Kodansha's "Nakayoshi" 65th Anniversary Exhibition [October 4 - December 25, 2019]

Nakayoshi (なかよし) is a Japanese monthly shojo manga magazine from the publication company Kodansha. They launched in 1954 and will be celebrating 65 years with their January 2020 issue.

For a limited time between 10/4/19 - 10/25/19 there will be a special exhibition held at the Yayoi Yumeji Museum in Tokyo.

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Pompompurin Café Halloween Menu [October 1 - 31, 2019]

Pompompurin (ポムポムプリン) is a character created by the company Sanrio. Pompompurin Cafe (ポムポムプリンカフェ) is a permanent restaurant chain in Japan with 4 locations nationwide.

From 10/1/19 - 10/31/19 there will be a special limited-time Halloween themed menu available at 3 of the 4 stores (Tokyo, Yokohama, & Osaka).

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Star Wars Identities the Exhibition [August 8, 2019 - January 13, 2020]

Star Wars ( スター・ウォーズ) is a classic American film series by LucasFilms with the first ever release in Japan being 41 years ago. This December Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (スター・ウォーズ スカイウォーカーの夜明け) is set to release as the final episode of the 9 part “Skywalker Saga”.

To pair with the release of Rise of Skywalker in Japan there is a Star Wars exhibition called ‘Star Wars Identities The Exhibition’ (スター・ウォーズ™ アイデンティティーズ:ザ・エキシビション). It will be held in Tokyo, Japan from 8/8/19 - 1/13/20.

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#BT21DREAM pop-up shop [September 14 - October 14, 2019]

BT21 is a collaboration between popular k-pop boy group BTS and LINE friends.

Currently ongoing is a special campaign called #BT21DREAM which is a collaboration between BT21 and illustrator Chocomoo.

In commemoration of #BT21DREAM there will be a special pop-up shop in Tokyo from 9/14/19 - 9/30/19 and in Osaka from 9/27/19 - 10/14/19. This pop-up shop will feature designs from Chocomoo as well as collaboration designs from other brands such as FRAPBOIS, jouetie, lilLilly, and Angelic Pretty.

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KonoSuba: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World! Crimson Legend x Roll Ice Cream Factory [August 24 - September 23, 2019]

KonoSuba: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World! Crimson Legend (この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!紅伝説) is the animated film adaptation of KonoSuba that released in Japan on 8/30/19!

To celebrate the release of the film there will be a limited time collaboration between NY style rolled ice cream company called ‘Ice Roll Cream Factory’ and anime series KonoSuba in Japan from 8/24/19 - 9/23/19. It will feature two original ice cream creations with a specially designed cup.

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Teasing Master Takagi-san x Chara Dri!! Collaboration [September 1 - 30, 2019]

Teasing Master Takagi-san ( からかい上手の高木さん) will be having a limited time drink collaboration with Chara Dri!! in Tokyo from 9/1/19 - 9/16/19 and in Osaka from 9/20/19 - 9/30/19.

This collaboration event is to celebrate the second season of the anime adaptation which begun airing in Japan on 7/7/19. The theme of this collaboration is [Teasing American Diner] or [からかいアメリカンダイナー]. Food, dessert, and goods will also be available!

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Pokémon Café Halloween Menu [September 7 - October 31, 2019]

For a limited time from 9/7/19 - 10/31/19 the popular Pokémon Café in Tokyo will be having a special halloween themed menu (ポケモンカフェのハロウィンメニュー) where you’ll find Pikachu in a magical witch hat. This event will be combined with the Halloween Festival taking place at the Pokémon Center during the same time.

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GOT7 Pop-Up Shop “LOVE LOOP” [July 30 - August 12, 2019]

Got7 (ガットセブン) or 갓세븐 is a South Korean boy group under the company JYP Entertainment.

In commemoration of their 4th Japanese mini album titled “Love Loop” there will be a special limited time pop-up shop, menu, & special campaign prizes from 7/30/19 - 8/12/19 with Shibuya109 (Tokyo) & Abeno109 (Osaka).

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Gudetama x Gokuraku-yu & Raku Spa Collaboration Event + Limited Menu [July 24, 2019 ~ ]

Gudetama (ぐでたま) is a popular 'lazy egg' character by Sanrio. This summer there will be a collaboration event called Gudetama x Gokuraku-yu & Raku Spa (ぐでたま×極楽湯・RAKU SPA) that will be held at 30 public bathhouses aka sentos under the company RAKU SPA/Gokuraku-yu nationwide. This collaboration event will start on 7/24/19 and will run until about the beginning of September with varying ending dates.

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SMTOWN LIVE 2019 in Tokyo Pop-Up Shop [July 25 - August 31, 2019]

SMTOWN LIVE 2019 is a 3 day K-pop festival/concert held by S.M. Entertainment. The concert will be held at the Tokyo Dome on 8/3/19 - 8/5/19 with artists such as BoA, TVXQ!, Red Velvet, EXO, f(x), and more.

In commemoration of the concert there will be a limited-time pop-up shop held at Tree Villiage in Tokyo Skytree Town from 7/25/19 - 8/31/19. There will also be a pop-up café as well!

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Hello Kitty x Kawaii Monster Café Menu Collaboration [July 12 - September 1, 2019]

In commemoration of the annual Sanrio Character Ranking 2019 where Hello Kitty won 1st place followed by Cinnamoroll & Pompompurin, there will be a special collaboration menu/event held with Kawaii Monster Cafe in the ‘Mel-Tea Hello Kitty Room’ from 7/12/19 - 9/1/19.

The theme for the collaboration is Harajuku x Kawaii x Hello Kitty (「原宿」×「KAWAII」×「ハローキティ」) and will feature 9 colorful and fun menu items inspired by Harajuku.

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Pretty Guardians Sailor Moon Ice Show 2020 Feat. Evgenia Medvedeva

June 2020 there will be a special Pretty Guardians Sailor Moon (美少女戦士セーラームーン) Ice Show event held in Japan featuring ice skaters such as Evgenia Medvedeva (エフゲニア・メドベージェワ) or Евгения Армановна Медведева who is a Russian figure skater who took the internet by storm with her Sailor Moon ice skating routine she performed at the 2016 Dreams on Ice exhibition.

Sailor Moon is celebrating 25 years this year so many special events will be held across the country.

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Carole & Tuesday x Marion Crepes collaboration [June 29 - July 12, 2019]

Carole & Tuesday ( キャロル&チューズデイ) is a Japanese anime TV series that begun airing April 2019 in Japan and on Netflix.

Marion Crepes is one of the most well-known crepe stores in Japan. This collaboration between Carole & Tuesday x Marion Crepes will take place for a limited-time at 3 stores in Tokyo, Japan from 6/29/19 - 7/12/19.

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Bungo Stray Dogs x Churro Star [June 1 - July 5, 2019]

Bungo Stray Dogs the anime will be having a limited time collaboration with Churro Star which is a specialty churro store in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan. Churros are a fried dough pastry originating from Spain. Between 6/1/19 - 7/5/19 customers will be able to enjoy a special churro and collaboration goods from the BSD series.

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Seventeen Pop-Up Shop [May 24 - June 18, 2019]

SEVENTEEN is a Korean k-pop boy group consisting of 13 members under PLEDIS Entertainment. On 5/29/19 the group released their first single in Japan called ‘Happy Ending’.

To celebrate their Japan single release there will be a pop-up shop held with Shibuya109 in Shibuya & Osaka and with Tenjin Core in Fukuoka for a limited time between 5/24/19 - 6/18/19.

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Detective Pikachu x Roll Ice Cream Factory Collaboration [April 24 - May 10]

Detective Pikachu (名探偵ピカチュウ) is a live-action film releasing in Japan on 5/3/19. To commemorate the release of the film there will be a special collaboration held with the company Roll Ice Cream Factory which specializes in customized rolled ice cream ‘NY style’.

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Eromanga Sensei Exhibition [January 18 - February 17, 2019]

For a limited time there will be a special Eromanga Sensei ( エロマンガ先生) exhibition held at Tokyo Anime Center in DNP Plaza. This exhibition is free to enter and enjoy! If you’re a fan of the show and are looking for a free thing to around Tokyo then head over to the DNP plaza and check out the exhibit!

During this event fans will be able to enjoy a special Eromanga Sensei exhibition showcasing artwork used for the show, a life-size replica of Sagiri’s room, a café, merchandise shop & more!

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Yuri on Ice x Sanrio Characters Pop-Up Shop [January 22 - February 13, 2019]

Yuri!!! on Ice ( ユーリ オン アイス) is a Japanese figure skating anime TV series with a newly released film titled: ‘Yuri!!! on Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence’ being released in theaters in Japan January 2019.

In commemoration of the film a pop-up collaboration shop between Yuri on Ice x Sanrio Characters (ユーリ!!! on ICE × サンリオキャラクターズ) will be held inside of THEキャラSHOP in Ikebukuro.

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Made in Abyss x 兎座LEPUS shop [January 18 - March 17, 2019]

Made in Abyss ( メイドインアビス) is a Japanese manga series with an anime and recent film adaptation that released in theaters in Japan with two parts.

In commemoration a limited-time collaboration [メイドインアビス×兎座LEPUS 兎座ナナチ] will be held from 1/18/19 - 3/17/19. During this timeframe visitors can purchase special collaboration baked goods & merchandise from the bakery and from AMNIBUS STORE!

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