February 13, 2021

TV vs Blu-Ray – Interspecies Reviewers Volume 2

The second volume of the Blu-ray and DVD versions of the TV anime adaptation of Amahara and masha’s Interspecies Reviewers released on June 26, 2020, and since the Blu-rays are released […]
February 9, 2021

Tenga Valentine’s Day Chocolate 2021

Japanese adult toy company Tenga has released three limited Valentine’s Day themed Tenga chocolate shaped in its signature adult toy cup container. Please keep in mind that this is just […]
February 7, 2021

Mario-Themed Food at 7-Eleven

Nintendo’s Mario has taken over the popular Japanese convenience store 7-Eleven across Japan as part of the Super Mario Bros 35th Anniversary Campaign. 7-Eleven currently has 6 original menu items […]
February 5, 2021

Pokemon Cards from the High Class Pack Shiny Star V

I’ve been a fan of Pokemon series since I first laid eyes on it being aired on SMTV Live back in the 90s. This is when Ant and Dec would […]
February 2, 2021

Setsubun in Japan 2021

Today is February 2, 2021, which happens to be Setsubun (節分)! Setsubun (節分) is the day before the beginning of spring in the old calendar in Japan. It is an […]
January 31, 2021

Kantai Collection X Lawson

Kantai Collection has recently teamed up with Japanese convenience store franchise chain Lawson and is offering an alcoholic beverage featuring some of the characters from the series. The Setouchi Lemon […]
January 31, 2021

Goblin Slayer Second Season Announced

During the “GA Fes 2021” event that was live-streamed on Sunday, it was revealed that Kumo Kagyu’s Goblin Slayer light novel series will receive a second anime season. The event […]
January 28, 2021

Uncensored Redo of Healer Episode 1 and 2 Broadcasted on AT-X

Japanese anime television network AT-X has recently broadcasted the first two episodes of the anime adaptation of Rui Tsukiyo and Shiokonbu’s Redo of Healer in the uncensored “Complete Recovery” broadcast […]
January 21, 2021

Russia Bans Death Note, Inuyashiki, and Tokyo Ghoul

A Russian court has banned several popular Japanese animated series including Death Note, Tokyo Ghoul, and Inuyashiki after concerns that teenagers would mimic on-screen violence. The trial took place on Wednesday, […]
January 20, 2021

Don’t Toy with Me, Miss Nagatoro TV Anime Slated to Air from April 2021

The official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Nanashi’s Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro (Ijiranaide, Nagatoro-san) begun streaming the first promotional video for the upcoming TV anime on […]
January 7, 2021

KFC New Year Box 2021

I recently wrote about the unique Japanese Christmas tradition of eating Kentucky Fried Chicken and in recent years I have noticed that KFC Japan has been advertising the New Year […]
January 3, 2021

KFC Fukubukuro 2021

Fukubukuro is a popular Japanese New Year custom that results in thousands of people queuing up outside stores for a chance at scoring the best loot. The “lucky bags” are […]