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Hobby Tengoku

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If there is one place that you need to visit in Akihabara then that would be Hobby Tengoku - the Volks store located right outside Akihabara station.
Its filled with all of your hobby needs including Gundam's, Dolls, Figures and anime merchandise.

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To get to Hobby Tengoku, just get off at Akihabara station Electric Town exit - but turn right after the ticket barriers and walk towards the main Chuo Dori street - you will see Hobby Tengoku on the right.
東京都千代田区外神田1-18-20

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Volk's Hobby Tengoku in Akihabara is comprised of 3 floors - 1st floor contains anime/otaku souvenir, 2nd floor has figures/plastic models and 3rd floor features doll and doll related products.

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Just by the cashier is...

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...the huge Moekana and Moekanji corner! The first collaboration with Volks x Mirai Suenaga.

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Hobby Tengoku has a load of foreign customers - luckily Mirai-chan can speak the same languages as me to guide them. Like father like daughter ^^;;

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Akihabara Oppai Pudding and Fit's Link - Lotte X Gundam collaborated Zaku chewing gum.

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Chunibyou Tablets [中二病タブレット] - for those with Middle School 2nd Year Syndrome.

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Japanese emoticon inspired Daifuku.

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Moe-Russian roulette cookies - like in the game of Russian roulette, 2 out of 12 cookies are very hot n spicy. Serious otaku will go for the ones the left in which 10 of the 12 cookies are extremely spicy.

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Idol festival corner - for fans of idol training games such as Idolm@ster and Aikatsu.

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Cuties from Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls. Check out Cospa for more of their Tsumamare Strap series [つままれストラップ].

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Ita-iPhone cases. Which one tickles your fancy?

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Tsumamare Strap for Gilgamesh, Irisviel and Kiritsugu from Fate/Zero.

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Ita-tumbler [痛ンブラー] and ita-mug cups.

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Which one of these dakimakura brides to you take to be yours?

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Hobby Tengoku also has a corner dedicated for trading cards such as Bushiroad's Vanguard.

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Wide variety of Nyanko-sensei apparels from Natsume Yujin-cho.

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Folks can expect to find tons of second-hand garage-kits, dolls, toys and action figures from these rental showcases in the Otakara CLUB Yume no Kuni section [お宝クラブ 夢の国].

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Hundreds of rental showcases - some may have rare figures and goodies.

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If you fancy adding any of the showcase goodies to your collection, simply fill in the order slip with the rental case number/item number and lineup at the counter.

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Sword Art Online Asuna Trading Strap Collection.

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Evangelion 2-Way Fragrance Mist for the body and clothing to keep your B.O under control.

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Now we take a lookie at the second floor which is filled to the brim with figures, plastic models and tools to craft them.

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Beach Queens figure series by Wave. How many of you have these girlies in your collection?

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Examples of some of the customization on nendoroid's blank expressions.

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Mountain of fresh new figurines in the store.

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Girls und Panzer corner with loadsa related goodies.

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Hobby Tengoku also carry huge selection of gunplas and model kits.

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If this is your first time buying gunplas then don't worry - 2nd floor has everything you need to get you started including sandpaper, spray paints etc.

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Tamiya spray n top coat.

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Airbrushes and sculpt knives.

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And finally here is the 3rd floor dedicated to everything doll related.

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Optional parts and heads for DD (Dollfie Dream).

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If the retailed ones aren't your cup of tea, crafty folks can make a doll of their own from these custom heads.

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Oppai parts come in variation to cater for all tastes.

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Optional hand parts for DDs.

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You can change the eyes on your dollfie dream simply by opening the cap and securing them in the right position with a sticky tack.

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Optional parts for MDD (mini dollfie dream).

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Dollfie Dream Sister Marisa and Reimu from Touhou.

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Each of these photo spaces can be rented for up to 30 mins depending on how any are waiting behind you giving you evil looks.

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Dollfie Dream Sister Nanami from the After School Akihabara Girls.

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Tis the election season in Japan and so was the Dollfie Dream world a few months ago. Head over to the official site for the results.

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A small corner for doll owners to show off their gorgeous sons and daughters - Just print out a picture and post it on the cork board.

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All sorts of wig in different style, color and size.

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Consigned goods made by dealers including accessories, clothing and even weapons.

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Asuna Dollfie.

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経済産業省クリエイティブ産業国際展開懇談会委員。
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