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Ramen Has Never Been This Lewd Or Perverted

What kind of ramen do you expect from a game that revels in ridiculous breast physics? I guess you’d expect something like this.


Dragon Ball Characters Are Good Dancers

Forget the controversy over Frieza’s new colours. That’s not that important. What is important is that Dragon Ball Z‘s bad guy would be a good time at a club.


Do You Use Chopsticks Correctly? Are You Sure?

Often foreigners in Japan are complimented on how they use chopsticks. Many, however, are not actually using them properly. Then again, neither are most Japanese people. Go figure.


Tokyo's Newest Godzilla Statue Unveiled

Previously, Kotaku reported that a Godzilla hotel was opening in Tokyo this April. Next to the hotel, a huge ‘Zilla head was slated to appear, but all we’ve seen were computerized concept images. Until now.


PS Vita Game Allegedly Traced Japanese Comedians

It’s not that uncommon for video games to seek inspiration from a variety of places. But the usual suspects are other visual mediums like movies, art and photos. But Japanese comedians? Now that’s unusual.


Detective Conan Gets His Own Airport In Japan

We’re not just talking about an aeroplane, but an entire airport that’s named after the famous manga and anime character Detective Conan.


Why Ash From Pokémon Isn't Dead Yet

On last night’s episode of Pokémon XY, Ash Ketchum was electrocuted by Pikachu’s 100,000 volts. He should be dead, right? Not exactly.


Google's Street View Car Stopped By The Japanese Police

Google Street View is filled with all sorts of strange things. But one of the less odd things is the Google car getting stopped by the Japanese police.


Listen To Japanese Voice Actors Talk To Themselves

The complaint often arises with anime that the voices all sound the same. So how does it sound when you have one voice actress having a conversation with themselves?


Pokémon Colouring Books Make For Terrifying Doodles

You’d think that if a talented artist got ahold of Pokémon colouring books, the result would undoubtedly be beautiful pictures. You, then, would be wrong.