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Fri 2010/07/23 16:14 JST
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Was out filming in Akihabara for a new TV show that I'm presenting on that I'll talk about in another post - another program in addition to Culture:Japan.
Spent most of the day wondering around looking for gems and we found a big gem of a shop called Leonardo.

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Leonardo is located near Akihabara station at:-
千代田区外神田4-3-11 - Google Maps > http://ow.ly/2fsoM
There is no shop sign and when its closed, one would have no idea where it is..

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The first thing that caught my eye was the spare Gunpla parts in the boxes outside the which lead me to look at the windows where I saw a lovely cute 2D girlie - which then lead me inside to find a treasure box full O gems!

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This is the girlie that called out to me. I think the artist is Suzuka?

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Leonardo is packed full of retro figures, kits, gacha, trading figures, eroge, CDs, DVD's, posters and a load of other merchandise.

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The special thing about Leonardo is that they also stock a load of stuff which come as a freebie with magazines - key chains, figures, dakimakura covers, mousepads, posters and wot not.
They also got a load of promotional stuff which are used as pre-order exclusives.

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The first time I saw a moe water filled mousepad.

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Dollfie sized dakimakura.

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Prices at Leonardo are reasonable and if you spend more than 2,000 yen then you get 30% off the total price.

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Wanted to stay here all day long rummaging through the shelves but had to head to the next filming location.

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Going to leave you in the shop while I write up more Akihabara stuff.

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