Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short In a similar vein as Pokémon Origins was used to promote Pokémon X and Y, another animated short... READ MORE
Shingeki no Kyojin Season 2 set for 2016
Shingeki no Kyojin Season 2 set for 2016 On Friday, the first Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) movie premiered in Japan and news of the second season... READ MORE
BAND: INTRODUCE LAMP, AN INDIE POP TRIO FROM JAPAN
BAND: Introduce Lamp, an indie pop trio from Japan   Lamp are an indie pop, jazz, and alternative trio from Japan. Formed by Taiyou Someya (composer,... READ MORE
Tune in Tokyo and Fine Horse present Akihabara Happy Holiday ft. KKS!!
TUNE IN TOKYO PRESENTS AKIHABARA HAPPY HOLIDAY COSPLAY PARTY Well it’s finally happening… Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi (aka yours truly) is one of... READ MORE
Superhero cleans up the streets of Japan
Superhero cleans up the streets of Japan Comparatively Japan doesn’t have as big of a problem when it comes to trash-filled sidewalks as other countries... READ MORE
Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014
Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014 Article and translation: Melissa Translation, interview host and cameraman: Ken Cameraman... READ MORE
Anime

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short In a similar vein as Pokémon Origins was used to promote Pokémon X and Y, another animated short (it’s a short rather than a mini-series sadly) has been released to promote the … READ MORE

Art

3D Cocktail Art

In Japan, food art continues to expand into different mediums (i.e. daikon oroshi). The popularity of 3D food art in particular is growing rapidly, so much so that once a picture of 3D food art pops up in Twitter, you’ll … READ MORE

Sushi Roll Art

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Culture

BAND: INTRODUCE LAMP, AN INDIE POP TRIO FROM JAPAN

BAND: Introduce Lamp, an indie pop trio from Japan   Lamp are an indie pop, jazz, and alternative trio from Japan. Formed by Taiyou Someya (composer, guitarist, conductor, producer), Yusuke Nagai (vocal, multi-instrument-player, composer) and Kaori Sakakibara (vocal, flute, accordion) … READ MORE

Entertainment

Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014

Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014 Article and translation: Melissa Translation, interview host and cameraman: Ken Cameraman and video editor: Jason        Their beautiful melody and warm lyrics have been drawing audience’s heart. … READ MORE

Fashion

Japanese Visual Kei Rock Band heidi. to Perform at PMX

    Pacific Media Expo announces heidi. as the PMX14 Music Guest of Honor! heidi. will be live and in concert at Pacific Music Live 14 on Friday, Nov. 7. heidi. will be attending a focus panel, autograph sessions, photo sessions, and more throughout PMX14. Featuring … READ MORE

Food

My Melody Café Adds Kuromi-Themed Dishes

The My Melody Café in Shibuya that is opened until the end of August is offering Kuromi-themed dishes now! Kuromi is My Melody’s rival from Onegai My Melody. Kuromi’s Black Curry with Yakitori Salad Kuromi’s Black Smoothie made with black … READ MORE

J-POP

Tsumabuki Satoshi And Kamenashi Kazuya To Attend “The Vancouver Asahi” Film Screening at VIFF 2014

Tsumabuki Satoshi And Kamenashi Kazuya To Attend “The Vancouver Asahi” Film Screening at VIFF 2014   (“The Vancouver Asahi” film poster, Lead Actor: Tsumabuki Satoshi ) The 33rd annual Vancouver International Film Festival (September 25 – October 10, 2014) announces its 2014 … READ MORE

J-Rock

Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014

Exclusive: Interview with Japanese Visual Kei Band Heidi. at PMX 2014 Article and translation: Melissa Translation, interview host and cameraman: Ken Cameraman and video editor: Jason        Their beautiful melody and warm lyrics have been drawing audience’s heart. … READ MORE

Manga

Huge Weekly Shonen Jump Tattoo

Living in a country that condemns tattoos, Matsubai, bassist of rock band SoundWitch, has made a pretty ballsy move. He covered his entire back with characters from mangas published in Weekly Shonen Jump! Characters include City Hunter’s Ryo, Taluluto from Magical … READ MORE

Miscellaneous

Superhero cleans up the streets of Japan

Superhero cleans up the streets of Japan Comparatively Japan doesn’t have as big of a problem when it comes to trash-filled sidewalks as other countries (I’ve seen a whole bicycle get thrown away on the side of a street in … READ MORE

Movies

VIFF PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE OF JAPANESE FILM DISCONCERTO

It was announced that Japanese super idol Kamenashi Kazuya will attend Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF 2014) for WORLD PREMIERE of the Vancouver Asahi, where he co-starred with Tsumabuki Satoshi (also attending VIFF). However, the Vancouver Asahi and its attending guests … READ MORE

Music

BAND: INTRODUCE LAMP, AN INDIE POP TRIO FROM JAPAN

BAND: Introduce Lamp, an indie pop trio from Japan   Lamp are an indie pop, jazz, and alternative trio from Japan. Formed by Taiyou Someya (composer, guitarist, conductor, producer), Yusuke Nagai (vocal, multi-instrument-player, composer) and Kaori Sakakibara (vocal, flute, accordion) … READ MORE

News

Shingeki no Kyojin Season 2 set for 2016

Shingeki no Kyojin Season 2 set for 2016 On Friday, the first Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) movie premiered in Japan and news of the second season of the anime series was announced at the end of the movie. … READ MORE

Romance

Sleep with Hatsune Miku by your side

Sleep with Hatsune Miku by your side   You may love Hatsune Miku but HOW MUCH do you love her? Do you love her enough to want her at your side as you fall asleep? Well that’ll never be possible … READ MORE

Sports

Japanese High School Baseball Game lasts 50-innings; continued for 4 days

Japanese High School Baseball Game lasts 50-innings; continued for 4 days This past week, a game in Japan between Chuyko High School and Miura Gakuen High School broke some records as it for 50 INNINGS with no one scoring for … READ MORE

Style

FASHION: BAO BAO FROM ISSEY MIYAKE

Issey Miyake is a famous Japanese designer who debuted his first collection in New York in 1971 and began participating in Paris Fashion Week from 1973. His unique concept of clothing as “A Piece Of Cloth” was widely acclaimed throughout … READ MORE

Tech

Series of Steins;Gate shorts to promote IBM’s new computing tech

Series of Steins;Gate shorts to promote IBM’s new computing tech After being parodied in the series (IBN), IBM and Steins;Gate are now collaborating in a series of anie shorts to promote IBM’s next generating computing. The shorts aren’t so much … READ MORE

Television

Doraemon to air in US on Disney XD

Doraemon to air in US on Disney XD The robotic cat that everyone and their parents have grown to adore is finally making its way to a US audience. TV Asahi has negotiated an agreement with Disney to broadcast Doraemon … READ MORE

Video Games

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Animated Short In a similar vein as Pokémon Origins was used to promote Pokémon X and Y, another animated short (it’s a short rather than a mini-series sadly) has been released to promote the … READ MORE

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