8 Things You Didn't Know About Sports in Japan
How often does a sumo wrestler wash his loincloth?
Bite into a Purple Ooze Hamburger
Get into the All Hallow's Eve spirit with a dollop of purple sauce on this Lotteria cheeseburger.
Top 7 Weirdest Festivals Across Japan
While it's estimated there are 600,000 festivals in Japan, some are decidedly weirder than others!
Pineapple Pen Café Set to Open in Tokyo
From the bright exterior to the unusual themed menu, the world’s first official PPAP café has a number of flash trimmings that fans will love, but you'd better hurry since it's only open for a limited time!
Top 10 Themed Halloween Costumes
If you're in desperate need for ideas for your next Halloween party, here are some themes to choose from!
Ghibli's Newest Video Features a... Rice Ball?
This adorable Ghibli rice ball appears in a charming story told over several new video clips.
Finally, Food You Can Accessorize With!
No one wants to have egg on their face—but if you want it on your head, this Japanese company is happy to oblige.
Halloween Costumes in Traditional Japanese Art
Halloween might be a relatively new concept for Japan, but the idea of sporting costumes for festivals is perhaps older than it is in the United States!
Japan's Fertility Festivals: The Hard Facts
Japan is a festive nation, home to countless different festivals. However, some of them, while safe to visit, aren't exactly safe for work!
Put Your Phone to Rest on a Mini Futon
Not only does this tiny futon hold your smartphone, but it's even bestowed with blessings from the priests at Tokyo’s Anazawaten Shrine.
'Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen' Takes World by Storm
A new Japanese music video about apples, pineapples and pens may just have a shot at becoming this year’s biggest YouTube hit.
Crack the Mystery of the Black Eggs
Join Grace and Ryosuke as they travel to Hakone and learn where the mystical eggs come from!
8 Cosplayers Improvise Missing Costume Parts
Find out how a little quick thinking and simple everyday objects can save your day of cosplaying in a pinch thanks to these eight Twitter cosplayers.
Aomori Mascot Kills it on the Drums
Playing the drums like a pro is not that easy, but add on a bulky mascot costume as well and you have the makings of a star!
Be a Couch Potato in a Tempura Sleeping Bag!
Whether you’re looking for an unusual Halloween costume or a cozy outfit to snuggle up in, this crazy bread-crumbed number will make all your fried food fantasies come true!
Shinigami Ryuk's 'PPAP' Dance Cover Is Fierce!
Ryuk has a Death Note, a pen and an apple! Who knew this grim reaper had so much soul?!
Take a Dip in Some Ramen Bath Salts
You may want to refrain from using these yummy-smelling bath powders when you’re hungry!
17 Awesome Things to Do for Halloween 2016
In a city famed for cosplay and seasonal celebrations, you just know Halloween is going to be epic! And we've got 17 great things lined up for you!
Everyday Lolita Fashion
Get the cuteness of Lolita fashion with these five casual (and affordable) brands in Japan.
Japanese Museum of Rocks That Look Like Faces
Travel northwest of Tokyo to see this museum full of rocks that resemble faces—even a few famous ones!