stay home

Now you can ‘stay’ in a Japanese castle without even leaving your sofa

There are even futons for you to ‘sleep’ on!

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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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Get your lazy body movin’ with PPAP singer’s new fitness challenge song, “Hoppin’ Flappin’【Video】

Pikotaro’s unique brand of musical weirdness gives birth to a stay-home fitness routine he can barely complete.

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Roland, king of Japan’s host club scene, shows us his self-isolation routine【Video】

The King of Hosts shows us his daily routine now that he can’t greet his clients…and also tells us who his favorite Love Live! girl is.

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One Piece manga extends free-to-read online period, creator posts series update, message of hope

Bilingual announcement from Eiichiro Oda and “Monkey Self-D.isciplined Luffy.”

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Final Fantasy fans around the world share musical creations with Home de Chocobo challenge【Video】

Square Enix’s organizes stay-home salute to the lovable fantasy steed.

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Studio Ghibli producer shows us how to draw Totoro【Video】

Come for Toshio Suzuki’s easy, step-by-step instructions, stay for the hidden Ghibli gems in the office

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Japanese swimsuit models holding online drinking parties with fans to encourage them to stay home

Some of Japan’s most popular and beautiful gravure models want you to stay home during the spring vacation period.

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Japan’s poo museum opens online, offers turds of virtual fun worldwide during stay-home period

The Unko Museum reconnects you with your poop and takes your mind off the crap of social distancing.

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New coronavirus cases in Tokyo drop to lowest level in almost two weeks

Reduced number of new infections coincides with strengthened calls from government for people to stay home.

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Sheltering-in-place Japanese schoolkids form “Neo-Chorus” choir to refresh our hearts【Video】

Pocari shows they’re the kings of both sports hydration and sentimentality — and want other school kids to get singing, too.

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Retro game group in Japan donating 100 Super NES systems to families with kids sheltering in place

Heartwarming package also includes two of the most popular games ever made.

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Nodame Cantabile’s anime power couple return in short stay-home coronavirus video

Voices of music-loving lovers show us that they’re sheltering in place, and that we should too.

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Cheers! Tokyo company will pay for telecommuting workers’ online drinking parties

Working from home and drinking from home are both part of coronavirus countermeasures.

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Coca Cola Japan is giving away one million free drinks to encourage people to exercise at home

Sometimes all we need is a little extra incentive to get moving.

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