Following close behind the news that two elderly women were hit by a driver playing Pokemon Go in Japan, another news story has surfaced indicating that a woman hit by a driver a few weeks ago has died from her injuries. The driver was playing, and was distracted by, Pokemon...
The "Culture Olympics" would envisage symposiums on East Asia's culture and exhibiting works jointly created by the artists from South Korea, China and Japan, according to South Korea's media.
Rather than the usual goo Ranking silliness, let’s instead have a look at a ranking from RJC Research and Nightley regarding where inbound tourists post to SNS from. The survey mentions by name Twitter and Weibo (China’s local Twitter-like service), then “etc”, without going into details on what they might be. How exactly they determined […]
Yes, this is the best cooler this summer. But mind you, I may be a little biased about this, but as you read on, you will see why I think this way. And may I add, this is not an ordinary shaved ice. This is a bowl of concoction that can surely cool you down and give you that truly refreshing feeling now that the weather is hot. Show More Summary
[The stream begins at 9 p.m. Central Standard Time.] No matter how rough things get in the world. it's always important to grab a bite to eat when your stomach demands it. While it's very important for Arche to awaken the powers of her...Show More Summary
The 2016 Olympics are done and the next summer Olympics are in Japan, so every weeb out there will be excited to see the next set of games taking place in the land of the Rising Sun. So this week, I thought it appropriate for Weekend...Show More Summary
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told African leaders on Saturday that his country will commit $30 billion in public and private support for infrastructure development, education and healthcare expansion in the continent. Resource-poor...Show More Summary
2016 is starting to feel like the year of Final Fantasy. We have Final Fantasy XV on the way, World of Final Fantasy this October, Dissidia Final Fantasy still going strong in Japan, Mobius Final Fantasy finally got an international release this summer and there's a theatrical film that may or may not be any good. Show More Summary
The amount includes $10bn in infrastructure growth, while an extra $20bn will be invested by Japan's private sector.
Though the game has been out for a while in Japan, God Eater 2: Rage Burst washes up on North American and European Shores on Tuesday, August 30. On PC, pre-loading went live last night and you can now take advantage of a release-week discount. Show More Summary
A lot of what you see as a tourist in Japan is profound or subtle or simply puzzling, but these rice-paddy artworks in Inakadate were just fun. Each is roughly football-field-sized and you go up in a tower to view them. Here (I’m told) are two famous Japanese TV characters: And Gojira! […]
(images & info from i-voce.jp). Etvos (see an overview of the brand and a product review here) released its fall 2016 makeup collection in Japan on August 25th. The collection includes: – Mineral Eye Color Palette (above & below, 3 new variations, ¥3800) (Classical Bordeaux). (Nature Blue). (Peacock Green). – Mineral […]
Submitted by Giulio Meotti via The Gatestone Institute, In one generation, Europe will be unrecognizable. Eastern Europe now has "the largest population loss in modern history", while Germany overtook Japan by having the world's lowest...Show More Summary
- collaboration with Lotte Co. Ltd. - released earlier this week - comes in "Blue Slime" and "Metal Slime" styles - has a minty lime flavor - the inner gum wrappers can be used to make a small blue or metal slimes when you're finished -...Show More Summary
To go along with the Fire Emblem 0 live-stream that aired earlier today, Nintendo revealed that Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War was being added to the New 3DS VC in Japan as of right now. Those in Japan can grab the download for ¥926.
Hello and welcome back to another action packed week of Strong Style, Japanator's look at New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS TV. This week we go back to Osaka for Power Struggle 2015. We are a little over a month away from WretleKingdom at this point as this card takes place on November 7, 2015. We have two big title matches tonight so let's get to the action. Read more...
One of the most important aspects when it comes to videogames in Japan is that they are not isolated in terms of the overall culture here. In fact, there is a great deal of crossover between manga, anime, toys and videogames. In that regard, Mazinkaiser is one of the best examples of how this type of crossover works.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged on Saturday to support the bid of the African countries for a permanent seat in the UN Security Council (UNSC) by 2023.
This may just be your next favorite restaurant. Japan is no doubt on everyone’s travel bucket list, and with good reason, their food is amazing. If you’re pre-gaming for your next trip to Tokyo, you need to checkout this famous restaurant chain from Kayabacho. Yayoi Yayoi or more popularly known as “Yayoiken” in Japan, is a contemporary […]
A subway pusher is a worker who pushes people onto the train at a railway station during the morning and evening rush hours. Station staff and/or part-time workers fill these roles during morning rush hours on many lines.In order toShow More Summary