“You cannot gain a medal without sacrificing something else in return.”
So that’s what the obi is really for!
After 11,000 bike accidents last year, the Tokyo metropolitan government is considering new safety regulations.
Both these limited-edition Japan releases contain new ingredients used for the first time ever in the history of the company.
From well-known anime characters to traditional Japanese imagery, this artist creates an astonishing amount of detail with card and a paper cutter.
Producer of Spirited Away and The Wind Rises wants to make exhibit as accessible as possible, offers partial rebates to advance ticket purchasers.
With a little re-branding and a helping “leg” from technology, this wheelchair is ready for the 21st century.
Finally, a place to store all of those nuts.
Notebook and diary planner posts from a Japanese artist offer a small peek into the inner lives of ordinary people.
Keep your kitty close, cool, and comfy with this cat-pouch hoodie that makes room for ice packs!
Japanese Twitter user sends out a tough quiz on the night of the Strawberry Moon.
Looks like Luffy and his anime cohorts have been enjoying too many high-calorie meals while sailing the high seas.
Japanese netizens point out what they see as a huge double standard when it comes to how women react to certain comments and come-ons made by hotties or geeks.
Infographic argues that today’s youth really isn’t so different from the pre-smartphone generation.
The look of happiness on this adorable pup’s face makes us want to run out to the park and act like kids again.
Everything you think you know about shapes and colors is a lie.
Famous anime spirit seems to have gotten even better in the year since his skills were last recorded on video.
Looks like Pikachu’s protein supplements and lifting regimen have been super effective.
Pile drivers, headlocks, and bra clasps are all in a day’s work for Taichi.
Retail chain Animate is dedicating an all-new store in Tokyo to girls’ anime and manga.