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“Unstylish Anime Nerd Look” – the New Fashion Trend in Japan!

Are you ready to learn what’s currently hot in Japanese fashion trends? While most of us would opt for a modish outfit, teenage girls in Japan are trading their cool look for one that is more comfy and low-key that is inspired by the typical “unstylish” anime nerd. Here are the basic things you should…

Keep up with Japanese Teenage Conversations with these 3 Slang Terms!

If you’re a foreigner living in Japan, the language barrier is an obvious and difficult obstacle that you will come across. Even if you have been here for years and have studied at a Japanese language school or even went to University or College, there will always be a point where you scratch your head…

Why Internet Addiction is Becoming an Everyday Reality in Japan Today

The increasing popularity of smartphones these days has led to the growing rate of internet addiction across the globe, and now also in Japan. This is happening particularly among youngsters and is becoming a major social problem in the country. coolsmartphone.com/ There are various kinds of internet addiction that include internet games, bonding addiction (e.g.…

Japanese Teenagers and Purikura Photo Booths

When you are visiting Japan you may notice many photo boxes which are decorated a lot more than the ones you may usual see in your own country, this is certainly true back in the UK. In England photo booths are a rather boring affair solely used to take passport and driving license pictures, and…