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    Friday April 5, 2013
  • Clothing Label Unveils Line Inspired By Amuro Ray of "Mobile Suit Gundam"

    Here is something for the boys, if you want to dress like Amuro Ray, that is.

    A lot of people may have imagined the JPOP artist when a fashion brand says "Amuro-Style". Not this time. "STRICT-G", a Japanese fashion brand started last year to symbolize "COOL JAPAN", introduced its new Spring/Summer Collection titled "AMURO STYLE", that was inspired by Amuro Ray from Mobile Suit Gundam. See the collection after the jump!

  • Sunday March 17, 2013
  • More Anime Inspired Clothing

    Three more clothing brands to offer anime inspired designs

    Since the last article on anime inspired apparel, a few more Japanese clothing brands caught my attention with their anime inspired designs and collaborations. You may have already heard of them or you may have not, but they all look very nice! See photos of the clothing after the jump!

  • Thursday March 14, 2013
  • New "Ita-suits" for Otaku Salarymen

    And "Ita" does not mean "Italian"

    We have seen "Ita-sha" cars, "Ita-PC" computer, "Ita-snobo" snowboards and other things that are decorated with "moe" illustrations. Now people at the "Ita-suits Project" wants to make a business suit for you. A custom, made-to-order business suit with a "moe" liner inside. Click for more details!

  • Thursday March 7, 2013
  • New "Madoka Magica" Collaboration With Hat Maker Leads to Hat Series

    Wear a Soul Gem on your head!

    A new collaboration for Puella Magi Madoka Magica with a Japanese hat maker and brand, KNOWLEDGE  which has a store in Akihabara has led to a new series of hats for each of the girls. They went on sale yesterday in Japan and one character's hat is already sold out. Find out who after the jump!

  • Monday February 11, 2013
  • "Muv-Luv Total Eclipse" BETA Monster Hoodie Draws Owners to Photoshoot

    The Budokan Hive is invaded by BETA hoodie wearing Muv-Luv Total Eclipse fans!

    BETA Monster hoodie UPDATE! The day of the photo session has arrived and the designer himself documented the event with his Twitter account, pictures and even video! He has a message for BETA hoodie fans here. How many BETAs gathered at the Budokan? Click to find out!

  • Friday February 1, 2013
  • BETA Monster from "Total Eclipse" Anime Becomes a Scary Hoodie

    BETA hoodie owners to gather for an event in the future

    Here comes even more bizarre clothing from Japan. BETA, the creature in Total Eclipse from the multimedia franchise Muv-Luv, became a hoodie and it is somewhat adorable… There is a photo session planned for an owner gathering this month at the world famous Budokan. This is what happens when a bunch of adults seriously try to be silly in Japan.

  • Thursday July 26, 2012
  • Official Sega Shirts Rep "Shenmue," "Jet Set Radio," and More

    Latest line from Insert Coin Tees also includes Devil May Cry gear

    In addition to Shenmue designs, Insert Coin's 100% official Sega shirts and hoodies let fans rep the likes of Jet Set RadioStreets of Rage, and more. Check out the lineup, as well as some Devil May Cry apparel, after the jump. 

  • Tuesday July 24, 2012
  • ONE PIECE x A Bathing Ape 2012 Collection Returns This Saturday

    Collaboration continues with shirts, keychains, hats, and more

    The A Bathing Ape (BAPE) label of apparel and goods is continuing its collaboration with Eiichiro Oda's One Piece and expanding the related range of products. The second summer collection features shirts, trucker hats, keychains, fedoras, and more, some featuring the Straw Hats' flag, and others featuring various characters from the series. Pics and more past the break!

  • Monday April 30, 2012
  • Gundam Gets Three Times as Fashionable With "Strict-G" Apparel

    Fashion line launches with re-opened full-scale Gundam statue

    With the re-opening of Tokyo's full-scale Gundam statue and its associated Gundam Front mini-theme park, Bandai has launch launched new fashion label Strict-G. The apparel line features Federation inspired Edwin jeans and shirt, mecha-style Swans sunglasses, and more. Check it out after the jump.

  • Thursday November 10, 2011
  • FEATURE: 5 Reasons to Say No to Gwen Stefani's "Harajuku Mini"

    Check Out These Japanese Brands Instead

    The Washington Post reported yesterday that Gwen Stefani will be designing Harajuku kids’ clothes for Target. Even if you are not in the market, here's a breakdown of five cutting-edge Japanese clothing brands you should check out instead.

  • Monday June 20, 2011
  • Menma Papercraft & Full Graphic T-Shirt

    From "AnoHana" TV anime

    COSPA, a character goods and cosplay costumes company in Japan, will release two new products, Papercraft and Full Graphic T-Shirt, featuring Meiko "Menma" Honma from "Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai." aka "AnoHana" TV anime, which is currently broadcasting in Japan. Check the article for the details.

  • Monday May 9, 2011
  • Kyubey T-shirt from Madoka Magica on Sale

    Of course you have to make a contract with him to purchase

    MARS SIXTEEN, an apparel online shop based in Osaka,Japan, has announced the release of a brand new T-shirt featuring Kyubey, a character from Puella Magi Madoka Magica TV anime. Madoka Magika is one of the most popular and debated anime of the 2011 winter season. Kyubey must be the most controversial character of the series.

  • Saturday April 30, 2011
  • K-ON! Full Graphic T-Shirt & Aloha on Sale

    Wear them, Love them

    COSPA, a Japanese clothing company of character apparel, goods and costumes from anime, manga and games, will release two brand new shirts featuring popular K-ON! characters. The first one is "K-ON! / Yui Hirasawa & Keion-bu Full Graphic T-shirt".  The second is "K-ON!! Aloha VIOLET BLUE".