Japan

Akihabara restaurant Dante’s 10-buck steak: delicious, and so divinely cheap it feels like a sin

Splurging on tech toys in Tokyo doesn’t mean you have to skip steak for lunch and dinner.

Read More

Japan’s Disguise Ice Cream is an ingenious way to keep roommates from stealing your desserts

The best way to protect your tempting treasure is by making it look like something no one would want to eat.

Read More

Women’s thighs-themed cafe in Tokyo lets you admire legs while eating curry, spaghetti

Specialized photographer helps serve a very specialized dining niche.

Read More

“Can you drop a bomb on America?” Japanese man shocks commuters from tracks of busy train station

Reactions from onlookers and staff were just as disconcerting as the man’s behaviour.

Read More

Japanese artist finds a way to see through manga characters’ clothing【Video】

It turns out the secret to X-ray vision is a surprising item from a 100-yen shop.

Read More

On behalf of the Moon, we’ll govern you? Rumours Sailor Moon creator will run for office

What campaign promises might Sailor Moon creator Naoko Takeuchi make, if she throws her hat into the political ring?

Read More

Shitty Shinjuku – 30-meter streak of human turd spotted in Tokyo’s busiest train station

Once again, human feces deliver a smelly shock to rail travelers.

Read More

Cosplayers around the world reveal inspiring cosplay evolutions online 【Photos】

A few years can make all the difference between ordinary and spectacular cosplay.

Read More

Horror pizza lives! The Bloody Zombino returns to Aoki’s Pizza

But we left that pizza chained to the bottom of Crystal Lake last year… How could it?!

Read More

Japanese adult acts as perfect train driver using just a children’s picture book 【Video】

Makes us realize some of those things are actually made for grown-ups.

Read More

Another otaku bird? Hayao Miyazaki-loving cockatiel in Japan sings Studio Ghibli cover【Vid】

But while her owner picks the movie, the bird selects the soundtrack.

Read More

Japan’s Cotton Wife and Husband huggie pillows evolve into downsized versions

“Cotton Kids” in everything but name.

Read More

Japanese idol singer/anime voice actress is native English speaker, misses Girl Scout Cookies

Lack of Taco Tuesday in Japan is also a sore point for California-born performer.

Read More

We visit Japan’s only specialty toothpick store to buy products steeped in 300-year-old history

When samurai needed toothpicks during the Edo period, this store had everything they were looking for.

Read More

Tokyo police arrest man who drove car through city’s busiest intersection as pedestrians crossed

52-year-old driver fled because he was worried he would lose his job.

Read More

Felissimo’s cat marshmallows get ready for Halloween … and they’re as cute as ever!

What better Halloween treat for cat lovers than a soft, cat-shaped marshmallow filled with chocolate?

Read More

Warnings about “the dangers of social media” have critics saying his statement appallingly misses the point.

Read More

Japanese cosplay gets a western twist with new Taisho Roman kimono outfits 【Photos】

East meets west in this fusion style that combines overseas trends with traditional Japanese elements.

Read More

FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch version’s colour-blind bugs level the playing field 【Video】

Detective Conan-like criminal silhouettes invade the pitch in Switch-specific glitch.

Read More

Hayao Miyazaki based one of Studio Ghibli’s most memorable anime characters on his own mom

Character dynamics in the anime classic were inspired by the relationship between Miyazaki’s mom and her four sons.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. ...
  10. 907