These Japanese Commercials Will Delight and Amuse You

The Wii U is out in North America, but Japan will have to wait until December to get the new Nintendo console. To build hype, Nintendo is now running commercials for the hardware. But that's not the only game in town. There are entire channels filled to the brim with wonderful Japanese commercials. Some of them are… »11/21/12 7:30am11/21/12 7:30am

Thieving Nerds Stole To Hang Out with Maids and See Idols

They were called the "Five Guys". Fitting, because there were five of them. They weren't just buddies. They were apparently criminals, who went on a crime spree that resulted in burglary and arson. And they were nerds.

The Five Guys wanted money, but apparently, not for drugs or booze. They wanted money so they could… »4/27/12 4:01am4/27/12 4:01am

Controversial Idol Commercial Leads to Complaints about Homosexuality

Japan's biggest girl group, AKB48, starred in a new series of candy ads »4/23/12 4:01am4/23/12 4:01am that aren't only raising eyebrows, but also ire. In the ads, the girls passed pieces of soft candy to each other via their mouths, making it look like they are kissing. The commercial has been getting complaints from parents concerned about kids…