Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • Dengeki G's Comic Jan 2017
    The latest edition of Dengeki G's is here! Coming to you every other month, this moe magazine is known for the high-quality omake extras that come with every issue, as well as for it's top coverage of the latest bishoujo game and moe anime news, plus free stuff for fans. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Girlish Number, Angel Beats!, Sword Art Online, Masou Gakuen H x H, Ange Vierge, Plastic Memories, Show By Rock!!, Love Live!, Love Live Sunshine!, Chaos;Child, Rewrite, Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta, Tenshi no 3P, Ane Naru Mono, and Chaos;Child. The free items this month are a huge Girlish Number poster plus an Ane Naru Mono document protector. Note, this manga is not adult, but has a small amount of nudity.
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    $10.50
  • Body-kun DX SET S.H. Figuarts Pale orange Color Ver.
    Bandai releases a deluxe version of their popular Figma action figure that are used as drawing models for artists and illustrators. With over 30 points of articulation and realistic range of motion, these are the perfect models for your original manga character! They now come with tons of accessories including a Katana, a laptop, pistol, smartphone, and more. This is Body-kun, the male model in pale orange color. This is a preorder scheduled for release in April 2017.
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    $69.50
  • Body-chan DX SET S.H. Figuarts Pale orange Color Ver.
    Bandai releases a deluxe version of their popular Figma action figure that are used as drawing models for artists and illustrators. With over 30 points of articulation and realistic range of motion, these are the perfect models for your original manga character! They now come with a ton of accessories including a Katana, a laptop, pistol, smartphone, and more. This is Body-chan, the female model in pale orange color. This is a preorder scheduled for release in April 2017.
    Pre-order
    $69.50
  • Megami MAGAZINE Jan 2017
    Here's another issue of Megami Magazine, the popular anime magazine that exists to shower fans with gorgeous posters featuring original art from all the newest anime series, including other random omake free stuff that you can only get in this issue. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Gochiusa, Strike the Blood, Kiniro Mosaic, Girlish Number, Magical Girl Raising Project, Long Riders!, Hibike Euphonium, GIRLS und PANZER, ViVid Strike!, Okusama ga Seito Kaicho, Lostorage incited WIXOSS, Anime de Training EX, Flip Flappers, Nanoha, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?, Sword Art Online, Tawawa on Monday, Yuyushiki, and Lostorage incited WIXOSS. A total of 18 awesome posters for you to enjoy!
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    $12.50
  • 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 the Tentacles
    Japan loves to create How to Draw guidebooks, and J-List loves to sell them to our customers! This new series by Niche Press focuses on a unique sub-set artists need, How to Draw Tentacles, including both the tentacles themselves but beautiful girls being pleasured by them. There are 80 pages, and subjects like how to draw in manga-style as well as how to color illustrations with Photoshop are covered.
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    $23.00
  • Kantoku illustrations Polyphonica Aphonic Songbird
    Here's another amazing artbook by one of the best bishoujo artists from Japan, Kantoku! This gorgeous full color artbook contains high quality illustrations of the popular light novel Shinkyoku Soukai Polyphonica Aphonic Songbird which is the latest entry to the Shinkyoku Soukai Polyphonica franchise featuring the old cast and brand new characters. Also contains a lengthy interview with Kantoku plus some great tips from the master of moe on how to draw cute girls. Awesome! 96-pages.
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    $34.00
  • Kantoku Calendar 2017
    Get a full year of Kantoku with this new, large scale calendar. Fans of J-List know that we're big fans of Kantoku, the legendary eroge illustrator who makes the cutest girls with his amazing artist skills. This is a very special item, this popular glossy calendar filled with some of his best creations The printing is absolutely gorgeous, and we could stare at his kawaii anime girls for hours. A2 format. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • Dengeki G's Magazine Jan 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 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 Love Live! Sunshine!, Diabolik Lovers, Yuri!!! On Ice, Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World-, Yuki Yuna wa Yusha de Aru, and Girlish Number. You get free stuff too, including a poster and a free illustrated light novel.
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    $14.00
  • NyanType Jan 2017
    This is a new issue of the super popular NyanType, a Megami-like magazine full of sexy girl character posters, articles on the latest bishoujo anime series, and more, which has become a bi-monthly magazine, appearing every other month. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Brave Series, Kantai Collection, Hibike Euphonium, Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku (Magical Girl Raising Project), Gochiusa, Amagi Brilliant Park, Masou Gakuen H x H, and ViVid Strike! This is an extra important issue, because you also get a document protector, and also a full 2017 calendar with awesome glossy illustrations from Strike Which is and Brave Witches.
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    $14.00
  • How to Draw Male Muscles
    This is a great new how to draw book that will help budding artists learn how to create realistic looking male characters, with a focus on understanding how muscles look on the male frame. The book contains many examples of different models in different poses, and gives good ideas about how to approach drawing different kinds of characters, from average to macho to skinny. The book explains which muscles go where, and gives good advice about how to re-create them in your drawing. The book also includes a CD-ROM, with all art in the book included for you, so you can practice with it. Published by Hobby Japan, 160 pages.
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    $25.85
  • Coffee Kizoku Calendar 2017
    Here's a gorgeous calendar from one of the best hentai artists from Japan; Coffee Kizoku, known for creating beautiful bishoujo anime style illustrations that are beloved by his fans. After last year's popularity, this calendar is coming back with new and faboulous illustrations. Comes with 13 different pages, all in full color, in very large A2 size. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • Takuya Fujima Calendar 2017
    You may know Takuya Fujima from his work on the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha series, R-15 or some of his amazing doujin works. His books are filled with delightful illustrations of all your favorite characters and now we'll be getting his official calendar with 13 different pages, of full color illustrations, in very large A2 size. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • Kurone Mishima Calendar 2017
    Fans of the popular artist Kurone Mishima will love this calendar featuring her beautiful artwork with many light haired beauties, as well as her original character, Anthel (アンセル). Enjoy Mishima-sensei's exceptional art all year long. A nice calendar to give your room some otaku flair. Order this rare item now! Comes with 13 different pages, all in full color, in very large A2 size. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • 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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    $28.00
  • Kina Kazuharu Calendar 2017
    Kina Kazuharu is an illustrator who used to do character designs for visual novels. Her characters glow with youth and she tends to like drawing girls with long, black hair in uniform or 'neat' clothing. We have her new calendar this year so that you can enjoy her amazing art year round. 13 pages in full color, A2 sized high quality print. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • Nose Neko Premium
    You would be surprised at how cute these cats are, posing for the camera with random objects on their heads or paws. While that is perhaps the main appeal of this book (so cute!), there are many other scenes of of cat just being cats -- sleeping in boxes, climbing trees like ninjas, and more sleeping in boxes. 144 pages of nothing but kawaii Japanese cats. The Japanese title consists of nose (no-se), meaning "to place on top of" and neko meaning "cat." Great for cat lovers and all things kawaii.
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    $11.00
  • ruipon - Rui Hasegawa photobook
    We feel a lot of beautiful Japanese art books that do list, and here's another one, featuring the lovely body of model and JAV star Rui Hasegawa, aka Ruipon to her fans.r the book is hardcover, and filled with the most beautiful pictures of the model relaxing nude in the bath, wearing sexy lingerie, preparing for private signs in bed, and more. We know you'll love it page.
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    $48.00
  • Cat Balls - Nyantama
    Male testicles are called "kintama" in Japanese, literally meaning "gold balls" because they're so important to males. Cat balls are the best ball in the world, because they are so cute, the "fuzzy dice" of the nature world, and now there's a photobook that celebrates cat balls, called Nyantama. This is a great photo book filled with nothing but pictures of cat balls, on cats walking around Tokyo, playing with their mom outside, taking a stroll around rural towns in Japan, or roaming with the game in a Japanese fishing village. You will never enjoy looking at cat balls as much!
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    $16.50
  • You are the Natural Color - Kimiwa Tennenshoku - Ai Mahigashi
    Here's another wonderful photobook from Japan, this time capturing the lovely grace and beauty of I-cup nude idol star Ai Mahigashi, known in the industry for being a little "pocchari" which means big bone. On every page in this book, you get to enjoy the wonderful body of Ai-chan, sitting on a bed, wearing the sexiest wedding dress style laundry you've ever seen, relaxing on a beach, beckoning you to come and take a bite out of her all the while.
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    $48.00
  • Genki Plus: Kanji Look and Learn TEXTBOOK
    A great new book from the creators of the Genki textbook series! This book will introduce you to the first 512 kanji you will need to know to start your way onto Japanese fluency, in an easy to understand illustration and mnemonic learning style. Each section is divided into 16 kanji to learn, split into subsections of 8 kanji each. With a total of 32 different lessons to work through, this is an excellent guide that will help you get your foot in the door of mastering one of the most difficult written languages in the world. 244 pages. From The Japan Times.
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    $24.00
  • Dengeki Moeoh Dec 2016
    Dengeki Moeoh is Japan's premiere original content bishoujo magazine -- each issue jam-packed with the cutest girls you've ever seen in lovely full-color fanservice situations! Each issue features a gallery of high-quality art from different moe illustrators, several regular manga selections in both color and monochrome, and the "moe-moe coliseum" where famous artists are given a moe theme to draw - not to mention the special secret "Adult Moeoh" section in each issue, specially sealed to preserve the ecchi secret inside until you open it. In this issue: This is a very special issue of Dengeki Moeoh, because you get an "otona sugiru" (too adult) 2017 calendar right in the issue, with great ero art by Japan's top artists! Also enjoy sexy full page illustrations celebrating moe girls, with art by popular Coffee Kizoku, the catgirl art of Mitha, and more. There are 6 ecchi posters, plus the "Adult's Moeoh sealed section. Order now before it sells out!
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    $15.00
  • KERA Jan 2017 vol. 221
    KERA is a fresh and fun fashion magazine from the streets of Tokyo. Covering a variety of themes, from Harajuku punk to Goth-Loli, this magazine gives the reader an excellent idea of the fringe, hip fashions that are currently taking Japanese youth by storm. A thick, large magazine of color photos, it contains not only models, but photos of the apparel alone. It is a mixture of the Harajuku punk and gothic crowds, a "powered up version of FRUiTs magazine" with superb photographs, famous models, and tons of fashionable pictures to look at. This is a great issue, exploring the wonderful world of Gothic Lolita fashion, including the recent trends in Tokyo and Osaka, with lots of great photographs for you to look at. The model in this issue is fashion designer Ida Aika of the popular goth-loli group Keyakizaka 46, scratch that. You get free gifts in this year end issue, a full-size poster inside, a boklet about "hair arrange," and a cool photobook about model Akira. All wonderful!
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    $7.00
  • Your Name. - Kimononawa Official Visual Guide -- Kimi no Na Wa
    This is a real treat, the official artwork for anime film Your Name, which has broken all records for popularity in Japan, and made millions of yen. This is the official visual Databook for the film, filled with hundreds of visuals from the movie, putting all character data, and of course the beautiful skies that Makoto Shinkai is famous for. The book is very sick, 125 pages, and contains all the information about the movie you could ever want to know. There are also many interviews with the film staff.
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    $25.00
  • Itadaki! - Kana Momonoki
    Photo books from Japan are always wonderful, printed on the highest quality paper, and of course filled with wonderful photographs. This is a new release from famed photographer Kiyoshi Shinohara (who took the famous pictures of John Lennon and Yoko Ono back in the 70s), capturing the beauty of Japanese model Kana Momonoki, including her wonderful "hair nude." On every page you will see this beautiful model doing sexy things, being playful in the bath, beckoning you to join her in bed. The photobook is thicker than most photo books, being around 110 pages
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    $48.00
  • Nose Neko Lovely -- The Best Part 2
    You would be surprised at how cute these cats are, posing for the camera with random objects on their heads or paws. While that is perhaps the main appeal of this book (so cute!), there are many other scenes of of cat just being cats -- sleeping in boxes, climbing trees like ninjas, and more sleeping in boxes. 144 pages of nothing but kawaii Japanese cats. The Japanese title consists of nose (no-se), meaning "to place on top of" and neko meaning "cat." Great for cat lovers and all things kawaii. This is the Best Edition part 2.
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    $11.50
  • Visual Nude Pose Book - Asahi Mizuno
    Enjoy this great book for artists and all fans of the nude female form, by Mizuno Asahi, JAV star and model. Contains 144 pages worth of nude shots of the lovely Asahi-chan in various poses like standing, sitting, kneeling, and more. Perfect reference material for aspiring manga illustrators or artists, or for anyone who love these photos. We promise, this photobook is only about the art, not the beautiful naked girl!
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    $34.00
  • Senki Zesshou Symphogear GX Visual Collection
    We have a new artbook featuring the moe girls from the fun anime Senki Zesshou Symphogear GX. Featuring exquisite art of your favorite characters plus you also get a free bath poster featuring Hibiki Tachibana and Elfnein. 46 pages of pure awesome! cat1a
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    $32.00
  • Syroh Calendar 2017
    This year we've found some awesome calendars produced by your favorite artists! Here's an amazing A2 "poster sized" calendar featuring art by Syroh (Shirou), known for his work on Madosoft games and erotic art specializing in cat girls, kneesocks and big breasts. Spice up your year with this calendar full of amazing art! Comes with 13 different pages, all in full color, in very large A2 size. This is a preorder scheduled for release in December 2016.
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    $28.00
  • Nekojita -- Cat Tongue
    You would be surprised at how cute these cats are, captured on film while their tongues are sticking out. Enjoy funny cat pictures with different types of breeds showing off their tongues in various ways from a little bit of their tongue sticking out to licking something continuously. 80 pages of nothing but kawaii Japanese cats. The Japanese title consists of neko, meaning "cat" and jita meaning "tongue." Recommended for cat lovers.
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    $16.00
  • Shitty English -- Kuso Mitaina Eibun
    This is a very strange and very wonderful book that teaches very strange English and Japanese, and was something that exploded on twitter. The book teaches you how to say things like "oh I'm sorry for stepping on your foot! Please do it again, if you could." Or "why are you only wearing underwear? I'm sorry, I'll take them off soon." Or "do you have any qualifications? I wear a size's bra." It's basically the most random way to learn English or Japanese we can think of.
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    $19.00
  • 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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    $18.50
  • Comic Dengeki Daioh Jan 2017
    The latest edition of Dengeki G's is here! Coming to you every other month, this moe magazine is known for the high-quality omake extras that come with every issue, as well as for it's top coverage of the latest bishoujo game and moe anime news, plus free stuff for fans. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Yagate Kimi ni Naru, Girlish Number, Angel Beats!, Sword Art Online, Masou Gakuen H x H, Ange Vierge, Plastic Memories, Show By Rock!!, Love Live!, Love Live Sunshine!, Chaos;Child, Rewrite, and Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta? And as usual, you get cool free stuff, in this case a Yagate Kimi ni Naru clear file for holding your important stuff.
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    $8.85
  • TU-YA   How To Draw Ecchi Bishoujo Manga
    It's time to draw some ecchi bishoujo art and we've got the right book for you. Learn how to draw ecchi artwork from the very best. Featuring professional tutorials from popular bishoujo game illustrators and ecchi graphic artists including Nan Yaegashi (illustrator of the Senran Kagura games), Hisashi Senomoto (illustrator of eroge maker AXL), Touko Hinamatsuri (character designer for eroge makers C:drive. and Citron Soft), and more. Start from drawing on paper to applying colors using Adobe Photoshop. With lots of expert tips and useful techniques to turn you into a certified ecchi bishoujo illustrator. 90 pages. Great for collectors of high quality artbooks from Japan. A great item for fans of high quality artist pose book collectors! cat1a
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    $28.00
  • Super Pose Book Nude Variety 2
    The popular "Super Pose Book" series continues, this time with an awesome collection of "variety poses" by sex JAV star Sakura Mana! This version really tries to bring you an amazing selection of poses, which are all very important for creating art, and you get all manner of costumes too, from military to school swimsuit to sexy cosplay and much more. We personally loved the nude pictures with guns. 158 pages, and more than 2000 photos.
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    $38.50
  • How to Draw the Food
    Japan loves to create How to Draw guidebooks, and J-List loves to sell them to our customers! This new series by Niche Press focuses on how to draw delicious looking food, with all kinds of famous Japanese foods here for you to practice with, as well as important things like how hands look holding chopsticks. There are 80 pages, and subjects like how to draw in manga-style as well as how to color illustrations with Photoshop are covered.
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    $23.00