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Hankering for a vacation? Try these pseudo-vacations offered in Taiwan and Japan

Whether digital or just a taste of travel, these experiences might help sate a little bit of your wanderlust!

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The Evangelion Tamagotchi is here, so let’s raise an Angel!【Photos】

We learn a hard lesson about being good parents while trying to take care of our little Angel.

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Never feel lonely in the tub again! We try Japan’s Bobbing Seal floating bath toy【Photos】

Our Japanese-language reporter purchased a forever friend to lighten up his cleanliness rituals.

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How to make your own sold-out Uniqlo Airism mask in less than two minutes

The latest “brilliant” idea from SoraNews24’s founder.

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New Japanese social media platform promises positive responses only for users’ posts【Video】

But won’t there always be terrible people online? Not on this social media network.

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You can make and eat anime’s most famous butt with the Shin-chan purin kit【Photos】

Sure, we’ve all seen Crayon Shin-chan’s jiggling butt, but now it’s time to consume it.

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Flying scarecrow in Japanese countryside scares people across Japanese Internet【Video】

Dad’s do-it-yourself project is cleverly terrifying.

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Good God, what is this terrifying monstrosity found at a game shop in Japan?

Like anime classic Akira’s most disturbing scene, but in real life.

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You COULD eat a terrifying octopus egg in Japan, but SHOULD you? Let’s find out!【Taste test】

A chance encounter at a Tokyo fish market fills us with intrigue/dread, and things don’t get any less scary when we tear it open.

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Mr Sato drinks stinky Pond Water Cider from Japan

A cider so foul-smelling it comes with a warning label.

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Kyoto cafe with unfortunate name, gorgeous sandwiches keeps getting mistaken for e-commerce giant

If only the owner’s dad had been able to see into the future…

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Pizza Hut creates Putting our Soul into Every Bite Ramen Pizza with famous Japanese ramen chain

Bizarrely tempting pie isn’t for Japan, though.

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880-pound wagyu cow escapes from livestock auction in southern Japan

Prized Japanese Black is later found in a very unusual place.

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Man in Tokyo tries to pay for sex with toy check

Kids’ plaything and adult services don’t mix well.

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No screaming allowed on Japanese roller coasters, and new video shows it can be done【Video】

Top bosses of Japan’s most popular thrill ride park sit down and shut up.

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Cat lovers can now put a canned ring on it with new line of capsule toys

Because who can judge what high fashion is?

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You can now get shaved ice ramen in Japan, and it’s painfully delicious【Taste test】

There’s a lot to love here, and also two things to be careful of.

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Kyoto woman arrested for stealing cat from pet shop, offers strange justification to police

Straight-up theft, or miraculous reunion?

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Crocodile Who Dies in 100 Days creator starts new English-language Twitter manga

Instead of being destined to die, this time the cute manga’s star is destined to fly.

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Japanese condoms now have their own anime: Condom Battler Goro!

Superhero characters promote safe sex in new anime series.

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