Nakama Toys Grand Opening

Spotlight: Nakama Toys

AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interviews highlight local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting Mary Warren, one-half of Nakama Toys, Chicago’s newest toy store featuring anime, video…

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Chicago シカゴ – A Short Film

Chicago シカゴ – A Short Film

Local filmmakers and Japanese culture enthusiasts are seeking financial contributions to finish their project. “シカゴ is a short film about a Japanese foreign exchange…

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Take the Bento Challenge

The art of a well-crafted lunchbox is greatly admired in Japan. This art is known as bento, and it requires 15 minutes of morning preparation…

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Attack on Titan Fan Short

Call for Attack on Titan Cosplayers!

Local studio Seth Deming Films is producing a live-action short. They’re big fans of the series and want to feature local Attack on Titan cosplayers in their film. The test…

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