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Japan’s new ukiyo-e woodblock print passports are beautiful, now in travelers’ hands【Photos】

Passport holders in Japan now have a miniature gallery of the works of Hokusai, the country’s most famous traveling painter.

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Don’t eat these Cup Noodles…because they’re actually a super-realistic full-scale model【Photos】

Designers 3-D scanned an entire instant ramen meal for maximum non-edible authenticity.

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Two new additions take this pianist’s anime and video game medleys to a whole other level.

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Secret fireworks festivals take place across Japan to lift spirits during coronavirus crisis【Pics】

An iconic part of summer in Japan gets a throwback to its 18th century samurai-era roots.

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Mini samurai sword scissors are here to help you slice paper and plastic foes to pieces【Photos】

This is how Oda Nobunada and the Shinsengumi would remove the tags from their T-shirts.

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Katana that shoot flames are real in amazing Japanese artist’s video series【Videos】

Swords that slash with arcs of fire are possible in real life, and awesome.

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What would Dragon Quest look like in real life? Fan’s Slime travel photo series shows us【Photos】

Come on, Slime! We’re going for a walk.

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Animal Crossing fan recreating all of Ghibli’s Spirited Away in New Horizons, and it’s incredible

Masterpieces from Nintendo and Studio Ghibli go together amazingly well, photos show.

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Tokyo Tower reopens after coronavirus closure, but now you have to take the stairs 150 meters up

Uniquely beautiful views of the city and a cardio workout like no other.

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Got a collection of anime clear files? Then you need these super-cheap frames from Japan’s Nitori

Otaku have fallen in love with the affordable solution to a frustrating problem.

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Creative Japanese office installs awesome full-size vending machine made out of cardboard【Video】

Japan has a lot vending machines, but there’s only one like this.

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Cancelled your trip to climb Mt. Fuji? Build the mountain yourself with an awesome papercraft kit

No one is climbing Mt. Fuji this year, but everyone can recreate the symbol of Japan in their home.

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Japanese violinist covers Super NES soundtracks AND sound effects in amazing videos【Videos】

Beautiful selections from Super Mario World, The Legend of Zelda, and more stir the heart and the nostalgia too.

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Japanese upcycle brand makes ’80s obi sandals in collaboration with United Tokyo 【Photos】

Traditional Japanese fashion in a sustainable, wearable form? Yes, please.

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Fukuoka Museum offers Japanese art treasures right in your own home via AR

Why not virtually spruce up your living room with some 16th century samurai armor?

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J-rock band One OK Rock self-parodies with awesome “Complete Stay Home Dreamer” video

One change in the lyrics, and some big changes in the video, help fans power through the new normal of coronavirus safety.

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A terrifying, tasty Japanese dessert you can make with just two ingredients and a sushi bazooka

Today in the SoraKitchen we’re firing off a gigantic, super easy-to-make yokan.

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Hatch dinosaurs by saving your money in new line of Japanese toy coin banks

It will be easier to resist the urge to spend that pocket change when you know that you can hatch a prehistoric reptile instead.

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How to make a mask out of a coffee filter in just seconds

In less time than it takes to brew a cup of java, you could have a new face covering.

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Uniqlo teams up with Billie Eilish and Takashi Murakami for exciting new UT collaboration【Videos】

The fashion collection we’ve been waiting for. 

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