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Frieza Returns in 2015 Dragon Ball Z Anime Film

Frieza Returns in 2015 Dragon Ball Z Anime Film<p>by Joseph Luster November 17, 2014<p>Looks like a classic <i>Dragon Ball Z</i> anime villain is returning for the …

Bizarre otaku dancing catches on as Wotagei spreads around the world【Videos】

<i>Wotagei</i>, Japan’s unusual form of otaku dancing, is spreading across the seas and capturing the hearts of foreign idol and anime fans, causing them to …

10 Things Foreign Otaku Find Hard to Understand About Anime

<i>1. the main character has a window seat for some reason.</i><p><i>2. there are so many scenes of telephone poles and electrical wires.</i><p><i>3. the cell phones are</i> …

Voice Actress Sumire Uesaka Illustration Exhibition to be Held in Tokyo

23-year-old voice actress/singer Sumire Uesaka will hold her first Illustration Exhibition at pixiv Zingaro in Nakano Braodway, Tokyo, from February …

Anime

Buddhist Temple In Kyoto Allows Gay Marriages For Japan’s Same-Sex Couples

For most people who know about Japan, especially fans of anime and traditional video games, the country is considered to be at the forefront …

This Winter’s 6 Most Promising New Anime

This season features a magical pink wombat, student assassins, and more.<p>It’s difficult to measure a show’s worth after just one episode, but with …

Fall Anime to Adapt Otome Game "Bonjour♪ Koiaji Patisserie"

More Games' upcoming female audience otome game <i>Bonjour Koiaji Pâtisserie</i> is set to spin-off an anime, offered to Japanese audiences on TV On Demand, …

The top 10 spots in Tokyo to make an anime pilgrimage

A bulk of the anime we know and love are set in real-life locations in Japan. Often, the stories are based on a specific location mentioned in the …

Finally! Attack on Titan director says TV anime’s second season will start production in 2016

I recently compared <b>Attack on Titan</b> to an 800-pound gorilla, since the smash hit <b>anime</b> has become so big and powerful it can do whatever it wants, such …

ATTACK ON TITAN Season 2 Coming in 2016

Five Excellent Anime That Have Returned For Fall 2014

The fall 2014 season is full of excellent anime—both new and returning ones. So while a few weeks back I recommended five new anime to watch, now …

Binan Kōkō Chikyū Bōei-bu Love! Anime's 2nd Video Reveals Opening Song, Tomokazu Sugita

"Handsome High School Earth Defense Club Love!" anime to debut on January 6<p>The official website for the upcoming original anime Binan Kōkō Chikyū …

Avril Lavigne Responds to “Racist” Music Video Controversy: “I Love Japanese Culture”

It's a complicated time for <b>Avril Lavigne</b>. The pop rock princess released a new music video to her song "Hello Kitty" on Wednesday, April 23, and the …

Music Videos

Japanese Culture

Japan has a fascinating and multifaceted culture; on the one hand it is steeped in the deepest of traditions dating back thousands of years; on the …

Japan

How Discovering Japan Changed My Life

Trading

Tanabata in Kyoto: A Night Full of Stars | Kansai, Japanese Culture

Japan’s former capital puts its own luminous touch on the holiday that celebrates the story of celestial lovers.<p>By Alec Jordan<p>Tanabata is one of …

Lady Gaga Shows Appreciation For Japanese Culture By Wearing Kimono

<b>Lady Gaga</b> shows some leg while donning a blue Kimono dress for a yoga session on Tuesday (July 8) in Toronto, Canada.<p>“I loved the yoga studio we …

10 customs you must know before a trip to Japan

1. Addressing Someone, Respect<p>Bowing is nothing less than an art form in Japan, respect pounded into children’s heads from the moment they enter …

10 Ways to Add Japanese Style to Your Interior Design

One word sums it up : Zen. Yes, peaceful simplicity surrounds the modest designs of Japanese culture. Thousands of years steeped in tradition have …

Big Hero 6 Exclusive: Meet Baymax!

<i>Big Hero 6</i> won the box office and we have a feeling this holiday season, many children will hope that their very own Baymax will be under the …

Why is Japanese culture popular in US?

Illustration: Liu Rui/GT<p>Sushi, the small rolled rice with fish and vegetables is a common food for many Americans nowadays. You can find it easily in …

A Two Week Japan Itinerary for First Time Visitors

<i>Some posts on this site contain affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, we may earn a small commission (at</i> …

Strolling through the Higashiyama District in Kyoto

Kyoto was once the ancient capital of Japan with a 1200 year history. The Higashiyama District is one of Kyoto’s best-preserved areas located on its …