Synchronized dance group World Order stars in new commercial showcasing basic business skills

The crisply suited men of World Order are here to teach you some basic Japanese business tricks (and advertise an energy drink while they’re at it).

Read More

Starbucks Japan’s new Baked Cheesecake Frappuccinos promise to be both cheesy and awesome

The coffeehouse is giving Japan something to look forward to during the dreaded rainy season.

Read More

Heartwarming video tells the story of a blind man and his armless friend who planted a forest

These two men in China show us that no obstacle is a match for the bond of friendship.

Read More

Kitty Yum Cha: New cat dumplings from Felissimo come complete with steam-at-home instructions

Could you eat a pointy-eared steamed cat

Read More

8 types of customer that irk supermarket store clerks in Japan

Can you see yourself in any of these annoying customer profiles?

Read More

Always have cute puppies waiting for you to come back to your car with Shiba Inu sun shades

If you were looking for a way to brighten up the walk back to your car after work, you’ve found it.

Read More

Starbucks Japan re-releases frozen drink maker for a limited time

Now you can make your own frappucinos without having to step out into the summer heat.

Read More

App commercial turns exchanging business cards into bizarre synchronized dance

Sure, you know how to swap meishi with one new acquaintance, but what about twenty new acquaintances?

Read More

Wagakki Band release music video for “Valkyrie”, opening song for Twin Star Exorcists anime

It’s on the short side, so you’ll just want to keep hitting replay!

Read More

Midori/Shōjo Tsubaki Café isn’t for the faint of heart

If the idea of an eyeball panacotta and a sundae topped with maggots doesn’t have you screaming in terror, the stomach-churning Shojo Tsubaki cafe might be up your alley.

Read More

Get ready for adventure with these exquisite commemorative Dragon Ball leather goods!

Prepare to be impressed by these beautiful leather goods commemorating the 30th anniversary of the mega-hit anime Dragon Ball!

Read More

This map predicted how Japan would attack the US during World War II

On November 7, 1937, the Los Angeles Examiner published a prescient map predicting how Imperial Japan could attack the US during World War II.

Read More

Godzilla and Gudetama is the cutest collaboration between a terrifying monster and lazy egg ever!

Even Godzilla feels lethargic some days!

Read More

Say sayonara to “sayonara” – 70% of Japanese people don’t use this word for goodbye anymore

But if the word for “goodbye” is dying, how do we say goodbye to it?

Read More

Style your hair like an old-school Japanese beauty with the marumage hair kit【Video】

Once a hairstyle for married women of samurai families, this kit provides the tools for anyone to tackle this traditional ‘do in minutes!

Read More

Taste the beginning of the end for Japanese Ritz: Wasabi & Cheddar / Tarako & Cream Cheese

Only a few months remain until the Ritz franchise in Japan changes hands and production is shifted overseas. Perhaps this is why we’re being treated to some distinctly Japanese flavors.

Read More

This is a pretty worrying chart for China’s demographic future

It’s no secret that many countries face looming demographics problems as their populations age.

Much has been written about developed markets like Japan, Germany, and Italy, which have the largest percentages of their populations age 65 and up.

But another country also deserves attention: China.

Read More

McDonald’s Japan offers customers chance to win gold fries

Who needs a gold medal when there’s a serving of gold fries up for grabs?

Read More

Our lonely male reporter finds romance, Zen contentment with a pair of stockings

When we forced one of our male reporters into a pair of stockings to celebrate National Stockings Day, we had no idea how much he’d enjoy it…

Read More

14 tips for visiting the Mt Fuji Shibazakura Festival, where beautiful “lawn sakura” blossom

With its stunning scenery and fragrant beauty, this is one spring festival you don’t want to miss!

Read More

  1. 1
  2. ...
  3. 58
  4. 59
  5. 60
  6. 61
  7. 62
  8. 63
  9. 64
  10. ...
  11. 930
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 345,969 other followers