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Official Pokémon furniture line launches with Pikachu Sofa and Poké Ball table【Photos】

Cute enough for any fan, and stylish enough for any home.

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Can a famous Japanese hypnotist make us eat super spicy instant noodles?【Experiment】

Can hypnosis keep us from tasting spiciness? We try to find out!!

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Nothing is more relaxing than watching this Japanese artist drawing with Daiso crayons【Video】

“Let’s overcome these barriers” says Shibasaki, who just might be everyone’s kind and cool Japanese art uncle.

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New Sailor Moon illumination event will bring Crystal Tokyo…or rather Crystal Kanagawa to life

Sagami Lake Resort will light up in all the colors of the Sailor Soldiers and provide plenty of pretty photo opportunities.

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Pokémon at your door! Japanese home hyosatsu marks your house with your name and favorite Pokémon

30 Gen-1 Pokémon are ready to literally become part of your home.

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Japan Airlines re-re-releasing happi famously once worn by the Beatles

And the best part? You don’t even need a Ticket to Ride to get it!

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Google Japan unveils tea-cup shaped keyboard with open-source all-fish input system

Someday our grandchildren will wonder what life was like before we all typed on tea cups.

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Tokyo Station Waterscape Toilet looks more like an aquarium than a bathroom

Latest technology to “provide healing and surprise”.

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We try clams from a Japanese vending machine and live to tell the tale

Mega clams turn out to be mega, in more ways than one. 

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Japanese company creates wooden micro cottages you can tow behind your car【Pics, video】

More stylish than a motorhome, but more motorable than a normal home.

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When life doesn’t give you expensive tuna, build a tuna fishing vessel plastic model instead

We wanted to eat fresh-from-the-boat tuna but couldn’t, so we did the next most logical thing and built a realistic tuna fishing boat instead.

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Potato chips for sake? 176-year-old brewer and gourmet chip maker produce a snack like no other

Classy new chips were designed to pair with one specific type of sake.

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Shinjuku Station’s new mascot character gets lost at the station, in more ways than one

Cute character flies under the radar, but there’s a special prize for those who can hunt it down!

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Does a denim kimono look or feel good? Our kimono neophyte reporter finds out【Photos】

East meets West, but do they get along?

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348-year-old sake brewery’s newest creation: A special sake just to drink with ramen!

If you have raman and sake, what else do you need?

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Demon Slayer Nichiren Blades ready for new duty: Slicing through your sweets as dessert knives

Power of the Demon Slayer Corps’ arsenal harnessed in kashigiri form.

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Retro Japanese train is our new favourite office space

Like teleworking with Sen and No Face from Spirited Away

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We make a gorgeous wooden art display piece out of Hokusai’s Great Wave

Hokusai’s Great Wave has gone from woodblock to art sensation to a wooden art display piece.

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Beautiful vending machine in rural Japan quenches visitors’ thirst, respects the historical scenery

Silver town’s vending machine deserves a gold medal for design.

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Cat-ear eye drops take Japan’s obsession with felines to a whole new level

Best-selling Japanese eye drop brand adds three cool cats to their range.

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