Shin Godzilla Invades Yurakucho In Tokyo, Japan!

Today, people in Japan were actually running towards Godzilla, as a new “Shin Godzilla” statute made its first appearance in front of the Hibiya Chanter in Yurakucho, Tokyo. This Godzilla is based on the one featured in the 2016 “Shin Godzilla” movie, and stands almost 10 feet! Now this square is named “Hibiya Godzilla Square”,…

Ninja Sneakers In Japan!

If you ever dream of being a Ninja, then these sneakers would be the perfect Shinobi footwear for you! Japanese sneaker boutique “KICKS LAB” in collaboration with ASICS Tiger have created a sneaker with a Shinobi-theme, called the “KL-Shinobi”. The bottom of the sneaker has a soft gel with ninja-themed designs that look like they…

Rika-Chan Buses In Tokyo, Japan!

Trains aren’t the only forms of Japanese transportation that get the super-cute treatment, as, beginning on March 17, 2018, Tokyo will have its own buses based on Rika-chan! Rika-chan is a very famous dress-up doll in Japan, and many Japanese kids grew up playing with this doll. Just think of it as the Japanese “Barbie”.…

Ikebana VR At SXSW 2018! Easy Japanese Ikebana!

Hello everyone! Today, we will be telling you about some cool, new virtual reality–the Ikebana VR Experience!   “IKEBANA VR EXPERIENCE” is virtual reality content from Japan that offers the experience of basic Ikebana principles in a virtual reality space. You can express yourself with Japanese cherry blossoms and chrysanthemums, and spend time polishing your…

Oregon Looks Like A Ghibli Movie!

Well, at least that is what you will think after you see Oregon’s latest travel advertisement. It almost seems like whoever worked on this art and animation might have been working with Miyazaki himself. Checkout the cool short movie here: Who knew you wouldn’t have to go to Japan to be in a Ghibli movie?…

Hello Kitty Bullet Train Coming This Summer To Japan!

If you haven’t heard yet, Japan is taking cuteness to another level by bringing a Hello Kitty-themed Shinkansen (bullet train) to Japan this summer! That’s right, JR West will be launching the Hello Kitty train on the Sanyo Shinkansen Line this summer, and the train will feature a cool Hello Kitty design outside–inspired by Hello…