Much has been written about the experience of being a Western-looking foreigner in Japan. But what is the situation like for foreigners of Asian backgrounds?
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Japanese tourists wearing everyday casual flu masks apparently caused upset amongst supermarket shoppers in British seaside town
This Japanese daddy found a genius scheme for a harmonious family life.
Japan’s nonsmokers hit back against “smoking etiquette”, suggesting the best etiquette would be to quit once and for all.
Are Japanese people down for PDA? It depends on a surprising variety of factors!
Taking “all you can eat” to new and obnoxiously disgusting heights in 2016.
After making “Kentucky Fried Christmas” a thing, KFC continues to bring out New Year’s boxes to compete with traditional osechi cuisine
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You’ve heard of the kabe-don “wall-pound”, but what are some less palatable romantic tropes you’ll encounter in Japanese media like manga and anime?
What are some of the reasons for and against becoming a housewife in Japan?
Here’s what ordinary Japanese people on the street think about refugees in Japan, a country with a 99 percent rejection rate for refugees.
Only the most beady-eyed and Japan-savvy of Ghibli fans could have spotted this one!
Do you like a lot of corn on your pizza? Then you might be Japanese.
Say it! Say we are Unagi!
Bad fur day? Japan’s 100 yen store Daiso has the solution!
Japanese smoking culture thwarts elderly gent’s gesture of courtesy in this sad tale from a ramen restaurant.
Here’s all the super-cool merch you can buy at Tokyo Game Show this weekend!
Tokyo Game Show 2016’s two business days are over, and this Saturday the venue opens its doors to the general public! Here’s a teaser of what’s on show!