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Japanese manga artist illustrates the history behind the maid cafe cosplay uniform

From British servant’s quarters to the streets of Tokyo, Japan’s cute and sexy maid costume has travelled a long way to get where it is today. One of the most weirdly unique aspects of Japanese culture that often has visitors scratching their heads is the popularity of the country’s maid cafes. Offering a servant-like experience, …

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Brand-new Cardcaptor Sakura Cafe opens in Tokyo this week, with Kero-chan calling the shots

Magical girl anime mascot opens his own restaurant at the foot of the Tokyo Skytree. It’s pretty much a given that every magical girl anime series will feature some sort of cute animal mascot character, usually for the thinly-veiled purpose of selling branded merchandise. But while Cardcaptor Sakura’s Kero-chan is indeed adorable, he’s also a …

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