Baseball

Tokyo Yakult Swallows win the 2021 Central League Cilmax Series

This Week in Tokyo – 16 November 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

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Azaleas at Nezu Shrine Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 13 April 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

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Cheery Blossom at Chichinomiya Rugby Stadium, Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 30 March 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the […]

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Godzilla enjoying a moon-viewing (tsukimi) party at the Godzilla Store in Tokyo

This Week in Tokyo – 6 October 2020

Welcome to another edition of ‘This Week in Tokyo’! ‘This Week in Tokyo’ is a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Check out photos from our adventures and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, […]

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Toranomon Station Mural 'The White Tigers are watching' by Michiko Nakatani

This Week in Tokyo – 1 September 2020

Welcome to another edition of ‘This Week in Tokyo’! ‘This Week in Tokyo’ is a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Check out photos from our adventures and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, […]

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Christopher Pellegrini and Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet Bespoke Japan Travel, drink shochu at Jingu Stadium

This Week in Tokyo – 25 August 2020

Welcome to the another edition of ‘This Week in Tokyo’! ‘This Week in Tokyo’ is a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Check out photos from our adventures and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest […]

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Big Echo karaoke, Centre Gai, Shibuya

This Week in Tokyo and Nagasaki – 11 August 2020

Welcome to the another multi-venue ‘This Week in Tokyo’! ‘This Week in Tokyo’ is a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Check out photos from our adventures and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, […]

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Lotus Flower in Shinobazu Pond, Ueno

This Week in Tokyo – 28 July 2020

Welcome to the another multi-venue ‘This Week in Tokyo’! ‘This Week in Tokyo’ is a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Check out photos from our adventures and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, […]

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Japanese Baseball during COVID-19: Tokyo Yakult Swallows

Japanese Baseball during COVID-19: The Movie

Watch our exclusive, in-depth coverage of the new fan experience of Japanese Baseball during COVID-19 as crowds attended an NPB game at Meiji Jingu Baseball Stadium for the first time in 2020.    Fans were greeted by a simple message when they arrived at Jingu Stadium on Friday: “Welcome back to Sweet Home”. Baseball fans are […]

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Tokyo Yakult Swallows Merchandise Unboxing: 2020 'Swallows Crew' Platinum Crew Goods

Tokyo Yakult Swallows Merchandise Unboxing: 2020 ‘Swallows Crew’ Platinum Crew Goods

Gearing up to the 2020 Japanese Baseball season starting on 20 March, Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, answers one of Tokyo’s most burning questions… Ever wondered what Tokyo Yakult Swallows merchandise was in the box that ‘Swallows Crew’ Platinum Crew Members received in 2020? Regardless, the answer can now be revealed!  The Swallows Crew […]

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