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    Saturday March 3, 2018
  • Fans Choose Which Anime Girls Get Their Hinamatsuri Wishes

    Who would you like to see grow up healthy?

    Which anime girls deserve a special prayer this Hinamatsuri? Japanese fans picked their top ten best girls for Girls' Day. How do they match up to your faves? Find out after the jump!

  • Tuesday February 14, 2012
  • Top 10 Craziest Japanese Valentine's Day Gifts

    Warning: lots of cheap chocolate ahead!

    Forget cards and flowers! Give an “injection bath” or "chocolate ramen" to your loved one for Valentine’s Day this year! We’ve combed over the totally insane “Chocolate Stadium” Japanese e-commerce site to bring you a selection of some of the weirdest products for sale. Check them out (and weep) after the jump!

  • Sunday October 30, 2011
  • FEATURE: Even More Truly Horrible Japanese Halloween Costumes!

    Meet Want to Blood, Lesser Pandas, and Batman

    In honor of the frightful festivities now taking place, we humbly present another selection of strange, bizarre, and baffling Halloween costumes that only could have come from the wilder side of the Land of the Rising Sun. Check them out and try not to scream after the jump!


  • Sunday October 23, 2011
  • FEATURE: Truly Horrible Japanese Halloween Costumes

    Meet Bird Boy, Tough Man, and the NYPD

    Japan does holidays a little differently from the rest of the world. And while we concern ourselves with jack-o-lanterns, spooky skeletons, and hook nosed witches, Japan has ideas of its own about what kinds of costumes and accessories best suit “the season of scaring.” Prepare to be baffled and amazed after the jump!