Japan

We visited Japan’s number one udon store in Gunma Prefecture

Are you up for some perfectly crafted udon noodles?

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Daily High School Girls Project gets anime adaptation, awes us with the power of cute uniforms

From mere sketches to full blown anime, this is history in the making.

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Former police drug investigator arrested for drug possession, claims he didn’t know it was drugs

It was a good thing the suspect had decided to become a cop, because he doesn’t seem to be a very good criminal.

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Survey reveals that Japanese women’s ideal husband is surprisingly ordinary

A diligent salaryman is actually the dream husband for many.

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Japan’s Domino’s Pizza commercial features chickens, pigs, and a huge serving of weird 【Video】

Now we know what our pizzas are doing when we’re not watching.

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Ring, Ring, Your Giant Nuclear Monster is Calling

April Fools Jokes coming out of Japan have a track record of becoming reality.

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Bug-riddled Olympics game has Japanese Twitter in stitches with all of its glitches 【Video】

If hilariously bad game programming were an Olympic sport, this game would grab gold.

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Government survey reveals Japanese life expectancy at highest ever, second highest in the world

Share your secrets with us, Japan!

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Enjoy karaoke while high! High up in a Ferris wheel that is

Our skeptical writers wonder if the combination of singing and elevating is a winner or a bust.

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Nendroid Face Maker lets you custom design faces for Japan’s most popular anime figure line

The only limits are your imagination and anime trinket shelf space.

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Why settle for a bento box, when you can have a full-on bento backpack?

Japan’s iconic boxed lunch serves as inspiration for a bag big enough to hold multiple meals.

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Fine art painters become fine anime boys in new romance video game Palette Parade

Boyish da Vinci and van Gogh have special relationships with friends Michelangelo and Gauguin.

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Video of Japanese man approaching “schoolgirl” on street is creepy, but not for expected reason

It’s not what it looks like, and for more reasons than one.

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Oreo crepes and cream puffs coming to Japan as sandwich cookies get their own dessert line

Four new sweets arrive in stores next week.

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Nissin to sell rice bowls covered in those little “mystery meat” cubes from Cup Noodle

The only mystery here is why Nissin hadn’t thought of this earlier.

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Two Japanese idol singers announced as candidates for international 100 Most Beautiful Faces list

Former members of AKB48 and Rev. from DVL saluted.

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Man wants to move out of his home, so takes off all clothes and walks through the neighborhood

WARNING: Trying to make sense of this man’s plot may cause headaches.

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Video accuses Your Name of copying two of its animation sequences from other anime【Video】

Side-by-side comparison points finger at pivotal moment in director Makoto Shinkai’s smash-hit anime film.

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KFC Japan to open new specialty take-out store in Sendai with wholesome deli food!

Think these items look appetizing? You’ll have to go to a unique KFC store in Sendai in Miyagi Prefecture to get them!

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CG saleswoman deployed by Japanese brewer to hawk beer at supermarket【Video】

The future of pitching alcohol has arrived in Japan.

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