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Jotaro always looks like a powerful figure to me.

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Shibuya chicken shop serves up chocolate-covered fried chicken for Valentine’s Day

2023-01-19T15:00:00Z

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A closer look at the knockoff Totoro figure that will haunt my nightmares…and maybe yours too!

2023-01-20T15:20:00Z
If this is the spirit that lives in my local forest, then I’m staying out of it.

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Chill out in burger heaven at burger bistro Chillmatic in Shibuya

2023-01-19T15:00:00Z

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Pancake steamed buns coming to Japanese convenience stores, said to pair well with fried chicken

2023-01-21T04:00:00Z
Family Mart has a way for to combine two of our favorite comfort foods and eat them with our hands.

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Trigun Maximum Inspires Seiko Watch Collab and Black Cat Plush

January 21, 2023 8:36am CST
Pre-orders are now open for both

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New yakiniku hair clips from Japan make meat lovers drool

2023-01-22T04:00:00Z
Like dining at a yakiniku restaurant, but the grill is your hair.

Pretty Cure 20th Anniversary Exhibition Offers Limited-Edition Tea and Cakes

January 22, 2023 8:55am CST
Cake-in-a-can and 20th anniversary tea blend will be available starting next month

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Frozen sushi appears in Japan, but is it any good?

2023-01-22T17:30:00Z
Defrosting sushi puts a new spin on the way we eat traditional Japanese food.

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Lum Gets a Charge Out of Coffee in Urusei Yatsura x Georgia Collab

January 22, 2023 5:19pm CST
Voice actor Sumire Uesaka reprises her role as the alien invader girl in 15 second TV spot

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Octopus tentacle ear plugs coming to Japanese capsule toy machines

2023-01-23T03:30:00Z
I’m a sucker for stylish ear protection.

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Premium Japanese whisky is now in chocolate form with Suntory Yamazaki and Hibiki nama chocolate

2023-01-23T04:30:00Z
Kamakura chocolatier teams up with distiller as Japan enters its chocolate-crazy season.

Chow Down on Muichiro Tokito’s Fav Snack at New Demon Slayer Sukiya Collab

January 23, 2023 1:17am CST
Tokito brings his green Furofuki Daikon to beef bowls across Japan

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Press Release: Kirby Officially Licensed Fashion Items

Jan 23rd 2023

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Show Your Tiger & Bunny Hero Spirit With College Logo Shirts, Hoodies

January 23, 2023 11:26am CST
Line of shirts and hoodies plays on American style college apparel

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Chainsaw Man’s Makima Gets Majestic New Figure

posted on 2023-01-23 13:45 EST by Kim Morrissy
The approximately 8.86” tall ARTFX J figure costs US$149.99

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Samurai chick pudding cake is Japan’s newest hard-to-buy, delicious-to-eat treat【Taste test】

2023-01-24T03:00:00Z
Yeah, Tokugawa Ieyasu was a great shogun and all, but we’re here to see (and eat) Tokugawa Piyoyasu.

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Try these cute and delicious pastries inspired by Japanese short stories!

2023-01-22T15:00:00Z

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Tokyo’s Monster Grill serves up gigantic beefy challenges for meat lovers

2023-01-23T15:00:00Z

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Cosme Kitchen Adaptation opening in Shibuya serves tasty vegan, gluten-free and raw food

2023-01-23T15:00:00Z

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Harajuku coffee house debuts rich pistachio mocha and steam cocoa for delicious winter menu

2023-01-23T15:00:00Z

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Taco-starved in Tokyo? Feast on all-you-can-eat tacos at TEXMEX FACTORY in Shibuya

2023-01-23T15:00:00Z

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Have your cake and drink it too with new drinkable cheesecake in Tokyo

2023-01-23T15:00:00Z

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Studio Ghibli Takes to the Skies and Seas in Second Round of Model Cars of Their Famous Machines

January 24, 2023 8:45pm CST
The next rollout features Laputa: Castle in the Sky and Ponyo

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Shop in Tokyo’s Chinatown has TWENTY kinds of delicious homemade steamed buns

2023-01-25T03:00:00Z
Hidden gem in Ikebukuro sells unique flavours of nikuman you’d never find in a convenience store.

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Great deals on “Chicken Days” at yakitori shop Yakitoriya Sumire; 5 locations in Shibuya Ward

2023-01-24T15:00:00Z

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Galaxy Express 999 Collabs with Seiko for 45th Anniversary Watch

January 25, 2023 8:27am CST
Only 999 watches will be available to commemorate the Leiji Matsumoto masterpiece

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Grab New Ranma 1/2 Goods Inspired by Cursed Springs

January 25, 2023 9:00am CST
I went to Jusenkyo and all I got was an ancient curse and this T-shirt

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Meet the Latest One Piece and Demon Slayer Funko POP! Exclusives

January 25, 2023 6:00pm CST
Pre-orders are live now!

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Japan’s gorgeous Mt. Fuji chocolate cake lets you eat the mountain instead of climb it【Photos】

2023-01-26T01:00:00Z
A way to appreciate the majestic beauty of Japan’s tallest mountain while staying warm, rested, and full.

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More delicious additions to Toshi Yoroizuka collaboration donuts at Mister Donut

2023-01-26T02:00:00Z
Just when you thought it couldn’t get better, it did.

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Check out this atago pear from Shimane Prefecture, weighing in at 1.5 kilograms (3.3 pounds)

2023-01-26T03:00:00Z
This pear’s shape has gone pear-shaped.

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Wearable Beanbag becomes a hot topic in Japan

2023-01-26T06:00:00Z
Plonk yourself down anywhere, anytime with this crazy new “dress”.

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New Studio Ghibli die-cast anime cars on their way, even if neither one is really a car【Pics】

2023-01-26T13:00:00Z
Two memorable non-land-based Hayao Miyazaki vehicles are joining the Tomica lineup.

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Lycoris Recoil Anime Collabs with Lawson for Heart-Filled Goods

January 26, 2023 10:40am CST
Acrylic stands and home goods will be available for a limited time

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Pretty Cure 20th Anniversary Teacup Makes Teatime Magical

January 26, 2023 10:44am CST
Noritake collabs with the magical girl series for bone china teaware

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Doraemon Featured in New JINS Eyewear Collaboration

January 26, 2023 11:08am CST
Child and adult frames mark new collaboration with low-cost eyewear brand

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Nijisanji EN VTuber Group Noctyx x Manekineko Collab Merch Available for Pre-order at animate International

Jan 26th 2023

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Mt. Fuji and other mountains served as cakes at new tea salon in Yoyogi-Uehara, Shibuya Ward

2023-01-25T15:00:00Z

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Starbucks unveils second Valentine’s Day Frappuccino in Japan

2023-01-27T03:00:00Z
Inspired by a luxury French cake, this promises to be an indulgent affair.

Cup Noodle’s gyoza-and-ramen combo cup serves up big time flavor

2023-01-26T15:00:00Z

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Asian Juicy: New burgers from McDonald’s Japan pay tribute to a ’90s J-pop music video by Puffy

2023-01-27T13:00:00Z
There’s a lot more than burgers to unpack here.

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Ichiran ramen lucky bag gives us everything we need to enjoy tonkotsu noodles at home

2023-01-27T16:15:00Z
This Japanese ramen chain really knows how to please its customers.

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Wet rice crackers? Trying nure-senbei for the first time【Taste test】

2023-01-27T17:30:00Z
These aren’t your typical senbei

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MUJI’s creamy and easy-to-make risotto packages are surprisingly gourmet

2023-01-26T15:00:00Z

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Mister Donut teams up with master patissier for second round of luxurious, limited-edition donuts

2023-01-28T06:00:00Z
This round has just two donuts, but they’re enough to compete with the last round!

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Our toughest blind taste test yet — can our writers pick out the more expensive mochi?

2023-01-29T00:00:00Z
This rice cake challenge proved tough for even our most experienced mochi eater.

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We found traditional pudding perfection in a brand new Tokyo cafe

2023-01-29T04:00:00Z
In looks and flavor, this pudding knocked Mr. Sato’s socks off!

Test-peeing Japan’s urine absorbing Morescue underpants【Experiment】

2023-01-29T09:00:00Z
Can Morescue rescue our reporter from his more concerns?

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Japanese vending machine sells…onigiri cakes!?

2023-01-29T13:00:00Z
Now that’s a sentence we never thought we’d say.

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Black Thunder chocolate brings us the future of Valentine’s Day: Crabs!

2023-01-30T01:30:00Z
And Crab Thunder is coming up with new and inventive ways to give us crabs.

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Studio Ghibli’s Howl’s Moving Castle x Loewe collection is as magical as the anime movie

2023-01-30T03:00:00Z
You’ll need deep pockets to add this anime flair to your wardrobe, though.

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The Idolm@ster Million Live!>10th Live Tour Merch Available for Pre-order at animate International

Jan 30th 2023

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Figurama Collectors Reveals the Silent Hill 2 Red Pyramid Thing vs James Sunderland Elite Exclusive Statue

Jan 30th 2023

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Urusei Yatsura hanafuda playing cards will soon invade your game night

2023-01-30T15:00:00Z
We would like to humbly request more anime x traditional Japanese craft pairings after this.

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World’s largest type of daikon radish can now be ordered online in Japan

2023-01-30T17:45:00Z
Don’t worry, it’s sold in manageable portions.

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Blue Lock Officially Licensed Fashion Items

Jan 30th 2023

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Fun with Kaki No Tane rice cracker ice cream sandwiches【Taste test】

2023-01-31T01:30:00Z
Just when you thought ice cream couldn’t get any better.

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McDonald’s Japan is changing the ingredients in Chicken McNuggets

2023-01-31T03:00:00Z
Wait, what exactly goes into a McNugget anyway?

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First Michelin-starred ramen shop, Japanese Soba Noodles Tsuta, reopens in Shibuya Ward

2023-01-29T15:00:00Z

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Stand Kiyosugu brings its trendy obanzai tapas standing bar style to Shibuya

2023-01-29T15:00:00Z

Numskull Kicks Off 2023 with New My Hero Academia TUBBZ Collectibles

Jan 31st 2023

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Uniqlo collaborates with director Sofia Coppola to celebrate 25th anniversary of her debut

2023-01-31T13:00:00Z
Uniqlo’s latest collection of apparel features quotes and images from some of Coppola’s biggest films.

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Famichiki Pancake Steamed Buns take Japanese convenience store food to a whole other level

2023-01-31T15:00:00Z
We’ve never had fried chicken pancakes quite like this before.

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What exactly is the treat known as a “kougnané” that’s sold outside Tokyo’s Yurakucho Station?

2023-01-31T17:30:00Z
We learn the origin of this unique pastry sold in one of Tokyo’s bustling commercial districts.

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My Dress-Up Darling Officially Licensed Fashion Items

Jan 31st 2023

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7-Eleven serves up café-quality gourmet pancakes in Japan

2023-01-30T15:00:00Z

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7-Eleven’s new Ebiten tempura shrimp rice ball is premium in both taste AND cost

2023-02-01T01:30:00Z
7-Eleven’s lastest onigiri creation is our reporter’s new favourite rice ball.

Enjoy Lum’s Unearthly Beauty with Urusei Yatsura Figuarts Zero Statue

February 01, 2023 9:21am CST
The figure will be available from retailers starting in June

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Like a Dragon and Pop Team Epic Collab Launches with a Wild Video

February 01, 2023 10:29am CST
We’re not sure what we were expecting but here it is

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Nichijou Manga Gets New Collaboration Café in Nagoya and Osaka

February 01, 2023 1:07pm CST
Previously announced exhibition to expand to café locations

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Obey Me! #OshitoAme Merch Available at animate International

Feb 1st 2023

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@Psychopuppet!!!

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Yes nice affordable Lum. I was hoping the Aniplex Lum would make it to Rightstuf or TOM.

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