Taste-testing Japan’s crazy-expensive 3,240-yen (US$29) persimmon

We bought one of Japan’s shockingly expensive gift fruits as a gift for ourselves.

Read More

Shibuya Halloween event turns ugly with toppled truck, perverts, and upskirt photography

Five arrests made at celebration attended by “young people and foreigners”.

Read More

The beautiful, awesome cosplayers of Tokyo’s OTHER Halloween hot spot: Ikebukuro

While the Shibuya celebration is as much about getting drunk with friends as it is anything else, in Ikebukuro it’s the costumes that take center stage.

Read More

KFC Japan’s version of Double Down to return soon, sends junk food fans to decadent paradise

Why let carbs get in your way when you can have meat, meat, and more meat?

Read More

Halloween vandals trash Tokyo ramen restaurant’s meal ticket machine, prompting ultimatum【Video】

Shibuya restaurant gives jerk one chance to avoid trouble with the law, but some say they’re being too soft on him.

Read More

Latest Pretty Cure movie gets Guinness World Record on opening day

A real highlight for the Pretty Cure series but a lowlight for the record-keeping group.

Read More

Shibuya Halloween 2018 cosplay costume collection【Pics & Videos】

Tokyo’s famous scramble crossing district came alive with hilarious, sexy, cute and genius outfits for Halloween.

Read More

Japanese junior high school student comes up with ingenious way to bypass iPad usage restriction

Kids these days are just too clever for their own good.

Read More

The magical food and gorgeous merch of Tokyo’s brand-new Cardcaptor Sakura cafe and gift shop

Sorry, Kero-chan. You’re cute and all, but fans of the classic anime are definitely going to eat you.

Read More

Dragon Ball Super fan unleashes tirade of criticism against the series in viral video

These plot holes are so big it’s as if they were blasted open by a Kamehameha Wave!

Read More

Fried Oyster Ice Cream: the taste of the sea in a Japanese soft serve dessert【Taste Test】

One of Japan’s most intriguing flavour pairings

Read More

Japan now has only two TV anime series that air in prime time during the week

Pokémon loses its prime time slot as only a pair of veterans cling to theirs.

Read More

Starbucks Japan unveils new Christmas Cake Frappuccinos and gingerbread lattes for 2018

Four limited-edition beverages are coming our way this holiday season.

Read More

Want to be guided around Tokyo by a ninja? With an upcoming app, now you can!

You could also request a translator or a photographer, but who wants that when you can have a ninja?!

Read More

MLB pitcher Yu Darvish throws a curveball of sensibility into the Yasuda hostage controversy

And now a lesson in Internet civility from the American League strike-out leader of 2013.

Read More

10,000 or 1,0000? Japanese schools are starting to move commas on big numbers, but why?

The linguistic reasoning may surprise you.

Read More

Employee scared of asking foreigners to pay for tickets cost Tokyo garden a huge amount of money

Staggering sum required help of another worker to cover up.

Read More

Adorable chinchilla from Japan uses floor seat as a see-saw, sets hearts hammering【Videos】

This cute pet rodent has a whale of a time with a simple floor chair, and we do too just from watching it!

Read More

We try the “Ramen Roll” sandwich, because why not have a bowl of ramen on a hot dog bun?

Does the Ramen Roll live up to the reputation of its popular cousin, the Yakisoba Roll?

Read More

10 best rest stops in Japan ranked by customer satisfaction for 2018

Seems the people of Japan are listening to their stomachs when choosing the best of the nation’s roadside attractions.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. ...
  11. 1248