Maguro and sushi lovers must head over to Kappa Zushi for their limited time all-you-can-eat sushi event! Be sure to check out the details of this sushi "tabehoudai" event!
News & Events
Various news and events around Japan!
Japan Brickfest 2017 – Kobe Fan Weekend is one of Asia's largest LEGO exhibitions. Organized by the Kansai Lego User Group (KLUG), the event provides a chance for children and adults to showcase their creativity.
Naver's subsidary LINE Corporation, which operates the popular chat and blogging app, LINE is set to release a digital assistant. The technology and capabilities are very similar to Google Home and Amazon's Echo; the differentiating factor of LINE's Clova
A theme park based on "My Neighbor Totoro" is set to open in Nagoya right before the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Studio Ghibli's new theme park will aim to convey the powerful environmental messages which are raised throughout the animation "My Neighbor Totoro"
LEGOLAND Japan's opening in Nagoya has lead to a subsequent rise in popularity of LEGOS amongst adults as well. The LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Osaka holds an adult night or an “Adult Fan of LEGO® Event" every month.
New Japanese legislation passed by the lower parliament allows Emperor Akihito to abdicate the throne and calls for a debate on the status of Imperial women upon marrying commoners.
Manga and anime fans gathered at Tokyo Big Sight for the largest anime convention in Japan: Anime Japan 2017! Cosplayers, craftsmen, and megafans rejoiced at the convention which celebrated The Attack On Titans, Yuri!!! On Ice, and numerous other anime.
Enjoy some fun in the sun this summer, right beside the famous Osaka Castle!
Japan's biggest cosplay event, Nipponbashi Street Festival 2017, hauled in locals and foreigners alike. Here's what you missed at this year's Nipponbashi Street Festa.
Vogue Japan hosts the first Kobe Fashion's Night Out (FNO). Guests included models Jun Hasegawa and Rina Fukushi and Vogue Japan editor in chief, Mitsuko Watanabe. Fashion events entertained all throughout the day at Kobe Daimaru in Motomachi!
Sanrio's ditching it's cute and innocent appeal for a red panda with an angry streak. Say hello to Aggretsuko!
Hokkaido will don various ice sculptures from February 6, 2017 - February 12, 2017 at its annually coveted Sapporo Snow Festival (さっぽろ雪まつり). The snow and ice festival will feature Star Wars and Final Fantasy themed ice sculptures.