Famous Chunkies: Artist shows us what characters would look like if they overate

This cast of stars from video games, movies and anime retain all their cuteness while packing on the pounds as a lesson to kids.

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Tokyo’s “bookstore hotel” adds a bar for travelers who love reading and drinking

Just be careful not to spill your drink on the pages you’re reading.

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Anime Your Name passing Disney’s Frozen in Japanese box office records looks increasingly likely

Makoto Shinkai is poised to outperform anything ever produced by Walt Disney.

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JR Kyushu runs possibly confusing “Kiss My Nagasaki” campaign

You want me to kiss you where now?

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Sanro’s lazy egg Gudetama now has its own maid cafe in Tokyo’s Akihabara

Who’s craving some “Stressful Society Noodles?”

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Häagen-Dazs’ beloved mochi ice cream is back with a new black sesame syrup flavor

The mochi ice cream series brings back an old favorite, and introduces an enticing new flavor!

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Amazingly creative sculptures appear on streets around the country as heavy snowfall hits Japan

Cute characters from Studio Ghibli, Pokémon and even viral videos have been emerging from the Japanese snow this winter.

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That time we almost got arrested for doing mankini cosplay on the streets of Tokyo

We sent two of our writers out to get ramen, but they almost ended up with criminal records instead.

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Japan’s respected National Theatre surprises everyone with traditional rendition of PPAP【Video】

PNSP combines serious musicians with crazy lyrics and hilarious costumed character dance moves.

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Tokyo bus operator adds free-to-use USB chargers for tech-loving passengers

While you’re progressing towards your destination, your smartphone could be progressing towards a full charge.

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Heavy snowfall in Kyoto creates scenes of breathtaking beauty at tourist sites around the city

According to locals, this much snow only falls once every two years in Kyoto.

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Tiny Japanese girl blows the Internet/herself away with her adorably big sneeze【Video】

And now she knows why she should cover her mouth, too.

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Technique transforms otherwise ordinary moments into subtly suggestive scenes.

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7-Eleven that survived Fukuoka road collapse becomes mecca for Japanese students

This “unsinkable convenience store” has become a source of inspiration for exam-takers all over and business couldn’t be better as a result.

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Fukushima teacher threatens students with “Death Note”

Teacher reprimanded, school apologizes to families.

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Collection of Jackie Chan’s best freerunning scenes never stops being amazing 【Video】

In case you didn’t already know that Jackie Chan is a total badass.

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SMAP idol group members issue farewell messages to fans

The popular idol group SMAP broke up on December 31 after performing music together for more than a quarter century.

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Cardcaptor Sakura LINE theme available now!

Transform the app into an environment perfect for Clow Cards and our heroine, Sakura.

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“Animals as Art” releases incredibly realistic, life-size polar bear figures 【Pics and Video】

Trick your friends into thinking that you own an actual polar bear, all while supporting WWF.

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McDonald’s Japan offers five days of free coffee in January

The best part? No purchase necessary!

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