ABOUT AKIHABARA

Akihabara is the best electric and pop culture town in the world.


Akihabara gained the nickname Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki Gai) shortly after World War II for being a major shopping center for household electronic goods and the post-war black market.
Nowadays, Akihabara is considered by many to be an otaku cultural center and a shopping district for video games, anime, manga, and computer goods.
Icons from popular anime and manga are displayed prominently on the shops in the area, and numerous maid cafés are found throughout the district.

Who is Akitsu Mitsuba?

The History of Her Birth

Akihabara is a safe and secure town with lots of attractions, where people of different nationalities and multiple interests gather from all over the world. In order to take full advantage of this attractiveness, NPO corporation Akihabara Tourism Promotion Association (ATPA) began “”Akihabara Omotenashi (hospitality) Project”” to develop “”Akihabara Brand”” in 2010. As part of the project, “”Akihabara Omotenashi Characters”” were born as official guides of Akihabara, including Akitsu Mitsuba.

In 2016, “”Akitsu Mitsuba”” was born with a new profile and image.
She has joined the project as an Artificial Intelligence Character who would live in future Akihabara.

Introduction of the Illustrator

Saine

Saine started to create illustration for VOCALOID music in NICONICO animation. Her works won popularity because of its feminine colorfulness and popular elements. In August 2016, she published her first personal art book. And she keeps active in the field.

Twitter : @sainexxx
pixiv : pixiv.me/sainexxx

ACCESS TO AKIHABARA

From Haneda Airport
Haneda Air Port (Tokyo Monorail) Hamamatsucho (JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 35minutes

From Narita Airport
Narita Air Port (Narita Express / N’EX) Tokyo (JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 70minutes

Narita Air Port (Keisei Skyliner) Nippori or Ueno(JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 70minutes

There are other means of transportation, please use it.


MAP

TRANSFER INFORMATION

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTER

Wi-Fi

TOILET

SMOKING AREA

COIN LOCKER

EXCHANGE COUNTER