Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • 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
  • Fate/kaleid liner Prismanimation Illust Komplette!
    Fans of Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, the amazing magical girl spin-off series of Fate/stay night starring Illya, will want to get their hands on this wonderful and thick artbook featuring gorgeous illustrations from all four seasons of the popular anime series. Each section is divided by one season and filled with tons of cute and sexy art of all your favorite characters. This is the ultimate artbook for Prisma Illya that fans should not miss!
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    $46.00
  • Nakamura Shizuka VR - Shizuka Nakamura
    Shizuka Nakamura is the busty gravure idol with blood type O and a bust of 85cm (33.5"). Her beauty has been seen in a variety of videos and photobooks, showing off her luscious, sexy soft curves. This is her latest photobook with 80 pages of Shizuka in skimpy clothing and inviting poses plus you get to enjoy her with VR technology. By downloading an iPhone / Android app and using the included VR goggles, you get to go on a virtual date with Shizuka. How awesome is that?
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    $42.00
  • 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
  • Pixel Philia 15
    A super hot doujinshi artbook in large size by Nidy-2D- featuring original works as well as popular anime characters. This artbook focuses on the theme of Mecha Musume with high quality illustrations of Fate/Grand Order, Frame Arms Girl, Phantasy Star Online 2, and plenty of original characters. Perfect for fans of mecha musume or bishoujo girls. 22 pages.
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    $18.50
  • MAGIC HOUR
    Here's a really thick and says full-color doujinshi/artbook that's brimming with beautiful ilustrations of your favorite anime charcters, from Fate/Grand Order to Kemono Friends to Kantai Collection and even Granblue Fantasy. With an incredible 48 pages, this is a beautiful glossy book you will treasure for years is Published by Circle CROWN.
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    $24.00
  • 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
  • 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
  • Unryu ni Okigae Shitemorau Hon - Winter
    We have an awesome Kantai Collection (KanColle) doujinshi artbook featuring cute Japanese aircraft carrier Unryu. Enjoy Unryu's amazing body as she wears sexy clothing and pose for our enjoyment. 16 pages, all full color. By Yamaarashi.
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    $12.50
  • MIX. 3
    Here's another doujinshi fresh from Comiket 92. Drawn by Katto, this fully colored doujinshi features original characters from Ero Manga Sensei, Nier Automata, Fate/Grand Order and Kancolle. Every page is beautifully drawn with amazing use of colors to bring out the characteristics of each character.
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    $12.00
  • FGO Illustrations 2015-2017
    This is a really nice large -sized doujinshi artbook featuring 32 gorgeous full-color pages, created by doujin circle ReDrop. In addition to these wonderful color pages, you get a free bonus: a "clear file" document protector featuring a wonderful image of Shielder. You should totally grab this before it's gone!
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    $16.00
  • Animedia Oct 2017
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Fate/Apocrypha, Card Captor Sakura, Aikatsu! Idol Katsudou, Pokemon, Senki Zesshou Symphogear, Saiyuki, Hajimete no Gal, Kuroshitsuji, Dragon Ball, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, Free!, Hibike Euphonium, New Game!, Fate/grand order, Gintama, Boku no Hero Academia, and Osomatsu-san.
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    $12.00
  • Bomb Oct 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 the lovely members of SKE48, including Kitagawa, Kitano and Kamada, plus Nogizawa 46. See a great black dress feature with Asuka Saitou, Manatsu Akimoto, Miona Hori and Misa Etou, kendo practice with new Nogizawa 46 members, and more. A great giant poster is included too!
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    $11.50
  • Dengeki Girl's Style Oct 2017
    Dengeki Girl's Style is a bimonthly magazine dedicated to all the awesome otaku girls (fujoshi). Each issue is loaded with great articles and artwork featuring everything from otome games (girl-centric visual novels and dating-sim games) to yaoi and BL games to all the awesome anime and manga girls will love. There's plenty for rekijo and fujoshi types, too, or girls who love Japanese history and stories starring famous historical figures. Best of all, you get free omake stuff! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from IDOLiSH7, NORN9, King of Prism Pride the Hero, Prince of Stride, The IDOLMASTER SideM, DIVE!!, Sengoku Night Blood, Stand My Heroes, and much more!
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    $12.50
  • Elf can't on a Diet vol. 1
    This is a fun and ecchi manga by Synecdoche about an Elf who traveled to our world and become addicted to French Fries and gained some weight. She seeks the help of a Japanese Dietitian to lose weight because the portal to her world will only allow her to travel back home if her weight is the same as during the time she traveled to our world. There are also other troubled and overweight fantasy creatures who seek the help of the Dietitian including Dark Elf, Alraune (Plant Girl), Ogre, and Wolf Girl. Contains useful insights on how to lose weight and plenty of ecchi scenes for entertainment. 162 pages. This is volume one. Note: Contains nudity in a comedic way.
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    $8.50
  • 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
  • New Complete Master   Grammar JLPT N2
    As of 2010, the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) has been changed creating 5 different levels of proficiency. Now designated as N5 (beginning) - N1 (fluent) test levels, students everywhere work to take advantage of this new accommodation. For those taking the test here's another text book study guide to add to your library in your efforts for Japanese fluency. This book focuses on the N2 Level (Upper-Intermediate level) test which goes through various exercises and sample test questions to help you master N2 level grammar. The basic exercise include sentences with missing words that you are required to fill up. This book series was updated for the newest edition of the JLPT, so all information is relevant to the modern test. This being an N2 level book, furigana pronunciation guides are printed over the more difficult kanji to help improve your recognition and make it easier for you to understand. 190+ pages.
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    $18.00
  • Nihongo Koredake! 1   The Only Book You Need
    This is a great new Japanese textbook series called Nihongo Koredake (The Only Book You Need for Learning Japanese), which is a great place to start learning Japanese. Vol. 1 in Japanese, and features romaji (Romanized Japanese) for people who can't yet read the hiragana, katakana and kanji. Parts of the books also explain in Korean and Chinese, but not all. The book is organized into logical chapters, like around town, parts of the body, relationships, and the pictures make everything fun and easy to learn. The book includes a plastic shitajiki (pencil board) with Japanese language references. 96 pages.
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    $14.00
  • New Nihongo 500 Questions - N4-N5
    If you want to learn Japanese, J-List can help! This is a new series of Japanese study books which help you prepare for the JLPT with 500 helpful questions to solve. It's a great way to quiz yourself and study! It's great because English translation (and Chinese, and Korean) is included for you. This book is for students wanting to pass the level N4-N5 test (the easiest levels), and it covers tons of grammar, correct word usage and reading of kanji.
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    $20.00
  • Harukaze Date
    Well doujinshi based on famous characters are nice, we also like to cary original works, by top artists who are creating new stories. This is a ful-color doujinshi artbok by the amzing Pannomimi, with art that you will surely see a lot more of in the future, considering the quality. All pages are full-color, and the acute girls never stop being lovely.
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    $11.00
  • Touhou Suzunaan - Forbidden Scrollery 6
    Fans of the popular Touhou series will love this new official manga starring your favorite characters. Meet Motoori Kosuzu, a cute girl who owns a very special bookstore. When she gains the ability to read the mysterious and forbidden Demon Books, she has to join forces with Reimu and Marisa to defeat a threat to all of Gensokyo. Features beautiful artwork by Harukawa Moe and of course story by ZUN. A must-read for Touhou fans. This is volume 6 of Touhou Suzunaan. 160-pages.
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    $10.50
  • How to Draw Manga -- Moe Futari no Kakikata   Onnanoko ver.
    We got an awesome new How to Draw Manga and this time you will learn how to draw yuri couples. This book specifically shows you the right techniques on how to effectively draw 2 cute girls interacting with each other. You will learn everything there is to know from perspectives, poses, interactions, facial expressions, and more with tips and techniques from the professionals. This is a great book for those who want to draw yuri manga or illustrations. 176 pages. Grab one now. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and artbook collectors!
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    $26.00
  • How to Draw Moe Lolita Fashion   Moe Lolita Fashion no Kakikata (From Body   Costume)
    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. 180 pages of tutorials, sketches, outline, step by step instructions and example of great lolita dresses and fashion for your Moe characters. Improve your Manga drawing skills and impress you friends with this awesome tutorial book. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose books and photobook collectors!
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    $26.00
  • 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