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Anime

Star of Summer Lesson virtual reality game steps out into the real world as life-size figurine

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“Drunk Mode” added to Japanese rail navigation smartphone app

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Send a free drink to a friend with Japan’s newest coinless vending machines【Video】

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Ninja shortage! Nagoya company’s HR crunch may be your gain as it looks to hire full-time shinobi

Anime

All-night, all-free cosplay event to be held at Tokyo bookstore, applications now being accepted

J-rocker Gackt further proves his coolness with surprise performance at middle school graduation

Anime

Anime pro father and sons’ collaborative artwork series has somehow become even more awesome

animals

Cute cat shows off incredible skills with cup-and-ball game【Video】

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Japan’s hip-hop dancing granny shows off her moves in new “Rice Dance” video

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New sleep cafe opens in Japan, offers free coffee and luxurious naps to visitors

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Japan’s amazing screen door video game artist is back with new NES-inspired projects【Photos】