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Demon Slayer Goes Vroom in Tomica Die-Cast Toy Car Collaboration

February 10, 2021 2:43am CST
Drive away with cars with Tanjiro, Nezuko, and more patterns!

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Pokémon Centre in Japan apologises for mistake, makes plushie even more valuable

2021-02-10T18:00:00Z
One person’s defect is another person’s treasure.

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Toho Releases Godzilla Valentine’s Day Cards for Your Disaster Romance

posted on 2021-02-10 13:45 EST by Kim Morrissy

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The Quintessential Quintuplets Nakano Sisters Inspire Fashionable Collaboration Glasses

February 10, 2021 7:35pm CST
All five sets include original eyeglass cloth and original eyeglass case

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba desserts are some of the most beautiful anime sweets ever【Photos】

2021-02-11T03:30:00Z
When a master of nerikiri turns his attention to the phenomenal anime hit, desert magic happens.

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Good Smile Previews New Hololive, Chainsaw Man, Laid-Back Camp, and More Figures

February 11, 2021 1:09am CST
The figure maker is revealing their slate of new figures today

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Get Fired up for These Previews of Upcoming Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Figures

February 11, 2021 5:47am CST
Aniplex and Good Smile previewed a bunch of new figures from Demon Slayer today

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REPORT: Getting a Taste of Anime Latte’s at Cafe Reissue in Harajuku

February 11, 2021 10:00am CST
I literally got to drink my own waifu!

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Tokyo’s new chocolate ramen smothers us with attentive affection for Valentine’s Day【Taste test】

2021-02-11T16:00:00Z
Chocolate and matcha green tea aren’t even half of the surprises here.

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Starbucks’ Phantom Frappuccino: One of the hardest drinks to find in Japan

2021-02-11T17:30:00Z
Encountering this Frappuccino is all down to timing…and bad luck!

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Nametake tuna rice: A delicious rice cooker recipe using just three ingredients【SoraKitchen】

2021-02-12T01:15:00Z
Some of the best recipes in life are the simplest.

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Plant-based burger battle: Burger King Japan vs. Freshness Burger【Taste test】

2021-02-12T03:00:00Z
The two sandwiches leave very different impressions.

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Good Smile also posted a couple things for their Pop Up Parade series:

Yep. Yami and Nemesis. And Mikan. And Nana.

And kitties too:

At least they’re usually reasonably priced…
My wallet is still going to kill me…

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About $40 to $60 depending on shipping . Hopefully they do two at a time .

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Mikan already has a painted prototype and Mea has an unpainted prototype. If that’s the case, those two would probably be the first release then.

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New gachapon figures from Japan imagine a romance beyond bathroom boundaries

2021-02-13T01:00:00Z
Well, for the little icons on the door signs, at the very least.

Mobile Suit Gundam Garments Let You Unlock Your Inner Mecha

February 13, 2021 7:39am CST
T-shirts, socks, and underwear from BanColle! mimic Federation and Zeon Mobile Suits

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Starbucks Japan reveals new sakura Frappuccino for cherry blossom season 2021

2021-02-14T14:00:00Z
New pink drinks make our taste buds jump for joy this spring.

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Starbucks Japan unveils sakura cherry blossom drinkware range for 2021

2021-02-15T01:00:00Z
New collection inspired by…sakura breath?

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Rainbow mille crepes brighten up the food scene in Tokyo

2021-02-15T03:00:00Z
We try the colourful sweet that’s becoming all the rage on social media.

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Claymore: Teresa vs. Priscilla Elite Exclusive Statue – Full Reveal

Feb 15th 2021

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Japan unveils chewing gum-flavoured chips!

2021-02-15T06:00:00Z
The day has finally come for two beloved Lotte gum flavours to step out as crunchy chips.

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Mos Burger’s new Mac and Cheese burger: Does it taste as good as it looks?

2021-02-15T16:30:00Z
We find out if this is the best way to introduce Mac ‘n’ Cheese virgins to the delights of the unfamiliar western dish.

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Mr. Sato orders a 5-kilogram, 12,000-calorie rice bowl with a pile of meat on top

2021-02-15T17:45:00Z
Kitchen Origin’s “Meat Castle” is not something that can be easily conquered–but by Jove, he’ll try.

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Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Masterpiece Series Blue-Eyes White Dragon Will Cost You a Cool Grand

February 15, 2021 4:05pm CST
Card made of 99.9 percent pure silver is limited to 1,000 copies

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Real-life Rurouni Kenshin reverse-blade katana now on display in Tokyo【Photos】

2021-02-16T02:30:00Z
Swordsmith who’s certified cultural asset of Japan forges anime ronin’s iconic weapon.

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New sakura cocktails, cakes, drinkware and jewellery appear at Starbucks Reserve Roastery

2021-02-16T03:00:00Z
Exclusive cherry blossom items you won’t be able to find anywhere else!

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Modern Japanese kokeshi dolls are both beautiful interior items and useful emergency tools

2021-02-16T06:00:00Z
Let these traditional Japanese dolls light the way in an emergency!

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We try Starbucks Japan’s new sakura Frappuccino and latte【Taste Test】

2021-02-16T14:00:00Z
Sure, they look great–but will this year’s cherry blossom drinks be any better than previous years?

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Japanese toilets become even more high-tech with new floating panels

2021-02-16T14:30:00Z
New system aims to keep you and your rear cleaner than ever before.

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Undress an ukiyo-e woman out of her kimono with this Japanese magic towel hack

2021-02-16T15:00:00Z
You’ll need more than hot water to fully appreciate the beauty of this towel.

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How to turn your leftover instant ramen broth into delicious chawanmushi Japanese egg custard

2021-02-16T17:30:00Z
You can remix your ramen broth into a second Japanese cuisine favorite with almost zero effort.

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Ichiran’s first-ever instant ramen: How does it stack up to the chain’s original noodles?

2021-02-17T03:00:00Z
We taste a tonkotsu ramen 20 years in the making.

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Starbucks sakura sweets season starts with cherry blossom cake, donuts, and more

2021-02-17T04:00:00Z
Starbucks Japan kicks off the cherry blossom fun early, because you can never have too many sakura desserts.

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Fukushima supermarket sells earthquake-damaged beers as “heroes”

2021-02-17T13:00:00Z
A good beer has character.

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Anime figures damaged in earthquake? Tokyo manufacturer offers to repair them for free

2021-02-17T17:30:00Z
A new lease on life for figures from series about rebirth.

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Is the six-foot long Subway Sub coming to Japan?

2021-02-18T15:30:00Z
All signs point to yes!!!

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Man vs. Steak: We band together to eat 4.5 kilograms of beef at Ikinari Steak

2021-02-19T01:00:00Z
Will the power of four of our reporters be enough to vanquish 10 pounds of meat?

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Mos Burger adds sliced bread to their menus in Japan

2021-02-19T02:00:00Z
Fast food chain surprises everyone by branching out into the bread market.

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Ichiran ramen vs. Ichiran instant ramen: The ultimate taste test right outside the store

2021-02-19T03:00:00Z
Running out of the ramen restaurant to eat its instant version seconds afterwards on the street is the kind of reporting you won’t get anywhere else.

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Sega of America Teams up with Jakks Pacific & Disguise an Official Global Toy and Costume Partner for Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Movie

Feb 18th 2021

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Hatsune Miku Releases Adorable Collaboration Visual with Pusheen

February 18, 2021 11:15pm CST
Digital content distribution and merchandise rollout are planned for 2021

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Sakura tacos? The Tokyo treat we didn’t know we needed until right now

2021-02-19T04:00:00Z
A totally unique bite to eat in one of the city’s favorite cherry blossom-viewing spots.

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McDonald’s Japan Happy Meal Sets See Tanjiro and The Gang Donning Uniforms

February 19, 2021 2:22am CST
The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba crew are coming to a Japanese McDonald’s soon

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Gorilla with a randoseru backpack and elementary school student cap is Japan’s newest WTF gacha

2021-02-19T14:00:00Z
There’s a lot to unpack in this new six-piece collection.

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Starbucks sells bear plugs for reusable cups in Japan

2021-02-19T17:30:00Z
Saving the planet and healing your heart at the same time.

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Japan has springtime sakura Cinnabons? Sign us up!

2021-02-20T01:00:00Z
A mouthwatering meeting of the symbols of Japanese spring and American malls.

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Rimuru’s Threatening Demon King Form Is Now an Adorable Nendoroid

February 21, 2021 5:26am CST
The Nendoroid recreates the That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime season 2 visual!

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Get Biologically Busy with Cells at Work! Apparel from Premium Bandai

February 21, 2021 8:17am CST
Red blood cell and platelet-themed gear makes for cute and casual cosplay

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Stay home in style with Kyoto-easy hakama-inspired roomwear for men, women, and kids【Photos】

2021-02-21T15:00:00Z
Clever design combines fashionable looks with pajama-level comfort.

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Even more Starbucks sakura cherry blossom drinkware! Round 2 for 2021 features Spring Bloom theme

2021-02-22T04:00:00Z
Sakura shine on with beautiful bottles and more.

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What’s the difference between Hong Kong pineapple bun and Japanese melon bread?

2021-02-22T13:00:00Z
P.K. Sanjun gets schooled on all that is good and carbs.

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New world record – Tokyo capsule toy shop will have more machines in one spot than anywhere else

2021-02-22T17:30:00Z
Sunshine City set to shine even brighter with opening of Bandai Namco’s Gashapon Department Store.

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We eat the gyoza dumpling-flavored Pizza Sand from Family Mart, savor its identity crisis【Taste Test】

2021-02-22T17:30:00Z
So what does a gyoza dumpling-flavored pizza sandwich taste like? Time to find out.

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Infinifan, Inc. Launches Dragon Ball Z Mochibi Plush

Feb 22nd 2021

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Bleach Looking Fab in Tokyo Girls Collection Fashion Collaboration

February 22, 2021 8:48pm CST
Tite Kubo draws the sword-wielding boys all spruced up

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Instant vs. Restaurant Ramen Project: Ippudo spicy miso tonkotsu battle【Taste test】

2021-02-23T01:00:00Z
Can the 7-Eleven version match the majesty of the Hakata original?

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We tried cocoa soy-sauce paste and opened up a whole new world of possibilities【Taste test】

2021-02-23T03:15:00Z
You might not like it right away, but you’ll definitely be hooked.

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We tried making a candy bonsai tree and ended up with a spectacular vegetable instead【Photos】

2021-02-23T13:00:00Z
Eh, regardless of its final form it wasn’t like we were going to get much fiber out of it anyway.

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Breast material shortage causing delay for explosively popular US$479 busty anime girl mousepad

2021-02-23T17:30:00Z
Extra-large mousepad with a sky-high price needs a whole lot of silicone.

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Sweet Demon Slayer White Day Cakes Let You Reciprocate the Romance

February 23, 2021 1:27pm CST
Check out a few of the many designs available

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New Line of Kutani Plates Celebrates 50 Years of the Lupin the 3rd Anime

February 23, 2021 2:27pm CST
Check out these five mamezara, commemorating moments from season 1

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Japanese whisky sweet potatoes: A super-easy, super-delicious snack you can make in seconds

2021-02-24T04:00:00Z
Save a splash of whisky for your spuds.

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Float Like a Butterfly With Shinobu Kocho’s Demon Slayer Toy Sword

February 24, 2021 2:15am CST
The power of the insect hashira can be at your fingertips

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Gorgeous Japanese sakura and Mt. Fuji drinkware reacts to cold temperatures with beauty

2021-02-24T15:15:00Z
You’ll be spellbound by the spreading springtime colors.

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Japanese company’s drink-at-home “Secret Base” tent is our new must-have interior item

2021-02-24T17:45:00Z
For when you want to make your personal space your drinking space.

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Tea Salon Blends up Brews Inspired by the Stars of Promare

February 24, 2021 1:22pm CST
Try them as they are, or as part of fancy tea cocktails

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Evangelion Lipstick Ad Releases Key Animation Frames

posted on 2021-02-24 15:45 EST by Kim Morrissy

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Skate-Leading Stars and Capcom Café Announce Sweet Collaboration

February 24, 2021 2:15pm CST
Enjoy a special menu inspired by your favorite skater boy teams starting next month

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Burger King Japan’s Strong Magma Super One Pound Beef Burger has us quaking in our boots

2021-02-25T04:45:00Z
This is the “hottest beef wall” ever made by the chain.

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Protect Your Child With These Adorable Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Clothes

February 25, 2021 1:07am CST
No spills are gonna happen with Inosuke on the case!

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Claim the Glory For Yourself with Nendoroid Power from Chainsaw Man

February 25, 2021 7:04am CST
Tiny Blood Fiend comes with knives, a hammer, and her pet cat Meowy

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Get Your Hands on Atsuko’s New Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! Shirts

February 25, 2021 8:56am CST
Celebrate the Anime Awards wins with some new clothes

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Japanese vending machines now sell pearl jewelry

2021-02-25T14:00:00Z
But are they good enough to pass as a White Day gift?

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New café in Tokyo wants to change people’s minds about Japan’s worst-tasting drink【Taste test】

2021-02-25T15:00:00Z
Could they make this grass-like drink taste good? We had to find out.

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Skreeeonk!! We’ve spotted new CR Loves: GODZILLA sightings at the Crunchyroll Store!

February 25, 2021 2:00pm CST
Crunchyroll and GODZILLA join forces with an exclusive new apparel line available for pre-order until March 8!

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Heavyweight Japanese convenience store ramen festival! Three bowls of guilty pork pleasure

2021-02-26T02:00:00Z
Lawson, 7-Eleven, and Family Mart aren’t holding back with their new noodles.

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Funny keychains of Shiba dogs with their heads stuck in things now available as gatcha toys

2021-02-26T03:00:00Z
These Shibas got up to some trouble…and we get to keep them as keychains!

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Zara creates loungewear that looks like a Japanese school P.E. uniform

2021-02-26T06:00:00Z
New fashion choice puzzles people around Japan.

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Listen to Soundscapes While Enjoying Landscapes With These Rin Inspired Laid-Back Camp Earbuds

February 26, 2021 2:45am CST
Rin voice actor Nao Toyama speaks through the buds with new lines!

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Japanese mochi ice cream becomes latest TikTok trend

2021-02-26T14:00:00Z
Demand for bite-sized “Little Moons” skyrockets, selling out at supermarkets.

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Zinogre From ‘Monster Hunter’ Joins S.H.MonsterArts; Preorders Start Today

Feb 26th 2021
Following Nargacuga and Rathalos, Zinogre joins the S.H.MonsterArts Monster Action Figure Series!

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Coming soon to a Nendoroid dealer near you

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