News and New Japanese Art

Sep 13, 2016

All in stock issues of Talking Heads magazine are now on clearance for $19. Please log in to receive the discounted price.

Talking Heads Japanese Art Magazine

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Sep 2, 2016

[You missed it. =( The sale is over already!]
A little spur of the moment sale, use coupon code LABOR2016 and save 50% off any of these items!

Trevor Brown Boy t-shirt Trevor Brown Fix Me Doll t-shirt Trevor Brown i-Nazi t-shirt Trevor Brown Viscera t-shirt
Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt black Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt natural Hikari Shimoda Funeral poster SIGNED Hikari Shimoda Power Line and Rabbit poster SIGNED
Trevor Brown Alice Which Dreamed It poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Toy Box poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Angels of Death SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Black Tuesday SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Fermentation of a Hermaphrodite SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Twin Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Eyeball Bug and Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Horn of a Master of Curses SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Alice's Nightmare SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Shintoku Maru Takato Yamamoto poster Like a Curtain of Ashes SIGNED Tama Disregarded Warning poster SIGNED
Tama Honey Trick poster SIGNED Tama Maidenhood poster SIGNED Tama Servants for Me poster SIGNED Tama Your Aid poster SIGNED

Sale ends Monday at midnight (NYC time).


Aug 19, 2016

A handful of prints by Toshio Saeki are now available! A few previously available prints were restocked and there's also some brand new (to AkaTako) ones. "Chimushi" prints are mostly from 1999 and the tri-tone prints are from 2006. All signed, numbered, and dated.

Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 9 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 10 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 15 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 16 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 17
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 18 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 19 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 20 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 21 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 22
Toshio Saeki Offset Print 1 Toshio Saeki Offset Print 6      

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Aug 13, 2016

[Books have arrived as of September 8, 2016!]
Now available for pre-order, bilingual (Japanese-English) book illustrated by Takato Yamamoto and Aquirax Uno celebrates the 100th anniversary of Kyoka Izumi's famous play "Tale of a Castle Keep" (Tenshu Monogatari). Arriving end of August +/-, with a total of 48 illustrations. Regular edition and special limited edition available now!

Tale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax UnoTale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno Ltd Ed
 Tale of a Castle Keep
Regular Edition

Tale of a Castle Keep
Limited Edition

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Jul 1, 2016

Starting July 2 and ending July 4, there will be three big bursts of sale/discounted items on AkaTako!

Each day at midnight, 50+ items will be added to the SALE section. The following day at midnight, the previous day sale items are removed and 50+ new items will be added. You must be LOGGED IN to AkaTako to see sale items! Please email if you have any issues or need any help.

Three days, 50+ different items each day! So if you see an item that is on sale one day, you must buy it that day - it will not be on sale tomorrow!

AkaTako 2016 Burst Sale Calendar

All times listed are NYC time (GMT-4). Sale prices are not valid on previously purchased items. Sale prices are only valid for the time they are in the sale section. Please email if you have any issues or need any help.


Jun 21, 2016

Just arrived, Suehiro Maruo's "true color" Midori and Mr. Arashi figure - with or without original packaging - and a Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure with the original packaging!

Suehiro Maruo Shoujo Tsubaki figure Suehiro Maruo Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure boxed
Midori and Mr. Arashi figure Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure

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Jun 12, 2016

Five more new Midori items by Suehiro Maruo have just been added. There's two styles of tote bags, two colors of bandanas, and one mini clear file all featuring the protagonist of Shoujo Tsubaki.

Suehiro Maruo Midori Black Tote Bag Suehiro Maruo Midori Natural Tote Bag Suehiro Maruo Midori Blue Bandana Suehiro Maruo Midori Pink Bandana Suehiro Maruo Midori Clear File
Black Tote Bag Natural Tote Bag Blue Bandana Pink Bandana Clear File

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Jun 10, 2016

Signed copies of the second volume of Suehiro Maruo's "Tomino Jigoku" are now available! Now you can read on to see what adventures the unfortunate twins Tomino and Katan will find themselves in.

Suehiro Maruo Tomino Jigoku 1 SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Tomino Jigoku 2 SIGNED
Suehiro Maruo
Tomino Jigoku 1
Suehiro Maruo
Tomino Jigoku 2

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