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    Monday February 8, 2021
  • Goblin Slayer Star Yuichiro Umehara Takes Romantic Lead in Adult Acne Short Film

    ACNEO skin care line animates contest-winning story on the theme "Recently Beautiful?"

    How do you tell the world about your acne-fighting skin care? With an anime rom-com, of course! A new short anime starring Yuichiro Umehara tells a take of office romance, courtesy of the ACNEO skin care line. See it for yourself after the jump!

  • Tuesday April 30, 2019
  • Say Farewell to the Heisei Era with Alien Tommy Lee Jones

    Suntory collects the best of its "Alien Jones" ads

    Today, we see out the Heisei Era with help from an unexpected source: alien Tommy Lee Jones. Suntory has created a supercut of its most popular "Alien Jones" ads for BOSS Coffee featuring the Hollywood star, and it's screening for one night only. Check it out after the jump!

  • Thursday November 1, 2018
  • Hideaki Anno Talks Beer with His Tall Child

    The Evangelion creator is the latest to sit down for a Sapporo interview

    What does being an adult mean? A new commercial asks anime legend Hideaki Anno that very question, and features a look-in from one of his giant creations. Check out the ad after the jump!

  • Sunday August 19, 2018
  • Fridge Hero Kamen Reito Shun Returns for Second Commercial

    Norio Wakamoto guest stars as a veggie monster

    Who's a friend to Japanese housewives and fresh veggies? Kamen Reito Shun! The tokusatsu spokesperson for Mitsubishi Electric's refrigerators is back, this time fighting an evil veggie monster voiced by Norio Wakamoto. Watch the action after the jump!

  • Friday December 2, 2016
  • Domino's Pizza Japan Rolls out Reindeer Scooters for Christmas

    Get your pizza hot, fresh, and delivered by Santa's finest.

    How is Domino's going to get pizza to its Japanese fans during what's looking to be one of their most intense winters ever? Reindeer. Well, sort of. Hit the jump to see their latest delivery scooters, as well as some attempts at training reindeer to deliver their pizzas door to door.

  • Wednesday November 9, 2016
  • Become a Tooth and Romance Gum Bishonen in Latest "Gum Kare!" Ad Campaign

    Video introduces two new "gum boyfriends" and a new storyline.

    Meet the new men of your dreams in the latest installment of Lotte's "Gum Kare" ad campaign. Idol singers Furuo and Tio are joining you and your anthromorphic gum boyfriends on a school trip to Hokkaido. Not sure what's going on? We'll try to help after the jump.

  • Saturday August 29, 2015
  • VIDEO: Japanese Prefecture Broadcasts Amazing Animated Anti-Drug PSA

    Japanese commercials have a reputation for being a bit weird, but Kanagawa Prefecture Health and Welfare Bureau's anti-drug PSA is truly something special

    Japanese commercials have a reputation for being a bit weird, but Kanagawa Prefecture Health and Welfare Bureau's anti-drug PSA is truly something special.  This one is getting passed around the internet as a great source of trauma. Get it out after the jump.

  • Tuesday May 14, 2013
  • VIDEO: Nicolas Cage Drives Car for Cash in Chinese Car Commercial

    All for the love of the BAIC Senova D-Series

    Nicholas Cage, the world’s greatest movie star (and no, we won’t argue that point) must need a few extra bucks because here he is featured in a crazy Chinese commercial featuring a white-knuckled car chase and stuns ‘o plenty. Watch it after the jump!

  • Saturday September 8, 2012
  • VIDEO: Tommy Lee Jones, Haruka Ayase as Colonel Sanders and More Japanese Commercial Fun

    Crossovers, cosplay and more commercial fun

    Actress Haruka Ayase is back cosplaying Colonel Sanders in a special promotion for the KFC founder/mascot's September 9th birthday. Meanwhile, a post-AKB48 Atsuko Maeda is making her return to the Jean Reno Doraemon Toyota commercials, and Tommy Lee Jones meets Softbank's White family. Get a look after the jump.