Take a trip back to the metropolis at the peak of the Bubble Era with this fascinating series of candid video montages.
Five reasons why dining in Japan may be the best in the world.
And you don’t even have to build a giant Doraemon tree to do it.
Culture and linguistics make the most obvious form of address an unpopular choice.
The existence of the Japanese-style toilet in places of education may be circling the drain.
Why vote at the polls when you can vote with rolls… toilet paper rolls!
Popular light novel author shares his skepticism about the ploy.
”We teach our children to run away.”
Does it count as a day off if you’re still working?
RocketNews24’s male staff, including Mr. Sato, models the top pick.
Consenting adults generally go to love hotels for the express purpose of getting naked, but how much privacy do they really have?
We spoke to an industry veteran about the rationale behind the common practice, and got an answer we definitely weren’t expecting.
Proposed tax hike aims to reduce the number of people lighting up before the Olympic flame comes to Tokyo.
You don’t gotta go home, but you can’t stay here.
While the widespread presence of public toilets in convenience stores is great, it is also fraught with ambiguous customs and could, technically, even lead to criminal charges.
Celebration’s image tarnished in recent years as partiers leave huge amounts of trash on the streets.
Money can’t buy love, but does that mean romance is free?
The pallor of smoke that covers so many restaurants and bars in Japan may become a thing of the past.
Bosses and girls appear in list of times that call for liquid courage.
One variety proves to be particularly common among online commenters.