BABYMETAL LA Live Report: More Than Just METAL
BABYMETAL LA Live Report: More Than Just METAL Four years ago, when BABYMETAL was still in it’s infancy, barely anyone knew of their existence. I first... READ MORE
Mameshiba Café to Open in August
Collaboration cafés (for example Little Twin Stars, Kapibara-san, Pikachu, and My Melody) are really popular in Japan right now, which means more... READ MORE
Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori)
Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori) Takashi Miike directs the new live-action version of As the Gods... READ MORE
Kumamon appearing on popcorn buckets for Ruroni Kenshin
Kumamon appearing on popcorn buckets for Ruroni Kenshin To promote the new Ruroni Kenshin live-action sequel, Kumamon will appear on special popcorn buckets... READ MORE
Koi-Yamagata Station, an unmanned train station of love
Koi-Yamagata Station, an unmanned train station of love In the Tottori Prefecture lies an unmanned train station…of love. Not really though, it’s just... READ MORE
250+ Animators Get Together to Re-Animate an Episode of Classic Sailor Moon
Moon Animate Make-Up is a crowdsourced group animation project that began in October 2013. Over 250 animators were brought together to re-animate an episode... READ MORE
Anime

Kumamon appearing on popcorn buckets for Ruroni Kenshin

Kumamon appearing on popcorn buckets for Ruroni Kenshin To promote the new Ruroni Kenshin live-action sequel, Kumamon will appear on special popcorn buckets at Aeon Cinema and 109Cinemas throughout the Kumamoto prefecture. It would normally be advisable to not keep … 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

Posted in Art
Culture

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

Entertainment

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

Fashion

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

Glitching Hello Kitty

Posted in Fashion
Food

Mameshiba Café to Open in August

Collaboration cafés (for example Little Twin Stars, Kapibara-san, Pikachu, and My Melody) are really popular in Japan right now, which means more pictures of kawaii food! The latest collaboration café to open is the Mameshiba Café on the 8th floor of LUMINE in Yurakucho, Tokyo. Not … READ MORE

J-POP

Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd, Los Angeles and New York included

Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd, Los Angeles and New York included   Perfume’s third world tour has been announced and the trio are finally coming to the States! Here’s the list of cities that they are scheduled to visit: ■ 10/31 … 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

Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori)

Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori) Takashi Miike directs the new live-action version of As the Gods Will, a survival-horror manga set in a Japanese high school, of course. It might be … READ MORE

Miscellaneous

Koi-Yamagata Station, an unmanned train station of love

Koi-Yamagata Station, an unmanned train station of love In the Tottori Prefecture lies an unmanned train station…of love. Not really though, it’s just a train station that got remodeled into a bright pink landmark due to the station’s namesake (Koi-Yamagata, … READ MORE

Movies

Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori)

Takashi Miike directs Live-Action adaptation of As the Gods Will (Kami-sama no Iu Toori) Takashi Miike directs the new live-action version of As the Gods Will, a survival-horror manga set in a Japanese high school, of course. It might be … READ MORE

Music

BABYMETAL LA Live Report: More Than Just METAL

BABYMETAL LA Live Report: More Than Just METAL Four years ago, when BABYMETAL was still in it’s infancy, barely anyone knew of their existence. I first heard of BABYMETAL at Anime Expo 2012 when Animetal USA casually mentioned they’ve played with the metal idol … READ MORE

News

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

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

Pikachu is Japan’s Official Mascot in Brazil 2014 World Cup

Pikachu is Japan’s Official Mascot in Brazil 2014 World Cup Seen as the underdog in the Brazil 2014 World Cup, Japan has just gotten a powerhouse of a mascot to back them; Pikachu. “Kill ‘em with cuteness.” Along with 10 … READ MORE

Style

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

iMeshi Series

Posted in Style
Tech

Attack on Titan Blade Handle iPhone Case

Attack on Titan Blade Handle iPhone Case You love your iPhone and want to protect it but you also want to protect it in a badass way. Hope you weren’t planning on spending forty bucks on something important because once … READ MORE

.moe Domain now exists

Posted in Tech
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

Final Fantasy Type-0 Making its way to US, but not on the Vita

Final Fantasy Type-0 Making its way to US, but not on the Vita At Sony’s E3 press conference, surprising news was revealed in regards to Final Fantasy Type-0’s localization; it’s coming to the PS4 rather than the fan requested Vita. … READ MORE

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