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If you're looking for doujinshi goods, Melonbooks is one of the best Japanese online stores to shop from. Melonbooks is a popular online website with anime and manga fans, stocking figures, magazines, DVDs, and more.
The Japanese Disney Store has lots of individual exclusives to browse through. You can buy all sorts from Disney Store Japan, including Tsum Tsum plushies and Disney-themed clothing and homeware.
Uniqlo is one of the most famous Japanese clothing companies and operates worldwide. On the Japanese Uniqlo store, you can find the latest in fashion, with clothes for women, men, children and babies.
Sometimes called Yafuoku or Y! A, Yahoo Auctions Japan is Japan's most popular auction site. Yahoo Auctions is the perfect place to shop if you're looking for rare second-hand items that you won't find anywhere else.
Leading anime goods retailer Animate is the online store to use if you love everything about anime, manga and comic books. Shop on Animate for limited edition items from My Hero Academia, Demon Slayer and Twisted Wonderland.
Flea market app Mercari was designed to buy and sell second-hand goods, recirculating them from person to person. You can buy a variety of items from Mercari, including furniture, clothing, accessories and rare collectables.