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Yamada Zenjido's "ARUARU" Diary - Common stories that you can relate to! -

Yamada Zenjido's
LANGUAGES AVAILABLE: 日本語 한국어 简体字 繁體字 ภาษาไทย Bahasa Indonesia

The "Yamada's world" full of Ukiyo-e elements and "common stories"!

More than 1 million followers on Instagram! Yamada Zenjido is an illustrator based in Fukuoka, whose Ukiyo-e-inspired illustrations consist of many "common stories" that almost everyone can relate to. Now, we are introducing them to you in multiple languages! Let's fall into Yamada's world!
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bicycle
"About bicycle"

Jeans
"About jeans"

About dreams
"About dreams"

WRITER PROFILE

山田全自動 (Yamada Zenjido )

Born in Saga Prefecture in 1983, currently based in Fukuoka City and active as an illustrator and a web designer. Yamada learned Ukiyo-e on his own and started posting on Instagram in December 2016. Also active as a historical researcher and runs a blog called "Y-shi ha Himajin (lit.: Mr. Y has a lot of free time) ―Fukuoka's Street Heritages―" that introduces various sightseeing spots from a unique perspective.


- Instagram: @y_haiku
- Twitter: @y_haiku
- Facebook: @yhaiku
- Blog "Yamada Zenjido Aruaru Nikki": https://zenjido.blog.jp/
- Blog "Y-shi ha Himajin ―Fukuoka Rojo Isan―": https://y-ta.net/

- SPECIAL INTERVIEW -

Interview Now - Yamada Zenjido -

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Fukuoka Otaku MapFukuoka Otaku Map

In this feature we'll be introducing you to Fukuoka's anime and cosplay scene, but the term "otaku" doesn't just apply to a single subculture, it's used to refer to "enthusiasts" of various genres.
A Guide to Spiritual Spots in Fukuoka!A Guide to Spiritual Spots in Fukuoka!

Did you know that Fukuoka is home to lots of shrines and temples? This series aims to introduce some of them and provide information about hidden spiritual spots in the local area!
Fukuoka Eat & Drink Guide - Buckle Up Your Taste Buds!Fukuoka Eat & Drink Guide - Buckle Up Your Taste Buds!

We have listed out useful food related information that introduces stylish and unique cafes, restaurants, and pastry shops in Fukuoka, Japan! It is organized by area so you may use it as a reference when visiting Fukuoka♪
スポット紹介Hot Spots - Things to see and do!

We're going to introduce in and around Fukuoka's sight seeing, gourmet and fun spots in this section!
Real-life Locations Tour in FukuokaExplore the world behind manga, anime and movies! Real-life Locations Tour in Fukuoka

Introducing real-life locations that have been featured in manga, anime and movies! Explore the world of these productions and discover new excitements!
福岡×個性派ステイナビA Guide to Unique & Funky Hotels in Fukuoka!

Check-out some of the most unique hotels that Fukuoka has to offer! Staying at one of these accommodation facilities will make your trip even more memorable!
A Trip to Fall in Love with Fukuoka and Itoshima[Feature] Fukuoka Authority, Meow Presents "A Trip to Fall in Love with Fukuoka and Itoshima"

Fukuoka Authority Meow toured trendy spots around Itoshima! So, let's go with Meow on a journey to "fall in love" with Fukuoka♪
Kawaii Ambassadors' Fukuoka Travel Diary Kawaii Ambassadors' Fukuoka Travel Diary

The eight Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese, and Taiwanese Kawaii Ambassadors, selected in the "2019 asianbeat・FACo Kawaii Ambassador Contest", visited Fukuoka City, Itoshima City, and Fukutsu City. They report on seasonal information regarding Fukuoka, such as popular photospots, cafes, and traditional handicraft experiences!
Shiki流 福岡・和文化紀行Shiki Style! Fukuoka - Japanese Culture Travelogue

The 'Fukuoka Tour Plan Contest' took place in January 2019. The event was held at the "asianbeat Fukuoka Matsuri Festival" in Hanoi, Vietnam during January. Shiki came first in the competition and won a round trip to Fukuoka!
From Thailand! [Feature] From Thailand! "Madecor's Fukuoka Travel Journal"

Madecor, who came to Japan from Thailand to receive the 'asianbeat FUKUOKA, JAPAN Award' at the "Third Kitakyushu International Manga Competition" last year, visited Fukuoka! She went on a trip in Fukuoka in the early summer!
This is Fukuoka[This is Fukuoka]

We'll be bringing you all the latest event info and reporting on various hot-spots in and around Fukuoka.

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♥ FUKUOKA UDON♥ FUKUOKA UDON - Noodle writer Yuichiro Yamada's top recommendations!

This series sees a Fukuoka-native noodle writer Yuichiro Yamada talk about the exciting world of udon! Read-on to discover more about Fukuoka's famous udon culture!
Fukuoka ramen mapFukuoka Ramen Map

"Ramen" is one of the major representatives of food culture in Fukuoka, and in this feature, we will introduce you to some of the best ramen restaurants Fukuoka has to offer.

WHAT’S NEW

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  • オタクマップ
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  • Interview Now
  • Cosplayers Laboratory
  • D.I.Y. Ita-Goods (Special Otaku Lecture)
  • WFS

PRESENTS

All the info. on asianbeat's present campaign!
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  • * Winner announced! A card signed by BATTEN GIRLS!
  • Tsuda Minami, Nagae Rika, and Takahashi Karin
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