Dramatic scenes were captured on film today as specialist teams and truckloads of equipment were sent to the busy station in Tokyo.
Come with us as we take you through some of the interesting things you can discover inside one of the country’s most historic stations and the busiest train station in the world.
The difference between this man’s appearance and the sound of his voice has everyone talking.
Written entirely in Japanese and without any English text, foreign visitors are wondering what on earth these ads mean.
Take a look at Tokyo’s underground tunnels from the driver’s seat of a train in this awesome new music video.
Like Hogwart’s Express, a new Japanese train is now getting its very own mysterious in-between platform.
Commuters can now feel like they’re setting off on a journey of epic proportions with these dramatic new train jingles blaring in their ears.
From stairs to walkways and even escalator handrails, this Tokyo neighbourhood has created a beautiful send-off for the Guinness World Record-holding manga that made it famous.
Japan Rail has just released a list of the most rare and frequently lost items found on their trains, and when they’re most likely to find them.
In a society that prides itself on polite customer service, this ticket machine stands out for its hilariously impolite treatment of customers.
It might look like brand new technology, but this surprising system is on a train that’s been running for more than forty years.
Can you guess what the bizarre-looking vehicle is used for?
The man is being charged with property damage after the contents leaked into one girl’s bag.
Just think of it as a very special – and very stinky – welcome mat.
Love beer? Love trains? Here’s your chance to combine the two for four special nights.
The story of the lone schoolgirl and the country train that takes her to school every day is capturing hearts around the world.