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Farewell Akira ...

Do you know the 1982 manga or anime of the same name, Akira? Well, in early to mid 2019 there was a new building going up in Shibuya, the Parco Department Store that the designers did something very cool for while it was under construction. They surrounded it with a mural, painted with scenes from the movie that were very cool and futuristic. Unfortunately though, when the building was nearing completion it needed to go. Here are a few photographs to remember it.