Tokyo’s glitzy and totally insane Robot Restaurant created a stir when it opened last fall. Now, it has inspired a wave of wacky music video filled with dancing girls, flashing lights, and fembot mecha. Watch eye-popping new clips by Muse, AMIAYA, and hy4_4yh after the jump!
A fan in Japan posted this image with a comment saying, "Looks so natural it's almost 'spot the difference' level." Well, can you spot the difference? See the image after the jump!
Last few days, there are tweet hash tags that were getting a lot of attention in Japan. My best attempt to translate it would be #Images That Does Not Make Any Sense If You Are Not A Fan of "title". Uploaded images with the hash tags are indeed WTF images to people outside, but to the fans, they are all meaningful. Click to see if you can make sense of those images!
Have you heard of "Bijin-tokei"? It's a popular website and an app where random Japanese beautiful women hold a signboard of the current time. Now, a Japanese web development company, Coretech decided to parody it for April Fools’ Day. See a full line up of the "girls" after the jump, if you dare.
So many April Fools' joke updates from Japan are appearing online! Now, Nitro+ shows us the progress of their upcoming "SONICOSHOCK INFINITY" game with a teaser video in language-mangled “Engrish”! Watch the video after the jump!
As previously reported, the live action adaptation of Hentai Kamen surprised people and now there is an app for you to dress like him without actually putting on underwear on you face like he does. The same people who introduced "Shaved Head Camera" in Applica Zero bring you "Kao Pants Camera (translation: Face Underwear Camera)", released on February 22nd. Click for details and the iPhone app alternative!
Another random camera app from Japan is released! This one lets you edit your photo with filters just like Instagram, but adds something definitely lacking in other camera apps, which is Greek muscles! Click for details and photos!
Last year, a group who calls themselves "Forever Style" started a movement to replace Valentine's Day with "Umai-bou Day". Targeted towards lonely singles, the movement quickly gained popularity and accomplished something noteworthy. Will "Umai-bou day" ever defeat Valentine's day? Click for more details.
From the ever so popular Pocky to cult favorites Chocorooms and Chococones that can ignite a war between fans against each other, there are tons of Japanese snacks you can find at your local Japanese / Asian grocery stores. Do you think every package and snack sold are identical? Well, some companies decide to add a little fun to their snacks by mixing a "rare item" for consumers to find. Click to find out what the Director of Gintama found in his snack!
Once upon a time, a sock’s worst nightmare meant vanishing into that great abyss inside a dryer. These days, there’s a new bad guy in Tokyo - and he likes schoolgirls. Read on for more on this great laundry heist!
Here’s two tastes that you normally wouldn’t think go great together: diapers and sushi. Yet cleverly designed sushi gift sets containing Pampers plus baby care products are proving to be a big hit in Japan. Wrap your mind around “diaper sushi” after the jump!
The 2013 Evolution Championship Series (EVO) fighting game tournament is holding a donation drive to determine the eighth title in the competition! While the drive doesn't close until January 29, the current standings have been revealed, showing which titles have the best chance of making it! Check 'em out after the jump!
A new world record for “crazy” was broken yesterday in Japan, when a single bluefin tuna sold on auction for US$1.7 million dollars. Watch a video report after the jump!