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TV audiences in Japan surprised to see “Pikachu,” “Raichu” as members of U.S. Olympic team

Siblings look to electrify the badminton competition at the Tokyo Olympics.

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Naomi Osaka’s dream of having her own Barbie doll comes true

The designer got the Olympic athlete right down to her freckles.

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U.S. government lowers Japan travel warning level

Japan was placed at highest warning level in May.

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Cowboy Bebop’s original composer is coming back for the Netflix live-action version

If “get everybody and the stuff together” means “get Yoko Kanno and her amazing musical talent,” then yes, it’s time to jam.

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“Do not travel to Japan” U.S. government tells citizens

Don’t go to Japan, and if you’re already traveling there, come home ASAP, says State Department.

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Here’s what Japanese netizens think of the U.S.’s top 20 most-picked karaoke songs

How do America’s karaoke selections compare to Japan’s?

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Instagram queen Naomi Watanabe’s latest post uses trick art to turn herself into sushi

These clever photos are part of the the catalogue art for her newest Spring & Summer fashion line.

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Chinese Embassy tweets controversial comic about U.S. democracy

China starts another Twitter war, this time fanning the flames between Japan and American relations.

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Netflix creates otaku virtual YouTuber who’s a bilingual Japanese/English sheep girl【Videos】

Anime brand ambassador speaks two languages, is subtitled in 10 more.

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Nintendo announces new Lego Luigi set, and Japan gets it first【Photos, video】

Super Mario’s brother is ready to show he’s super too!

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Nintendo is suing Bowser to stop his latest evil plan

King of the Koopas remains in fine legal standing, but someone with his namesake is headed to the courtroom.

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Live-action U.S.-produced Gundam movie is coming to Netflix

Anime mecha saga leaping to live-action in tie-up with streaming giant, Chinese theatrical release also planned.

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Macross for all! Legendary anime’s Japanese rights holders finally settle dispute with Robotech

After decades of nebulous legal fights, Macross will finally be coming to the rest of the world!

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Naomi Watanabe responds to “Olympig” remark from Tokyo Olympics ceremony chief

Derogatory comment gets a boss response.

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Tokyo Olympics ceremony chief quits after suggesting Naomi Watanabe dress as an “Olympig”

Another day, another scandal for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Demon Slayer Mugen Train movie finally has U.S. release date for theater and digital format

The biggest Japanese box office hit of all time finally makes its way across the Pacific.

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Naomi Watanabe is moving to the U.S., switching base of operations to outside Japan

Multi-faceted entertainer says she’s been preparing for the transition for years.

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Sonic the Hedgehog getting a new CG Netflix series produced in the U.S. and Canada

Sega video game star to embark on a multiverse “journey of self-discovery and redemption.”

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Japan has a new Hershey’s cereal that doubles as a toast topping

New Choco Bits variety breaks all the rules when it comes to Japanese breakfast.

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Kanji T-shirt seen on U.S. TV show makes Japanese viewers giggle

According to his shirt, this guy isn’t just “huge in Japan”, he’s huge somewhere else too. 

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