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Alcoholic soup in a cup now on sale to keep Japan warm and buzzed this winter

An extra-relaxing beverage for the coldest time of the year.

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Japanese government’s new birth rate plan: Use AI to tell people who’d be a good spouse for them

Wants to help people find spouses who don’t meet their preferences for age, income, or education.

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Idol otaku arrested for bomb threat after his idol T-shirt gets burned

He did the one thing you shouldn’t do if you don’t want your idol merch to go up in smoke.

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Rainbow ramen now being served in Japan to spread happiness through noodles【Photos】

A ramen broth like nothing noodle fans have ever seen or tasted before.

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Mos Burger teams up with Dassai sake brand for a very unusual milkshake

Ah, the sweet, sweet taste of a Japanese sake brewery.

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Post office manager sacked for embezzling 130 million yen in stamps

Yeah, but when you convert that to dollars… Holy cow!

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Japan now has video gamer chiropractic treatments to reduce discomfort and improve performance

Stiff and sore? A Headshot Course will have you feeling better.

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Ho ho ho! Merry fried chicken sushi appears in Japan!

Japan’s signature cuisine meets its favorite Christmastime import.

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We piss our pants over and over to find the most comfortable Japanese baby diaper to pee in

SoraNews24’s newest daddy launches into warm, wet research for the sake of his daughter.

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Japanese office worker accidentally calls angry customer stupid, things turn out surprisingly well

You won’t find this technique in the employee manual.

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Train otaku say this is the narrowest train station platform in Japan

Where commuters have less than 40 centimetres (16 inches) of foot-space between safety lines.

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Three new Evangelion Tamagotchi arrive so you can raise your own Angel after the franchise ends

It’s the Evatchi Second Impact!

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The strange seasonal surprise hanging from the ceiling of this station in rural Japan【Photos】

Nakanojo welcomes you to Gunma with a beautiful local tradition you won’t find at any other station in Japan.

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Tokyo talent “scout” picks wrong woman to try to recruit, and not just because she’s a politician

Showing her photos of events he claims to have managed backfires spectacularly.

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Mos Burger’s new luxury burger contains 0.18 percent alcohol

Limited-edition burger promises to give diners a “charge” for winter.

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Newest weird Japanese vending machine beverage: Dashi fish soup from…Coca-Cola?!?

The piscatorial pause that refreshes?

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Botched art restorations become Japanese gacha capsule toys

Restoration fails remind us to keep our own mistakes in perspective.

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Kyoto man arrested for opening packs of Demon Slayer key chains until finding one he wanted

But who’s the real demon here?

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Japan gifts the world with First Essence Tagame Gin made from a giant water bug

We didn’t rightly know what we were missing “in spirit” until now. 

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Japanese rental house comes with craziest amenity ever: a full-size bus

Relator says island home is great choice for telecommuters.

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