Featured Articles tagged as "Location"
Ten Epic Underground Cities in Anime
Anime has some incredible cities. Some marvels are located not in front of our faces, but under our feet. These 10 underground anime cities may have their reasons for heading into the earth, but they're stilll pretty impressive to behold.
The Best Anime Amusement Parks, Real and Imagined
Amusement parks in anime are a mixed bag - they can be awesomely fun, or terrifyingly creepy. If fictional theme parks are not your thing, we've got you covered with a list of real anime amusement parks too!
Anime World Tour: 7 Anime Set in 7 Continents
Anime has invaded the world, not only in real life, but also on screen. After all, the world is anime's stage. No continent, no matter how big or small, has gone unrecognized. Pack your bags because the anime world tour of a lifetime has just begun!
Otaku Girls: A Guide
Who are otaku girls? What are they like? How do you talk to one? What are some examples in anime? All these questions and more will be answered here, in our guide about the who's, where's, and what's about otaku girls in anime and in real life.
Guide to the Fujiko F. Fujio Museum - Doraemon is waiting!
The Fujiko F. Fujio Museum is an art museum filled with the whimsical creations of the iconic mangaka, Hiroshi Fujimoto, more commonly known by his pen name, Fujiko F. Fujio. From Doraemon to Kiteretsu Daihyakka to everything in between, come explore this world of wonder!
Guide to the Studio Ghibli Museum - Come meet Totoro and his friends!
I'm sure you have watched at least one of the array of Ghibli masterpieces out there. My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke - the list goes on and on! Alongside two adorable guides, let us delve into the whimsical world of Ghibli at the famous Studio Ghibli Museum in Mitaka!
Guide of Tokyo Station - Shops, Restaurants and Tons of Anime!
With a history of over 100 years, Tokyo Station is not only an important base of transportation for the people in Japan, but also a famous landmark for the most populated city in the country. Get ready to explore one of the world's most renowned train stations. All aboard!
Top 15 Perfect Anime Houses: Home Sweet Homes
Home is where the heart is, but sometimes, people need more than just love. Ever fantasized about living in your anime dream house? Come check out this collection of 15 magnificent anime houses, each unique in their own way. Some are beautiful and cozy, while others have more extravagant forms!
Anime in Real Life: Osaka
This issue of AiRL takes us out of Tokyo to beautiful Osaka! So many anime are set in or have scenes in this area. Hold tight as we embark on a whirlwind tour of both the city itself and its surrounding wards!
Anime in Real Life: Studio Ghibli
Studio Ghibli (pronounced "Ji-bu-ri" in Japanese) is renowned for creating magical worlds of fantasy. But some of them might be more real than you think. Come take a look!
Anime in Real Life: Ikebukuro
Come explore yet another Tokyo central area! This week's destination is Ikebukuro, the home city of Durarara!, Otome Road, and much more!
Anime in Real Life: Harajuku
Today's topic is the area inside Shibuya that made it big in the 90's with Gwen Stefani's hit song "Harajuku Girls". Harajuku has gained a reputation for being the center of alternative fashion such as decorer, gothic lolita, and punk. But in reality, it's much less strange than you'd think!
Anime in Real Life: Akihabara, the City of Anime
Akihabara is perhaps the most (in?)famous place in Tokyo for anime viewers. In fact, you could call it the City of Anime. Let's take a look at how Akiba is portrayed in different anime. Note: As with the previous AiRL article, mild spoilers may occur in screenshots of the various series.
Anime in Real Life: Shibuya Station
Japan is full of different sights and sounds. Many of these areas are used as reference images in your favorite animes! Let's delve into the backgrounds of different shows and explore Japan! Today's article is about the fashion central, Shibuya Station.
Exclusive Soul Eater Tour through Death City, Nevada!
Welcome to Death City! Located in Nevada, this exclusive Soul Eater location is the main setting for the series. Grab your bags, get your ticket, and let's take a tour through this unique location! You'll also meet the most notable characters along the way, so be sure to say hi.
Spirited Away Guide: Exploring the Magical Bathhouse
The legendary Bathhouse in Spirited Away is filled with spirits and magic, and it's the main setting of the movie. Enter the Bathhouse and explore this wondrous and enchanting place through this detailed guide.