Archive

    1. Guns in Japan Laws, Carriers, and Stigma

      | Hashi
    2. How to Get a Job in Japan So that you can live there, you weeaboo

      | John
    3. Mayonnaise: Traditional Japanese Food Mayo on mayo on mayo on mayo

      | Hashi
    4. Japan’s Luxurious, Unusual Trains Cats, Food, they all belong on trains!

      | Hashi
    5. Japan’s War on Fake Weed The incessant game of whack-a-mole that Japan plays with loophole drugs

      | Hashi
    6. How To Ride A Bicycle In Japan Don't Hit or Be Hit!

      | Koichi
    7. Japanese Spies Past, Present, and Future Move over Bond and Bourne

      | Hashi
    8. Tofugu's Ramen Survival Guide Know your miso from your tonkotsu from your shoyu

      | Hashi
    9. You Might Be a Weeaboo If… Otaku, Wapanese, Nerd, need we say more?

      | Fiona
    10. When's the Best Time to Visit Japan? All the factors at your fingertips

      | Koichi
    11. Japanese Funeral Services: What Happens When You Die in Japan? The grave matter of Japanese cemeteries

      | John
    12. Tokyo’s Infamous "Piss Alley" Frogs, Pig Testicles, and a Still-Beating Frog Heart

      | Hashi
    13. What is Japan's Thanksgiving? Celebrating Work

      | Hashi
    14. Japan’s Mad Men The People Behind Weird Japanese Commercials

      | Hashi
    15. Ninja History Lesson The origin of Japan's unseen terrorists

      | John
    16. The Best and Worst Things About Living in Japan A list of 5 pros and 5 cons

      | John
    17. The 7 Immutable Laws Of Identifying A Real Japanese Restaurant Follow these steps to authenticity

      | Koichi
    18. Chiune Sugihara The Japanese Diplomat Who Saved Thousands from the Holocaust

      | Hashi
    19. What Do the Japanese Think of the US? Hamburgers. Hot Dogs. Obesity.

      | Hashi
    20. The Curious, Colorful Art of Kimiaki Yaegashi Kappa, Kintaro, And Pizza People, Oh My.

      | Hashi
    21. Japan's Weird, Themed Cafés They aren't all weird, but man, the ones that are go all out

      | Hashi
    22. Does a Cold Stomach Make You Sick? Japan’s Medical Myth

      | Hashi
    23. Japan’s Helvetica Turns out, it's not that simple

      | Hashi
    24. How To Eat Like A Buddhist Monk A month of experience condensed for you to taste

      | Koichi
    25. American Foods Japanese People Hate It tastes like medicine!

      | Hashi
    26. The Nail That Sticks Up... Conformity in Japan

      | Hashi
    27. The Pitfalls of Kanji Tattoos The do's and don'ts

      | Hashi
    28. 7 Things You Can Do In Japan But Not In America Yay! Culture!

      | John
    29. Seizo Fukumoto: The Samurai Actor Who Dies for a Living He's been on the business end of a prop sword for over 50 years

      | Hashi
    30. 4 Strange Japanese Festivals You Should Visit When regular matsuri just don't cut it anymore

      | Hashi
    31. Shotoku Taishi The Know-It-All Who Brought Chinese Culture to Japan

      | Fiona
    32. How Hunks, Rap, and Booze Might Save Buddhism in Japan Our Beautiful, Beautiful Monks

      | Hashi
    33. The Great Otaku Pilgrimage Going to otaku places in Japan and around the world

      | Hashi
    34. Japan's Romance with the Fax Machine *Insert Screetching Fax Machine Noises Here.*

      | Hashi
    35. Japan’s Most Famous Cannibal The crime of Issei Sagawa

      | Hashi
    36. Nurikabe: Hitting the Wall in Japan When you take that shortcut home at night...

      | Fiona
    37. Japan's Sanpaku Eye Superstition A Japanese superstition that tells you your fate via your eye shape

      | Hashi
    38. Tsutomu Yamaguchi The Guy Who Got Hit By An Atomic Bomb. Twice.

      | Koichi
    39. 10 Japanese Movie Title Translations That Make No Sense In what world does Napoleon Dynamite become Bus Man? This one.

      | Hashi
    40. Japan's OTHER Languages It's not just Japanese, ya know!

      | Hashi
    41. Tokugawa-Style Isolationism On The Japanese Internet Revere the ISP, expel the barbarians!

      | Koichi
    42. Tea Ceremony: What Not to Do Learn how to act with examples of how not to act

      | John