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Sora News 24 - Weird

Crafty and creative Twitter user shares how-to videos for dazzling autumn leaf origami

8 hours ago

Cup Noodle's Nissin releases ultra-nutritious instant ramen with "all nutrients your body needs"

2 months ago

Star Wars is being turned into a kabuki play with one Japan's biggest stars playing Kylo Ren

8 days ago

What does 'Konnichiwa' really mean? Understanding Japanese greetings

2 months ago

Brand new Pikachu donuts pulled from market for being too uncute to live【Photos】

10 minutes ago

15 rude things not to do on trains in Japan【Survey】

10 minutes ago

Japanese Hermione cosplayer goes with something much more terrifying for Halloween【Photos】

10 days ago

Crows in Japan spotted playing with Yu-Gi-Oh! cards, may have exploitable bias in deck-building

16 hours ago

Japanese model home provides model wife and model daughter so you can feel the joy of family life

21 hours ago

We test Japan's brand-new Muscle Suit Every exoskeleton【Video】

2 days ago

Tokyo Metropolitan Police say they've captured the Ame-zing Spider-Man

3 days ago

One last visit to Japan's craziest, scariest video game arcade: Warehouse Kawasaki【Photos】

3 days ago

Hyogo man arrested for creating biohazard zone with 'own' pee

4 days ago

Japanese crowdfunding underway for bottled Onionade, just like mom used to make

5 days ago

Japan Sumo Association surprises fans with cutesy game on Twitter

7 days ago

Shibuya Halloween Throwback: When a Japanese woman's costume was at the mercy of passersby【Pics】

8 days ago

Should Akihabara be walled off from the rest of Tokyo? Twitter user proposes bold rezoning plan

9 days ago

Jamaican-style ramen in Kyoto: A cross-cultural hit, or just jerking your taste buds around?

13 days ago

Try some Alien Soup from Japan, now with more alien!

15 days ago

Japanese tutoring company wants to help your kids get better at video games

16 days ago

Oddly epic chicken-tuna battle commercial features two legendary voice actors in animal mode

20 days ago

Dashcam catches 'frustrated' man punching through windshield of random woman's car

22 days ago

Japanese company wants you to use a remote-controlled robot to visit Grandma, go shopping【Video】

25 days ago

Terrifying Cthulhu-yaki created by lazy Japanese home chef

26 days ago

This is Japan's second-shortest mountain, and we climbed it without realizing it【Photos】

26 days ago

Tokyo has a bar that only lets you in if you come alone – No bringing your friends allowed!

26 days ago

Japan Travel: Explore a hidden cave on a tiny monorail roller coaster thrill ride in Nara

27 days ago

Otaku dances like a Japanese idol in front of J-Pop idol at live event in Tokyo【Video】

19 hours ago

Tokyo's amazing 2D Cafe looks like an illustration, but it's an actual restaurant you can eat in!

2 months ago

Microsoft Japan's experiment with 3-day weekend boosts worker productivity by 40 percent

9 days ago

Weightlifting is Japanese salarymen's newest hobby, report says, since "Muscles won't betray you"

7 hours ago

People in Japan go crazy for Japanese candy zen gardens 【Pics & Video】

5 hours ago

Uniqlo's shockingly sexy new clothing item inspires selfies and anime-style fan art

3 days ago

The leaves are changing, and SoraNews24 is looking for a new writer!

6 hours ago

More young Japanese men romantically involved with older female coworkers than younger ones【Survey】

2 days ago

Post-meal waste at Japanese sushi restaurant sparks controversy online

7 days ago

Weekly Shonen Jump under fire for naked image of busty manga girl with tapioca nipples

6 days ago

Sayonara, Forever 21! Mr. Sato hits up the chain's 'everything must go sale' with only 50 yen

6 days ago

Jackie Chan spotted cuddling a puppy at a Japanese home centre【Video】

5 days ago

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure memes are the signature seasoning at this ramen restaurant in Japan【Vid】

3 days ago

Japan's sexy "Butt Master" swimsuit model marries pro gamer she met in an arcade

6 days ago

Japanese pop star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu lashes out at Shibuya Halloween partiers

5 days ago

Five reasons not to live in Japan (as chosen by Switzerland's perviest otaku)

14 days ago

Why do Japanese toilets have double hooks on their doors?

19 days ago

Japanese Phantom Cheesecake: A sweet so popular 2,000 sold in ten minutes

30 days ago

Japanese women categorise male friends by levels of intimacy, from hugging to bathing

27 days ago

Shinkansen announcer shares moment her mother hears her voice on bullet train for the first time

11 days ago

Kyoto's popular tourist spot Gion to forbid photos on private roads, 10,000 yen fine to violators

16 days ago

"Otaku" YouTuber confronts Tokyo tough-guy litterers, who've got no idea who they're dealing with

11 days ago

PewDiePie buys house in Japan, calls it 'a dream come true'

1 month ago

Naruto's author Kishimoto reveals what characters' names would've been if editor didn't intervene

1 month ago

We asked a Niantic insider 30 questions about Pokémon Go, learned a lot of useful information

2 months ago

Why do Japanese recycle bins have two openings but dump everything into the same compartment?

2 months ago

Japanese Mame Shiba Inu banknote design pays homage to nation's beloved dog

1 month ago

Japanese baseball teen refuses walk after getting hit by pitch, follows up with home run【Video】

2 months ago