Will the moe girls of YuruYuri be the red thread of fate that unites the pinkie fingers of Japan and Korea? Hit the jump to find out.
There's a new Dragon Ball Z movie on the horizon, and who better to promote it than Bulma herself? The movie is set to open in Japan on April 18, but you can read Bulma's musings over at her official blog hosted via Ameblo.
The Japan Amusement Expo is going on right now, and Capcom has announced a brand new collaboration on a new Cytus game, strictly for arcades. It’s called Cytus Omega, and it’s headed for Japan in the near future.
We all know how Pez dispensers work, right? You lift up the top, usually a character head or something familiar, and out pops a piece of candy. These Miniaturely Tablet Sailor Moon keychains are a little like that, except the candy tablets are housed in iconic brooches and items from the popular shoujo series. Hit the jump to see more!
Yo-Kai Watch is extremely popular in Japan, so with Valentine’s Day coming up, it’s not surprising that there should be a special run of Jibanyan’s Chocolate being made for sale for fans to snap up. There’s a special Valentine’s Day treat being released model after this tasty treat. Hit the jump to check it out!
This setup might be one of the most impressive anime-related scenes I've ever seen, let alone something pulled straight out of the Dragon Ball Z universe. Hit the jump for more!
Today’s dose of crazy Japanese eye candy comes in the form of a new video documenting an eye popping fashion shoot inside Tokyo’s famed Robot Restaurant. Enjoy the colors and blinky lights after the jump!
Owning remote controlled robotic aircraft is not yet common in Japan, but it probably will be eventually, as events like the Japan Drone Championship are shaping up to become a new form of gaming for gearheads. Watch a video report after the jump!
Valentine's Day is slowly creeping up upon us, and Sailor Moon fans have plenty to look forward to in Japan. Isetan Department Store will be offering a set of gorgeous creations based on the popular magical girl series, and they're all perfect for sharing with the one you love. Hit the jump for more!
Japanese animation studio Gainax has confirmed plans to open a new branch of its animation studio in the Fukushima area of Japan in a bid to boost its own business as well as drive local and international tourism. Hit the jump for details.
The future of Google Glass may be in doubt, but the race for wearable tech gold continues in Japan! Wearable Expo is a new trade show in Japan that spotlights futuristic devices like head-mounted displays even gizmos for our pets! Get a look via a vidoe report after the jump!
Banpresto's Ichiban Kuji lottery is usually home to several different interesting items, and the latest "~Life with Sailor Moon~" campaign is no different. It's a line of awesome items including pillows of the Sailor Senshi, a comfortable Serenity dress, chalices, Luna plush, and more. Hit the jump to check them out!
The Pom Pom Purin Cafe in Harajuku has been going strong for a while now, but now that it's winter there are a few new items being added to the menu. They're all just as adorable as you'd expect, too. Hit the jump to see how delicious they look!
The popular Chaos Rings series was previously relegated only to mobile devices, much to the chagrin of several hardcore gamers and Square Enix fans across the globe. Now, the series has become (for the most part) available in English for the PlayStation Vita as a downloadable set. Hit the jump to learn more!