Tokyo’s Yamanote Line was suspended for hours in both directions today due to the incident.
The story of an old man and a student whose only connection was taking the same train every morning has gone viral in Japan.
The British actor brings life to the origin story of a Japanese demon in a clip that plays out like a mesmerising high-budget feature film.
The new hashtag offers a collection of some of the most unusually-named PokéStops in Japan, and some that just make us laugh.
SMAP, one of Japan’s most famous pop boy band groups, have announced they will disband at the end of this year.
He’s caught ’em all in the U.S., Europe, Hong Kong and Australia, and now we get to find out what the gamer’s been up to in Japan, the birthplace of Pokémon.
Summer is upon us and we’ve found an interesting survey that may give you the edge for your next summer date.
The Internet is going nuts for model Risa Hirako who looks more like 25 than 45.
Whatever you do, don’t smack it!
The first self-driving cars will be seen on the streets of Japan from March next year delivering online shopping orders.
Pokémon Go has officially launched in Japan along with the announcement that “poke-stops” and “gyms” are now located in the nearly 3,000 McDonald’s stores around Japan.
A 20-year-old man from Kanagawa Prefecture has been arrested for posting a picture of a lion on Twitter and claiming it was on the loose in Kumamoto.
After weeks of speculation Pokémon GO is finally officially available to download in Japan and here are some of the links you need.
The edgy kimonos designed by X Japan rock star Yoshiki may have been a bit too edgy for most — but not for Hello Kitty!
A Kirin “Rich Green Tea” ad teaching Japanese people the appropriate way to greet foreigners attracted some criticism online, with some calling it racist.
Over the weekend, a fight broke out between two mascots who have a well-documented history of bad blood.
Soon it may become illegal to take any photos from “hidden cameras” in Shiga Prefecture, which may mean a ban on catching Pokémon with your smart phones – Nooooo!!!
This has to be the cutest excuse for a train delay we’ve ever seen involving a train driver, a dog, and a cookie.