Yuri On Ice has taken the anime and manga world by storm, as it follows the story of the fictional figure skater, Yuri. Get a glimpse of the inspiration behind the ice skating world Kubo Mitsurou creates that has captured the hearts of fans — including wo
Japanese photo booths or purikura are a much more evolved and futuristic version of photo booths. Decorate and customize your pictures with stickers, beauty enhancing filters and much more.
Fans of Spirited Away, Totoro, or any other Miyazaki animations must make the trip to the Ghibli Museum. But what can you expect once you get to Studio Ghibli's wonderland?
Japan, the birthplace of anime, has declared its top 100 anime of all time. Japan's national broadcasting service, NHK, asked the Japanese public to pick their top 100 anime from 10,000 titles. Here are Japan's top 100 anime of all time!
With the various upgrades in capsule hotels, finding a cheap accommodation option in Japan can be fun. Check out these four creative budget hotels which are sure to be affordable to traveler’s inexpensive budget.
Shibuya VR Land has officially opened its doors in the heart of Tokyo. Huis Ten Bosch, the company behind the project, created five different virtual reality experiences for visitors to enjoy. Check out the newest VR rides!
”Pen-Pineapple-Apple Pen” has taken the world by storm and broken records along the way! Piko Taro has made it to the Billboard charts with his addictive "PPAP".
Fans await the premiere of Tokyo Ghoul on July 29, 2017. Collaborations with JOURNAL STANDARD clothing line and a Tokyo Ghoul themed café build up the hype!
Anime shopping website, Premium Bandai, began preorders for its AIKATSU! ICHIGO HOSHIMIYA iPhone case which is expected to be distributed in August. The case will feature an original design by Hiroko Yaguchi.
Winners of AKB48's 49th Singe Senbatsu have been announced. Topped once again by HKT48's, Rino Sashihara, for a third time in a row, fans are excited for the song. No song title or theme has been announced yet.
It is no surprise that the country that created emojis, Japan, is also the first to create a new genre of novels termed "text novels". These short novels are released in parts and are entirely created on cellphones.
Take a step into the world of dreams diamantes with the all female cast at the Takarazuka Revue!
There is no better way to describe “GOEMON” than a fusion of Spanish and Japanese cultures — it is combination of kabuki and flamenco that delivers the story of Ishikawa Goemeon in theater through song, dance and orchestra.
Hop on board the 500 TYPE EVA— Japan’s Evangelion anime-themed bullet train, a collaboration for the 40th anniversary of the Sanyo Shinkansen and the 20th anniversary of the Evangelion TV series. Hurry— the collaboration ends Spring 2018!
Doraemon, the blue, futuristic, robot cat, is one of Japan's most popular animated characters. At the Fujiko F. Fujio Museum in Kawasaki, fans can get a glimpse into the creative process that produced this iconic character.
Japan is filled with strange devices. This time we have found a salt detector!
Japan makes everything cute... even cleaning the dishes!
Izanau counts down the top 10 articles on Izanau. In this part, we count down the first 5, which are in the Pop culture category!