OTAKU CAMERA

Otaku Camera is a free app available for both iOS and Android. It was launched in November 2012 and ranked No. 1 in the camera app category of app rankings in 12 countries worldwide. The app was created by Tokyo Otaku Mode, which focuses on introducing Japanese otaku culture to the world, and is a supplement to Tokyo Otaku Mode’s online service. It was developed to convey the enjoyment of manga and anime to international users.

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Together with more than 100 kinds of frames, you can easily create photos that look as if they were pulled right out of a manga. For the perfect transformation, choose a frame and strike a fitting pose to turn yourself completely into the character of your choice. Don’t be shy!

BRAIN WAVE CAT EARS
cutting-edge tech joins Japan’s “fetish” (moe) culture
ANIME PILGRIMAGE
a quest to visit locations relating to stories and characters
OSAMU TEZUKA
creator of Japan’s manga and anime cultures
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
Sake(Japanese rice wine)
日本酒
Paper fortune
おみくじ
High-tech toilet
ハイテクトイレ
Mt. Fuji
富士山
Shinjuku
新宿
Scramble crossing
スクランブル交差点
Gundam 1/1
ガンダム1/1
Gohtoku-ji
豪徳寺
Okinawa soba
沖縄そば
Shiisaa
シーサー
Sanshin
三線
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
美ら海水族館
Hong Kong
BRAVE10/ TIGER&BUUNY
Netherland
Odin Sphere
USA
Gunbuster
Japan
VOCALOID
Cute community character promotes local charms.
“Twintail” — simple dream-come-true magic for change.
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
Harajuku girl leads next-generation kawaii.
Stay at a Buddhist temple
宿坊
Zazen
坐禅
Ikkyu-ji Natto
一休寺納豆
Inspiration of Buddha Statues
仏像
Department store basement
デパ地下
Tenugui (Japanese towels)
手拭
Cosmetics
化粧品
Japanese sake
日本酒
TEMPURA
天婦羅
WASABI
山葵
RICE CAKES
RICE VINEGAR
お酢
MANABU IKEDA
Nerhol
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
YAYOI KUSAMA
AWA ODORI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
NEBUTA MATSURI
KYUDO
弓道
NOH
IAI
居合
KENDO
剣道
SUKIYA-DAIKU
数寄屋大工
SAMURAI AVATAR
侍アバター
SUMI-SHOKUNIN
墨職人
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
PLAY STATION
PlayStation
GAME CREATOR
GAME CREATOR
FAMILY COMPUTER / NES
Family Computer / NES
e-Sports
e-Sports