In commemoration of Namori's popular comedy manga series YuruYuri, Japan Post will start offering a special frame stamp set at its 52-selected branches in Japan on August 9, then also on its online store on August 15. The 2,970-yen set includes ten 62-yen frame stamps and eight A4-size clear files featuring the character illustrations. Hit the jump for more details.
In commemoration of the Mobile Police Patlabor franchise's 30th anniversary, Japan Post started accepting pre-orders for the memorial stamp and postcard set in three editions (Yuuki Masami Selection, Akemi Takada Selection, Yutaka Izubuchi Selection) at its 24,700 post offices across Japan and online store today. Check out details of the special items after the jump!
Following the immediately sold-out first one at the Summer Comiket, Japan Post Office will offer a new original frame stamp set featuring the animal girl characters from the Kemono Friends franchise again at its special branch office to be set up in the upcoming Winter Comiket (Comic Market 93). Check out the new version's images after the jump.
Internationally acclaimed anime director Makoto Shinkai's first commercial short film Hoshi no Koe/Voices of a Distant Star was released in Japan in 2002. In commemoration of his debut 15th anniversary, post offices all over Japan will start accepting pre-orders for a special frame stamp set featuring visuals from his anime woks on August 14. Hit the jump for more details.
Japan Post Network announced on August 4 that an original frame stamp set featuring the animal girl characters from the Kemono Friends franchise will be sold at its special branch office to be set up in the upcoming Comic Market 92 (East Hall 1: Booth number 1431). Hit the jump for more details.
Japan Philatelic Society (JPS) will release three frame stamp sets featuring the characters from Kantai Collection/KanColle, KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!, and Fate/Grand Order in Japan on August 12. Check the product images after the jump!
The Hokkaido branch of the Japanese Post Office has started offering an original frame stamp sheet featuring the Silver Spoon anime series since December 2. The 3,000 limited set, which includes a real silver-color spoon, is now available at major post offices in Hokkaido where the story takes place. Hit the jump for more details.
The Kanto branch of the Japanese Post Office announced on October 11 that they will issue an original frame stamp sheet called "Welcome to Oarai! Girls und Panzer" featuring the characters from the popular anime series Girls und Panzer. The 4,000 limited stamp sheets will be available only at major post offices in Ibaragi Prefecture. Hit the jump for more details.
It really seems like everything can be "Ita"-nized! Now making a contract with Kyubey got much easier, thanks to Itaindo, a Japanese stamp maker specializing in otaku stamps. Customers can use these "Ita-Stamps" as their official seal to use at places like banks in Japan. Get a look after the jump!
The Japanese Post Office has announced the newest entry of their popular anime stamp series, The Rose of Versailles. The series was started by Japan Post in 2005 and this is their 20th feature. The ten JPY80 stamps sheet will be available starting on June 10.