romance

Japanese otaku singles parties say they only want guys who are otaku, but don’t look like otaku

Female participants can look as otaku-like as they want, though.

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Aichi man arrested again after having slashed over 1,000 women’s tires to get to know them better

Suspect simply can’t stop attempting to meet women in the worst possible way.

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How I met your cosplaying father? Cosplay suplex leads to lifelong love for Gintama fans

Romance blossoms after body hits the pavement in Tokyo.

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Sailor Moon creator illustrates new marriage registration form in Japan, can be ordered now

For when you’re ready to make your miracle romance permanent.

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The odd phenomenon of some Japanese husbands making their wives put their socks on for them

If you’re old enough to get married, shouldn’t you be old enough to dress yourself?

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Our reporter orders food from Uber Eats, falls in love, learns that fate works in mysterious ways

It seems that food isn’t the only thing that Uber Eats delivers…love is on the menu too!

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Japanese wife creates izakaya pub at home during coronavirus outbreak

When your husband can’t go out to the izakaya during a pandemic, you bring the izakaya to him.

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Japanese husband falls in love with telecommuting wife all over again as they both work from home

No coronavirus divorce worries here.

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The sad, snickering truth behind Kyoto’s trendy holding-hands date spot【Photos】

Enjoy the moment while it lasts, because the two of you might not last forever.

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Couple’s wedding cancelled due to coronavirus, so they hold it in Animal Crossing instead

That’s definitely one way to save on the honeymoon costs!

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There’s a surprising potential risk that’s making more Japanese youth turn to dating apps

Many Japanese youths see dating apps as a way to protect the interpersonal relationships they already have.

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Majority of surveyed Japanese workers have dated a coworker, over 20 percent their boss or senpai

Office romance most likely to bloom for younger workers in survey.

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The three ways to say “love” in Japanese, and when to use them

Because there are many different kinds of love.

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Japanese Valentine’s Day surveys: women likely to succeed at confessing, men split on chocolate

Dating website Matching App University brings us some sentimental survey stats, just in time for the year’s most lovey-dovey holiday.

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Japanese Twitter breaks down the perfect spot for a first date, and it’s surprisingly cheap

Flummoxed about where to take a prospective partner for the first time in Japan? Twitter, as always, has the answer (well, an answer).

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Why you probably won’t get home-made Valentine chocolate and love confession from a Japanese girl

Don’t get your hopes up for one of anime and J-dramas’ longest romantic traditions to play out in your real life.

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Japanese baseball player’s sweet story of how he wooed his fiancé moves Twitter, inspires puns

You could say he didn’t strike out in this aspect of life!

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HALOP: The Japanese huggy pillow for people who already have a human boyfriend/girlfriend

A new kind of dakimakura designed to provide fantasies that are actually based in reality.

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The weird and wonderful things you’ll find at Japanese love hotels【Photos】

Trending hashtag reveals some interesting quirks that guests have come across during their short-term stays.

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Less than one in four surveyed Japanese men has a girlfriend, over one in three women has a beau

Survey paints a different picture of dating for young men and women.

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