For Rent: Tokyo Apartment for $300. The Catch? It Has No Shower.
A Japanese TV report touting life in a “no bath” home has prompted discussions about poverty and tradition.
Photos From the Last Days of an Iconic Shibuya Club
Many of the world’s top DJs performed at the Tokyo club contact, which closed down in September.
Here Are Some of the Most Heartwarming Olympic Reactions
The pandemic stole the chance for many families and friends to cheer in person, but that doesn’t mean they can’t take part.
Athletes Will Get Condoms as a Parting Gift After Tokyo Games, Organizers Say
Athletes at the Tokyo Games won’t get their hands on free condoms until after the competition.
Senior Japanese Olympic Official Dies After Getting Hit By Train
The police are investigating the death as a suicide, according to Nippon TV.
Olympians Will Get Free Condoms at Tokyo Games, But They Can’t Use Them
Good luck trying to keep fit, young, athletes away from one other.
This T-Shirt Has Embarked on a World Tour Because You Can't
Project HOPE is bringing together artists and storytellers around the world as they take a travelling T-shirt—and you—around their cities.
This Man is ‘Buying’ Faces to Make Creepily Realistic Masks, and People Want In
Japanese mask shop Kamenya Omote is paying people close to $400 to use their face to 3D-print lifelike masks.
Shibuya’s Famed Halloween Party Goes Virtual for 2020
No need to fly to Japan.
A Porn Company Just Opened an ‘Adult Theme Park’ in Tokyo
Not your regular Magic Kingdom.
Amusement Park Opens Ferris Wheel for Remote Working
Giving a whole new meaning to “an office with a view.”
Boy Impersonates Student in Elite Japanese High School for Months
He attended online and in-person classes under a registered student's name and went completely undetected for nearly an entire semester.