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Studio Ghibli sunglasses let you channel anime film characters from Laputa: Castle in the Sky

New shades let you see the world through the eyes of Pazu and Colonel Muska.

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Japanese restaurant chain’s solo-diner boxes look depressing, but are actually pretty awesome

Single-person dining capsules turn meal time into me time with some nice amenities.

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Uniqlo’s amazing new bedsheets are hallucinatingly comfortable

Japan’s favorite affordable fashion brand also makes bedding, and it just blew our minds.

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Studio Ghibli summer merchandise puts famous anime characters on Japanese fans and wind chimes

New collection will keep you cool with friends from My Neighbour Totoro, Kiki’s Delivery Service, and Spirited Away.

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Ariel and Jasmine star in Disney princess pseudo-kimono line from Japanese fashion brand【Photos】

Clever design makes kids’ yukata easy to play in all summer long.

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Japanese police question man for “not looking good in a suit,” turns out he robbed an old lady

They say justice is blind, but apparently it still has a strong sense of fashion.

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Australian tourist in Japan arrested for graffiti around Kamogawa River in Kyoto

Tag found in 36 places, foreign tourist claims it was art

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What it’s like to rent a kimono and stroll around Sensoji temple in Asakusa for an afternoon

There are benefits to wearing a kimono while sightseeing in Tokyo, even if you’re travelling alone.

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Pretty kitty wants its owner to pay attention to it, meows happily when she does【Video】

Who says cats don’t care about their humans?

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Bacon seems to have fried the brain of one of Japan’s top politicians, judging from crazy tweet

Minister for Foreign Affairs’ tweet descends into emoji madness before ending on a porky cliffhanger.

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Learn how to be “hot on the Tokyo streets” with this Japanese language lesson from heartthrob Tomohisa Yamashita.

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Real-world Final Fantasy wedding plan reservations start in Japan, and it looks amazing【Photos】

Perfectly recreated bride’s dress, Moogle desserts, and wedding Chocobo are all part of the package.

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Gorgeous anime shorts reimagine One Piece’s Straw Hat Pirates as high school teens【Videos】

Newest episode in Hungry Days series is dripping with emotion, promises more to come.

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Fan-made trailer of live-action Nausicaa leaves Japanese netizens clamoring for more【Video】

We hope you are watching this right now, Hayao Miyazaki.

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Tokyo vegan’s ramen recommendation is extremely off the mark

Tons of veggies doesn’t equal no meat.

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Uniqlo Pokémon T-shirts coming to Japan this summer, in 24 crazy designs

Worldwide competition nets 18,000 entries and 24 winners, but there’s controversy surrounding the winning design.

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New Kumo Cloud Cake from Tokyo is the Japanese sweet on everyone’s lips right now

Taste the clouds on your tongue and float away to a better place in the heart of the capital.

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Australian mother reflects on “lunchbox shame” she felt from her son’s Tokyo preschool teacher

Preschool teacher says the Australian-style lunch she made was “not appropriate.”

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Possibly the sweetest anime voice actress ever meets fan on the train, makes their day, maybe life

What would you do if a celebrity started talking to you on the train?

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Japanese cafe’s gorgeous hydrangea sweets celebrate most beautiful flower of Japan’s rainy season

187-year-old Kyoto tea maker creates edible works of seasonal art.

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