MCDONALDS

Japan Is Not Lovin’ The Coming Fries Shortage At Its McDonald’s Franchises

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The Japanese really love their McFries. Unfortunately, a labor dispute (and their own gluttony) have forced McDonald's to ration supplies.

krampus

Take A Tour Of Some Of The Weirdest Holiday Traditions From Across The Globe

Krampus, Spider Trees, and KFC are only a few of the weird holiday traditions that pop up around the world this time of year.

GODZILLA

A New Godzilla Movie From Toho Will Release Before The American Sequel

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Toho released the first 'Godzilla' in 1954, and their 29th Godzilla film will compete with the American sequel. LET THEM FIGHT.

BRA

This New ‘Frozen’-Inspired Bra Might Be The Next Big Thing In Bra Technology

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A new bra has been introduced that changes colors when touched by another bra and seems like it's inspired by 'Frozen'.

Hayao Miyazaki

‘I’m Going To Continue Making Anime Until I Die,’ Vows Hayao Miyazaki

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Studio Ghibli co-founder Hayao Miyazaki gave some good news and bad news before accepting his Lifetime Achievement Oscar.

#The Rock

The Rock And The Great Muta Had Their (Polite, Corporate) Face-Off

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Remember when we told you that The Great Muta wanted a match with The Rock? He ended up settling for a photo-op in Japan this weekend.

#video games

Grow Your Gaming Neckbeard With Red Bull’s ‘Diggin’ In The Carts’ Series

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Gain some insight on some of your favorite video game tracks, courtesy of Red Bull.

xbox one

Man, The Xbox One In Japan Is Just… Sad

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The Xbox One has gone from joke to utter failure in Japan in the space of, uh, three weeks. Ouch.

KFC

KFC Japan’s Fried Chicken Keyboard Is The Prize That No Man Should Ever Win

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KFC Japan's fans can register to win a keyboard covered in little fried chicken pieces or a mouse that looks like a drumstick.

ROCKET RACCOON

Japan Built An Animatronic Rocket Raccoon Because Of Course

Rocket Raccoon would really not have worked in the '80s, as this brief clip from Japan proves.

BURGER KING

Burger King In Japan Just Unveiled A Black Burger To Everyone’s Disgust

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The bun is black, the cheese is black, the ketchup is black, and they're selling it to customers.

#Guardians Of The Galaxy

The Japanese ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Commercials Are The Best In The World

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As 'Guardians of the Galaxy' premieres in Japan this week, let's enjoy these wonderful and strange character TV ads.

POWER RANGERS

A Former Power Ranger Has Been Using His Stuntman Training To Rob Homes

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It's hard out there for a Ranger, apparently, as a former member of the show has been robbing houses.

xbox one

Here Are Some Sad Pictures From The Xbox One’s, Uh, Big Japanese Launch

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The Xbox One just launched in Japan, but it may as well have not bothered.

HELLO KITTY

Stop The Figurative Presses: Hello Kitty Not Literally A Cat

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.


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