Hot sake or "atsukan" is a staple of winter in Japan. Learn how to enjoy the heated sake beverage and its various forms to keep warm in the winter.
Audi came out with a special car geared towards its Japanese customer base: the Audi A8 5.5 - with an inbuilt rice cooker. Make your commute efficient with your dinner already cooking on your way home!
Izanau reviews Tokyo Gore Police (2008) directed by Yoshihiro Nishimura. The gory, bizarre movie features Eihi Shiina as Ruka, a vengeful police officer determined to destroy a new type of criminals dubbed "engineers".
Hadaka Matsuri or "nude man festival" is one of Japan's more peculiar festivals. With rituals including half or completely naked men, sake drinking, and pickle eating, be sure to check out this version of the festival near Nagoya in February.
Living in Japan means following rules and regulations even if they're outdated and have proven to be an inefficient way to complete a task. The Japanese cultural value of harmony in society is based on the adherence to customs and rules.
If you're a man in Japan who hates Valentine's Day for the lack of chocolate recieved or because you read Marxist manifestos and decided being unattractive is a class issue, join Kakuhido (The Revolutionary Alliance of Men that Women find Unattractive).
Sanrio's ditching it's cute and innocent appeal for a red panda with an angry streak. Say hello to Aggretsuko!
As technology evolves, so does crime. The latest intersection of the two is identity theft through stealing or hacking bio-metric fingerprints from the peace sign that people put up in photos.
A small town in Aomori, Japan claims to be the burial site of Jesus Christ and consequently an important site for Christianity. Learn about Jesus’s travel to the Far East and his brother, Isukiri.
There are a lot of ways to fame – some more questionable than others. However, there is a fine line between becoming famous and notorious. This man’s plan, which includes a chainsaw and a YouTube channel, backfired horribly and landed him in jail.
Back off Alexa and Google Home, Azuma Hikari is the next biggest digital assistant!
Izanau writer Peter goes to Hida, in the Gifu prefecture to check out the place that "Your Name" was based off of!