A collection of Japanese volumes, these cannot be sold separately and they do NOT come in a box, the volumes are just sold together
Thinner volume-by-volume novels in Japanese, usually of smaller trim size
Guidebook or Fanbook
An extra collectible volume in Japanese oftentimes with character/story facts and trivia
A book full of illustrations and artwork with little to no text
A serialization magazine (weekly/biweekly/monthly/etc.) that contains one chapter of multiple series that continues one issue after another. Usually includes a furoku or a freebie that can vary from posters to stationery. These are usually cheap due to their usage of thin, recycled paper.
A thin magazine focused on anime featurettes, spotlights, industry interviews, rankings, etc. Usually includes multiple posters and pin-ups.
Lifestyle or Entertainment magazine
A magazine for regular TV shows, actors, etc. Oftentimes include spotlights and/or freebies related to an anime.
Can vary from desktop to wall calendars featuring a series' official art.
Book for learning Japanese
For those learning Japanese, N5 is for beginners and N1 is for native fluency.
Book for learning how to draw
Ranging from traditional to digital art, these books contain step-by-step tutorials to achieve a certain style or art technique.
Tear-able postcard book
A book filled with very thick postcards than can be torn and used as room decoration, journal decor, letter attachment, etc.
A book with a bag! Could be a purse, pouch, drawstring, tote bag, shoulder bag, backpack, etc. Some book bags are branded.
Various items not part of any category mentioned in this page
To order these Japanese books online, you can do ANY of the following:
Chat us on our social media OR
Send an inquiry under "Add Books" if you wish to add them to your existing order OR
Send an inquiry under "Purchase Japanese Book" if you wish to place it as a new order
Kindly indicate the title as well as the order ID (if applicable)
How do I view which items are on-hand at Tankobonbon and ready to ship to me?
At the top of the product table is a search bar, beside it are dropdowns to filter stocks or product type.
What are the payment methods?
GCash, Maya, ShopeePay, Bank transfer, cash on delivery, or Shopee checkout is okay (Shopee checkout will have a 4% increase)
Can I add a Japanese book to my existing site order?
Yes. Just send us an "Add books" inquiry and indicate the order ID.
Are there any other fees other than the online price specified in this page?
Just your local shipping fee but if you plan to pick up the item in-store, there's no pick-up charge.
What's the ETA of delivery from Tankobonbon to my place?
Metro Manila ranges from 1-2 days
Luzon ranges from 3-4 days
Visayas and Mindanao ranges from 4-14 days
We do not ship internationally at the moment.
What's the difference of the online price and physical store price?
The physical store price is cheaper by 3%. So if you purchased them at our physical store, the price you'll pay is the physical store price.
If you order online, even if you choose to pick it up in-store, you'll pay the online price.
But for sold out, please ask us first.
I'm confused, so how do I order?
The best way is to chat us your email and which Japanese book you'd like (you can copy-paste the title or screenshot the item from this page). We'll send over our payment instructions and if you have a site account, just confirm the address that we have on file and we can ship it to you. If there's no site address, kindly provide us with your shipping address.