Being open about your otaku status has an economic upside this month.
Japan weird news!!
Six-year-old Ai-chan is getting the full idol experience at a young age: the singing, dancing, meeting fans, and even the occasional hatchet-job by the media.
The new year brings a new set of underwear options for plastic drinking bottles.
It turns out that blue ramen tastes surprisingly delicious!
Even some young Japanese tea fans mistake this mark of fine quality for insufficient cleanliness.
Steamed pork buns get a sweet companion that’s grabbing everyone’s attention in Japan.
This mermaid princess apparently forgot the adage “Fish are friends, not food.”
“Tee hee! Your window to society is open.”
Sneak preview released for new version of mega-hit rock song that will appear in U.S. theatrical screenings.
The Justice Ministry’s new rules could cut your wait by years.
Manufacturer combines hot new makeup trend with cool tie-in to the anime/video game franchise.
Piko Taro is the creation of a real musician with real talent named Kosaka Daimao, but unfortunately for him, Piko will be the one playing the Budokan this March.
Now there’s a delicious vegetable and two more fruit flavours to add to our Pocky collection.
Find out when the sakura are set to blossom and peak around Japan this year.
At the risk of sounding clickbaity, you really won’t believe what we found.
Some ask what’s in a name, but women with these monikers proved to be more popular than any others on one well-known dating app.
The worlds of katana and candy collide just in time for Valentine’s Day.
The president-elect might want to adopt this instrument in real life.
Is the price too high or does it make sense? Let’s find out… using history!
American website’s number-crunching puts Makoto Shinkai’s hit ahead of anything from Studio Ghibli.