Also known as Akiba, this district is the unofficial capital of some of Japan’s most beloved exports: electronics, video games, and anime. The colorful billboards, crowds of eager shoppers, and the mix of multi-level department stores and tiny treasure troves all give Akiba the feeling of a giant geek’s playground.
t J-Pop and anime ads in the Akihabara district;
t A shop display of electronic parts
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