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  • January 25, 2016
    This is the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer edited in the style of the opening to an anime series. I think it's good, although I haven't actually seen a lot of anime because my parents are convinced all anime is tentacle-related hentai p0rn. I did manage to watch all of ... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2016
    Because Japan will never stop being itself, these are the upskirt printed umbrellas available from The Million Girls Project, a company that makes and sell products that promote the idea of a "Crazy Japan." It seems to be working. Just when you thought Japan couldn't get any ... / Continue →
  • December 28, 2015
    These are several videos captured near Toyama Bay in Honshu, Japan of a giant squid swimming around boats in the harbor. Giant squid are incredibly rare to see because they typically live at great depths. I'm not sure what the hell this one is doing, but there's speculation i... / Continue →
  • December 18, 2015
    This is a Dragon Ball themed hot pot made and sold by Danke Dinning in Nagoya, Japan. Each Dragon Ball hot pot contains all seven Dragon Balls (collagen jelly with carrot star numbers) so you can immediately summon the dragon Shenlong and be granted a wish. What would you wis... / Continue →
  • December 15, 2015
    This is a video from the Japanese police featuring a giant net-carrying drone they built that can catch other, smaller drones. They plan to deploy a fleet of the anti-drone drones to protect government buildings starting next year. An interesting concept. Except what happens... / Continue →
  • December 11, 2015
    This is a video from the Prank Pirates in Japan of people coming in to get special effects makeup applied, then be confronted with a monster coming out of the mirror they were just looking at themselves in. It was decently executed, although one model is so engulfed in her sma... / Continue →
  • December 11, 2015
    Because Japan, online retailer Felissimo is now selling a fabric spray that's supposed to smell like cat forehead. That's a desirable smell apparently. Did you know cats rub their heads on you because they have scent glands on the sides of their head and they're marking you a... / Continue →
  • December 9, 2015
    These are the cheese singles style chocolate slices being sold by Japanese company, Bourbon. Each package contains five 2-mm thick soft slices of nama chocolate and costs around $3. My peanut butter and banana/chocolate/honey/marshmallow fluff sandwich game is never going to ... / Continue →
  • December 8, 2015
    These are several examples of Nishikigoi no Sugatazushi ("Multicolored Koi-Shaped Sushi"), sushi made to look like swimming koi fish. Alternatively, reach your hand in the ocean and bite the head off an actual fish. Watch out for sharks though! The sushi uses ingredients lik... / Continue →
  • December 2, 2015
    This is the video from a Japanese man who claims he captured footage of a ghost girl wandering through his home. Obviously, there's a simple explanation for all this, and that explanation is this guy caught a ghost girl wandering around his home on video. He claimed it was a ... / Continue →
  • November 17, 2015
    This is a video from a Japanese variety show starring voice actress Tomoko Kaneda visiting haunted houses. What she doesn't know is that she's about to get pranked when a ghost woman appears in the front seat of the taxi, which her driver pretends he can't see. She has a comp... / Continue →
  • November 17, 2015
    Because Japan loves Kit-Kat bars almost as much as I love dive bars, Nestle Japan is going to release a limited edition of gold-leaf covered Kit-Kats in January. The 500 bars will be sold exclusively at Nestle's Kit-Kat specialty store Chocolatory (which is a real thing that e... / Continue →
  • November 4, 2015
    This is a very worthwhile video of one of the most beautiful human specimens I've ever seen in my life demonstrating his sick Dance Evolution skills. He has got ALL THE MOVES. Sadly, when God was handing out dance moves I think I got skipped. Just kidding, I fell asleep at t... / Continue →
  • October 20, 2015
    These are the cat gloves available from Felissimo and YOU + MORE that have a cat printed on them, including its tail on the index finger. The gloves can be used to operate a smartphone, and it looks like the cat is wagging its tail whenever you swipe. People are weird, that i... / Continue →
  • September 22, 2015
    This is the Casio S100 'Special One', a $225 luxury calculator made by Casio to celebrate all the years the company has been calculating. Punch them numbers! Only 5,000 are going to be produced and sold in Japan though, so in the off-chance you're some sort of calculator coll... / Continue →
  • September 9, 2015
    This is a gallery of the rice-straw dinosaurs (among other animals) built in Niigata Prefecture, Japan after this year's rice harvest. That t-rex is stunning. So is the triceratops. Is rice-straw soft or abrasive? Like, would it hurt if you rubbed up against it? I'm...aski... / Continue →
  • August 20, 2015
    Curry Shop Shimizu is a new curry shop that just opened in Tokyo and is selling curry that's supposed to have the taste and consistency of actual crap. That is nasty. That also doesn't look like any shit I've ever seen. It should be way darker, and there should be way more s... / Continue →
  • July 23, 2015
    This is a video of a rice paddy in Japan that was grown with a Star Wars theme by planting four different kinds of rice to display 'STAR WARS' and pictures of R2-D2, C-3PO and BB-8. I cannot even imagine the planning that went into this because one time I tried planting a stra... / Continue →
  • July 15, 2015
    This is the miniature samurai armor made by Japanese artist Yoneji Inamura entirely out of dead bugs. That is a lot of bugs. I wonder where he got all those bugs. You think he collected them himself? There are some bugs on my porch if you're interested. Do you need any rol... / Continue →
  • July 6, 2015
    Last week, a US robotics company (MegaBots) challenged a Japanese one (Suidobashi Heavy Industry) to giant mech fight. This week, the Japanese company accepted the fight and wants to do it MELEE STYLE. The founder and CEO of Suidobashi Heavy Industry even got the shit talking... / Continue →