Japan

Free Sailor Moon condoms to be given out by Japanese government

The next time you’re thinking of having sex, think of Sailor Moon.

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Our favorite Japanese snack craft artisan goes pro, with a Cup Noodle astronaut

The snack-package-sculpting genius of this Twitter sensation finally caught the eye of a snack PR department.

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We eat tasty egg sandwiches from Japan’s first branch of Eggslut, the U.S.-based breakfast shop

Their delicious eggs and delightful sandwich concoctions impressed Mr. Sato.

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We coordinate a head-to-toe look for just 1,000 yen

What kind of outfit can US$9.32 get you in Japan?

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Tokyo tapioca tea takeover continues with a new massive boba drink stand in Shibuya【Photos】

Mr. Sato refuses to back down from gigantic sweet tea challenges.

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Supermarket throws away bench because of sales tax hike, angers many

Netizens agree it sucks, but don’t agree on who’s to blame.

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What’s the best part of Tokyo to live in, and why? Survey gives the top six picks

Three in the suburbs, and three in downtown.

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Starbucks Japan brings out a Red Night Frappuccino and Masquerade Mocha for Halloween

You’re invited to celebrate a seductive masquerade party in your mouth this Halloween. 

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Pregnant woman takes teen boys to task for calling their friend “lame” for offering her his seat

Pays thoughtful youth a compliment while demonstrating how sometimes “kindness flies like a boomerang.”

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Angelina Jolie reunites with son Maddox, Japanese musician Miyavi at Tokyo Maleficent 2 premiere

Hollywood actress visits Japan for the first time in five years with her two eldest children in tow.

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Six new Sailor Moon cafes to be open simultaneously in Japan this fall!【Photos】

From Hokkaido to Kyushu, and of course in Tokyo too, Sailor Moon has got your anime-inspired cravings covered.

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Starbucks Japan launches new coffee-buying pen, and SoraNews24 tries it out

Touch the Pen lets you pay for your coffee without using cash or cards.

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Help your kitty reach enlightenment with Felissimo’s new Buddhist statue-style “halo scratcher”

After all, isn’t the most divine member of your household worthy of some proper respect every now and then?

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Kyoto Animation will use none of its arson donations for business recovery, all of it for victims

The company has received over one billion yen (US$10.1 million), and plans to use every single one for human beings, not business.

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Train station ad skillfully invokes Makoto Shinkai to get through to the “smartphone generation”

Equal parts anime nostalgia and reverse psychology make for an effective billboard.

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God of Manga Osamu Tezuka to return to work with “new manga” produced by AI

Creator of Astro Boy has been deceased for 30 years.

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Narita Airport accommodation: New hostel opens in a converted Japanese elementary school

Go back to school at Ready to Flight! Narita.

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McDonald’s Japan unveils new Oreo and matcha green tea frappe

Enjoy the taste of Kyoto with your Oreos for a limited time at McDonald’s.

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Melon Dr. Pepper appears in Japan, but is it just what the doctor ordered?【Taste test】

SoraNews24’s in-house Dr. Pepper fan tries the mysterious new flavor, plus how to duplicate it at home.

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Ichiran Ramen to open high-class and pricey “Ginza Ichiran” this month

Your average Ichiran Ramen just won’t do for this luxurious Tokyo neighborhood.

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