With both adult and kid sizes available, samurai of all ages will be ready for cardboard battle.
Traditionally given as engagement gifts, this art form goes back for centuries, and even today is perfect for when a simple card just won’t do!
It’s absolutely divine!
The priceless expression on one dog’s face as he was carried off a train platform in Japan has us in stitches.
The Setouchi Triennale Art Festival takes place every three years on the art islands of Japan’s Seto Inland Sea–and this year is a festival year! Let’s check it out!
We visited a unique cafe in Omotesando that lets you whip up your own cup of matcha green tea—and have sweet cream-filled bread to go with it, too!
Yup, in the land of kawaii, even soy sauce gets a Disney makeover.
Little youngsters’ moving gesture has us ready to cry big old tears.
Listen to the ballad for Bulbasaur, the ode to Eevee, and many, many more.
Plans to use traditional Japanese kintsugi techniques to make them look as good as new, or perhaps even better.
Even when they’re at their cringiest, do Japanese people give hardcore Japanophiles a free pass?
Kumamoto Prefecture is still reeling after back-to-back large scale earthquakes struck the region late last week. Yet somehow Japan’s major convenience store chains have managed to get 97 percent of their shops up and running in a matter of days.
Mickey as a samurai? Minnie as a geisha? It works surprisingly well.
All it takes is the “rock” from rock-paper-scissors to get a read on your opponent.
Follow-up interviews to the dramatic Marriage Market Takeover documentary shed light on the beliefs of China’s “Leftover Women” and their parents’ eroding difficulties in accepting them.
One of the Meiji Period’s most prolific artists painted more cats than you might have expected.
Getting the perfect cosplay shot is never easy. Some poses call for the powers of mysterious disappearing cosplay elves!
It’s not very often we’re able to follow the line “he never even saw it coming” with “but then he casually watched it zoom over the horizon…”