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Mazda2 Demio wins Japan’s Car of the Year Award!

Japan’s Car of the Year award is given to the model that proved itself as the most excellent car throughout the entire year in the Japanese car market. The award promotes the improvement of...

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Popular Drama 2014 : Massan

After the popular drama “Hanako to Anne” finished, a new NHK morning Drama series “Massan” has been aired. The drama is about Massan, who traveled to Scotland during the Taisho era, to learn how...

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Popular Movie 2014 : Rurouni Kenshin

The movie “Rurouni Kenshin” is based on the manga by Nobuhiro Watsuki. Rurouni Kenshin is about a legendary assassin who lived during the Meiji period. The people in the Meiji period greatly feared the...

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Sumo has regained popularity!

Sumo is a sport where two Rikishi (wrestlers) try to force their opponent wrestler out of a circular ring (dohyō) or to touch the ground with a part of their body other than the...

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Batman in Chiba Prefecture : Chibatman!?

The video of Batman in Japan, posted on SNS, has gone viral. Batman rides his custom built tri-motorcycle and shows up around the streets in the Chiba prefecture. His video has not only became...

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Popular Summer Food : Japanese Somen Noodle

Somen(そうめん) is a very popular food during the dreadfully hot summer in Japan. Somen is especially good when you lose your appetite because of heat; Somen might be your best go-to food during those...