Oi! Attack on Titan-inspired anime jewelry is an attack on our wallets!

As the saying goes, if you like it you should put a ring on it, so…don’t mind if we do!

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Japanese man’s wife keeps finding his porn stashes, sending him anime illustrations in response

Loses sexy schoolgirl DVD, gains a piece of hand-drawn artwork.

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Japanese concertgoer sues idol group because dancing otaku ruined the show for him

High Court hands down ruling in three-year legal dispute stemming from different attitudes between hard-core idol singer fans.

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Tokyo Tower turns into Final Fantasy’s Crystal Tower tonight for 30th anniversary event kickoff

The project stems from a collaborative effort between one of Tokyo’s biggest landmarks and the celebrated video game series, which turns 30 this year.

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Cardcaptor changes – Fan makes cool before/after relationship chart for anime magical girl Sakura

The anime heroine’s magical powers aren’t the only things that evolve in Cardcaptor Sakura.

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Cute cat culture goes too far with Japan’s freaky new kitty skin care masks

No heartwarming anime-style artwork here, as these masks make the wearer look like a very large, very real cat.

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Cat helping his person play Animal Crossing BGM on the piano is super calming, too cute【Video】

This purrfect duet is meowsic to our ears.

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Free onsen! Kyushu resort shipping hot spring water to homes across Japan in thank-you program

Travelers have been visiting Beppu for its natural baths for years, but now the onsen is coming to them instead.

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W.T.F. Japan: Top 5 “shikata ga nai” (“it can’t be helped”) situations in Japan【Weird Top Five】

Things that “can’t be helped” in Japan, but are maybe a little different elsewhere in the world.

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Watch the dying art of the punch perm, a quintessential Japanese hairstyle, in Mr. Sato’s new ‘do

Mr. Sato experiences a classic of Japanese hairstyling from the Showa Era to get in touch with… Eh, okay. He lost a bet.

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Eva tie-wearing Japanese minister resigns after saying “it’s a good thing the tsunami hit Tohoku”

People in Japan responded to the remark with a heartwarming hashtag that immediately went viral, showing support for the Tohoku region.

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Japanese theme park now offering fake thugs you can “beat up” to impress your girlfriend【Video】

Flash mob scenarios include one seemingly inspired by anime hit Your Name.

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From hugs to piggybacks and intimate kisses, this reference manual is filled with romantic male-on-male love scenarios.

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Subway Japan’s crazy new seafood sandwich packs in a whole fistful of shrimp!

This massively shrimpy sandwich is the latest marine muse of our lunchroom.

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Cuteness knows no boundaries with new bunny bags for all your small belongings

By keeping these adorable pouches full, you’ll never feel lonely again!

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Emperors, anime icons, and porn stars show up in six-nation survey of most famous Japanese people

Respondents in the U.S., China, and four other countries’ top 10 answers included Pokémon, military leaders, and adult film actresses.

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Nestle Japan releases new yoghurt Kit Kat to raise funds for typhoon-affected regions

The new release is a great example of how big companies can support local businesses in the wake of a disaster.

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Smartphone remorse – Commuting with a blindfold to better understand blind pedestrians’ plight

After staring at his phone and almost crashing into a blind pedestrian in Tokyo, our reporter decided to walk a mile in his shoes.

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Awesome “Zelda: Breath of the NES” fangame remakes Breath of the Wild NES-style【Video】

If you want it, you’ll have to move quick, before Nintendo banishes it to the Twilight Realm.

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Japanese water skier gets hit in crotch by jumping fish【Video】

Four second video shows a true one-in-a-million shot.

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