Although the internet is flooded with information, but there are still those who read magazines, not for the information but the experience. The reason is that print products are tailored to specific interests, age group or even class and the subject matter can be anything from fashion down to the economy. There are many benefits that come with reading magazines. Let’s take a look at some of the entertainment magazines that are sold online.
Glitter is a Japanese magazine that features everything about women. There are articles relating to fashion, beauty, love, marriage, work and lifestyle and many more. The magazine is targeted to women in their twenties and thirties and in every issue; it runs articles that solve various kinds of women’s problems. Glitter aims to support every woman who believes in a free style of living and enjoy everyday life. It includes a lot of styles abounds in photos that cover awards shows, Hollywood stars, runway, street and shop windows. Moreover, an assortment of different clothing and accessories of featured merchandise showcase their latest handbags, belts, footwear, and jewellery, lingerie, dresses, denim and outerwear and more. This magazine offers insights to the hottest stores in various fashion capitals around the globe and lets readers feel the pulse of a very fast moving market.
It is published by one of Japan’s top publishers Transmedia incorporated and has a circulation of over 150,000. They also publish other popular magazines which are The Cover Magazine, Nylon Japan, Dazed & Confused, and STREET BRAND Files.
Focused heavily on the male demographic in Japan, the magazine is devoted to churning out articles related to pop culture, lifestyles, and culture in Tokyo. Brutus does not only specialize in entertainment magazines as they have other industry specific issues that promote fashion, architecture, automobiles, travel and many more. The magazine stands out in the industry as they take a holistic approach towards their articles.
Having their first issue published in May 1980 by a Tokyo-based company called Magazine House. It used to be published monthly and bi-weekly, but is currently being published on a bimonthly basis. The company also has sister publications which are an and Popeye and Olive. As of May 2009, it has a circulation of 88,543 targeting to trend-conscious males with ages of 20 to 50-year-olds.
Perfect for movie buffs, Screen magazine features heavily on movies, celebrity, award shows, and many more. Everything about the latest news of Hollywood can be found in the magazine. They also have an online website for the magazine that is frequently updated. Screen is probably one of the first magazines in Japan that publish articles relating to the movie industry.