There were Tokiwa-so between Shiina-machi and Higashi-Nagasaki, one stop and two stops on the Seibu Ikebukuro line from Ikebukuro.
I will share places where you can enjoy manga and anime, including sacred places for manga.
- 1.Manga/Animation in Ikebukuro East
- 2.Manga/Animation in Ikebukuro West
- 3.Sunshine City
- 4.Shiinamachi,Higashinagasaki AREA
- 5.Ooizumigakuen Station
- 6.【MAP】Ikebukuro Ramen
1.Manga/Animation in Ikebukuro East
1-1.Floor for Gundam goods(LABI1 Ikebukuro Mobile Dream Kan)
Yamada Denki’s LABI1 Ikebukuro Mobile Dream Hall has a dedicated floor for Gundam goods (Gunpla).
There are tools so that you can make purchased Gunpla on the spot.
1-2.EVANGELION STORE TOKYO-01（Ikebukuro P’PARCO 2nd floor）
The 9th anniversary will be reached in November 2020.
All items of “EVANGELION” such as apparel items, figures and miscellaneous goods are available.
2.Manga/Animation in Ikebukuro West
2-1.Jungle(ikebukuro Marui 7th floor)
A full assortment of anime goods centered on figures.
They heve a wide range of anime goods, mainly used figures, key chains, stationery, and apparel.
Mazinger Z is standing.
2-2.KAMEN RIDER THE DINER（仮面ライダー ザ ダイナー）
The official restaurant where the Kamen Rider series and “Pasela Resorts” collaborated.
Inside the store inspired by Shocker’s secret base, there are statues of Kamen Riders and figures of successive riders lined up in a row.
Sunshine City has meny anime or manga or game shops
The Donguri kyowakoku offers a variety of character goods that are familiar with Studio Ghibli, such as “My Neighbor Totoro” and “Kiki’s Delivery Service”.
There is a bus stop outside the shop.
Totoro is waiting for the bus.
3-2.Pikachu-Sweets by Pokemon Cafe
Pastel-colored Pikachu welcomes you.
Because it is a take-out type, it can be used without reservation.
This is a business type only found in Ikebukuro.
If you like Pokemon, be sure to stop by.
3-3.ONE PIECE Mugiwara Store（麦わらストア）
The largest “ONE PIECE” official goods shop in history.
More than 10,000 original and anime items!
There are plenty of limited goods that can only be purchased at the Mugiwara (Straw)Store.
Japan Animation Official Shop which handles character goods of Japanese animation productions
You can meet Raccoon Rascal and Chibimarukochan
There was Tokiwa-so in the middle of Shiinamachi Station and Higashi-Nagasaki Station, one or two stops from Ikebukuro Station on the Seibu Ikebukuro Line.
At Shiinamachi Station, there are many murals related to manga artists from Tokiwa-so and related maps.
Let’s look for it.
4-2.Manga Jizou in Kongo-in Temple
Shiina-machi has an apartment called ” #tokiwaso ” where manga artists had passed their youth days.
There was also an atelier village called #ikebukuromontparnasse
This Manga-jizo makes Connection among of creative people.
The police box in front of Higashi-Nagasaki Station is a building resembling Tokiwa-so.
Oizumigakuen Station can be reached in about 15 minutes by taking a semi-express ride from Ikebukuro Station.
Oizumi Gakuen has Toei Animation which shoots Japan’s first domestic animation.
Therefore, it is said to be the birthplace of Japanese animation.
This is where the Ikebukuro geek was born and raised.
5-1.TOEI ANIMATION MUSEUM
This museum will display the works that their company has produced so far and works they will produce in the future.
They truly hope you will be touched by these works of animation that are loved around the world and experience their charm.
They confident that new sources of enjoyment and discoveries await you.
5-2.Oizumi Anime Gate
Oizumigakuen is the birthplace of Japanese animation
There are characters related to Nerima