Category Archives: Japanese Culture

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White Bear in Shibuya!

On October 8, a white bear suddenly appeared in Shibuya. Surprisingly, a very dear girl was going to take a white bear for walk. We cannot distinguish whether this bear…

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SAKURA RIVER appeared!

Needless to say, cherry trees are famous in Japan. In spring,many people go out to enjoy the cherry blossoms at a picnic under the trees, and they have a meal…

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Toilet paper costs $17!!

What kind of toilet paper do you use? There are some different kinds of toilet paper in Japan such as soft one and one with the fragrance of flowers. There is…

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Cat comes with apartment

Some people want to live with pets in rental apartments, but many of them prohibit having pets for some reasons like cats and dogs smell bad, damage the walls, or…

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Old Japanese man in a sailor suit is a brilliant engineer?

So many people upload pictures of a Japanese old guy in a sailor suit on facebook and Twitter. He wears a sailor uniform of school, braids his long beard, and…

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“Sausage Bread Men” comes after “Stuffed Cabbage Men”?

Probably many people have heard of “herbivore men” or “stuffed cabbage men“. They are social phenomena in Japan of men who shun marriage or gaining a girlfriend ( wiki).  Now a…

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Space Brothers’ liquor from Kagoshima!

A rocket of an artificial satellite will be launched in Kanoya and Minamitane, Kagoshima, Japan, where there is a firing range for rocket. Kagoshima is famous for shochu, clear liquor, and these…

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Kumamon called “Satan’s tool” in Russia

Kumamon, a black lovely mascot character, is a Yuru-chara from Kumamoto, Japan. He promotes local products and tourism in the area, and he goes to other prefectures and even foreign countries to spread the…

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You will see Japanese culture from an anime “How do you crush an egg yolk?”

Everyone has habits. Someone people have a habit of biting their nails or touching their hair. They are not really conscious of their habits, but you often notice your friends’s…

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Play video of new Pokemon game is shown!

A new Pokémon video game, “Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire”, is going to be released around the world in November, and American Pokémon channel on Youtube started showing its play video. The new game…