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…

Japanese AirDJ At SXSW 2018!

Hell again everyone! We are coming to you from the SXSW 2018 Tradeshow again, and today we had the opportunity to meet the cool team at AirDJ! Checkout our interview with Reika Ishii, part of the team at Dmet Products Corp., as she tells us more about how you can become an AirDJ! AirDJ is…

Sushi Teleportation at SXSW 2018! Cool 3D Food Printing Robot!

We are back again from the SXSW 2018 Tradeshow, where we visited another Japanese exhibitor–SUSHI TELEPORTATION! Checkout our interview with Ryosuke Sakaki, Design Strategist and Art Director at Dentsu, Inc., as he tells us more about this cool new 3D food printing robot, and read on to learn more! Sushi Teleportation uses a special robot arm…