HELLO KITTY

Stop The Figurative Presses: Hello Kitty Not Literally A Cat

By | 13 Comments

Sanrio dropped a bombshell this week by letting the Japanese American Museum know their Hello Kitty was biologically incorrect.

BOOB AID

Ice Bucket Schmice Schmucket, These Japanese Porn Stars Want You To Squeeze Their Boobs For AIDS

By | 22 Comments

Forget the ice bucket challenge, a group of Japanese porn stars have invented the Squeeze-a-Thon.

Robots

Japan’s Quest For Freaky, Anatomically-Correct Robots Continues Apace With Kenshiro

By | 4 Comments

Japanese scientists have spent fourteen years building a creepy robot, as part of their Fulfilling National Stereotypes Initiative.

JAPAN

A Japanese Man Is Claiming To Have Tamed A Giant Hornet And Is Keeping It On A Leash As A Pet

By | 16 Comments

A Japanese man has posted images on Twitter of what he claims to be a tame giant hornet he is keeping as a pet.

STUDIO GHIBLI

Studio Ghibli May Have Just Been Saved By A Video Game Developer

By | 5 Comments

This weekend we heard the sad news that Studio Ghibli may be shutting down or at least pausing production. But now there's good news.

#Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

If You Think Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Bad, You Should See What Japan Did To Them

By | 13 Comments

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles once had an anime. And you haven't seen it until now for excellent reason.

#ANIMATION

Breaking: Studio Ghibli Is Shutting Down (UPDATE: But There’s Still Hope)

By | 13 Comments

After anime's Walt Disney, Hayao Miyazaki, retired last year, we'd heard rumors of Studio Ghibli shutting down. Sadly, the rumors were true.

MARTIAL ARTS

This Japanese Martial Arts Star Breaks Ten Blocks With Her Head And Then Cheerfully Throws First Pitch

By | 7 Comments

This Japanese martial arts star gives everyone a show of skill before throwing out the first pitch. Most impressive.

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS

The Original Uncut Japanese Version Of The ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ Is Coming To The U.S.

By | 7 Comments

For the first time, the original Japanese inspiration for 'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers' is coming to DVD in the United States.

#PRO WRESTLING

It’s Official: WWE Has Signed KENTA

By | 57 Comments

WWE has officially signed Pro Wrestling NOAH talent KENTA, the man who CM Punk and Daniel Bryan have already aped for finishers.

ZOOS

Japan’s Zoo Jeans Is Putting Ferocious Animals To Work Shredding Your Denim

By | 4 Comments

The folks behind the Mineko Club and Makine Zoo in Japan are auctioning three pairs of jeans that were shredded by lions, tigers and bears.

#TRAILERS

If You Like Gore And Women Fighting Naked, This ‘Gun Woman’ Trailer Is For You

By | 16 Comments

'Gun Woman' has everything you want from a Japanese movie, like extreme gore and naked women shooting each other's boobs.

Yokai

This ‘Demon Cat’ Took Japan By Storm For A Very Simple Reason

By | 8 Comments

If you see this cat cross your path, you might want to drive directly to your local church.

THE F WORD

Teaching Japanese Folks To Swear Looks Like A Blast

By | 5 Comments

With the release of the guide to using the f-word properly in Japan, one man decided to put it to the test.

#2014 FIFA World Cup

Allow The Cup Noodle Samurai To Bolster Your World Cup Fever

By | 3 Comments

Japan plays tonight and this samurai is ready to show all the tricks they have in store for their opponents.

JAPAN

It’s Friday, So Here’s A Two Minute Video Of A Cat Sitting In A Green Chair

By | 4 Comments

Think you can handle one minute of a cat sitting in a green chair? I'll take that and raise you two minutes!

#PRO WRESTLING

Fired WWE Stars Update: The Funkasaurus Is Going To Japan To Protect Dolphins, Curt Hawkins Has A Death Wish

By | 17 Comments

In an update on yesterday's WWE firings, Brodus Clay has decided to protest dolphin murder and Curt Hawkins is about to BE murdered.

Robots

Meet Kobian, Japan’s Robot ‘Comedian’

By | 4 Comments

Kobian is stiff, his material is weak and cliched, and his pacing is terrible. OK, so maybe this is actually a pretty good imitation of your typical stand-up comedian.

PROBABLY FAKE BUT I DON'T CARE

A Woman Is Reportedly Seeking A Divorce Because Her Husband Didn’t Like ‘Frozen’

By | 39 Comments

Today in 'Fun but Possibly Fake News,' a Japanese woman left her husband after he told her that he just didn't like 'Frozen.'


Sign Up



Powered by WordPress.com VIP