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The Psychedelic 1970s Animations of Keiichi Tanaami: A Music Video for John Lennon's “Oh Yoko!,” Surreal Tributes to Elvis & Marilyn Monroe, and More

THE PSYCHEDELIC 1970S ANIMATIONS OF KEIICHI TANAAMI: A MUSIC VIDEO FOR JOHN LENNON'S “OH YOKO!,” SURREAL TRIBUTES TO ELVIS & MARILYN MONROE, AND MORE

If you want to see the West as you've never seen it before, go to Japan. Since the end of the Second World War, there have been few...

Carlos Ghosn set to remain as Renault CEO as probe into alleged wrongdoing expands

CARLOS GHOSN SET TO REMAIN AS RENAULT CEO AS PROBE INTO ALLEGED WRONGDOING EXPANDS

Carlos Ghosn, arrested Monday, is set to remain head of French car giant Renault. Thierry Bolloré is set to take interim charge at...

 
 
 
Sega Ages News: Phantasy Star Western Release, Outrun Before End Of Year

SEGA AGES NEWS: PHANTASY STAR WESTERN RELEASE, OUTRUN BEFORE END OF YEAR

Sorry, can't hear you over Magical Sound Shower. A couple of Sega Ages games received release updates today. The enhanced version of...

Amazon Japan has the ultimate amiibo bundle for Smash Ultimate

AMAZON JAPAN HAS THE ULTIMATE AMIIBO BUNDLE FOR SMASH ULTIMATE

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are quickly approaching and every retailer across the globe is prepping special deals. Amazon Japan is...

 
 
 
Environmentalist Chef Yoshihiro Narisawa Represents Japan at ‘The Final Table'

ENVIRONMENTALIST CHEF YOSHIHIRO NARISAWA REPRESENTS JAPAN AT ‘THE FINAL TABLE'

The Tokyo star brings his deep knowledge of both traditional and modern Japanese cuisine to the show Like many of the chef/judges on...

Amazon Japan selling special Super Smash Bros. Ultimate amiibo bundle with 63 amiibo figures

AMAZON JAPAN SELLING SPECIAL SUPER SMASH BROS. ULTIMATE AMIIBO BUNDLE WITH 63 AMIIBO FIGURES

Amazon Japan is currently selling an amiibo bundle for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate that contains an amiibo for almost every fighter....

 
 
 
StayWell Holdings and Prince Hotels Inc. expand The Prince Akatoki brand to China

STAYWELL HOLDINGS AND PRINCE HOTELS INC. EXPAND THE PRINCE AKATOKI BRAND TO CHINA

StayWell Holdings, a subsidiary of Prince Hotels Inc. which is one of Japan's leading hotel and leisure companies, has solidified its...

France follows Nissan in ousting Renault CEO Ghosn after arrest in Japan for financial misconduct

FRANCE FOLLOWS NISSAN IN OUSTING RENAULT CEO GHOSN AFTER ARREST IN JAPAN FOR FINANCIAL MISCONDUCT

Nissan and Mitsubishi shares tumbled in Tokyo after chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested and as Tokyo prosecutors said he reported only...

 
 
 
Ghosn's arrest casts doubt on Renault-Nissan alliance future

GHOSN'S ARREST CASTS DOUBT ON RENAULT-NISSAN ALLIANCE FUTURE

DETROIT - For years, France's Renault and Japan's Nissan struggled to make money in the global auto business. Then came Carlos Ghosn,...

Carlos Ghosn and Nissan: Another CEO with too much power is about to lose it all

CARLOS GHOSN AND NISSAN: ANOTHER CEO WITH TOO MUCH POWER IS ABOUT TO LOSE IT ALL

As of Sunday, Carlos Ghosn reigned as one of the most powerful executives in the global auto industry. As of Monday morning, his entire...

 
 
 
Pokemon Let's Go Being Review Bombed on Metacritic and Amazon Japan

POKEMON LET'S GO BEING REVIEW BOMBED ON METACRITIC AND AMAZON JAPAN

Pokemon Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! are out now, and in spite of early misgivings, it looks like the final games are the...

New trailer gives us a closer look at Dead or Alive 6 Lisa, Kokoro and NiCO

NEW TRAILER GIVES US A CLOSER LOOK AT DEAD OR ALIVE 6 LISA, KOKORO AND NICO

This weekend, news came out of Japan's Dead or Alive Festival 2018 that two regular characters would be returning in Koei Tecmo's upcoming...

 
 
 
Carlos Ghosn misconduct, Lamborghini SC18, Jeep Trackhawk recall: Car News Headlines

CARLOS GHOSN MISCONDUCT, LAMBORGHINI SC18, JEEP TRACKHAWK RECALL: CAR NEWS HEADLINES

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Japan on Monday for allegedly lying about his salary to investors and using company funds...

Renault shares slump after report that CEO Ghosn to be arrested in Japan for financial violations

RENAULT SHARES SLUMP AFTER REPORT THAT CEO GHOSN TO BE ARRESTED IN JAPAN FOR FINANCIAL VIOLATIONS

Renault's shares tank as chairman and CEO, Carlos Ghosn, was arrested, according to Japan's Asahi News. A Renault representative did...

 
 
 
Japan's Hokkaido island is a wonderland for skiers, spa-lovers and foodies

JAPAN'S HOKKAIDO ISLAND IS A WONDERLAND FOR SKIERS, SPA-LOVERS AND FOODIES

With snowfall accumulations of up to 45 feet each winter, the northern Japanese island prefecture of Hokkaido has garnered the attention...

Visiting These 9 Countries Will Change Your Life

VISITING THESE 9 COUNTRIES WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE

Planning a trip to one of your bucket list destinations doesn't have to be expensive. A new travel app called Flightdrop exposes mistakes...

 
 
 
Dekotora Alert: This Instagram Just Posts Pictures of Japan's Unreal Supertrucks

DEKOTORA ALERT: THIS INSTAGRAM JUST POSTS PICTURES OF JAPAN'S UNREAL SUPERTRUCKS

Dekotora is easy to understand. A shortened version of ‘decorated trucks,' these are just... trucks... that Japanese truck drivers......

Ex-Blue Peter presenter Janet Ellis recalls her holidays of a lifetime

EX-BLUE PETER PRESENTER JANET ELLIS RECALLS HER HOLIDAYS OF A LIFETIME

Ex-Blue Peter presenter Janet Ellis discusses her love affair with Japan - and recalls taking her daughter, now pop star Sophie Ellis-Bextor,...

 
 
 
US, allies to bring electricity to most of Papua New Guinea

US, ALLIES TO BRING ELECTRICITY TO MOST OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - The U.S., Japan, New Zealand and Australia said they'll bring electricity to 70 percent of Papua New...

KonoSuba: God�s Blessing on this Wonderful World! DRPG Gets Japanese Release Date

KONOSUBA: GOD�S BLESSING ON THIS WONDERFUL WORLD! DRPG GETS JAPANESE RELEASE DATE

Entergram has revealed that its recently-announced Dungeon RPG based on the anime KonoSuba: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World!...