We try a Ninja Kakigori shaved ice dessert in Japan and wash it down with Cheese Tapioca Tea

Castle setting is the perfect home for this shadow warrior’s Japanese dessert. 

Read More

Japanese freestyle soccer maestro drops jaws with mind-blowing juggling skills in New York

And a joyful, positive attitude to inspire the world.

Read More

Pikachu and Jigglypuff dazzle as expensive but adorable high-end fashion boots!

Now you can make a fashion statement with these striking Pikachu and Jigglypuff boots … for a price.

Read More

Living next door to a stalker: Our Japanese reporter recounts the time her neighbour stalked her

Firsthand account is a cautionary tale for women living alone in Japan.

Read More

We got all comfy in a traditional French manor in Japan and drank coffee from a matcha bowl

The best of France and Japan in one classy chateau.

Read More

“They slipped 10,000-yen bills into rice balls” — Bizarre election corruption in Aomori revealed

It’s so bad that the region is now slang for “corrupt election.”

Read More

X Japan’s Yoshiki apologizes for having dinner with Jackie Chan

For a drummer, he really doesn’t have the best timing in the world.

Read More

We arrive at Pokémon GO Fest 2019 Chicago to up our game, scout out shinies

P.K. Sanjun is in Chicago to enjoy the weather and catch Pokémon, and it just got cloudy.

Read More

Setting of Ghibli’s Whisper of the Heart is More Tragedy Than Fantasy

Studio Ghibli released the Whisper of the Heart anime film in 1995, a story of youth following their dreams.

Read More

An otaku is born! Japanese Twitter goes gaga over adorable one-year-old baby loving anime【Video】

“Whenever I watch anime, I lose the ability to speak too. It’s quite powerful.”

Read More

Japanese beef bowl chain Yoshinoya releases new canned, ready-to-eat rice bowls 【Taste Test】

We try the full selection of emergency pork, beef, chicken and mackerel rice bowls.

Read More

Tokyo’s Haneda Airport comes out with handy “Walking Curry” for those on the go

Combines the savory satisfaction of a curry dish with the convenience of a cup of coffee.

Read More

What it’s really like to join a Japanese festival and carry a mikoshi around Tokyo for a day

We join the festivities at Suga Shrine, made famous as one of the real-life locations from the hit anime film Your Name

Read More

Japanese restaurant chain wows us with solo dining capsules, free Wi-Fi, personal power outlets

We try out the single-person dining capsules and never want to leave.

Read More

We try “the best milk soft cream” in Tokyo

As light and airy as a cloud, could this really be the best ice cream in Tokyo? 

Read More

New Totoro x Natsumikan range from Studio Ghibli covers glass tableware, towels and keychains

Totoro ditches his beloved acorn for a popular Japanese citrus this summer. 

Read More

Artistic Japanese website AI has a long way to go before it can appropriately rate user’s Pikachu pics

After seeing how misguided this AI was in its analysis of Pikachu sketches, we had to give it a go ourselves.

Read More

We try Tapioca Beer, the drink that everyone’s raving about in Japan right now

Boba beer? Yes, please.

Read More

Long awaited Pokémon Cafe finally opening in Kansai, plus new Osaka Pokémon Center DX

Now Osaka is getting a literal piece of the Pokémon pie!

Read More

Tokyo apologizes for accidentally promoting child abuse

Mascot’s assigned task of “Child Abuse Promotion” went unnoticed for months.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ...
  9. 1330