Joining her will be famed educator Hirotada Ototake, who was also caught up in a scandal this year.
This fall’s hit anime Yuri!!! on Ice and Saga Prefecture’s Sagaprise! project announced on Monday that they are collaborating to promote Yūri Katsuki’s home prefecture.
Despite the Tokyo chill, things are heating up at one of the city’s most popular comic conventions.
These Christmas carollers appear to be just a little bit Buddhist!
Contest for foreign artists held annually in Japan.
Twice a year, mother nature treats us to one of her most spectacular phenomenon: the mass migration of otaku through Kokusai-Tenjijō Station in Tokyo.
This hilarious clip shows a crane game we hope to never encounter in Japan.
Is a new release of Tokyo Xtreme Racer on its way?
Did you know that a bra temple exists in Japan?
Winter: stay warm inside with some of these cold-weather treats.
Pikachu has trained its whole life for this moment to show off for you.
Who knew those little doodles in your notebook could reveal so much about your generation?
Taking “all you can eat” to new and obnoxiously disgusting heights in 2016.
No one breaks in a pair of jeans better than a man who breaks through the ocean.
Is the change a welcome eyeful? Or is this a case of too much too soon? You be the judge.
Everyone seems to be getting caught up in the “Love Dance”!
These pups are definitely enjoying their winter wonderland.
If you are a Mario fan, you are going to love every single bit of this!
The butsudan, a traditional religious home furnishing, is the latest unlikely muse for Japan’s continuing anthropomorphization craze.
Oft-adapted series of novels gets first animated version.