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Shibuya Imposes No Drinking Rule For NYE

If you’re in Japan right now and were looking forward to partying in the Shibuya streets with an Asahi and a kanpai, you’re going to have to put those plans on hold.

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Nintendo Tokyo Store Opens

Great day for Nintendo fans with the news that the Nintendo Tokyo store opened today in Shibuya.

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Events

Sakura Dates For Japan 2018

Planning a trip to Japan to see this year’s Cherry Blossom season but unsure of where to go and more importantly when? Check out this handy guide below which covers the major prefectures and blooming dates for 2018.

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Top Ten Places For Halloween In Japan

Halloween in Japan is going down and it’s jumped in popularity over the past handful of years where it used draw the attention of a few hundred to well over 100,000 in Tokyo. So if you happen to be in Japan right now and are wondering where to go to see the Halloween sights for […]

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Games

Nintendo Switch Still Selling Like Hotcakes In Japan

The Nintendo Switch has been out and selling for a few months now but even in its native Japan, people are still clamouring to buy one with thousands of people queueing for only a few hundred available in stores. Don’t believe me? Check out these pics from Tokyo and Osaka where not hundreds but thousands […]

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Web Cams

Kabukicho Live Web Cam

A view from another part of Tokyo, it’s Kabukicho! It’s actually part of Shinjuku and is known as the entertainment and red light district of the area. There are many host and hostess clubs, shops, restaurants, clubs and heaps more entertainment to discover.

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Shibuya Live Web Cam

Ever wondered just how busy a street crossing can get? Especially one of the most heavily used street crossings such as the famous Scramble Street crossing in Shibuya? You can see what goes down using the handy web cam below!

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Web Cams

Akihabara Live Web Cam

Here’s a live camera shot of Chuo Dori which is in the middle of Akihabara. Chuo Dori is one of the main streets with a ton of otaku stores on both sides. https://youtu.be/Qp08AD-PE_w

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Review: Miss Hokusai (Blu-Ray)

Miss Hokusai is an absolutely beautiful slice of life drama from the 19th Century set during the Edo Period in what would come to be known as Tokyo. Production I.G have done a stellar job with this anime adaptation and crafted something quite beautiful with exquisite storytelling, music that captures the very essence of the […]

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Vlogging

CULTURE JAPAN & SMARTDOLLS: J-VLOGGING 2017 DAY 15

And so the trip comes to an end 🙁 But on our last day, we head to Gotanda to pay a visit to Culture Japan to pick up some new clothes and other bits and pieces for our Mirai Smartdoll. I then get all nostalgic and thank everyone for watching the J-Vlog and for sticking […]