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Nettori Peanuts: New Garigari-kun popsicle tastes like a peanut butter sandwich

If you don’t know what “nettori” means in Japanese, you definitely will after eating this ice cream.

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Hot spring offers people of all ages chance to participate in Japanese school-style sports day

Here’s your chance to experience your Japanese high school days that never were.

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Flipping genius? Japan is getting a new flip phone/smartphone hybrid【Photos】

Return of the gara kei?

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Drunk man in Japan live-streams himself getting robbed after falling asleep on the street【Video】

Thief unknowningly streams part of his post-crime conversation too.

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Japan’s Ramen Blanket wants to provide you with sweet noodle dreams【Photos】

Ramen noodle maker wants us to sleep happy and full.

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This 7-Eleven convenience store causes a buzz with foreigners online

No other 7-Eleven in Japan can compete with this branch’s claim to fame.

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How’s it feel to eat KFC in front of a Final Fantasy Chocobo, and how would Chocobos feel about it?

Final Fantasy XIV KFC combo meal comes with special in-game items, and also a side of complex emotions.

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Onigiri Bread from Japanese convenience store chain changes everything we know about rice balls

And that’s not all — there’s a curry bread rice cake coming too. 

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Human knights who fight for Lords Hello Kitty and Cinnamoroll? Sanrio launches fantasy franchise

”Full-fledged fantasy” is focused on knights pledged to Sanrio characters on quest to save the world.

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Two Japanese burgers contain whole crab, but which one is best?

Terrifying to look at, but how are they to eat?

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Final Fantasy and KFC Japan team up – Colonel Sanders heads to Eorzea, and maybe Chocobo to KFC?

Is Kentucky Fried Chocobo in our fast food future?

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Japanese prison will become luxury hotel managed by country’s premier resort company

Hoshinoya Nara Prison’s guests’ stays will be shorter and more comfortable than Nara Prison’s occupants’ were.

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Wear samurai armor while playing video games? That’s an option at this Japanese inn【Video】

Hokkaido ryokan lets you suit up in lamellar to play Dance Dance Revolution and Out Run.

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Stay in a Japanese hotel room…with a train inside it!

Train, uniform and a glorious view of Mt Fuji make this a very Japanese place to stay.

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Japan’s Minister of Digital Affairs catches attention by skipping escalator and using stairs【Photo】

While other high-ranking politicians waited for the escalator, digital policymaker opted for analog method.

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Japanese restaurant challenges diners to conquer “Mt Everest rice”

Can we defeat this mountainous serving of food?

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Japanese politicians boycott meetings for being told they should wear ties when they didn’t have to

City council chairperson’s reverse of course on relaxed dress code sparks resolution of no confidence.

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Retro vending machine corner is a hidden gem in the Japanese countryside

Step back in time with retro meals from the past but be warned — contents are hot!

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Tokyo movie theater allows cheering but forbids speaking Japanese at special screening

Fans are encouraged to shout, cheer, and even plat tambourines at screening of Indian action hit, but asked to refrain from speaking Japanese.

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Tokyo’s newest crane game prize is prized pears from west Japan, and you’re guaranteed to win

A sweet deal for some sweet Nijuseiki.

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