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  • The Absolute Zone (Unisex Hoodie)
    We're huge fans of the anime fashion style known as zettai ryouiki which can be translated as "absolute territory," which describes the "sweet three-centimeter space" (from the Lucky Star opening lyrics) between the top of a girl's stockings and where her skirt starts. Now you can show your dedication to the most awesome skirt-wearing anime girls with this high quality hooded sweatshirt. Features the phrase "zettai ryoiki" in kanji, plus, "There is a three-centimeter space between the top of a girl's stockings and her skirt" written below that. Great for fans of including Rin from Fate/stay night, Miku Hatsune, and Minori from Toradora! and more. This is a standard U.S. size Hoody.
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    Regular Price: $39.95

    Special Price $27.97

  • Sakamoto Nyan - Black (Unisex Hoodie)
    Here's a fun item for winter: a limited edition Sakamoto Nyan hoody that is guaranteed to keep you warm as you fly through space on a rainbow! This kawaii image, a parody of Sakamoto from Nichijou and Nyancat, is an awesome one that fans will smile at as you walk by. As with all our hoodies, we use only the highest quality available, the good 80-20 blends that stay soft for years instead of the 50-50 blends other shops use. This awesome hooded sweatshirt is the perfect addition to any otaku's closet!
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    Regular Price: $39.95

    Special Price $27.97

  • J-List Special Box - Happy Easter Set
    It's time for the latest limited J-List Box for Happy Easter, and this time the staff have prepared a wonderful collection of cute Japanese items with an egg or rabbit theme. Only a very limited number of these J-List Box Happy Easter sets will be available, so order yours now! The Happy Easter Limited Box includes all these great items: Choco Egg Pokemon Sun & Moon Super Sonico SSS Easter Figure Hakoiri Musume - Is the order a rabbit?? Random Keychain Box Gudetama Sunny Egg Motif Chocolate 2PCS Putitto Pisuke to Usage 2 Lotte Pretz TKG (Egg and Rice Flavor) Flavor Eater Edition These wonderful products are the perfect way to celebrate Easter, and also would make great gifts either to others or to yourself. Order your J-List Box now!
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    $34.00
  • No Normal Humans   Haruhi Parody (Unisex Hoodie)
    J-List's "No Normal Humans" tribute to Haruhi Suzumiya, the girl who would rather hang out with espers, time travelers and other fantastic people than mundane types, has been a smash hit ever since we brought it out. Now here's more good news: you can show your Haruhi-love with a warm hooded sweatshirt, which will keep you toasty warm whenever it's chilly out. Based on the "Haruhi Kinetic Typography" animation created by Japanese illustrator RiOS, used with permission. This is a standard U.S. size hoody which is the higher quality 80/20 cotton blend, far softer than the inferior 50/50 blends other stores print on. Printed in San Diego.. Please note, this is a parody Hoody with the name Hahiru intentionally written as a parody character.
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    Regular Price: $42.95

    Special Price $30.07

  • I Love Yaoi (Women's Fitted)
    Along with the word hentai, which has come to describe any sexual manga, anime or computer game, yaoi has entered the English language as a term that describes all boy's love, bishounen, slash and similar artistic themes. Now you can show your love for yaoi with this great girls' fitted T-shirt that will make you look great. Printed on authentic Kavio shirts for the highest quality possible. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience. CLOSE OUT T-SHIRT! This awesome J-List T-shirt is being retired to make room for new designs. Order it its sale price now, or regret it forever!
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Japanese Crane Blue (T-Shirt)
    We love to find random awesome images from Japan, and one shirt we liked a lot is this traditional image of a crane, called tsuru in Japanese. A beautiful image of a real crane standing beside traditional folded paper cranes of origami. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Mirai Suenaga, 17 Years Old (T-Shirt)
    This T-shirt features 6 different versions of the kawaii Mirai Suenaga from Culture Japan (Danny Choo), Happy Mirai, Cat Mirai, Confused Mirai, Angel Mirai, Geisha Mirai, and Devil Mirai. The Japanese text reads "Eien no Pichi Pichi 17-sai Suenaga Mirai." A very cute shirt that all Danny Choo fans (or anime fans in general) can enjoy. 100% Cotton. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Watchmen Assassination Classroom
    Assassination Classroom fans rejoice! We have a new parody shirt for you, coming with a great artwork of Koro Sensei, the deadly octopus teacher of Kunugigaoka Junior High School, on the front with a famous quote from the hit graphic novel and film the Watchmen "Who Watches the Watchmen?" A fitting quote for the world's deadliest assassin. A wonderful anime shirt for everyone!
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    Regular Price: $19.99

    Special Price $13.99

  • 16 colors - AKB Renacchi Election Best 16 Photobook
    If you love the supremely cute titles of AKB48, here's a wonderful glossy photobook filled with pictures of all the girls you love. All the best a AKB idols are here: Tano Yuka, Ichikawa Miori, Matsuoka Hana, Kojima Natsuki, and more, all ready to be with you in your room. Paper high quality photography, plus a great introduction section and the lack, with the girls names in English and background on each girl. A highly recommended item for idol fans!
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    Regular Price: $24.00

    Special Price $18.00

  • Miyu Miyasaka Calendar 2017
    You may know Miyu Miyasaka from her amazing moe characters designs in visual novels, manga and anime like Saekano. This is a new and fantastic calendar offering that we got in this year. It features her beautiful illustrations inside, of course in gorgeous full color, and in A2 size which makes it double as a poster. A must have for collectors of moe and bishoujo art. 13 pages total. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    Regular Price: $25.00

    Special Price $18.00

  • 100% SKE48 vol. 02
    If you love the cutest idols Japan has to offer, then you must have an appreciation for SKE48, the top idle group in Japan right now. This is a soft cover photo book featuring nothing but 100% SKE48, with all the top stars appearing inside, from Matsui Jurina to Miyazawa Sae to Kitagawa Ryoha and more. All the best girls are here, with super sexy photographs of each, live on stage performing sections, interviews with cute girls, behind the scenes photos, and more you will love this great book.
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    Regular Price: $18.50

    Special Price $14.00

  • Karory Calendar 2017
    Here's a fantastic calendar from gorgeous bishoujo artist Karory, known for her designs on popular eroge such as Supreme Candy, Subarashiki Hibi, and Ikinari Anata ni Koishiteiru, plus, her wonderful illustrations on top moe publications including Dengeki Moeoh and E2 Plus. With the positive feedback from last year we've been able to get this year's edition of her great calendar with more super cute illustrations inside. Bishoujo and moe girl enthusiasts should not miss this. 13 pages in A2 size. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    Regular Price: $25.00

    Special Price $18.00

  • Echo Base   Star Wars Parody (Japanese Cap)
    Our J-List original "Echo Base" Star Wars parody design is now available on a professionally embroidered hat just for you. Featuring a cool twist on the famous Ecko Unlimited rhino logo, this is an Imperial Walker instead, with the smart Echo Base logo. A stone-washed denim hat that will last you for many years. Features a "set once and forget" brass clip in the back for adjusting size.
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    Regular Price: $17.95

    Special Price $12.03

  • Tenori Tigers (T-Shirt)
    We love the anime Toradora! around here, with its awesome characters and fun tsundere female lead role, of course voiced by the legendary Rie Kugimiya. So we decided to do something awesome for the Year of the Tiger, designing a parody of the Hanshin Tigers logo with the design changed to Tenori Tigers (tenori = "palmtop"). It's a standard baseball tee, with long sleeves and awesome authentic styling, and the design printed both on the front and the back. This is a white long-sleeved baseball jersey with black sleeves, available in S, M, L and XL. Designed by Rios. Image (c) J-List. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $22.95

    Special Price $16.07

  • Waiting in the Summer (AnoNatsu)  (T-Shirt)
    This shirt for Ano Natsu de Matteru fans showing iIchika on a gorgeous sky blue shirt, with the text, "Aliens Wear The Cutest Glasses". This is an official T-Shirt from the popular anime series AnoNatsu (Waiting in the Summer). This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience. CLOSE OUT T-SHIRT! This awesome J-List T-shirt is being retired to make room for new designs. Order it its sale price now, or regret it forever!
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Riaju   Death to Normals (T-Shirt)
    In modern Japanese otaku culture, a "normal" person who has a happy life and a boyfriend/girlfriend to sleep with at night is known as a Riaju, short for real life jujitsu or "having a happy real life." Otakus naturally hate these people, and there's a famous slogan riaju bakuhatsu shiro, zettai ni yurusanai, meaning "Destroy all happy normal people, we will never forgive them for their happiness." This shirt celebrates this otaku meme, and featuring a parody version of Kuroneko from Oreimo, and her famous rant against Riaju. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Haruhi Bunnies (T-Shirt)
    One reason to love Haruhi is for all the sexy cosplay and fanservice they provide for us, and Haruhi, Mikuru and Yuki in the "bunny girl" suits is one of our favorite. Enjoy this cool offering for fans of the classic anime now! This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Haruhi-ism (T-Shirt)
    Here's a T-shirt for fans of Haruhi of the Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, the most excellent Japanese schoolgirl who also happens to be a deity. The shirt features a great print of Haruhi on the front with her signature "H" initial, and the official SOS Brigade logo on the back of the shirt. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.s
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • In Case of Emergency, Commit Seppuku Here (T-Shirt)
    Ancient samurai were famous for committing ritual suicide by disemboweling themelves with their swords, which was called seppuku or harakiri (two ways to read the same kanji characters). Our latest J-List T-shirt features a wacky message in this tradition, with a Japanese warrior pointing to your midsection and the message, "In case of emergency, cut here." A gut-rippingly funny new offering from J-List! Design (c) J-List co. ltd, all rights reserved. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Support the Emperor and Expel the Foreign Barbarians (T-Shirt)
    A great and totally wacky new Japanese T-shirt from J-List! Sonno joi (sohn-NOH JOH-ee) -- which translates as "Revere the Emperor, Expel the Barbarians" -- is a famous political slogan from the Meiji Restoration, an exciting time in Japan's history when Japanese rallied around Emperor Meiji to create a strong, modern nation free of Western influence. This shirt features the kanji for sonno joi below the chrysanthemum seal of the Emperor of Japan. A very esoteric and funny shirt, great for fans of Japanese culture! This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Gamer Akiba Station (T-Shirt)
    Another fabulous parody T-shirt for our gaming fans, featuring a parody of the iconic game arcade that can be found all over Japan, especially in Akihabara. The shirt reads "Gamer, Akiba Station" on the front with an accompanying alien on the back of the shirt. On the back of the neck there is also a small little alien. An awesome parody shirt for Akiba otaku and gamers alike. Such a fun and nerdy T-shirt which will get many comments from people who see you wearing it. This shirt is red with white printing on the front and back. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Hipster Kitty (Women's Fitted)
    Everyone loves Japan's most famous character, Hello Kitty, and so do we. We thought it'd be fun to make her loot a smarter, though, by giving her some awesome glasses that really bring out her nerdy side. We think you'll love this new "Hipster Kitty" shirt, with her awesome eyeglasses and cute "Miffy-chan" style smile. The kanji says "Meganeko," a combination of meganekko (lit. "glasses girl," the Japanese word for a girl with glasses) and neko (Japanese for "cat"). Available in sizes S, M, L, XL. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Otaku   Oakley parody (T-Shirt)
    The word "otaku" has come to describe anyone who loves manga, anime and Japanese popular culture, although anyone with passion can become an "otaku" about something they love. Now you can show the world your true otaku spirit with this great new original T-shirt, which parodies the famous Oakley logo by changing it into a message that fans can appreciate. A great commentary on the "super hip" people who wear popular brands and are too cool to be otaku like us. This is a high-quality harbor blue shirt with the logo printed in yellow. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Emergency Exit - Green (T-Shirt)
    If you've ever been to Japan, you've surely noticed the green Emergency Exit signs that adorn every door. This image is such a unique image of Japan that we thought we'd put it on a wacky T-shirt just for you. Universally recognizable by all Japanese, this unique shirt is sure to get you lots of attention! It's also something you can wear in front of potential future in-laws without offending them. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Beware of Perverts - Heather Grey (T-Shirt)
    Men touching women in trains is a real problem in Japanese urban life, and there are actually signs in some places warning women to "beware of perverts." Here's a great T-shirt that captures this zaniness, featuring a bizarre image of a man touching a woman on a train and a message of "Beware of Perverts" (Chikan chuui), with "Dangerous Persons are in this Area" printed below. A truly bizarre message and image that will cause confusion and funny reactions among Japanese who see it. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Calcifur Fire Demon (T-Shirt)
    All the world loves the animated creations of Hayao Miyazaki, founder of Studio Ghibli. One of our favorite characters is the lovable Calcifur from the film Howl's Moving Castle, a fire demon with a rapier wit who makes the whole film more fun. This is a great T-shirt featuring this fiery demon printed in beautiful color, a great item for any anime fan. Printed on an attractive dark grey shirt. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    $19.95
  • Echo Base   Star Wars Parody (T-Shirt)
    We just can't help getting creative with our original Japanese T-shirt designs, and our newest creation blends the famous logo of clothing maker Ecko Unlimited with that beloved sci-fi icon, the Walkers. The two design elements combine to make an awesome parody T-shirt that will surely raise your "geek cred" and get you many comments from cool people you encounter. Printed on an athletic grey T-shirt. Design (c) J-List Co. Ltd., all rights reserved. Designed by AKwa.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Toradora Parody (T-Shirt)
    For fans of Toradora!, the awesome anime about the always-angry Taiga and her partner in match making, Ryuji, J-List has a new T-shirt. Featuring Taiga Aisaka on the front, along with the unofficial slogan for the series "Toradora is Reality" along with a great parody of the logo of Toranoana (a famous doujinshi shop in Akihabara) with the design reworked to say Toradora ‾ Tiger & Dragon. A standard black men's T-shirt. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Haruhi-ism 2 (T-Shirt)
    Here's a T-shirt for fans of Haruhi of the Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, the most excellent Japanese schoolgirl who also happens to be a deity. The shirt features a great print of Haruhi on the front with her signature "H" initial, and the official SOS Brigade logo on the back of the shirt. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Haruhi Cheerleaders (T-Shirt)
    We all love Haruhi from The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, and here's a fun anime T-shirt featuring Haruhi, Mikuru and Yuki in their kawaii "cheer girl" (cheerleader) outfits. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • Japanese Smash (T-Shirt)
    Here's a great shirt with random Japanese sound effects, totally random and an awesome thing to wear on your chest. We're always fascinated with the written Japanese language which we encounter in manga, and it's great learning how hiragana, katakana and kanji (the Japanese alphabet). This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Otaku University (T-Shirt)
    Here's a great shirt that proves you went to Otaku University, the most hardcore school of all! Spending countless hours studies the fine points of Japanese culture, anime artwork and the Japanese language of hiragana, katakana, and kanji. Great quality printing on high quality 100% cotton T-shirt blanks. Made by Anishirts, printed in the USA. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Sakebito   I Love Sake (T-Shirt)
    J-List has another wacky kanji T-shirt featuring beautiful characters penned with a traditional writing brush (fude pen). A parody of famous shima-bito (Island-Person) designs from Okinawa, this shirt proudly proclaims you as a sake-bito, literally a "person of sake" or someone who loves to drink all forms of alcohol. (Sake, pronounced sah-KAY, can refer to normal rice wine as well as all other forms of alcohol). Available in size S, M, L and XL. A great wacky Japanese T-shirt for everyone who likes to party! This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • MAMI   Madoka Magica LEGO Parody (T-Shirt)
    The J-List's latest T-shirt is another tribute to fans of Madoka Magica, the epic anime and manga series about the "dark" magical girls who do their best to save the world from witches. An amazing show that is deeper than its original image would suggest. This shirt shows off the outcome of one of the characters, Mami, from the series, artistically drawn in a cute toy style, with her head flying off -- so this shirt SFW. A great parody T-shirt that fans will love! This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97

  • SubDESU Mascot Character Nadeshiko (T-Shirt)
    Show your support for the fan-subbing community with this official T-shirt from SubDESU, featuring their beautiful mascot, Nadeshiko. SubDESU -- the fan subbing group that brings out the "H" in ecchi. Original art by Nick Beja. T-shirt design by Adam Works. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $18.95

    Special Price $13.27

  • Beware of Perverts Reversed  (Women's Fitted)
    Our line of wacky Japanese T-shirts is famous all over the world, and one of the most popular are our "Beware of Perverts" (chikan chuui) designs. By customer request, here's a cool "reverse version" of this great design, which shows a perverted female touching a man on a train. A truly bizarre message guaranteed to attract the attention of Japanese who see it, you'll really make an impression with this on. The message in red reads "Beware of Perverted Women" ("chijo" means a woman who is aggressive when it comes to sex, and can also mean "slut"), with a message warning men to hide their private parts. A cheerful white T-shirt that will make you look great. This product ships out of our San Diego location for your convenience.
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    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price $13.97