Welcome to AkaTako - your international source for underground and hard to find Japanese art: signed books, limited edition prints and posters, licensed enamel pins and t-shirts, artist produced postcards and mini books, original drawings and paintings, and lots more. We ship worldwide!
Not sure where to start? Check out the more popular artists and items just below. A bit further down the page is a news feed of everything going on with AkaTako.


Aug 8, 2018

On offer from Tokyo, three signed, numbered, limited edition giclée poster prints featuring the art of Hajime Sorayama have just been added. Each one comes from an edition of just 35 pieces and ships direct to you from Tokyo.

Hajime Sorayama print 4 Hajime Sorayama print 10 Hajime Sorayama print 15

Click the images above for more details or to place an order.

Jul 7, 2018

Several rare, out of print books have just been restocked to USA location. Please read the condition notes carefully.

Suehiro Maruo 28 Scenes of Murder
Suehiro Maruo
28 Scenes of Murder
Suehiro Maruo Shoujo Tsubaki 1st Ed
Suehiro Maruo
Shoujo Tsubaki 1st Ed.
Toshio Saeki Chimushi 1 1st Edition
Toshio Saeki
Chimushi 1
Toshio Saeki Chimushi 2 1st Edition
Toshio Saeki
Chimushi 2
Toshio Saeki Akai Hako 1st Edition
Toshio Saeki
Akai Hako 1st Ed.
Toshio Saeki Yumegakure Hebimaru
Toshio Saeki
Yumegakure Hebimaru
Toshio Saeki Yumenozoki
Toshio Saeki

Click the images or titles above for more information.

Jul 1, 2018

Available for pre-order now! New Shintaro Kago print of "Fetus Mandala" will be signed and numbered.

Shintaro Kago print Fetus Mandala SIGNED

Click the image to place an order and read more details.

Jun 24, 2018

Many items just restocked now for the USA location! Including Kenichi Murata, Kira Imai, Kozue Kuroki, Namio Harukawa, Shintaro Kago, Suehiro Maruo, and Takato Yamamoto. Most books are signed - please check individual descriptions.

Kenichi Murata Another Tale of Princess SIGNED Kenichi Murata Princess in the Underworld DVD Kira Imai Girls Kingdom Kozue Kuroki Le Spectre des Couleurs de la Petite Mort Namio Harukawa Garden of Domina SIGNED
Shintaro Kago Pin Badge Button set 2 Suehiro Maruo Midori Pin Green Suehiro Maruo Midori Pin Red Suehiro Maruo Midori Pin Set 2 Suehiro Maruo Midori Tote Bag Black
Suehiro Maruo Shoujo Tsubaki SIGNED Suehiro Maruo The Inferno In Bottles SIGNED Takato Yamamoto Phantom Vision of Peephole SIGNED Yoshiaki Machino Margarita SIGNED Yuji Moriguchi Postcard Set

Click the images above to view individual items, more photos, and details.

Jun 16, 2018

Arrived and images added, the giant book GRANDIOSO (660 pages!) which combines ALL THREE volumes of Maruograph DX revision. Page edges are a special black color, includes cardboard sleeve with holograph foil accents. There are 300 of these books in existence - the first 30 books include an original drawing (and are priced accordingly).

Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX Grandioso SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX Grandioso Book
DX Grandioso Front Cover DX Grandioso Book and Edges

AkaTako has just two of the ORIGINAL DRAWING versions available.

Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX Grandioso Original Drawings
#1/300 - BALTHUS
Ships from USA location
#29/300 - BELLA LUGOSI
Ships from EU location

Detailed explanation of Maruograph Editions.

May 26, 2018

All posters are now available for immediate purchase - no need to inquire first!
Just select the ship from location and add to cart. Yay!

Hikari Shimoda Funeral poster SIGNED Hikari Shimoda Power Line & Rabbit (Secret) poster SIGNED Shintaro Kago poster Body Tour Sugoroku SIGNED Takato Yamamoto Poster Fermentation of a Hermaphrodite Takato Yamamoto Poster Twin Roses
Takato Yamamoto Poster Alice's Choice Takato Yamamoto Poster Alice's Nightmare Takato Yamamoto Poster Shintoku-Maru Tama Honey Trick poster SIGNED Tama Maidenhood poster SIGNED
Tama Your Aid poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Alice poster Which Dreamed It? Trevor Brown Girls War poster Angels of Death Trevor Brown Girls War poster Black Tuesday Trevor Brown poster Girl on Toilet
Trevor Brown Pandora poster Appleheart Trevor Brown Pandora poster Child of Satan, Child of God Trevor Brown Dom Bitch poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Spikey Sun poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Toy Box poster SIGNED

Click the images above to visit each poster directly.

May 21, 2018

All Kitanya Design Factory kinbaku charms are back in stock if it is possible for them to be restocked! Large size maneki neko lucky cat doll also instock.
Both USA and Europe locations shipping now.

Lucky Cat Karada Kinbaku Doll Camera Karada Kinbaku Charm Clown Karada Kinbaku Charm Octopus in Clay Pot Karada Kinbaku Charm
Black Mask Bunny Karada Kinbaku Charm Bunny & Cat Pair Karada Kinbaku Charm White Bunny Karada Kinbaku Charm White Bunny Kikko Blue Kinbaku Charm
Panda Karada Kinbaku Charm Polar Bear Karada Kinbaku Charm Raccoon Karada Kinbaku Charm Japanese Schoolgirl Sailor Uniform Kinbaku Charm

Click the image above to go direct to the charm/doll.

Apr 17, 2018

The first ever THIRD volume of Suehiro Maruo's MARUOGRAPH is now available! Two hundred pages of all new artworks. Available in both pink and military green covers. (Actual photos coming soon - books arrive ~end of April).

Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX III pink SIGNED
Maruograph DX III
pink cover
Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX III green SIGNED
Maruograph DX III
military green cover

And arriving ~mid-May, the GRANDIOSO edition combines all three volumes of Maruograph into one giant book! Signed, numbered, limited edition of only 300 pieces altogether. Numbers 1-30 include a small original drawing, numbers 31-300 do not.

Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX Grandioso 30 SIGNED
Grandioso #1-30
(includes original drawing)
Suehiro Maruo Maruograph DX Grandioso SIGNED
Grandioso #31-300
(no original drawing)

All images are samples only and will be replaced after the books are physically in stock.