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Little-known Pokémon fact: Pikachu originally planned to become more adept at human speech

The most famous Pokémon was supposed to become disturbingly eloquent.

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Japan’s Samurai Blue soccer team sends autographed jerseys to survivors of Thai cave ordeal

The spirit of sport connects us all.

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Japanese elementary school student’s essay about mother’s prawn pilaf is absolutely adorable

It broke the heart of the embarrassed mother.

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Virtual YouTuber video lets viewers experience what it’s like to dine with an anime girl

Spice up your meal with company of the virtual kind.

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Japanese university’s amazing dining menu fills students’ bellies for a very reasonable price

With generously-portioned dishes costing roughly $4.50, this foodie heaven is great for the stomach yet gentle on the wallet.

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Ramen shop in Nagoya offers monster servings of mouth-watering bamboo shoots as toppings

Ready to satisfy your inner panda?

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Netizen’s dare lands him in a tough spot after Japan’s unexpected soccer victory over Colombia

Think twice before issuing challenges, especially if it involves cycling over 584 miles from Tokyo to Yamaguchi Prefecture.

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Survival tip: fashion an emergency long-lasting oil lamp from a can of tuna with this life hack

You’ll never look at canned tuna the same way again.

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Japanese women become wives, realize why their mothers sometimes ate ramen despite making dinner

Mothers always say to their daughters, “You’ll understand when you’re a mother,” and it’s so true.

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Shattered glass in Universal Studios Japan shows how much the theme park values safety

Entertainment may be the theme park’s core, but safety is of utmost importance.

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Simple wrist test shows whether your body type is that of a model, athlete, or sumo wrestler

Grab your wrist and find out what kind of body frame you have.

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Japanese NASA engineer discovers letter from 2085, makes contact with time traveler

Could this letter from 67 years in the future be the real thing?

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Japanese telecom company unveils robot that lets you see, hear, and feel through it【Video】

The only problem is that it looks like a killing machine compared to domestic robot Pepper.

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Japanese Twitter user divides anime into “world-class” and “ones otaku think are world-class”

Sparks heated debate about which type deserves worldwide recognition.

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Osaka Prefectural Police posters are so awesome they make us want to enlist

From recruitment ads to safety reminders, the folks in Osaka sure know how to strike the right chord.

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7-Eleven store resorts to cute illustration and heartfelt message to help sell excess pasta

Honesty, sincerity, and a bit of creativity can go a long way in solving mistakes.

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Twitter user suggests creative idea to prevent umbrella theft, receives ovation from netizens

A computer chip on a rainy day keeps the thieves away.

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Professional female shogi player wows Internet by cosplaying as cute anime shogi player

Manao Kagawa shows she can capture hearts just as well as shogi pieces.

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Lucky winner of Coca-Cola Japan’s transparent cola campaign stunned by what he received in mail

Or rather, by what he did not receive.

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Japanese Twitter users agree that yakuza members are more Photoshop savvy than the average joe

Although when you think about what they do for a living, it does makes sense.

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