Anime Fans Visit Real-World Locations Of This Season's Hit Movie

Sadly, work began this month to tear down the real-world version of this building. (Image: Toho)

Weathering With You is the hit anime of the season. As with Your Name, the movie brings real-world Tokyo locations to life. Now fans are visiting those spots.

This is what anime fans in Japan call seichi junrei (聖地巡礼) or a “pilgrimage to a sacred spot.”

You can see the real-world versions of the Weathering With You locations below. Warning: There might be some spoilers!

In case you missed it, you can read Kotaku’s Weathering with You review right here.


    Holy crap! They even located the love hotel!

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