The building has 7 floors, and all of them are filled with Animation goods! Animate is one of the biggest companies which represent what Akihabara is. Comics, Animation DVDs, Anime songs, Character goods, and anything about Animation are there. You will be surprised with the so many titles of comics in front of the entrance first.
- 7F： DVD・Blue-Ray Discs/Event Space
- 6F： Animation, Voice Actors’CD, Games, Game Songs
- 5F： Character Goods, Figure, Trading Cards
- 4F： Character Goods
- 3F： Comics, Novels
- 2F： Comics, Novels, Light Novels
- 1F： Magazines, Souvenir, Tickets
It is more difficult to look for what they DO NOT have. If you have already decided what you want to buy, it’s better to ask staffs than you look for by yourself.
It is fun by just looking at the decoration and advertisement in each floor.
Huge amount of anime song CDs and DVDs. There are original goods which you can get them only in Animate such as Character’s card or Posters. Also limited versions of the shop are popular.
Wall, Stairs, and even the door of the elevator are filled with animation characters. This is Akihabara!
These are the materials for drawing comics. Young cartoonists visit here frequently.
Even the bottle of Sake, the cute girls are printed and called “Moe-Sake.” It’s good for souvenir of Akihabara.
If you call yourself as a fun of Japanese Animation, just try to walk from top floor to the ground. They must have your favorite goods. There is adult designated goods in some products.
- NAME：Animate Akihabara
- ADDRESS：4-3-2 Sotokanda Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0021
- HOURS OF OPERATION：From 10:00 to 21:00.