Feast your eyes on anime eye candy and learn some Japanese at the same time.
All Stories by Casey Baseel
Take it inside, says critic of Japan’s “firefly smokers.”
Or claim all the love for themselves, if they so desire.
Smelly handshake event prompts frank discussion and suggested solutions for common problem at idol appearances.
No attacks are effective at damaging Pikachu’s cuteness.
Journal Standard comes up with a burger that’s anything but standard, and also inordinately delicious.
And they’ve even got a special surprise in place of ordinary bread.
Elevate your elevator etiquette by deselecting a floor button you hit by accident.
George Washington’s face, basic math should have been tip-offs.
From nearly 20 meters above the ground, the Unicorn Gundam looks out over Tokyo.
Coffeehouse chalkboard encourages customers to think about situations in coffee-growing regions of the world.
Designers claim heart-meltingly cute zippered pouches are as soft as marshmallows.
Six Pokémon species inhabit the awesome Poké Ball-shaped capsules.
Just about the dumbest way to get in trouble with the law while living or traveling here.
Kodo drummers help modern technology blend with one of Japan’s most traditional instruments.
Pair perfectly recreates look of the human stars of the beloved Studio Ghibli anime.
New design and colors from designer with a knack for mixing sailor suits and swimwear.
Some of the plushies she’s received show signs of…use.
Picking parameters and having a brand-new anime-style character made takes only a few seconds.
Japanese origami master shares folding steps to make something more challenging than a paper crane.