“Where can I see some cool cars without having to go to Daikoku PA or Tatsumi PA”? That’s the question I get most frequently from people wanting to get a glimpse of the best cars Tokyo has to offer. Rather than answering the same question several times, hopefully this guide will help everyone wanting to do a bit of…
While the stereotype might be that Japan is hi-tech, some of its biggest news broadcasters use low-tech dioramas and models to explain current events.
The View From Skytree. Tokyo, Japan. By David Leonard.
Asakusa. Tokyo, Japan. By Alejandro Aguilar.
New Year’s Eve. Diver City Tokyo, Japan. By Nelson Diaz.
This week, Tokyo was hit with heavy snow. And like every time it snows in Tokyo or other parts of the country, people go outside and make snow sculptures based on video game, movie and animated characters.
Yesterday, Tokyo was blanketed in snow. The bad part that it caused slippery streets and roads. The good part? This.
If these were any other anime fans, sticking their middle fingers in their air would be considered rude. But these are Pop Team Epic anime fans, so this seems about right.
Have you ever wanted to see real-life versions of the outfits from Yakuza? Sure you have!
Yamcha’s death pose is one of Dragon Ball’s—and anime’s—most famous failure meme. Now, you too can recreate it in Japan.
In Tokyo’s Akihabara, Card Shop Spiral sells inexpensive and super expensive Yu-Gi-Oh! cards. The priciest one in the shop is Blue-Eyes Ultimate Dragon. The tag says it’s the only one of its kind in the world.
Pink. Tokyo, Japan. By Vincenzo Spina | Instagram
As Kotaku previously reported, Tokyo has changed in surprising ways over the past decade. But let’s see how Akihabara in particular has evolved.
The Tokyo Comic Con just wrapped up, so let’s check out some of the best—and most entertaining—cosplay of the show.
To get into the private Nintendo-themed bar “84,” you gotta either be a member or know someone. Its address isn’t listed, and the establishment is strictly card-carrying members only. No wonder the door makes a Zelda secret sound when opened.