Digimon, New Game!, Made in Abyss, Gundam The Origin, Kantai Collection, Gamers!, Itsuki no Mirai e, and Love Live! Sunshine!.
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    $10.50
  • Coro Coro Comic Oct 2017
    Coro Coro comic gets its name from the Japanese word "koro koro" (something that is thick, fat and small, a term endeared by children and lovers of cuteness alike). Jam packed with explosive artwork, Coro Coro is a treat for serious manga fans and those who want to see what it's all about. With a massive 21 stories filling this volume, featuring Inazuma Eleven Go, Yokai Watch, Pokemon, Doraemon, Nintendo's Mario and many other popular pop culture characters, Coro Coro is sure to satisfy your manga cravings. 740 pages. Comic Coro Coro always comes with cool furoku free stuff, and this issue comes with lots of cool stuff, including tons of exclusive cards and Kaitou Shonen Jokers comic, plus more.
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    $6.85
  • Parfait - Oneloli Yuri Anthology
    If you like yuri comics, here is a new collection of manga for you. Published by Yuri Hime Comics, this manga collection has 11 stories by different artists with over 130 pages of content. Featuring cute and heartwarming stories of older sisters who can't help but to fall in love with their adorable innocent little sisters.
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    $10.00
  • Palette - illustrator lack Artworks
    "lack" is a prolific illustrator famous for his works on Fate/Grand Order, Duel Masters, Card Fight Vanguard, Future Card Buddy Fight, Lord of Vermillion, Chain Chronicle, and Shingeki no Bahamut. This artbook contains over 160 illustrations from all his popular works as well as original designs. A great artbook to add to your artbook collection. Get it while you can!
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    $34.00
  • 180 Common Expressions Used by Native Japanese Speakers in Regular Conversation
    J-List sells a lot of Japanese textbooks and study materials to help those who want to learn Japanese. Here is a new textbook for you to level up your Japanese. 180 Common Expressions Used by Native Japanse. The book will further improve your Japanese with frequently used expressions, along with explanations and similar expressions in English, which is good to deepen your understanding of the language. The book includes romaji, that is, Romanized Japanese text as well as the original hiragana, katakana and kanji, to help you read. Includes an audio CD inside the book.
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    $25.00
  • Costume Party Make Up Book 2017-2018
    For serious cosplayers who want to improve their craft, a little makeup goes a long way to make you look closer to your favorite anime or video game character. This magazine will teach you all about makeup cosplay from the right tools to how to apply makeup, with tons of different styles and characters as examples. Instructions are detailed and fairly easy to follow even if you don't know any Japanese. Recommended for cosplayers, male or female!
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    $13.00
  • Akikaze Gajo - Autumn Sketch
    Get ready for Autumn with this great Fall-themed color doujin / doujin artbook, featuring original images of super cute girls in the Fall. The amazing pictures, all of original girls, will really warm you and make you happy to be in this season. 14 pages, made by doujin circles TETRAPOT and RUINON.
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    $14.00
  • Femme Fatale - Shuzo Oshimi artbook
    this is a great artook containing all the works of artist Shuzo Oshimi, who is great at drawing females who have a tinge of danger about them. Enjoy 100 page of amazing full color glossy art, which is done with an analog process rather than with Photoshop. Fabulous art and characters in this gook!
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    $32.00
  • =PINK7
    If you are a cat lover, you will like this original doujinshi by doujin circle Sakuranoiro. This doujinshi features illustrations of cute girls with their feline companion, capturing the various intimate moments between master and pet, along with a short description of the girls and cat.
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    $14.00
  • Learn Sniper Techniques from Illustrations -- Moe Encyclopedia
    This is a cool "moe encyclopedia" illustrated artbook that gives actual, real information about interesting topics, but with acute "moe" artwork. This book covers modern sniper rifles, and is filled with accurate, interesting information about all of the world's most powerful long-range weapons. The book is divided into several segments, European sniper rifles used in all European countries, plus weapons used by the US Armed Forces, and Japan and other Asian countries. There is also information on different types of sniper shooting, the different environmental factors that can affect shooting, and more. While the text is in Japanese, the headers are in English, so you can understand each topic. Very nice artwork, perfect for "military otaku." 160 pages.
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    $21.00
  • Avian Romance
    There's a really wonderful item for all otaku: a glorious color doujinshi by illustrator Anmi, showing his original characters in the Pink Label series, who are cheerleaders. As always, the art is incredibly beautiful, and the girls are very wonderful to see on every page. Large A4 size, glossy color printing on every page. 12 pages.
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    $12.00
  • Avian Romance Pink Label 2
    There's a really wonderful item for all otaku: a glorious color doujinshi by illustrator Anmi, showing his original characters in the Pink Label series, who are cheerleaders. As always, the art is incredibly beautiful, and the girls are very wonderful to see on every page. Large A4 size, glossy color printing on every page. 16 pages.
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    $12.00
  • Summer Girls 2
    Here's another amazing doujinshi featuring original charactrs. The book is filled with 20 pages of full color artwork, all of it simply beautiful. Stock is limited though, so hurry. Published by Circle Amaron.
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    $12.00
  • Graphic Order - Fate Grand Order Illust Book
    We love the new trend of full-color doujinshi, which are really beautiful art books filled with wonderful illustrations for us to look at for hours on end. This is a new full-color doujinshi artbook with 20 pages of glorious color illustrations for us from the Fate series. Published by Armadillo
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    $12.50
  • 2018 Calendar - Four character idiom
    In Japanese, there are many phrases made up of four Chinese characters, which communicate interesting meanings and look aesthetically beautiful. Here's a calendar of "four letter Japanese words" (similar to the bizarre Japanese T-shirts J-List is famous for). A fun way to learn some Japanese if you've already got a base established. Characters come with hiragana for each reading.
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    $25.00
  • 2018 Calendar - Idiom Derived From Historical Events
    In Japanese, there are many phrases made up of four Chinese characters, which communicate interesting meanings and look aesthetically beautiful. Here's a calendar of "four letter Japanese words" (similar to the bizarre Japanese T-shirts J-List is famous for) taken from historical events. A fun way to learn some Japanese if you've already got a base established. Characters come with hiragana for each reading.
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    $25.00
  • 2018 Calendar - Japanese Common Sense
    Another interesting Japanese study calendar, great desktop presents useful Japanese phrases that are meant to increase your vocabulary and make your spoken and written Japanese more interesting. Plus it's just fun to learn these off the wall words. Characters come with hiragana for each reading.
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    $25.00
  • How to Draw Manga   Bishoujo Character Design (Face, Body ver.)
    A how to draw manga featuring bishoujo character designing that shows in depth explanations and demonstrations on not only how to draw amazing looking moe girls, but also on the basics about how the face and body moves and functions. Even those who can not read Japanese, this book's colorful and intuitive artwork and sketching demonstrations will teach you about the basics like the functions of muscles and how they change the appearance of head and torso, to hints on how to make more realistic body parts through a better understanding of joints, bones and skin and how they change for characters of different sizes, body types, and ages. 176 pages. A must have book for aspiring artists. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and photobook collectors!
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    $26.00