Archive

    1. Captain Tsubasa and the Rise of Japanese Soccer Move over Baseball!

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    2. Japanese College: The Spring Break of Life If you had one last chance to relax, wouldn't you take it?

      | Austin
    3. The Search For Japan's #1 Symbol Castles, temples, shrines, mountains, trains. HOW CAN YOU CHOOSE?!

      | Rochelle
    4. How I Played the Foreign Tourist on Japanese TV Smile for the camera!

      | Linda Lombardi
    5. The Secret Behind Hello Kitty's Blank Face No mouth? No problem!

      | Michael Richey
    6. Betsubara: Japanese Science Proves There's Always Room for Dessert You've got two stomachs. One is for dessert. It's science.

      | Linda Lombardi
    7. Knitting For Jizo Protect the god who protects the souls of children

      | Stephanie
    8. Why You Should Come to Japan for College Five Reasons You Should Get Off Your Butt and Head to Japan

      | Austin
    9. How To Import Japanese Video Games Get Your Game On!

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    10. The Kikokushijo Dilemma: Growing Up Abroad As A Japanese Kid Japanese, but MORE!

      | Shoko
    11. The Top Three Japanese Memes of 2013 Because we know you want them, you horrible internet scum

      | Rebecca
    12. Hiroshi Yamauchi: The Very Non-Whimsical Willy Wonka Of Nintendo Don't taste the chocolate controllers, kids.

      | Michael Richey
    13. Stupid Women Are WonderFool in Japan? Stupid is the Cutest Outfit You Can Wear

      | Mami Suzuki
    14. Asian, but Not Japanese, In Japan Oh, So You Mean You're Not Japanese?

      | Austin
    15. What Sadako Taught Me About Love A Cross-Culture Comparison of Ringu and The Ring

      | Andrew
    16. Let's Talk About Japanese Cram School Entrance exams are coming, let's do this!

      | Mami Suzuki
    17. Japanese Exercise Equipment Gets Your Face in Shape Get those cheeks, chins, and foreheads ready for a workout!

      | John
    18. The Ainu Reviving the Indigenous Spirit of Japan

      | Sarah W
    19. What It's Like To Be A Half Japanese Kid In Japanese School Being hafu isn't as glamorous as it seems on Japanese TV

      | Loco
    20. How To Celebrate A Japanese Birthday Happy Birthday to You! And You! And Me!

      | Mami Suzuki
    21. What It's Like To Date An Anime Character Because We Know That You Want to Know

      | Koichi
    22. Should Men or Women Pay for the Date in Japan? Don't forget your wallet in your other uniform!

      | Mami Suzuki
    23. Kokuhaku: Japan's "Love Confessing" Culture If you're going to say I Love You, do it right!

      | Mami Suzuki
    24. What It's Like Dating A Japanese Guy From a Non-Japanese Perspective

      | Koichi
    25. Godfather of Anime, Osamu Tezuka He'll make you an animation you can't refuse (watching)

      | John
    26. Dating A Foreigner (From a Japanese Perspective) Cultural Barriers Can't Stop Love! (Hopefully)

      | Mami Suzuki
    27. Hamigaki: The Art Of Japanese Tooth Brushing Brush Brush Brush!

      | Sarah W
    28. What It's Like Dating A Japanese Girl From a Non-Japanese Perspective

      | Koichi
    29. How To Avoid (Or Even Find) A Stigmatized Property In Japan I'm not afraid of no ghost!

      | Mami Suzuki
    30. Japanese Soy Beans They're Not Just For Vegetarians!

      | Rachel B
    31. The Mysterious And Elusive Tsuchinoko Part snake, part salamander, all mystery

      | John
    32. A Basic Intro To Taiko And Why It's Awesome Don Don Don Tsuku Don Don Don

      | Rachel B
    33. The Forgotten Dynasty Of The Ryukyu Islands All about Japan's tropical kingdom

      | John
    34. How to Find a Job in Japan Everything from あ to ん

      | John
    35. The Reason I Don't Want to Dye My Hair Black Again And Japanese womens' opinions on hair color

      | Mami Suzuki
    36. The Wonders of Washi Tape Since When Has Masking Tape Been This Fun? Since Washi Tape!

      | Rachel B
    37. Meowth and Why He Loves Koban Coins And why he wears one on his head

      | John
    38. The Traditional Colors of Japan Everything is better in color!

      | Sarah W and Fiona
    39. How To Take Part In Japan's Year-Round Gift Giving Culture Don't Show Up Empty-Handed!

      | Rachel B
    40. Joshi-Mane: Female Manager Sensation in Japan Women in the workforce? It's so crazy it just might work.

      | Mami Suzuki
    41. Ch-ch-ch-Chocolate Japan's Sudden Sweet

      | Rachel B
    42. Unearthing the Mysteries of Japanese Chopsticks We may have stolen them from china, but ours are totally unique!

      | John