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Hurry and Check These 2 Limited-Time Themed Cafes in Tokyo!

It has become a norm and a way of pleasing fans to open cafes with the themes of their favorite manga, anime, or movies. Usually, the cafes are opened for a limited period of time only which causes fans to be more excited about them. They can’t wait to try them out in hopes that…

Stressed With Work? Here Are 3 J-Dramas That You Might Relate To

After studying and graduating, we go on to our working lives wherein we would remain so for a couple of decades (unless we happen to get lucky and retire early after accumulating enough fortune). There may be some issues that we might face in our work lives no matter which stage of life we are…

Cosplay as Wally at the Wally Run in Osaka and Aichi This October 2016!

Just about everyone has heard of “Where’s Wally?” (ウォーリーを探せ!), which is also known as “Where’s Waldo?” in North America. Interestingly enough, in October 2016, there will be a Where’s Wally? Wally Run (ウォーリーラン) in Japan where you can gather with thousands of people clad in the similar outfit! japantrends.com/ About Where’s Wally? metro.co.uk/ Where’s Wally?…

Why is Japanese Girl Band LAGOON Going to Break Up?

Japanese all-girl band LAGOON has just announced their disbandment! The group only made their debut in 2014, so it has not been long since the formation of the band. What happened? The Members LAGOON is an all-girl pop-rock band made up of 5 girls that was formed in 2014. The band was managed by Stardust…

Who is the Pretty Japanese Actress in This TV Commercial?

In July 2016 there was a Japanese TV commercial on television that has captured our hearts because the lady in it exudes such a pretty girl-next-door vibe! Do you know the Japanese actress who shows us how beautiful she looks when she dons a yukata in this new commercial? Summer Kimono The commercial featuring Erika…

Pikachu, Is That You? Pokéfans Are Loving This New Pokémon, Mimikyu!

A post shared by Pokémon (@pokemon) on Dec 31, 2015 at 10:01am PST Pikachu is like the spokesperson or mascot of Pokémon. It is the most recognizable Pokémon in the series and its popularity is mainly due to it becoming a main character in the anime series. For many years, the team behind the franchise…

Try 129 Kinds of Sake in One Go at This Museum in Niigata, Japan

The Ponshukan Sake and Rice Museum, in the area of Echigo-Yuzawa Station in Niigata, is famous for a few things – mainly for its sake, sake bath, and “bakudan onigiri.” Continue reading to find out more about them! Sake-tasting One of the best things in Ponshukan is its huge variety of sake that you can…

Japanese Idol Ami Suzuki Has Announced Her Shotgun Wedding!

On her official website a major Japanese idol named Ami Suzuki had announced some major news in July, 2016. It was revealed that she got married on the 1st of July, 2016, and is currently pregnant with her first child! Ami Suzuki (鈴木 亜美) So who is Ami Suzuki? She may not be known by…

Anime ‘Laughing Under the Clouds’ Goes Live-Action Film!

Donten ni Warau (曇天に笑う), or Laughing Under the Clouds, is a manga series by Karakara-Kemuri (唐々煙). Like many other manga series, it has been adapted into an anime series. And the latest news is that the manga series will be getting a live-action film adaptation! No Swords For Samurai 『#曇天に笑う』最新チラシのビジュアルがついに解禁!! 天火の男らしさとかっこよさを全面に押し出し、武器となる赤い鉄扇からのぞく凛々しい表情と和洋折衷の衣装から、映画の世界観がビシビシ伝わるビジュアルになりました! pic.twitter.com/Pd5wJMjMfG — 映画『曇天に笑う』 (@donten_movie)…

Which Anime is the Latest to Get Its Own Live-Action Film Adaptation?

Usually, when a manga or anime series achieves popularity, a live-action film or series will follow suit. It has already happened to many series such as ‘Great Teacher Onizuka’, ‘Ouran High School Host Club’, and ‘Rurouni Kenshin’, and now it is Gintama (銀魂)’s turn to get its own live-action film adaptation! Synopsis of Gintama In…