Huge life-size Slowpoke Pokémon plushie wants to hang out in your home, but you have to act fast

Lovably laid-back Pocket Monster is only available for a limited time.

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Slacker Appreciation Day — The secret, unofficial Japanese holiday we all want but don’t have:

All thanks to one friendly robot cat from the future. 

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The Japanese train station famous for mysterious dancing cats

Magical legend lives on at Odoriba Station.

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Poll asks Japanese fans to name their favorite depressing anime

Get out the tissues, because these anime offerings won’t leave a dry eye in the house.

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Nike commercial about gender inequality in Japan receives backlash online【Video】

 New clip points out facts about football, baseball, and sumo in Japan…but not all Japanese are behind it. 

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A foot-based way to prevent mosquito bites? Japanese Twitter tries the bloodsucker blocking tip

A few quick wipes might save you from a ton of itchy bites.

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Japanese manners coach’s tips for elegantly eating sandwiches has people baffled

Have we all been eating our sandwiches wrong all this time?

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Bukkake udon gets a new name in the U.S.A. from Marugame Udon

Traditional Japanese noodle dish now has a codeword-style moniker.

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We buy Vladimir Putin chocolate from the Red Square Russian shop in Tokyo

President Putin chocolate is one of five recommended items you can buy at this specialty food store.

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New contraption from Japan lets you cook paper-thin egg omelets in your microwave

Use it to make crepes, rice omelets, or decorations for your bento lunchbox!

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Manga legend Rumiko Takahashi reveals her insane working schedule

You don’t become one of the most prolific manga creators of all time without putting in some very long hours.

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Nintendo to convert former Kyoto factory into museum of the company’s history

A historic venue for a historical facility.

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Master Ball bug cage lets you finally catch even the most powerful insects out there

Forget capturing Mewtwo, it’s time to snatch some beetles!

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Student in Japan leaves flat-tire bike in park for few hours, finds surprising letter when he returns

“Old dude with lots of free time” has a heartwarming request.

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Kappa Sushi’s newest menu item is just sushi rice, but we’re not that mad about it, honestly

Kappa Sushi is revitalizing its sushi…starting with its rice!

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J-pop megastar Utada Hikaru’s haunting new music video for “Pink Blood” is here!【Video】

Anime theme song deals with the solitude that can come with learning to care for yourself.

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Burger King Japan’s Ugly Burgers go head-to-head in a battle for flavour

It’s what’s inside that counts.

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New hell found in Nagasaki, campaign to name it underway

What fresh hell is this?

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Drunk customers throw money at Tokyo bento shop workers’ heads, owners need help tracking them down【Video】

”We want them arrested” says Kitchen Dive after assailants throw money at employees and threaten to attack them after work.

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Sip your coffee like a yakuza boss at Nagoya’s newly opened Ninkyo Cafe

The Ninkyo Café is furnished like a yakuza office and provides opportunities to participate in special events with the staff.

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