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"Akira" Concept Art Reminds Us Chris Evans, Joseph Gordon-Levitt Were Once Set to Star

The planned live-action remake of “Akira” has a long and tortuous history that dates back more than a decade, with a handful of directors and no …

10 Most Famous Japanese Painting Masterpieces

Katsushika Hokusai - The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife<p>One of the most recognizable Japanese paintings is <i>The Dream of the Fisherman’s Wife</i>. It was …

Attack on Titan Anime's 2nd Season Premieres in Spring 2017

Staff, cast, new visual also revealed<p>The staff of the Attack on Titan franchise revealed at the "Shingeki Matsuri" event on Sunday that the anime's …

My Nintendo Really Wants You To Use Miitomo, But Only Offers 2 Points in New Daily 'Mission'

Part of Nintendo's long term strategy is to integrate the My Nintendo loyalty programme with multiple apps and even tie-in with visits to special …

Inside Japan's booming rent-a-friend industry

It's muggy and I'm confused. I don't understand where I am, though it was only a short walk from my Airbnb studio to this little curry place. I don't …

We Are Back!

Hey everyone we are back and ready for action, going to have to have some blog post coming your way soon, by soon I mean very soon. Look out for …

Tokyo Mirage Sessions: #FE: Auto-tuned expression

At times this JRPG feels like it plays itself, but it looks wonderful doing it.<p><i>Tokyo Mirage Sessions: #FE</i> — originally billed as <i>Shin Megami Tensei X</i> …

Kang Ji Young Talks About The Hardships Of Working In Japan

Kang Ji Young recently sat down for an interview in Japan for her upcoming film “Kataomoi Spiral.” Kang Ji Young has been working in Japan as an …

Japan

Could "Akira" Move Forward With Justin Lin at the Helm?

Warner Bros.‘ eight-year struggle to adapt Katsuhiro Otomo‘s seminal manga “Akira” could be nearing an end, with a rumor that a high-profile director …

Seoul campaign addresses latest public safety issue — texting while walking

As amusing as it may be to watch texting walkers barrel their way straight into a pole or fall into a mall fountain, the prevalence of distracted …

Text Messaging

US Pokémon Go Field Test Heads for Closure, With Full Release Expected in July

We learned during E3, courtesy of Shigeru Miyamoto seemingly jumping ahead with an announcement for its Plus add-on, that <b>Pokémon Go</b> should be …

Comfort me with Moon Kee’s fish head noodles

Relish the tangy milky soup with deep fried four finger thread fin fish. — Pictures by Choo Choy MayPETALING JAYA, June 26 — Healthy food can’t be …

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Viz Previews Dragon Ball, Naruto, Tokyo Ghoul Spinoff Manga in English

Also posts 1st chapters of <i>The Emperor and I, Kuroko's Basketball, Haikyu!!</i>, more<p>North American manga publisher Viz posted the first chapters of three …

Manga

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Will Single-Handedly Save Nintendo

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild; Nintendo Has its Mojo Back<p>It was hard to ignore Nintendo’s presence at E3 2016. Naysayers questioned why …

Tokyo Thrift: the Sony Rolly was peak Sony

When I talk about peak Sony, I'm not, of course, referring to the Sony that took over the world with products like the Walkman and the PlayStation. No, the Sony that made the Rolly is that Sony’s twisted, lovable alter-ego. And the Rolly is that side of the company’s ultimate creation.<p>I will …

Photos of Seoul's Raw, Emerging Graffiti Scene

While graffiti is still a very young concept in Seoul, the country has a fervent core of emerging writers and has also become a destination for members of an international circuit of high-profile vandals. Our graffiti columnist photographed the city's...<p><i>This month our graffiti columnist will be</i> …

Deadpool Invades The Japanese Trailer For ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

The popularity of the comic film <i>Deadpool</i> is impossible to deny at this point. In fact, it’s the highest grossing R-rated film ever. Ever. That’s pretty impressive consdiering most film studios have been incredibly afraid of what has been assumed to be a kiss of death for a film by giving it an …

Comics

“Do you prefer busts or bottoms?” Prison School drama looks to be as lewd as the anime 【Videos】

Last month, we got our first in-costume look at the cast of the upcoming <b>live-action TV adaptation of manga and anime Prison School</b>. But while the …

Girls' Generation Takes Trophy for the 8th Time with "Lion Heart" on "Music Bank," Performances from VIXX LR, Juniel, BIGSTAR, Purfles, and More

<b>Girls’ Generation</b> takes their eighth win their latest song, “<b>Lion Heart</b>,” through KBS’ “<b>Music Bank</b>” with 9280 points. They competed against SG …

Japantown favorite Ino Sushi closing after nearly 40 years - Inside Scoop SF

Another local favorite is saying so long.<p>As Eater SF reported late last week, <b>Ino Sushi</b>, Noboru Inoue’s slip of a sushi bar in Japantown will soon be shutting its doors for good.<p>For nearly forty years, Inoue has garnered a fair amount of attention — both for his pristine seafood creations, as well …

Harajuku Girls in Platform Shoes w/ Miauler Mew, Ingni & One Spo

Chiho and Seapocho are two Japanese students – wearing striped mini skirts and platform shoes – who we met on the street in Harajuku.<p>Chiho is …

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"Drill" Starring Ji Hyun Woo, Kim Ga Eun, Yesung, and More Drops Character Profile Shots

Upcoming JTBC drama “<b>Drill</b>” is gearing up for its premiere by revealing profile cuts of the star-studded main cast.<p>Based on a popular webtoon of the …

A Chinese-Korean mashup? Here are 5 restaurants to try in L.A.

Love both Chinese and Korean food? Maybe when you’re going out to eat next, try them at the same time. Korean-Chinese cuisine is a hybrid that developed at the end of the 19th century, when Korea and China had, well, closer relations than they do now. Although derived from Chinese cuisine, Koreans …

Gyotaku: The Traditional Japanese Art of Painting Marine Life with Actual Fish

In her nature-inspired works of art, Heather Fortner not only depicts the forms of fish, but does so using the actual bodies of the fish. The technique is called <i>gyotaku</i> (? gyo “fish” + ? taku “rubbing”), a traditional Japanese method of fish printing that originated in the mid-19th century as a way …

So Cute It Hurts!! Manga to End in 4 Chapters

Gō Ikeyamada previously revealed series was heading for finale<p>This year's 19th issue of Shogakukan's Sho-Comi will announce on Saturday that Gō …

Tokyo Disney Celebration Hotel To Open in 2016

Earlier this week, plans were announced for a new hotel – Tokyo Disney Celebration Hotel – which is set to open at Tokyo Disney Resort in 2016.<p>The …

Super Junior's Kyuhyun to make his drama debut

The doctor who was in charge of Han Ye Seul's lipoma surgery has acknowledged his mistake and apologized to the actress.It was recently revealed that …

ZE:A's Kwanghee reveals he plans to meet with G-Dragon and Taeyang

<b>ZE:A’s Kwanghee</b> continues to talk about his <i>Infinity Challenge Music Festival</i> experience and reveals that he still remains in touch with <b>G-Dragon</b> and</b> …