1. japan

      The Best Teaching Resources for Superstar JET Program ALTs All the best places to find lesson plans, worksheets, games, songs, media, and more for your English classes

      | Michael Richey
    2. travel

      Takeda Castle A beautiful sight in any season, at any time

      | Mami Suzuki
    3. interviews

      I'm an Idol Otaku (and Proud of It) Absolutely everything you'd ever want to know about the idol otaku lifestyle

      | Mami Suzuki and Koichi
    4. japanese

      Japanese Fluency Is A Race To Make The Most Mistakes Will you make it to the finish line?

      | Koichi
    5. videos

      Japanese Fluency Is Just a Race to See Who Can Make the Most Mistakes First Japanese Learning Tips with Koichi

      | Michael Richey and Koichi
    6. videos

      Tofugu Eats: Mandarin Orange Flavored Potato Chips Are sweet and salty a good match?

      | Michael Richey and Koichi
    7. japanese

      Japanese Homophones and How To Use Them Learn the meanings to all the Japanese sounds that have been confusing you

      | Mami Suzuki
    8. travel

      Sakurajima - Japan's Most Active Volcano The Japanese volcano with the most personality

      | Mami Suzuki
    9. japan

      20 Differences Between Japanese and Western Schools The things that stand to shock you most as an ALT

      | Michael Richey
    10. reviews

      A Geek In Japan One man's crash course in everything Japanese

      | Linda Lombardi
    11. travel

      Seria: Japan’s Best 100 Yen Shop My absolute favorite 100 YEN shop in Japan

      | Mami Suzuki
    12. videos

      How to Tell if you're at a Temple or a Shrine Is that a temple or a shrine that I'm visiting?

      | Michael Richey
    13. travel

      Plataku - The Takara Tomy Plarail Cafe Full of Trains Have your train and eat it too

      | Mami Suzuki
    14. japan

      JET Program Survival Resources Helping you live your life on JET

      | Michael Richey
    15. travel

      Shin-Yokohama Raumen Museum One bowl of soup, with a trip back in time on the side please

      | Linda Lombardi
    16. japanese

      "Interleaving" To Memorize More Japanese Let's put our Japanese sentences, radicals, kanji, and vocab all into one big pile.

      | Koichi
    17. videos

      Using "Interleaving" With Your Japanese Why difficult is sometimes better

      | Michael Richey and Koichi
    18. japanese

      The Language Hack Where You Learn 1,000+ Japanese Words This Week It's almost as if you already know these words

      | Koichi
    19. japan

      Tsukemono! The Wonderful World of Japanese Pickles Those weird little things in your bento are actually pretty amazing

      | Linda Lombardi
    20. videos

      Where to Find Nuts in Japan If you're nuts about nuts and live in Japan, we're here for you

      | Michael Richey
    21. japan

      How Monster Strike Conquered Japanese Mobile Gaming ...and saved the country's largest social network from destruction

      | Rich
    22. reviews

      Attack On Titan: The Movie - A Tofugu Review Sure to be a box-office Titan, but how does this film stack up?

      | Rich
    23. japanese

      Your Japanese Weak Point Figure it out and fix it already

      | Koichi
    24. videos

      An Effective Hack For Learning Japanese Vocabulary Learning all the words you already know

      | Koichi and Michael Richey
    25. japan

      The Unique Weapons of Ancient Japan As used by samurai, ninja, warrior monks, ruffians and all-around badasses.

      | Rich
    26. videos

      Ask Japan: "What is Honne & Tatemae?" Let's find out Japan's true feelings

      | Michael Richey, Juri, and Koichi
    27. japan

      Umbrellas in Japan More umbrella knowledge than you can shake a stick at

      | Adam Ledford
    28. travel

      Daiki Suisan - Super Fresh Sushi Cut out the middleman and go straight ot the sushi source

      | Mami Suzuki
    29. japanese

      JET Program Japanese Study: Setting Yourself Up for Success Ready, Set, Immersion!

      | Michael Richey
    30. videos

      A Visual History Of The "Kappa" Everyone's little green cucumber-eating river friend

      | Michael Richey
    31. travel

      Kaihou Souko: The Massive Japanese Secondhand Warehouse If you like to collect anything, this is your store

      | Mami Suzuki
    32. japan

      4 Foreigners in Traditional Japanese Roles Breaking into a traditionally Japanese art form may be tough for foreigner, but it's not impossible

      | Ben
    33. interviews

      The Daily Life of the Japanese Housewife 1/3 of women in Japan want to be housewives. We interviewed some to find out why

      | Mami Suzuki
    34. japan

      How to Plan a Cycling Trip in Japan 4 steps to bring you cycling success in 日本

      | Pia
    35. videos

      Fixing Your Japanese Weakpoint(s) Fix what's holding you back

      | Koichi and Michael Richey
    36. travel

      Huis Ten Bosch, The Dutch Theme Park in Japan Cultural mismatch, a toilet ghost, One Piece, and real actual cheese!

      | Verity Lane
    37. interviews

      Interview with Chiptune Musician TORIENA Using the Game Boy to make wonderfully manic music

      | Michael Richey and Mami Suzuki
    38. videos

      Japanese Fluency Is Just Making Connections Like one big Japanese spiderweb

      | Koichi and Michael Richey
    39. japan

      What the Japanese Royal Family Can Learn from Prince William’s Japan Trip Japan and the UK have a lot in common, which makes their visits to each other a lot more significant

      | Adam Ledford
    40. videos

      A Visual History Of Emoji Smiley Face, Hospital, Fire, Muscle Arms

      | Michael Richey
    41. travel

      Daienji Temple and its Many Statues Go here to heal your body with gold or get your baby out of hell

      | Mami Suzuki
    42. japan

      Ekiben! Japanese Food on Japanese Trains and Beyond Two great Japanese things, even better together

      | Linda Lombardi