After some seriously high-profile involvement, Nintendo characters aren’t part of newest promotional push for 2020 event.
Oft-adapted series of novels gets first animated version.
Who needs a bouquet of roses when you can get a nod to this season’s biggest sports anime hit?
If patience is a virtue, then these two elderly kendo enthusiasts are extremely virtuous.
The funny video, shot by another professional sumo wrestler, shows the lighter side to Japan’s traditional sport.
Felines among the flab.
Are you ready for some armor ball?
Join Takkyu Genin Pinpon as he takes us on a whirlwind ride of table tennis themed comedic bits that never have a dull moment.
As if a marathons weren’t grueling enough…here come the hornets!
Amazingly generous arcade makes the diabolically difficult game super easy in celebration of something that had the entire town feeling good.
Handsome 2-D young men twirling and jumping in body-tight sparkly suits? Of course we’re looking forward to it.
A handful of golf courses in Fukuoka Prefecture have refused to add a certain checkbox to their applications for fear of their lives.
Sometimes when you want something, all you’ve got to do is ask.
The champion player shows off champion poses that set off a trending hashtag on Twitter in Japan.
That’s one way to make sure you make the smallest splash possible when you hit the water.
If you’re an athlete who runs from side to side or jumps up and down, these cute cats will love you, regardless of where you’re from!
Chinese swimmer Fu Yuanhui has won herself plenty of new fans from around the globe with her delightfully candid interview at the Rio Olympics.
Broadcasting Standards Association, I choose you!!!
You don’t get many chances to be a part of sports history, and judging by the standards for volunteers set by the The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, this isn’t one either.
Japan may be the only country in the world that insures golfers in the event they hit a hole-in-one during a round of golf.