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Sora News 24 - Weird

Japanese Twitter users happy to see men on women-only train car in India get slapped by police

3 days ago

Japanese company recognizes marriage with anime characters, provides family support benefits

1 month ago

We interview Japanese comedy duo Yumbo Dump, learn how to make noises with our bellies

2 hours ago

Japanese Twitter all abuzz over this weird Frozen watch that transforms into a robot

1 day ago

Japanese apartment renter gets told he "sucks at rapping," asked by management to shut up

4 days ago

Tenga releases masturbatory-aid shaped chocolates for Valentine's Day in Japan

6 days ago

Hundreds of otaku line up to get spanked by anime voice actress at Tokyo event

8 days ago

Puella Magi Madoka Magica

8 days ago

Try this netizen's 'secret menu' item beef bowl at Yoshinoya, if only to see what the heck it's about

10 days ago

What are these strange empty "seats" that are being spotted in Tokyo train stations?

11 days ago

Japanese bar hostess goes too far with the compliments, scares customer into going home

13 days ago

Subaru made a car called the Subaru FU*KS, and here's how the name could have been even dirtier

13 days ago

Japanese man beats fast food worker because one chicken nugget was missing from his combo meal

15 days ago

Lotte City Hotel in Tokyo comes with all-you-can-eat sweets and ice cream

19 days ago

Japan prepares itself for…THE FUTURE!!! Lots of bridges and living underwater expected

30 days ago

If you were naked in a Daiso 100 yen store, could you put together an entire outfit? We find out

1 month ago

Man at Ichiran ramen receives frightening note from man in the next booth

1 month ago

Tenga releases masturbatory aid party crackers for the Christmas holidays

1 month ago

Japanese woman's hair turns into literal train wreck thanks to Thomas the Tank Engine's friend

1 month ago

Thomas the Tank Engine

1 month ago

Forbidden snack? Japanese 'sponge cake' looks way too much like the real thing

1 month ago

Twin-tailed flasher in Japan's coldest prefecture may not understand how flashing works

1 month ago

Do-it-yourself funeral kits go on sale in Japan

1 month ago

Japanese manga artist makes comic showing one of the most heartbreaking experiences for an author

1 day ago

Japan goes beyond rice cookers with new curry rice cooker, the kitchen gadget we need right now

2 days ago

Keyboard app shares most common emoji by country, Japan's are completely different from others

11 hours ago

Top 10 ranking of Weekly Shonen Jump's most beautiful male characters revealed

4 hours ago

New multi-use park facility in the heart of Shibuya set to open in June 2020

4 hours ago

Free 'Language Learning with Netflix' extension makes studying Japanese almost too easy

15 days ago

Death Note returns with first new manga content in 12 years!

2 days ago

Final Fantasy VII cafes are opening in Tokyo and Osaka to celebrate legendary game's remake

2 days ago

Eevee cafes and Pokémon therapy: Artists imagine "living with Pokémon" pets【Illustrations】

1 day ago

How to make epic pancakes with your Japanese rice cooker

4 months ago

We test the cleaning power of the miniature washing machine from 100 yen shop Daiso

4 days ago

Izakaya etiquette: Stacking your plates after eating doesn't help waitstaff in Japan

4 days ago

New virgin-killing sweater discovered, modeled in Japan【Photos】

5 days ago

Foreign travelers now spend more money in Japan than ever before, surprise country at top of list

5 days ago

Japan drops to 3rd place in U.S. News 2020 Best Countries rankings

2 days ago

We ride Bridgestone's new TB1e electric bike over 80 miles in Japan, barely wear down the battery

5 days ago

Elementary student asks Nintendo when the new Animal Crossing comes out, gets a letter in reply

2 days ago

Adult Cream Pie coming to McDonald's Japan

14 days ago

Japanese cosplay model shows off thighs, but fans' eyes are on her Nintendo 64 controller grip

13 days ago

We taste the Adult Cream Pie from McDonald's Japan

10 days ago

Here's what happened when our three middle-aged reporters got makeovers with new makeup for men

17 days ago

Fake eggs are being used in Japanese convenience store bentos

11 days ago

Japanese shrine bans foreign visitors following disrespectful behaviour by tourists

13 days ago

Inside the rogue 7-Eleven, a convenience store completely cut off by its company

21 days ago

Why do Japanese stairs have red-and-yellow marks on them?

13 days ago

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

2 months ago

Pokémon fan learns the startling truth about the Wooloo plushie

1 month ago

Japan's cheapest hotel charges just 130 yen (US$1.20) for a room, with a huge, no-privacy catch

2 months ago

Maid cafe manager who dated one of his maids says he was kidnapped and beaten by the yakuza

1 day ago

Kyoto matcha green tea popcorn, the latest must-eat snack from…Frito-Lay?!?

20 hours ago

Bill approving 'Space Force' military branch moves forward in Japan's parliament

6 hours ago

Why you probably won't get home-made Valentine chocolate and love confession from a Japanese girl

1 day ago