Mall Culture, Reviews, Features & Nostalgia!

In countries such as Japan, Singapore and Korea you can’t walk through a Mall which doesn’t have a store dedicated to all things anime and manga. The picture is slightly different in America though - all but the largest cities have dedicated Japanese pop-culture stores (such as the mighty Japanese...

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It is a thinly veiled secret that the Olinas Shopping Mall in the Kinshichou neighbourhood of Sumida, Tokyo was the inspiration for the TRON Mall which appears in massive hit anime, ‘SCHOOL-LIVE!’. Last year, the two came together in real life to turn the Olinas Mall into the TRON Mall as part...

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There are many Mall lovers and Anime lovers. However, lovers of Malls IN Anime - now that is niche! For those of you who do meet in the sweet-spot of this Venn diagram of awesomeness, there have been many occasions where these two worlds have collided. This is a (totally un-) comprehensive list of m...

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