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First copy of centuries-old ninja training manual discovered, doesn’t understand dogs【Video】

The legendary Kanrinseiyo has been found!

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McDonald’s Japan gives us a taste of the anime world with new series of Gundam burgers

Char takes over McDonald’s for a limited time, but are his burgers as good as he says they are?

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Best field trip ever? Japanese schoolkids get to control the full-scale moving Gundam’s hand

Is it too late for us to reenroll in elementary school?

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Multi-purpose meat cushions, raw and cooked, are now here for ravenous Monster Hunter fans【Pics】

Non-food-based monster brooches also let you show your love for the Capcom video game series.

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We test out the new gaming chopsticks that bring gaming PC looks to your dinner table【Photos】

You can now dine in the high-tech glow of gaming light.

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Cold karaage vending machines take fried chicken to new extremes

Take a trip to heaven and hell with “Deep Fried Chicken of Angel and Devil I wish you every happiness”.

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New sushi train toy makes sushi for you, then delivers it, and is exactly what we want【Video】

A functional sushi factory for your dinner table.

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Pretty pink coffins to sleep in now on sale in Japan, made by local Tokyo craftsmen【Photos】

Can also be used as dining tables, closets, or lounge sofas.

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Vending machine with in-flight meals becomes a sell-out hit at Haneda Airport in Japan

Sold-out meals cause a buzz online, but are they really worth a visit to the airport?

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Miniature Japanese ramen cakes are a rare, locally guarded secret

Like a tiny plastic model from a gacha capsule toy machine, but totally edible.

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McDonald’s Japan is selling Gundam burgers, endorsed by anime’s most charismatic antagonist【Vids】

Char is here, and he’s brought a whole line of Char Custom burgers with him.

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The Japan-exclusive Pepsi for fried chicken is here, but is it good?【Taste test】

A cola specifically for karaage is exactly the kind of drink we want.

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Japan has a wild boar and venison vending machine, and here’s a great dish to make with its meat

Wild game gives us some unique ingredients to experiment with in the SoraKitchen.

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This little-known temple in rural Japan has a giant Buddha bigger than Kamakura’s or Nara’s【Pics】

A visit to Seirinji Temple.

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An A.I. program designed a katana, then a 15th-generation Japanese swordsmith made it【Photos】

Modern technology intertwines with 400 years of swordsmithing skills.

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Japanese temple and shrine craftsmen now building world’s coolest doghouses, the Inudono【Pics】

A very fancy residence for very good boys and girls.

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Sanrio’s new crazy huge plushies are bigger than the average Japanese adult【Photos】

Finally, the 190-centimeter stuffed animal salmon slice that Sanrio fans have been waiting for!

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Tokyo prison restaurant The Lockup closes its doors for good

Throwing away the key after 23 years of terrifying tourists. 

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We found the “world’s best breakfast” at this Japanese hotel, and it was not cheap【Taste test】

This premium-priced Kobe breakfast broke our brain, but did it make our heart sing or just our wallet cry?

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Earn points by visiting temples throughout Japan with Buddhist sect’s upcoming app

Even 850-year-old traditions are getting with the times.

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