Shibuya PARCO to Host Cardcaptor Sakura Cafe for a Limited Time
Popular magical girl series Cardcaptor Sakura is getting a brand-new collaboration cafe at Shibuya PARCO for a limited time! The event is happening from November 13, 2021, until January 10, 2022, and will feature an original menu inspired by the most recent anime adaptation Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card.
Plenty of sweets and themed drinks will be available, with the main character Sakura featured in the event’s key visual. How would you like to come to the ‘colorful à la mode’ cafe?
Sakura and Friends Sweets Party Set: ¥3,960 (Tax Included)
Order Bonus: Sakura Clear Lunch Mat
Sakura Doll Cake (Pink ver.): ¥1,650 (Tax Included)
Sakura Doll Cake (Blue ver.): ¥1,650 (Tax Included)
Sakura Doll Cake (Yellow ver.): ¥1,650 (Tax Included)
Kero’s Creamy Gnocchi -Surprise: It’s Takoyaki flavored?!- : ¥1,430 (Tax Included)
Sakura’s Fruit Tea Soda: ¥990 (Tax Included, available for takeout)
Paper Lunch Mat for Visitors to the Cafe (2 varieties)
Menu Order Bonus
Acrylic Diorama Stand Part 2: ¥3,080 (Tax Included)
Swinging Keychain: ¥880 (Tax Included)
Heart Pin (Random, 6 varieties): ¥550 (Tax Included)
Stainless Steel Bottle feat. Kero, Suppi, and Momo: ¥2,750 (Tax Included)
Advanced Reservation Bonus – Sakura’s Invitation (3 varieties)
The original art for the cafe was drawn by illustrator Etoile et Griotte, and fans of the long-running series won’t want to miss out!
Shibuya TOKYO PARADE goods&cafe
Running: November 13, 2021 – January 10, 2022
Location: Shibuya PARCO 6F
(Last Food Order at 19:00 / Last Drink Order 19:30)
Official Site: https://cafe.parco.jp/parade/detail/?id=7203
Cardcaptor Sakura Inspires Four Pairs of Gorgeous Pumps
Women’s fashion brand mayla classic is now accepting orders for four unique pairs of pumps inspired by Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card!
The collection features four pairs of shoes inspired by Sakura’s iconic battle costumes seen in the anime series.
The elaborate finishes make it seem like the costumes have been directly transformed into shoes! These are perfect to wear for a special occasion or to simply put on display in your home.
Cardcaptor Sakura Iconic Pumps
Order Period: June 15 at 12:00 – July 18 at 23:59
Where to Buy: mayla classic Online Store
Price: ¥28,600 (Tax Included)
How to Buy: https://mayla.jp/SHOP/sha2433.html
Sanrio Inspired Touken Ranbu Collaboration Cafes to Open in Shibuya and Nagoya PARCO
Touken Ranbu has become a worldwide phenomenon over the past decade. The handsome characters are a hit with female fans, and now, PARCO is teaming up with Sanrio to reimagine everyone’s favorite swords-turned-dudes into chibi, pastel versions of themselves. Fans can enjoy seeing the kawaii form of their favorite characters at a special collaboration cafe coming to Shibuya and Nagoya soon.
Lineup at a Glance
Kogitsunemaru’s Lunch Plate for Kids
Oodenta Mitsuyo and Sohayanotsurugi’s Mini Burger Plate
Izuminokami Kanesada and Horikawa Kunihiro’s Berry Pancakes
Konnosuke’s Fruit Parfait
Acrylic Pick A (20 varieties): ¥440 each
Acrylic Pick B (20 varieties): ¥440 each
Acrylic Magnet Round 2, Set A (Random, 20 varieties): ¥550 each
Acrylic Magnet Round 2, Set B (Random, 20 varieties): ¥550 each
The cafe will offer an original menu inspired by the characters from the free-to-play video game and anime series. A shop attached to the collaboration cafe will also be selling original merchandise, so fans won’t want to miss stocking up.
Wanpaku! Touken Ranbu Cafe #2
Venue: Shibuya TOKYO PARADE Goods & Cafe (Shibuya PARCO 6F)
Running: May 21 – July 11, 2022
Official Site: https://cafe.parco.jp/parade/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/TOKYO_PARADE_
Venue: Nagoya THE GUEST Cafe & Diner (Nagoya PARCO West Building 8F)
Running: June 10 – July 19, 2022
Official Site: http://www.parco.co.jp
Cardcaptor Sakura Anime Series 25th Anniversary Project Unveiled
Cardcaptor Sakura made its debut on Japanese television on April 7, 1998. To celebrate the series’ 25th anniversary, a number of exciting events are underway!
CLAMP’s Cardcaptor Sakura manga series was serialized in the monthly manga magazine Nakayoshi from June 1996 until August 2000 and remains a massive hit to this day.
The series celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2016 with the announcement of a new anime series, Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Arc, which aired in 2018. The manga has sold over 19 million copies worldwide and its popularity has spread around the world to fans of all ages.
Sanrio Collaboration Capsule Toys – Minifigure Series 2 / Cardcaptor Sakura 25th Anniversary Lunch Mat
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the anime’s original broadcast, a series of new goods, collaboration cafes, and events are planned for 2022. Those who grew up with the show should be sure to grab some cute items perfect for adults!
A collaboration room inspired by Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Arc will also be available to book soon! Aside from Sakura, Kero, Syaoran, and Tomoyo voice lines that will play in the room, guests can also enjoy a full dinner course using concepts and designs from the Cardcaptor Sakura world.
Those who stay at the hotel will also receive a number of special take-home goods featuring illustrations drawn exclusively for the collaboration. Other original goods will also be available for purchase through the room’s catalog and on the official website.
The Cardcaptor Sakura collaboration cafe that ran until February 6, 2022 at Shibuya PARCO in Tokyo will also head to Nagoya and Osaka! Don’t miss the special menu and exclusive goods.
Cardcaptor Sakura Anime Series 25th Anniversary Project
Running until April 25, 2022
Address: Nagoya PARCO West Building 8F ‘THE GUEST Cafe & Diner’
Official Site: http://the-guest.com/ccsakuracafe_nagoya/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/cc_parco
Running until May 15, 2022
Address: Shinsaibashi PARCO 6F ‘THE GUEST Cafe & Diner’
Official Site: http://the-guest.com/ccsakuracafe_osaka/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/theguestosaka
Shibuya PARCO Art Figure Gallery 1/ONE SLASH Opens with Sophie’s Atelier 2 Installation
Shibuya PARCO is scheduled to open a new art figure gallery, 1/ONE SLASH, in April 2022. Pop culture content like anime, comics, and games will feature heavily at this new fifth-floor location, with popular characters being recreated in 3D form.
Guests will be able to browse figures in the art gallery portion, and will also be able to purchase figures that they enjoy at the shop. The figures on display will be created by Design Coco, a company with an excellent reputation for producing high-quality figures, including life-size figures.
Title #1 – Sophie’s Atelier 2: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Dream
The first 1/ONE SLASH production will be both life-size and 1/7th scale figures of Sophie from the popular Koei Tecmo game Sophie’s Atelier 2: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Dream. The title is one of the best-selling games in the 25-year-old Atelier series. Character designs are being provided by NOCO and Yugen.
Fans of the recently-released game won’t want to miss this showing!
1/ ONE SLASH
Location: Shibuya PARCO 5F
Eternal Shojo Cafe Opens in Shibuya, Features Collaboration Menu Inspired by 90s Anime
Five nostalgic and popular shojo anime series from the 90s and early 2000s are being honored at a limited-time collaboration cafe in Shibuya! Hime-chan’s Ribbon, Akazukin Chacha, Nurse Angel Ririka SOS, Kodomo no Omocha, and Full Moon wo Sagashite are being honored with new character-inspired menu items and exclusive goods until March 21, 2022. The cafe is being held at TOKYO PARADE goods&cafe on the 6th floor of Shibuya PARCO.
Hime-chan and Pokota’s Donut Tower / Pokota’s Maple Chicken Donut Sandwich
Akazukin Chacha Dessert Plate / Magical Princess Strawberry Milk / Shiine’s Homemade Curry
Nurse Angel Ririka SOS
Ririka Life Flower Parfait / Nurse Angel Ririka’s Vaccine Soda
Kodomo no Omocha
Sana and Hayama’s Rice Omurice / Maro-chan’s Chocolate Chestnut Drink
Full Moon wo Sagashite
Takuto and Meruki’s Green Onion Ramen / Full Full Moon Cheesecake / Takuto’s Apple Vinegar Jelly Drink / Meruko’s Peach Vinegar Jelly Drink
Bonus: Paper Lunch Mat with Original Design
Bonus: One Randomly Selected Coaster (17 varieties) for Each Drink Ordered
Eternal Shojo Cafe
Running: February 10 – March 21, 2022
Address: TOKYO PARADE goods&cafe (Shibuya PARCO 6F)
Hours: 11:00-20:00 (Last Food Order at 19:00, Last Drink Order at 19:30)
Official Site: https://cafe.parco.jp/parade/
BE:FIRST Photo Exhibition “We Just Gifted.” Ver. 2 Opens at Shibuya PARCO
In October 2021, boy band BE:FIRST held their first photo exhibition at Shibuya PARCO. Now, a second version of the exhibition is triumphantly returning to the Tokyo venue!
BE:FIRST is a seven-member dance and vocal group created during THE FIRST boy band audition. Organized by BMSG, a company founded by popular rapper SKY-HI, the group immediately amassed an army of fans from around the world. The photo exhibition held in Tokyo, Nagoya, and online for three months starting in October attracted over 10,000 visitors.
In response to the large demand, the BE:FIRST Photo Exhibition “We Just Gifted.” recently visited Osaka, before returning to Tokyo. The first showing focused heavily on the member’s journey towards a major debut, but now, more than 80% of the photos have been replaced. Since BE:FIRST’s major debut on November 3, the boys have held their first solo concert and fan meetups. Over 200 photos of the members post-debut will be on display.
The online photo exhibition, which was scheduled to end on January 31, will be extended to coincide with the new exhibition at Shibuya PARCO. Be sure to check it out!
BE:FIRST PHOTO EXHIBITION “We Just Gifted.” Ver.2
Running: January 26, 2022 – February 8, 2022
Location: Shibuya PARCO B1F GALLERY X BY PARCO (15-1 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
Hours: 11:00-20:00 *Hours subject to change.
Admission: ¥500 (Tax Included) *Reservations required for all days. First-come, first-served. Re-entry is not permitted.
Official Exhibition Site: https://art.parco.jp/galleryx/detail/
*Content of the exhibition is subject to change without notice.
Tickets for the event are now available on the Livepocket website.
Buy Tickets: https://art.parco.jp/galleryx/detail/
Akane Shinjo from SSSS.GRIDMAN Inspires Pop-Up Store at Shibuya PARCO
From January 15 until January 30, a pop-up store inspired by the antagonist Akane Shinjo from Studio TRIGGER’s SSSS.GRIDMAN series will open on the 6th floor of Shibuya PARCO at the Tokyo Otaku Mode TOKYO store.
SSSS.GRIDMAN, released in 2018, has become a global hit. This limited-time shop will sell goods related to the character Akane Shinjo, with many featuring newly-drawn illustrations. The shop will double as an exhibition, with original drawings and other pieces from the show’s production available for guests to browse in the space. This was overseen by the team at Studio TRIGGER, the company behind the series. Certain surprises will also appear at the event, and a number of items will also be available for purchase online, so keep an eye out!
Masaru Sakamoto, the character designer and chief animation director for SSSS.GRIDMAN provided the original illustrations for the event.
Ⓒ円谷プロ Ⓒ2018 TRIGGER・雨宮哲／「GRIDMAN」製作委員会
Akane Shinjo Exhibition
Running: January 15 – January 30, 2022
Address: Tokyo Otaku Mode TOKYO, Shibuya PARCO 6F (15-1 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
Online Shop: PARCO ONLINE STORE / Tokyo Otaku Mode TOKYO
Pokemon ‘Brilliant Shining Festival’ Pop-Up Shop Opens at Shibuya PARCO
On November 19, 2021, Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl were released for the Nintendo Switch. Remakes of the original Diamond and Pearl titles, fans have been loving the new graphical and quality-of-life improvements. To commemorate their release, Shibuya PARCO will open a ‘Brilliant Shining Festival’ pop-up shop where children and adults alike can come together to snag some neat new merchandise inspired by both games.
The pop-up shop will be located in the COMINGSOON event space on the first floor of Shibuya PARCO from January 2 until January 12, 2022. The interior will be completely decorated in Pokemon style, and original snacks will also be available for purchase. (Snacks will also be available for purchase from the PARCO Online Store).
Along with buying some cute merch, a special password and sticker campaign will be held during the duration of the event. Just say some special words to the shop’s employees, get a sticker exchange ticket, and use it at the pop-up store. The password is ‘Brilliant Shining Festival!’
©Pokémon. ©Nintendo / Creatures Inc. / GAME FREAK inc.
Brilliant Shining Festival Pop-Up Store
Running: January 2 – January 12, 2022
Address: Shibuya PARCO 1F (15-1 Udagawacho, Shibuya, Tokyo)
Hours: 11:00-20:00 (January 2-11) *Open until 18:00 on January 12
Password & Sticker Gift Campaign
Running: January 2 – January 11, 2022
Hours: 11:00-20:00 (January 2-11) *Until 18:00 on January 12
Cardcaptor Sakura and Sanrio Collaborate on New Collection
A new collection of goods featuring Sakura Kinomoto and popular Sanrio characters is here! The collection features everyone’s favorite magical girl combined with beloved characters such as Hello Kitty, My Melody Pompompurin, Cinnamoroll, and Kuromi.
The Cardcaptor Sakura manga series was serialized from 1996 until 2000 in the monthly girls’ manga magazine Nakayoshi. In 2016, a new version of the series was released titled Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card and the magical girl series is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2021. An anime series aired from 1998 to 2000, with a Clear Card adaptation airing in 2018.
This is the second collaboration between Sanrio and Cardcaptor Sakura, with the first coming in 2018 with Little Twin Stars. In these collaboration designs, each Sanrio character wears costumes made by Sakura’s best friend Tomoyo, and Sakura wears a special costume with Hello Kitty and My Melody ears. One of these designs is only available at official Sanrio stores.
Sanrio Store Designs
The Sanrio Characters x Cardcaptor Sakura series will be available starting November 26 at Sanrio stores and November 25 at the Sanrio online shop.
Drawstring Bag Set: ¥1,980
Secret Acrylic Keychains (6 varieties): ¥715 each
Acrylic keychains and charms will come in blind packaging. Five of the designs have been revealed, but there is a sixth secret one to find!
Square Tags (5 varieties): ¥660 each / A5 Clear Folder (6 varieties): ¥385 each
Special Rubber Mascot Keychains
These keychains will be available in capsule machines nationwide, and in March 2022, Cardcaptor Sakura x Sanrio plushies will also be available!
©️C,ST/K,EP,N ©️’21 SANRIO 著作(株)サンリオ
Sanrio Characters x Cardcaptor Sakura
Collaboration Between Designer Tomo Koizumi and Marc Jacobs to Release in Japan Only
16.November.2021 | FASHION
Tomo Koizumi is one of Japan’s most popular up-and-coming young designers. At a young age, he began creating custom outfits for his female friends, and eventually, the editor of Vogue Italia Sara Maino posted an image of his incredible work on Instagram, netting him instant fame. Now, the creator is collaborating with Marc Jacobs on a Japan-only collection scheduled to be released on November 17, 2021.
At the 2019 New York Fashion Week, Koizumi was invited by Marc Jacobs to show his designs at the Marc Jacobs Madison Avenue store. The designer is known for his experimental and unique approach to clothing, always managing to shock audiences. This new collaboration will feature a number of colorful pieces featuring the signature stylings of Marc Jacob with Tomo Koizumi’s incredible ruffles. To celebrate this new limited-edition collab, Koizumi himself appears in many of the campaign images. Actress Yumi Adachi will also appear as a model.
Marc Jacobs’ iconic bag ‘The Snapshot’ serves as the centerpiece of the collection, along with plenty of ruffles and hairbands. A special series of one-of-a-kind garments handcrafted from scrap stock fabrics laying around in Jacobs’ atelier will be sold in limited quantities.
Tomo Koizumi x Marc Jacobs pop-up stores will appear at Isetan Shinjuku and HANKYU Umeda for a limited time from November 17 until November 23, 2021.
Tomo Koizumi x Marc Jacobs
Release Date: November 17, 2021
Online Store: https://www.marcjacobs.jp
Shibuya PARCO 2F (15-1 Udagawa-cho Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
Isetan Shinjuku Main Building 2F (3-14-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo)
Available: November 17 – November 23, 2021
HANKYU Umeda 3F (8-7 Kakuda-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka)
Available: November 17 – November 23, 2021
Shibuya PARCO to Hold Godzilla vs. Hedorah 50th Anniversary Exhibition
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Yoshimitsu Banno’s 1971 film Godzilla vs. Hedorah, Shibuya PARCO is holding a special exhibition from November 12 until November 23, 2021.
The venue will feature psychedelic imagery created by video artist Akiko Nakayama and a large-scale figure made by Chandelier artist Kim Songhe. Costumes and dioramas that were used to create the film in 1971 will be on show along with highly-treasured photos from the set.
Fans of Hedorah will also be able to buy unique merchandise including figures colored by artists such as Coin Parking Delivery and Keiji Ito.
Have you seen this classic kaiju film?
Hedorah 50th Anniversary Exhibition
Running: November 12 – November 23, 2021
Address: Shibuya PARCO B1F GALLERY X (15-1 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya)
Official Site: https://art.parco.jp/galleryx/detail/?id=800
Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Collaboration Cafe Coming to Shinsaibashi and Nagoya
Originally held within Shibuya PARCO, the Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon cafe is hitting the road! Starting November 11 at Shinsaibashi PARCO and November 27 at Nagoya PARCO, guests can enjoy a variety of Yashahime-themed food and merchandise for a limited time. The Shibuya location finished its run on November 9, and the new visual shows the show’s characters in front of a traditional tea house.
Food at a Glance
Drinks at a Glance
Kirara’s Manga Pancakes
(Returning Dishes) Inuyasha’s Beef Sandwich / Sesshomaru’s Cold Pasta
Four-Color Pen with Charm
Rainbow Pearl Candy Tin
Random Washi Pins (10 varieties)
Due to fan demand, certain dishes from the previous Inuyasha cafe will be returning for the Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon cafe. Exclusive merchandise will be sold at the cafe and online at the PARCO online store, so be sure to check it out!
Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Cafe at PARCO
THE GUEST cafe&diner Shinsaibashi PARCO
Address: Shinsaibashi PARCO 6F (1-8-3 Shinsaibashisuji, Chuo-ku, Osaka)
Running: November 11 – December 26, 2021
THE GUEST cafe&diner Nagoya PARCO
Address: Nagoya PARCO 8F (3-29-1 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya)
Running: November 27, 2021 – January 16, 2022
PARCO ONLINE STORE: https://bit.ly/3GUHwuA
Official Site: http://www.parco.co.jp