Tokyo ON #010: Electronic Dance Culture

The latest episode of Tokyo ON, Maction Planet Radio’s Flagship Show, looks at ‘EDM’ – Electronic Dance Music – in Japan. This episode is timed to coincide with Electric Daisy Carnival, a two day festival taking place on April 29 and 30 at Chiba’s Zozo Marine Stadium and Makuhari Beach Park. This will be the first […]

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Mac and Watusi @ Maction Planet Radio Tour to Unit in Daikanyama

Tokyo ON #009: Tokyo Modern Disco Review

The ninth episode of Tokyo ON is dedicated to Tokyo Discotheque Orchestra. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, was at their incredible concert on 4 April in Daikanyama, held to launch their new album TDO. We wrote about the fantastic night here! Together with Maction Planet Radio’s Resident DJ Royce Leong, the crew discuss the band’s history […]

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Maction Planet is Official Hospitality Partner of Brave and Bold

Maction Planet appointed Official Hospitality Partner to Brave and Bold

Maction Planet and Brave and Bold are proud to announce that Maction Planet has been appointed Official Hospitality Partner to Brave and Bold, Japan’s premier “artist alley” event. Volume one of Brave and Bold was held in October 2016 in Akihabara, Tokyo. For Volume two, to be held on May 6 and 7, the event moves […]

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Yoshimichi Majima talks to Mac on Tokyo, here on Maction Planet

Mac on Tokyo: Yoshimichi Majima

Yoshimichi Majima is the showrunner for Brave and Bold, Tokyo’s premier artist alley event. Maction Planet talked to him about his love of amecomi, Brave and Bold Volume 2 and future plans for changing the face of Tokyo’s American comic book scene. Maction Planet: Hi Yoshi, Thanks for taking the time to talk to Maction […]

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Maction Planet Apparel teams up with Shochu.Pro for this great range of Tokyo T-shirts!

Maction Planet x Shochu.Pro T-shirts are here!

PRESS RELEASE: Maction Planet is proud to announce that it is has become the exclusive global distributor of Shochu.Pro apparel. This continues the ongoing collaboration of Maction Planet and Shochu.Pro, which began with providing bespoke Shochu and Sake experiences to Maction Planet Tokyo travel customers. They also recently worked together on the sold-out Maction Planet x […]

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Spring is here in Tokyo and can be enjoyed on any MAction Planet Tokyo Tour

Tokyo ON #008: Songs of Spring

It’s Spring in Tokyo! The Sakura have ushered in warmer weather, baseball season has begun and everyone’s ready for new challenges and experiences. This episode features a selection of sounds from Nakashima Mika, Fujiwara Sakura, Hoshino Gen and more. Tune in and let these uplifting tracks, carefully selected by Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong, […]

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Mac on Tokyo: Alex Tran

In this edition of Mac on Tokyo, Mac talks to Alex Tran. Alex, founder of AT Images and a Tokyo resident for three years, talks about his work in cosplay photography, his favourite spots in The World’s Greatest Metropolis, and where his next adventures will take him! Maction Planet: Hi Alex. Welcome to Maction Planet. […]

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Maction Planet Radio returns with Punkspring Break!

Tokyo ON #007: Punkspring Break

In honour of the now defunct Punkspring Festival, Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong takes a look at punk music and its associated subcultures in Japan, playing tracks by the Nuggets, the Blue Hearts, TotalFat and Wanima among others. Tune in and Rock out with another episode of Tokyo ON, coming to you straight from […]

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Bumping into the All Blacks in Tokyo on the way to give a Maction Planet Iconic Tokyo Tour

Maction Planet meets the All Blacks

AIG have just released a new advert, set in Tokyo in which New Zealand’s All Blacks players… well, I won’t spoil it for you – it’s pretty good! It promotes AIG’s “ACTIVE CARE” concept, revolving around mitigating risk instead of just dealing with the consequences when life catches you by surprise. Speaking of surprise, that is […]

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Mac on Tokyo: Tatiana Dykes

In this edition of Mac on Tokyo, Mac talks to Tatiana Dykes. Tatiana shares with us her memories of Japan from living here as a child, visiting The World’s Greatest Metropolis, and discusses the launch of her new agency, TD Art.   Maction Planet: Hi Tatiana. Thanks for joining us here at Maction Planet! First […]

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