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.
We’ve included some events and scandals that were big in Japan, so be sure to find out what they are!
Hit manga JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure meets casual fashion in the form of stylish sneakers.
How does the life of RocketNews24’s crack Japanese-language reporter stack up?
Uses bear meat sourced from Kyoto and Aomori, said to have more refined taste than foreign varieties.
Classically trained musicians will play selections from classic games including Fumito Ueda’s Ico at upcoming Tokyo-area performance.
After making “Kentucky Fried Christmas” a thing, KFC continues to bring out New Year’s boxes to compete with traditional osechi cuisine
Watching anime as homework sounds like an otaku dream come true.
Take a look at Tokyo’s underground tunnels from the driver’s seat of a train in this awesome new music video.
These images show why the popular cosplayer has become the face of Japanese high school girls around the nation.
The alcoholic sweet is one of three new releases containing real champagne.
East meets West in this beautifully delicious collection.
Others find the look reminiscent of Castle in the Sky‘s long-armed robots.
We all know Osaka is great, but we didn’t know it would be this great.
A leg snare trap, a swinging ball trap, and more to capture the Santa while he’s in Japan.
The cold never bothered her anyway! Check out Elsa showing the proper way to enjoy winter in Japan!
Even bears can’t get any privacy these days.
This beautiful video is so uplifting it will bring tears to your eyes.
The Japanese artist known for his distinctive anime-style illustrations of children expressed surprise at this turn of events.