KKS Halloween (Folklore): The Okiku Doll
KKS Halloween (Folklore):The Okiku Doll Alright, butts be damned, we’re going to look into the Okiku doll tonight. First off, dolls from previous generations,... READ MORE
3D Maneuver Gear; Now without all the hassle
3D Maneuver Gear; Now without all the hassle Many of you have already seen cosplay (or cosplayed) of characters from the Shinegki/Attack on Titan. The... READ MORE
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... READ MORE
KKS Halloween (Folklore edition): The Oni
KKS Halloween (Folklore): The Oni Perhaps the most popular supernatural entity in Japanese pop culture, the oni has gone through many forms and iterations... READ MORE
Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert
Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert Updated with better pictures. Taken by Jason. Everyone thank Jason. Second update with setlist put together by DKLA... READ MORE
Miku on the Late Show with David Letterman
Miku on the Late Show with David Letterman It has finally happened! Hatsune Miku made her TV debut on the Late Show with David Letterman and wow-ed the... READ MORE
Anime

3D Maneuver Gear; Now without all the hassle

3D Maneuver Gear; Now without all the hassle Many of you have already seen cosplay (or cosplayed) of characters from the Shinegki/Attack on Titan. The design is simple and badass enough for anyone to want to do it, even as … 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

KKS Halloween (Folklore): The Okiku Doll

KKS Halloween (Folklore):The Okiku Doll Alright, butts be damned, we’re going to look into the Okiku doll tonight. First off, dolls from previous generations, regardless of national origin, always seem to have a sinister aura about them. Dolls used to … READ MORE

Entertainment

KKS Halloween (Folklore): The Okiku Doll

KKS Halloween (Folklore):The Okiku Doll Alright, butts be damned, we’re going to look into the Okiku doll tonight. First off, dolls from previous generations, regardless of national origin, always seem to have a sinister aura about them. Dolls used to … READ MORE

Fashion

Levi Tote Bag coming with next issue of Japanese Fashion Magazine, Vivi

Levi Tote Bag coming with next issue of Japanese Fashion Magazine, Vivi The November 2014 issue of Japanese female fashion magazine, Vivi, is coming bundled with a Levi tote bag. Considering the commercial success of Attack on Titan/Shingeki no Kyojin, … 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

JAPANESQUE VISUAL ROCK/ FASHION EVENT: VK FEST, JULY 6TH @NIRVANA BAR, LOS ANGELES

JAPANESQUE VISUAL ROCK/ FASHION EVENT: VK FEST, JULY 6TH @NIRVANA BAR, LOS ANGELES   J-Pop promoters Nameless Group and Tune in Tokyo teamed up with Xenon Shop (Upcoming New Japan’s 109-Hans style Apparel Shop)  and Cure Magazine to present two nights … 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

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

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

Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert

Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert Updated with better pictures. Taken by Jason. Everyone thank Jason. Second update with setlist put together by DKLA (in the comments below). What a swell person! Last night was the first show of the … READ MORE

News

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

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

Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert

Hatsune Miku Expo 2014 L.A. Concert Updated with better pictures. Taken by Jason. Everyone thank Jason. Second update with setlist put together by DKLA (in the comments below). What a swell person! Last night was the first show of the … READ MORE

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