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Fake Plastic Food: Inside Japan’s Fake Food Factories

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 1 comment

You’ve all seen them: Magical displays of food that never go off. Cans of Asahi, apparently held in mid-air by their own frothy waterfall. Ever wonder where they come from? Hint: They aren’t made in China....

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Japanese Bar’s Drunk Shaming Campaign Gets Wasted

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 1 comment

Japan must be literally the only country in the world where you can stumble out of a bar, pass out on the sidewalk, and not get robbed. Instead, the worst that can happen is you’ll get taped. You’ll...

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Japanese Artist Arrested for Making Vagina Art

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

Have you ever actually said “manko (vagina)” to a Japanese person?...

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Techno Udon Parties Sidestep Anti-Dancing Laws

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

A new movement protesting the anti-dancing laws in Japan has spread from Tokyo...

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A Crying, Incoherent Japanese Politician Is The Internet’s Latest Sensation

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

A video clip of a weeping Japanese politician accused of dubious spending on...

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Mogambo Returns for One Night Only! – June 7, 2014

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Events | 0 comments

For one night only the infamous Mogambo Bar returns to Roppongi! Taking over...

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D (a)M(a)Z(ing) – Vacations on the Korean border

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

“… and the defector said to me ‘yes, the poor do eat the bodies of dead...

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