Experience 1

Authentic Samurai armour

Experiencing the mysterious Japanese roots by wearing your favourite armour of the actual Sengoku warriors! As if you were experiencing a time slip in the Warring States Period!

Experience 2

Photography

Experiencing authentic Chroma key shooting like movie posters and CM shoots. You will feel excited from the sound of shutter and flash!

Experience 3

Samurai spirit

The world blockbuster movie “Kill Bill” from the director Quentin Tarantino. The beautiful photo shoot poses are arranged by Tetsuro Shimaguchi from “Samurai Sword artist” who was the choreographer of the sword fighting arrangements in the movie, you become the true Samurai.
※The image is the scene of Kengido plan

Experience 4

Surprise!

When you return to the lounge after the photo shoot, the CG composite photos are already completed. It surprises you with the quick speed and the quality! Also the original printing goods are provided straight away. It’s amazing how quick these processes are!

Experience 5

Omotenashi – Japanese style Hospitality –

Our hostess with kimono and the staff with a welcoming smile provide Japanese style full service! We will offer you our utmost service for your unforgettable memories.

The process of experiencing SAMURAI

1. Bookings

Please use the booking form for the schedule you wish to have.

Bookings will be accepted until 8pm of the day before you wish to book via booking forms. Please email us after 8pm.
※You will be able to book even on the day depending on availability.

Click here for bookings

2. Access

15 mins from JR Shinjuku station on foot
10 mins from JR Yoyogi station on foot
5 mins from Odakyu Sangubashi station on foot

3. Studio appearance

A post office is on the ground level and the studio is on the third floor.

4. Studio entrance

When you get out from the elevator, the samurai mural will welcome you. Expectations will expand from a sudden discovery of other world.

5. Inside of the studio

A mysterious world that appears in front of you when you open the entrance door. The space leads you into the world of the Sengoku warriors.

6. Explaining the plan

Our staff will explain the contents of the shoot and ask the customer’s request in the lounge. Please feel free to ask about the procedure.

7. Choose your armour

Choose your favourite armour with staff explanations.

8. Gear-up in armour

Wearing armour. Our armour specialist will explain about the armour while you are putting it on. The excitement gradually comes up.

9. Shooting

Shooting photos with poses arranged by Tetsuro Shimaguchi who was the choreographer of the sword fighting arrangements in the world blockbuster movie “Kill Bill” from the director Quentin Tarantino. The shooting will be taken by an exclusive photographer with real equipment in the professional studio. You are the Hollywood star in our studio.

10. Finish shooting

Remove the armour and get dressed. The moment of releasing the weight of armour and tension, feels like a samurai after fighting!

11. On your return …

Your photos are available already as a completed CG composite.

12. Select printing goods

Choose printing data for a poster, T-shirts etc.
※Selectable goods differ depending on plans

13. Souvenir & Ninja dart game

Enjoy Ninja dart game or select gifts in the souvenir shop while waiting for the printing goods will be completed within 10 mins.

14. Completion of printing goods

The customer confirms the finish and takes them home straight away.

15. Payment

Payment methods are available with cash and various types of cards as below.

16. Leaving

You will feel like a comrades with our staff spending time together. You are one of our Samurai! We look forward to seeing you again at SENGOKU PHOTO STUDIO SAMURAI.