Abe says military shift of historic significance

Abe says military shift of historic significance

Abe says military shift of historic significance TOKYO — Japan’s prime minister has likened the relaxation of strict rules on the country’s military to the seismic shift of the Meiji…

Yamagata Luxury Shinkansen Train to Feature Foot Baths

Yamagata Luxury Shinkansen Train to Feature Foot Baths

  Yamagata Luxury Shinkansen Train to Feature Foot Baths Japan’s shinkansen bullet trains are known for being one of the fastest, most efficient and comfortable ways to zoom across the…

Entire Batman manga by 8 Man’s Jiro Kuwata gets English release

Entire Batman manga by 8 Man’s Jiro Kuwata gets English release

  Entire Batman manga by 8 Man’s Jiro Kuwata gets English release Jiro Kuwata‘s 1960s Batman manga series will get a complete English release for the first time in both digital and print formats this year. DC…

Anti-power harassment poster is too sexy for its own good

Anti-power harassment poster is too sexy for its own good

  Anti-power harassment poster is too sexy for its own good TOKYO — “Power harassment” has become a bit of a hot topic in Japan, along with sexual harassment. It’s…

Deep-fried veggies are happiness on a stick

Deep-fried veggies are happiness on a stick

  Deep-fried veggies are happiness on a stick Summer evenings are here, and so are the slow hours spent cooling off with a cold beer and crisp fried vegetables at…

Some reflections on the popularity of Japanese manga in Spain

Some reflections on the popularity of Japanese manga in Spain

  Some reflections on the popularity of Japanese manga in Spain You may be surprised to hear this, but Japanese manga is thriving in Spain. Look no further than massive conventions…

Awesome anime marriage proposal simulator lets you create romantic scenes, dark comedy

Awesome anime marriage proposal simulator lets you create romantic scenes, dark comedy

      Awesome anime marriage proposal simulator lets you create romantic scenes, dark comedy The company Recruit is mainly known for its online job-hunting service, but that’s not the…

All-you-can-eat-fried chicken coming to KFC Japan just in time for the 4th of July

All-you-can-eat-fried chicken coming to KFC Japan just in time for the 4th of July

    All-you-can-eat-fried chicken coming to KFC Japan just in time for the 4th of July TOKYO — It may not be the most sophisticated meal, and there’s really no…

Japan’s World Cup chances take hit after draw against 10-man Greece

Japan’s World Cup chances take hit after draw against 10-man Greece

  Japan’s World Cup chances take hit after draw against 10-man Greece NATAL, BRAZIL – Japan failed to capitalize on a one-man advantage and had to make do with a…

Chile send Spain packing with 2-0 win; Dutch hold off Australia 3-2

Chile send Spain packing with 2-0 win; Dutch hold off Australia 3-2

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Spain’s six-year reign as the world’s pre-eminent team ended on Wednesday as Chile sent them crashing out of the World Cup with a 2-0…