The developer of the Nenshou! fitness app originally created an app strictly focused on keeping motivation going by incorporating gal game elements and enjoyed the success of 50K downloads for the series. Now, the app will be available for girls/women using the same concept of incorporating otome game elements into a fitness app. More after the jump!
Ever dreamed of having your own powered suit? Now it is available only for 1,250,000 JPY! But wait, this new and entertaining promotional video with English subtitles may change your mind on that purchase. Watch the video after the jump!
If "Hadaka Apron" (a naked girl with only an apron) has been a fantasy for Japanese men for a long time, then what would be the equivalent fantasy for women? As it turns out, hadaka necktie. P&G Japan has created a series of ads featuring western men in Hadaka necktie or just shirtless teaching useful English pick up lines to Japanese women. Dare to watch the video after the jump!
Japanese toy maker Takara Tomy has introduced a new version of long-time favorite Japanese table top game, Pop-Up Pirate where the poor pirate jumps 5 times higher compared to the existing version. According to the apologetic video, the new version called Cho Tobi Jumbo Pop-Up Pirate was the product of a design mistake. Watch how high it jumps after the jump! (No pun intended)
The Colossal Titan strikes again!! The giant terrorized Anime Contents Expo in Japan in the Spring, but the US version of the famous titan from Attack On Titan appeared at Animegacon in Las Vegas, then went off to the Las Vegas Strip! Watch this fan-made video with the Colossal Titan cosplayer with caution....it's lots of muscles and no skin.
As soon as the appearance of the new Mac Pro was announced at WWDC 2013, a flood of sometimes hilarious images of the new Apple product housing many things inside the black cylinder appeared on Twitter. Check out the gallery after the jump!
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.