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Japan’s Very Real Problem with Shame and Evaporated People

At some point, we've all dreamed about disappearing and escaping from life's problems. For most of us, it's a mere fantasy in the midst...

Japanese Desserts That Are About to Make Me Spend $1,600 on...

Why is Japan so expensive to travel to? I'm looking at $1,600 tickets for round trip! My wallet says no but my stomach says yes. I...

Explore the Real Life Locations of Saekano

Twitter user @Surwill shared real life locations in Japan and the Saekano counterpart. It's great to see the detail that the animators put into...

Artist Reimagines Disney Princesses Into Anime Girls In Kimono

As predominantly Japanophiles, a lot of anime fans love seeing western icons turned into anime characters. Japanese artist @starshadowmagic on Twitter satisfies that need for...

Oreimo: Ayase Aragaki Life-Sized Figure

FIGUREX is starting pre-orders for this life-sized Ayase Aragaki figure that is only limited to 20 pieces. The figure will cost right around $14,000...

Manga Guides Are Every College Weeb’s Dream Textbook

From McDonalds commercials getting the anime treatment to Ellen Baker gracing Japan's English textbooks (along with our hearts), Japan is getting more and more creative...

Oh Look, A Japanese Priest Has Built A Techno Temple

A 49-year old DJ-turned-Buddhist priest named Gyousen Asakura from Japan has built an actual techno temple. The expensive project consists of “techno memorial services” at Shō-onji (照恩寺)...

Japanese Hotel Celebrates Matcha Mania

The Hyatt Regency Osaka in Suminoe Ward, Osaka Prefecture, holds an annual "Matcha Mania Afternoon Tea" celebration. This 5-month event is a repeat of...

Odd Name in Legend of Zelda’s Credits Has Inspiring Backstory

Most people don't ever read credits in movies, anime, and video games. It's the perfect time to unwind and take stock of what you...

Ghibli-like Japanese Inn Has Been Open For A Thousand Years

The inn called "Houshi Ryokan" was founded around 1,300 years ago. It has been run and managed by the same family from the very beginning...

Japan Has “Pancake Baths” Because Why Not

Morinaga Hot Cake Mix is a well-known brand from Japan. They're celebrating their 60th anniversary this year and they decide to commemorate it by...

Onsen Musume: The Cross-Media Idol Project About Hot Springs

Japan loves hot springs. There are countless hot spring episodes from any number of anime and manga out there. There's even an entire light...

Japanese Adults Act Like Babies in Latest Therapy Fad

The Japanese fad will literally take you back to infancy. Otonamaki is wrapping an adult in a cloth then rocking them back and forth. The...

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11 Garden of Words Cinemagraphs That Capture “Lonely Love”

Makoto Shinkai's The Garden of Words (Kotonoha no Niwa) has captivated fans with its beautiful animation and timeless story about two people who can't be together. https://gfycat.com/gifs/detail/HideousUnitedAlligator   The...