Airbnb Listings Drop By 80% In Japan!

It seems that finding a cheap flight to Japan may no longer be the biggest problem for those wanting to travel to the land of anime, Jpop, and ramen. Over the past months, Airbnb has removed 80% of their home listing in Japan, making it more difficult to find an affordable place to stay during…

Mobile Suit Gundam “Gunshell Haro” AI Robot!

It looks like today we are talking robots, because Bandai announced the release of their Mobile Suit Gundam “Gunshell Haro” AI robot! Beginning July 2018, you can get your own Gunshell Haro to have some fun conversations with. This robot has artificial intelligence, so it can hear your voice and answer all of your Mobile…

Pikachu Mini-Robot Coming Soon!

Beginning August 4, 2018, you can buy your very own pocket-sized Pikachu robot, because everyone needs a Pokemon friend, right? The robot, called “HelloPika”,  will shiver and shine when you speak to it. And if you say his name, Pikachu will turn his head and shout “Pika Pika”! But that’s not all, because it will…

Japanese Famous People Art–Pikotaro!

Hello again everyone! I’m sure most of you will recognize this week’s Famous Japanese Person. It’s Pikotaro! PIKOTARO Pikotaro, whose real name is Kazuhiko Kosaka, is a Japanese comedian from Aomori, Japan. He is best known for his catchy song “PPAP (Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen)”–which has been viewed on YouTube over 128 million times! Pikotaro is doing pretty…