Pitcher Kabu Kikuchi was the star for Japan on Saturday. Japan is on to the world championship game at the Little League World Series. Behind a stellar effort on the mound from starting pitcher Kabu Kikuchi, Japan beat Mexico 1-0 on Saturday in Williamsport in seven innings to win the international bracket at the Little League World Series. Show More Summary
Japan's largest yakuza group, or crime syndicate, the Yamaguchi-gumi, marks its 100th year in business in 2015, but the group's future looks to be in doubt following two meetings this week in the western city of Kobe that apparently have split the organization in two.
After 100 years of successful cooperation, the Yamaguchi gumi, Japan’s largest organized crime syndicate, is poised to split, making local Japanese authorities nervous that bloodshed will ensue, according to The Tokyo Reporter. Mounting...Show More Summary
Over in Japan, electric car company Green Lord Motors (GLM) is raising a toast. Founded in 2010 by a group of Kyoto University graduates, the company has just successfully raised $14 million in funding, according to Tech In Asia. This comes after a recent round of funding that saw $6.6 million heading GLM's way, and a 2013 funding round with...
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By Rob McCullough: It has taken me a long time to digest everything we had the chance to experience at Tokyo Disneyland Resort and Universal Studios Japan. It?s obvious that there are a lot of sites out there that you can go to for a highly detailed review of all the elements of these three parks. Show More Summary
A schism in the most powerful yakuza syndicate, Yamaguchi-gumi, has Japanese police concerned about a possible clan war.
Great news everyone, now game publishers are holding the boobies hostage behind DLC paywalls, at least if you want anything other than average. There is now DLC available in Japan for Gal Gun: Double Peace that allows you to make all the girls flat chested or heavily endowed, boob-wise. Show More Summary
Although it's only been announced for Japan so far, Amazon has a pre-order listing up for Odin Sphere package for 3,298 yen, and it looks great. In short, it comes with the game, a PlayStation Vita pouch, lens cloth, and a material (potion) charm. Show More Summary
The eggs—known as kometsuya, or "rice luster"—come from a poultry farm in the town of Otofuke, Hokkaido. There, the hens feast on a feed made of 68 percent rice.
Yamaha’s Diamond Anniversary Honors Motocross and Off-road Legends Including AMA National Enduro Champion Jason Raines. As one of the Big Four from Japan, iconic brands like Yamaha become immortal in our minds. They are so big and prolific...Show More Summary
Next week’s parade in Beijing is set to be a historic commemoration of the Chinese victory over Japan in World War II. To mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the war, China will showcase its latest high-tech weaponry.
Tokyo has lodged a protest with Beijing over commentary made by China’s state run news agency, Xinhua, calling for the Japanese emperor to apologize for his country’s military aggression during World War II.
Two years ago, when we first profiled Japan's mysterious "Mister Watanabe" daytrader - aka CIS - we thought it may just all be a hoax. But, as his claims this week that he made $34 million trading the panic on Monday - "I do my bestShow More Summary
Here’s a rather crazy commercial for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain out of Japan. And I thought my idea of wearing a Dragonborn helmet instead of a veil was odd. Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain releases next week on September 1 for PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. […]
In this new clip from Scion AV, Eddie Huang picks up Cam’ron, Vince Staples, Prince Paul and Stevie Lee in LA while whipping the 2016 Scion iA. They chop it up about basketball, mixtapes, girls, Japan, rat tails and mroe as Eddie chauffeurs them to the All-Purpose Show. Below, check out Keith Ape’s “Camo”, which […]
A Pakistani Muslim held at an immigration facility in Japan went on a hunger strike after mistakenly being served bits... The post Pakistani Muslim Goes On Hunger Strike After Being Served Bacon Bits appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Japan is known for having some wildly themed restaurants. Maid cafes, the home of the original cat cafe, a prison-themed restaurant that locks you up for your evening dinner, so when you hear […]
Watchmaker Peter Speake-Marin and three specialist engravers created the Kennin-ji Temple Masters Project, which features ornately engraved dragons inspired by the Kennin-ji Temple in Japan.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ is out stateside; it’s nuts. Dragon Ball Super is out in Japan (and seems to have some animation problems). We keep getting DBZ games from Bandai Namco every […]