Japan

New Kyoto green tea dessert drinks join McDonald’s Japan menu with ichigo and shiratama assists

Matcha McCafé menu tempts us to skip the burgers and double-down on desserts.

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Nationwide pub chain in Japan adapting to the times by turning into a bento boxed lunch shop

We ask how the Kushikatsu Tanaka izakaya chain is faring in the midst of a pandemic.

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The sad, snickering truth behind Kyoto’s trendy holding-hands date spot【Photos】

Enjoy the moment while it lasts, because the two of you might not last forever.

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The customers Japanese convenience store clerks hate the most

How to avoid being that customer staff can’t stand. 

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One-Punch Man artist shares 10-year-old daughter’s drawings online

Manga art looks like it’s drawn by someone twice her age.  

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Stuck at home? Order in some chunky, cartoony meat on the bone

A formative food fantasy has been made real, and you can get it delivered straight to your door.

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Social distancing ideals vs reality: Beautiful Thai woman reveals the difference【Photos】

Behind the gorgeous Instagram photos, there’s a slob slurping noodles in her loungewear.

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Japan’s prime minster to declare state of emergency for Tokyo over coronavirus infections

Increasing rate of infections expected to prompt other major Japanese cities also being part of designated emergency areas.

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Can you find the “Kyushu button?”

You need to enter the mind of a child to find it.

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Crowdfunded samurai sword-inspired kitchen knives now available for general sale

Now anyone can pretend to use Oda Nobunaga’s sword to cut onions!

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Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen singer washes hands against coronavirus in new “PPAP 2020” song 【Video】

“I have a hand. I have a soap. Wash wash wash wash wash wash wash wash.”

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Kirby wedding rings let you combine powers with the love of your life【Photos】

Nintendo’s lovable ball of cuteness transforms into extremely elegant designs.

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Japanese baby flashes peace sign from the womb, lets mom know everything is going to be all right

Today, let’s all try to be as calm and confident as this kid.

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Anime voice actors need loans, face “dangerous levels of poverty” during pandemic, union says

Survey of live-action and vocal performers shows startling number who’ve already used up their savings.

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Parenting while teleworking — a day in the life of a Japanese father in the midst of COVID-19

A rare peek behind the scenes for one SoraNews24 reporter. Read More

Where’d the time go?! Top anime series that finished ten years ago, ranked by Japanese netizens

Seriously, it’s been a long, long time since these series aired, and now we feel really old.

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Japan’s steampunk business card holder says “Let’s do lunch, and yes, I am from the future-past”

Turns one of the most fundamental parts of life in Japan into an unforgettable event.

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The SoraNews24 Work from Home Health Guide: Stretching with Mr. Sato!【Photos】

Mr. Sato is wiser, and healthier, than people think, and he’s here to help you stay loose and limber.

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Embassy employee pulls April Fools’ Day prank, gets admired for Photoshop skills instead

His Photoshop power level! It’s over 9,000!

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Crocodile Who Dies in 100 Days Cafe dies in 3 days

Perhaps it just wasn’t the right time for a lunch loaded with existentialism.

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