Here, we introduces exciting place for meeting “manga characters” and for transforming into one with a costume and wig.
J-World Tokyo invites visitors to play in the world of Jump magazines. Enjoy attractions, shop for limited-edition merchandise, and taste dishes that appear in works of manga.
Address: Sunshine City World Import Mart Bldg. 3F, Higashi Ikebukuro 3-1-3, Toshima-ku, Tokyo Access: Approx. 3-min. walk from Tokyo Metro Higashi-ikebukuro Station Charges: Admission: Adults (ages 16 and over) 800 yen / Children (ages 4 and over) 600 yen * Same-day passports and day-specific discount tickets available Hours: 10：00～22:00 (last admission 21:00) Languages: English・Chinese・Korean Phone: 03-5950-2181 (reception 9:30–18:00) Web site: http://www.namco.co.jp/tp/j-world/en/( External link )(English) Hotel: Booking here!!
Cosplay makeover (Cosmenia Asagaya Anime Street)
Play with characters, dress up in costume and wig to become one, and live the world of your favorite work of manga.
Address: Asagaya Anime Street North Bldg. 9, 2-40-1 Asagaya Minami, Suginami-ku, Tokyo Access: 4-min. walk from JR Asagaya Station along elevated railway tracks Charges: Light course (costume and wig only) 1 hour 5,000 yen / Champion course (costume, wig, and makeup) 1 hour 6,000 yen (including tax) Hours: 11:00～19:00 (last order 17:30) reservations: The makeover is smoother with a reservation (rental costumes for both men and women are available in Japanese sizes M and L only) Languages: Japanese, English (only when an English-speaking staff member is available) Phone: 03-5356-9388 Web site: http://asa-st.com/(JP) Hotel: Booking here!!
Suginami Animation Museum
Suginami Animation Museum offers a comprehensive view of the history and creative process of Japanese anime. Interactive exhibits that invite visitors to participate in post-production and dubbing work are entertaining for all generations.
Address: Suginami Kaikan 3F, 3-29-5 Kamiogi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo Access: Approx. 20-min. walk from JR Ogikubo Station Charges: Free Hours: 10:00～18:00 (last admission 17:30) Languages: Japanese * Some permanent exhibits have captions in English and Chinese (simplified) Phone: 03-3396-1510 Web site: http://sam.or.jp/english_home(English) Hotel: Booking here!!