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Idols Says She’s Received Whitish Stained Plushies From Fans

The Japanese idol industry is built on a combination of musical talent and illusion. These idols have to possess a certain measure of singing...

Keijo is About to Become a Real Life Sport

The fictional sport of Keijo!!!!!!!! is about to become a reality thanks to a group of Portuguese fans! Keijo Portugal is a group of fans working to turn...

Japanese School Blasted for Buying Lewd Novels for Students

It's normal for schools to set aside some funds in order to provide some entertainment for students. But one Osaka junior high school is...

Drunk Japanese Teacher Beats Student ‘Out of Concern’

Teacher of the year alert! A 38-year-old head teacher at an elementary school in Osaka's Minato Ward was suspended for a certain late-night incident that...

Man Arrested For Threatening to Kill Sock Wearing Schoolgirls

The Fukuoka Prefectural Police is preparing to charge a 48-year-old for threatening to kill school girls for wearing socks. During the past year, the man...

Someone Thought This Squirtle Pillow Was a Good Idea

Squirtle is one of the most recognizable starter Pokémon in the franchise. The little turtle has been plastered on all kinds of merchandise, but...

Man Arrested For Selling Fake Miyazaki and Shinkai Sketches

An unemployed man was arrested by the Okayama Prefectural Police for selling counterfeit autographed anime sketches on an online auction site. Image via Mainichi Shimbun The...

Fan Fails to Sue Idols Due to Noisy Otaku Dancers

A fan of KOBerrieS had his three-year lawsuit against the idol group thrown out of the Osaka High Court. The three-year legal battle dates back...

Japan Puts Anime in Zoo and Penguin Adopts a Waifu

Various Japanese zoos have been collaborating with Kemono Friends and hosting special events. It's been working, as social media has been showing an increase in zoo...

Man Must Breastfeed Alien to Save Earth in New Ecchi Manga

Alien babies, gender-swapping, and nudity are all the rage in Chichi no Jikan. Kuronosuke Shirata's ecchi manga follows a young man named Kyuuichi Shinogi, a biology...

There is a Manga About a Mom Being Turned Into a...

We've seen light novels cater to some bizarre niches to get attention from fans, like a series starring a boy reincarnated as a hot...

Tokyo Chapel to Host a Ceremony so Fans can Marry VR...

The Japanese gaming market is flooded with romance games and dating simulators. Most works try to separate themselves with graphic sexual content, whacky characters (birds...

A.I. Engineer Makes a Robot to Be His Wife

It's like a scene out of an anime: a man marrying his robotic girlfriend so they can live a happy life together. Instead, this...

Japanese Idol Fan Arrested For Stealing 120 Boxes of Razors to...

The life of an idol fan can be an expensive one. Depending on your dedication, there are no shortages of CDs, concerts, meet-and-greet events, and...

Tokyo Man Arrested For Starting a Fire While Stealing Panties

Sometimes, a criminal does something so stupid you can't help but laugh at their actions. Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun reported that a 37-year-old construction worker was...

Dead Man Found Buried Under 6 Tons of Porn Magazines

The world is filled with bizarre and unfortunate deaths, but this has to be one of the crazier stories floating around the internet. Nikkan Spa! interviewed...

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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8 Cult Classic Anime Every Fan Should Watch

Cult anime exist on a plane between mainstream and obscure. They are popular enough to garner a loyal fanbase while still being relatively unknown to...