Gundam MS Bible Arrives In Japan!

DeAgostini Japan has just introduced the first issue of its new magazine series, “Gundam MS Bible”. I know what you are thinking, is Gundam becoming a religion? Well, to some super fans it already is, but no this is not the type of Bible you find in church. Beginning January 29, 2019,  “Gundam MS Bible”…

2019 Cherry Blossom Forecast Revealed!

The Japanese Meteorological Corporation has just announced the Cherry Blossom forecast for 2019! And this year, the Sakura (cherry blossoms) are expected to arrive earlier than usual. People in Tokyo and Nagoya are expected to begin seeing Sakura on March 22, in Kyoto on March 25, and Osaka on March 27. The full bloom of…

Yokozuna Kisenosato Retires!

The Sumo world is sad today, as Yokozuna Kisenosato has officially announced his retirement from Sumo. After his third loss of the New Year Grand SUmo Tournament in Tokyo, Japan, Kisenosato had little choice but to accept that his time at the pinnacle of Sumo was over. Unfortunately, many Sumo fans saw this day coming,…

AKB48 Announces Largest Group Of New Adults!

AKB48, the uber-popular idol group in Japan, just announced that the largest group of members to ever take part in the New Adult celebrations in Japan! How many? Well, a total of 44 members! January 14th is seen as “Coming of Age” day in Japan, and this is when everyone celebrates and congratulates those that…