romance

Kyoto temple grants love wishes to visitors who discover their heart-shaped hydrangeas

People in Japan are heading to the ancient temple to hunt for the flowery hearts.

Read More

Poll asks Japanese women which is better boyfriend: handsome and dull or ugly and interesting?

Because they can’t all be good-looking and funny.

Read More

Can you spot the hidden darkness in this Japanese dating service ad?

Inadvertent or not, it’s a sobering reminder that not all relationships last forever.

Read More

Cat wedding and engagement rings by Japanese design house feature gorgeous feline details

The unique creations include a cat-faced keyhole design that comes to life on the bride’s wedding day.

Read More

Want to date RocketNews24’s most eligible bachelor? Here’s your chance! 【Contest】

Single Japanese male seeks romantic partner, who just might be you!

Read More

Otaku Lovers: Japan’s new singles event that’s just for hardcore anime and video game fans

Matchmaking party allows participants to wear their fandom on their sleeve.

Read More

Steamy Heinz Japan commercials urge married women to have affairs with handsome pig【Videos】

Don’t blink or you might miss what these inter-species romance vignettes are actually trying to promote.

Read More

Illustrated Japanese Twitter debate asks if loving someone means letting their pain hurt you too

Does loving someone mean taking all of her pain/extremely sharp chest spike into your heart?

Read More

Japanese men rank the top 10 complaints they hope to never hear from their wives

Is it worse to be called lazy or smelly?

Read More

Say I do with Hatsune Miku! Virtual idol now gracing Japanese marriage certificates

Two designs to help you and your beloved begin your real-world wedded bliss.

Read More

You’ll never be bored in the bedroom with so many designs to choose from.

Read More

Combining the new Pocky and “Teagurt” brings you kisses and the taste of cheesecake

These are just two of the reasons to love this awesome collaboration from Japan.

Read More

Wearing a white mask will make you less attractive, according to Japanese researchers’ experiment

Experiments’ results found similar effects for men and women.

Read More

Man creates a glorious garden of scented flowers to make his blind wife smile again

This elderly couple turned their sad future around with the beauty of flowers and now thousands of people visit them when their garden blooms each year.

Read More

Sailor Moon marriage certificate series reveals stunning final design filled with special details

The exclusive four-piece Sailor Moon marriage certificate series is finally complete with the best design in the whole collection.

Read More

Is it acceptable to break up via instant message? Japanese men and women weigh in

As hugely popular instant messaging app LINE supplants most other forms of communication in Japan, a poll asks young Japanese people: Is it okay to break up with someone by IM?

Read More

“Real Boyfriend” rental service offers dates with more realistic types of men aged from 19 to 57

Forget about renting an obviously unbelievable hottie; these rental boyfriends charm with more attainable good looks.

Read More

All aboard Tokyo’s Love Train!

Commuter train with special heart-motif straps and box seats starts service in time for Valentine’s Day.

Read More

Five lies you’re likely to hear in a Japanese hostess bar, and what they really mean

You might not be as handsome and charming as the hostess would have you believe.

Read More

Young Japanese women sound off on what does and doesn’t constitute cheating on their boyfriend

Where do women in their 20s and 30s draw the line?

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 25,448 other followers