A day Yokohama have been occupied by Pikachu.


(This event has been expired)

As you might imagine, we Japanese are absorbed in Pokémon Go.

Many people at the street are looking down on their smart phone and their topics are always about Pokémon Go.

Some people said the sight of playing Pokémon Go was a symbol of being slave of Pokémon.


Among such things, Strange event had taken place in Yokohama city.

The event ad said that Pikachu will be mass produce!

We went to see that event.


Pikachu Outbreak(ENGLISH)



As soon as we arrived at Sakuragi-Cho station where is the nearest station for Pikachu outbreak venue we found a Pikachu in the distance.


I couldn’t believe my eyes for a moment.

Compared with people walking on the street the pikachu’s  scale was too large.

It seems about 500 meters until we would reach pikachu’s locating. pikachu of this event seemed very big.


Gradually approaching, we could understand pikachu’s real scale. According to event’s explain, this large pikachu’s height was about 15 meters.

That was reason why we could see Pikachu figure from far place.



I took a Pikachu’s picture from under his chin. That reminds me that his scale was really large.


Unfortunately we couldn’t enter inside Pickachu.


During this event was held we found people who are wearing Pikachu’s costume.  So children could play a role of Pickachu!


Sometimes there were many kinds of Pikachu in Yokohama during this event.


All participants looked really happy.


Revive the knowledge and wisdom of our ancestors! A story of Nerima over 140 years residence reviving project.



Where do you think that this house exists?

This house is in Nerima-ward in Tokyo Prefecture and was built at over 140 years ago.

Can you believe? We are able to live in this house still now.

This house’s structures are very strong and utilities are latest model.



The reason why is very simple. Carpenters renovated this house.



But it is OK to say that this renovate is no longer Revive.

When the owner ordered carpenters to renovate, this house was nearly dying.


So carpenters had decided to remake almost parts of house.



It’s really difficult thing. Perhaps you may think Japanese carpenter can renovate Japanese Traditional house.


But in temporary Japan, there are few carpenters who can deal with traditional house.

And this house’s broken condition was considerably terrible.



Actually it had taken over 1 year that period of renovating.

And then carpenters had revived this traditional house!





The ancestor of this house’s owner was wealthy farmer of this area.

So even in 140 years ago, he could build and keep this big house.


Carpenters made slope for handicapped people. I heard this house would be open for region.

You would be experience Japanese old house too.



A human size shin-godzilla has come in front of you!


Godzilla is the most famous monster in Japan, not to mention.

But Almost Japanese haven’t seen his real appearance.

That should be it, Once you would see real Godzilla, you haven’t exsit there…


Today, we want to introduce the way to meet Godzilla safety. Although this way limited until July 22, you can see a human size Godzilla.


Of course this Godzilla doesn’t attack human. This is a gigantic figure. Although this figure is not real Godzilla size you can taste Godzilla’s body detail.


Can you see it? Godzilla’s skin is very lumpty. I don’t have an experience of touch his body, perhaps this skin looks really hard.


Do you have a confidence of survive after stepping you out by this strong foot? Godzilla can destroy tall building by only one step.


And please look at avobe picture. One of new Godzilla(shin-Godzilla)’s features is this red colored tail.

Since ever Godzilla’s tail wasn’t red. So this change had become topic in Japan.



We saw this shin-Godzilla at Shopping mall at Kawasaki-city.

In this place, you can see it until July 8. But this event will continue until July 22.

If you have a chance to go to Kawasaki-city, you may encounter the Godzilla.


■ Grand tree(shopping mall)  Infomation

< Opening Hours>
OPEN : 10:00
CLOSE : 21:00


< Access >
1135-1 Shinmaruko-Higashi, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa

< Near station >
MusashiKosugi Station(JR Nambu Line, Toyoko Line, Meguro Line)