The new Resident Evil Enka Parody music video showcases the creative range of Yoshi Ikuzo: internet meme icon and the father of J-Rap.
Ever wondered what the most popular furikake dishes are? A recently conducted survey ranked the top five furikake types in Japan.
Straight out of the age of anime on VHS comes a series emblematic of the excess of the Japan of the bubble age, when new tech met new…
Opposition leaders spoke out against Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga's statements on the Olympics, during a Suga-Biden Summit in April.
Hajichi, a traditional form of tattoo native to the Ryukyuan people in modern-day Okinawa, has been making a comeback among young people.
An Osaka cafe created Latte Art raising awareness for anti-molestation in collaboration with local police, but it backfired on the internet.
After a 14-year-old girl froze to death in Hokkaido, criticisms arose over how her school handled allegations of bullying and abuse.
Uniqlo has released a new commerical featuring an LGBTQ couple, the first example of LGBTQ representation in the company's history.
Instagram Japan experienced a strange bug where some Japanese symbols would not show up, with smiley faces and emoji's taking their place.
The Olympic Torch Relay was planned to take a course through a "Men Only" festival boat, but was quickly changed after intense public outcry.
After a recent match where a Sumo Wrestler sustained a severe neck injury, fans and athletes alike raised concerns over how it was handled.
Some anime are more than political. In fact, our author argues, two of the most well-known anime in history are downright revolutionary.
The pandemic, the Olympics, and many other blunders gave plenty of material for Japanese people to make memes of. Here's the best of 2020.
How a new game release proved so distracting that a handful of companies decided just to give all their employees the day off.
A web commerical made by Hodo Station was taken down, after sparking controversy online for calling gender equality an "outdated" issue.
While Earwig and the Witch seemed to be a flop, Studio Ghibli is making another movie, and this one is almost half way done.