Magical Kawaii Collectibles (Sailormoon & Cardcaptor Sakura) From Kotobukiya & ANIMATE Akihabara

Hello everybody!

Kaila here, your resident Kawaii toy hoarder! :))

I went to Kotobukiya Akihabara last week and I realized that it is a heaven for Cardcaptor Sakura, Sailormoon, Creamy Mami, and more!

If you love all things ota-cute, a trip to Kotobukiya is definitely worth your trip! :)


(lol, random photo of me from 2 years ago + current hihi)


HUHU LOOK AT THAT. This is what the Sailormoon & CCS corner looks like ;_;


Kotobukiya Akihabara Address

Okashima Bldg., 1-8-8, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Sun-Thurs: 10:00 – 20:00 / Fri, Sat: 10:00 – 21:00 / Days Closed: Open 365 days a year


Kotobukiya Akihabara Google Maps



They have S.H.Figuarts / Bandai / etc.!




Near Kotobukiya area, there’s a nearby Animate branch. Just a 3-minute walk from Kotobukiya ~

animate-cardcaptor-sakura-toys.jpg*HEAVY BREATHING*


Animate Akihabara






(just found this interesting, lolol)

Animate Akihabara Address

Address:〒 101-0021 Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 4-3-2
Access:3-minute walk JR “Akihabara Station” from the Denkigaiguchi exit
Opening hour:10:00~21:00
Phone:03-5209-3330 (Japanese)



Please don’t blame us if you’ve hoarded too much!


Kaila and Ashley

Where To Get Studio Ghibli / Totoro Items in Tokyo

Konnichiwa Kawaii Tokyo Travelers!

One of our frequently asked questions is where to find Studio Ghibli goods / everything Totoro. Here are some of our tips for your Ghibli hoarding!


You can buy original merch from KIDDYLAND Harajuku and from chosen Village Vanguard branches.

When I visited Kyoto, I discovered a “Donguri Garden” shop. They also have one in Tokyo Station (Tokyo Character Street area). : )

For the shop list of their official goods shop, check this link for a list of Donguri branches.

donguri garden

Totoro washi tapes from Donguri Garden.

Also available from the online shop we’ll be recommending below.


From a Village Vanguard branch & Japan Lover Me Store


From NHK Character Shop located at Tokyo Solamachi.



If you are looking for this totoro bed, click here for our eBay shop suggestions!

And yes, that’s me :)))

 Studio Ghibli Online Shop in Japan

As I was researching, I discovered a website that has a huge collection of Studio Ghibli merchandise!

Donguri Sora ( is selling original / official goods from Studio Ghibli. You can purchase your Ghibli favorites via’s Japan Deputy Shopping Service.

donguri sora



Hope this entry would be useful to our fellow Totoro readers! Please do leave a comment below if you’ve found another secret haven in Tokyo, hehe! <3

(P.S. You can also check Ashley’s Studio Ghibli Museum visit on her blog if you are planning to go to this magical place in Mitaka.)