Because nothing makes an itasha more painful to behold than painting it yourself…
Manga artist Rumiko Takahashi has received her second nomination for the Will Eisner Comic Awards Hall of Fame, and fans are hoping she’ll be inducted this time!
Missing out on the 67th Sapporo Snow Festival? Check out some of the snow sculptures that have been popular on Twitter!
Shunichi Matsuba, a self-proclaimed diorama artist, creates extraordinarily detailed miniature scenes of Japanese life past and present — often using models smaller than a fingertip.
Takoyaki, Japan’s ever-popular street food gets a sweet gourmet makeover in time for Valentine’s Day.
Japanese beverage maker Suntory has just announced it will be releasing its first-ever cherry blossom-flavoured Pepsi this spring.
Customised lingerie service offers a range of options which are a perfect match for some of the anime world’s most popular characters.
The famous illustration has stepped out from the page and into the world as a fully poseable action figure.
Whoever said that “cats rule and dogs drool?” Subaru brings back the Barkleys with five new amusing car commercials!
Gen Urobuchi, writer of anime hits Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Fate/Zero, teams up with Taiwanese puppeteers to create something unlike anything we’ve seen before.
Next weekend, handsome versions of some of Japan’s most prominent historical military figures will grace the stage in Asakusa for an interactive, foreigner-friendly show!
Forget about renting an obviously unbelievable hottie; these rental boyfriends charm with more attainable good looks.
Don’t let the seriousness of their love blind you from their sense of humor.
The main cast and other details for Death Note 2016 have been announced!
Take an inside peek into the production process of Pocky, the beloved Japanese snack which has found its way into supermarkets around the world.
This Singaporean ad shows that there’s nothing more unbearable than rubbing down beautiful ladies all day.
Times are tight here at RocketNews24, so our 10,000 yen (US$85) fashion challenge has been downsized to one yen ($0.0085).
Edo-period artwork gets the cute cat treatment in Japan.
Life will never be the same again!