tokyo

Photos

Stereotype-Free Photos of Japanese Schoolgirls

Everyday images of an all-girls high school in Tokyo where life doesn't imitate anime.
Katherine Gillespie
12.18.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

California wildfires spread even more, Arizona congressman quits over sexual misconduct, dozens injured at protests over Trump's Jerusalem move, and more.
VICE Staff
12.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Say Japanese Serial Killer Used Twitter to Lure Suicidal Victims

Takahiro Shiraishi​ reportedly admitted to killing nine people since August after police found multiple severed heads and bodies in his apartment.
Allie Conti
11.1.17
Drugs

This Guy Makes Bootleg Ayahuasca from Traditional Japanese Herbs

A part-time "shaman" on the outskirts of Tokyo is offering hallucinatory experiences he hopes will help treat depression and spark innovation throughout Japan.
Justin Caffier
10.4.17
politics

What It's Like to Own a Business with 'Trump' in the Name

More small business owners getting screwed by Trump.
Justin Caffier
8.30.17
Health

Japanese Adult Swaddling Therapy Put Me Back in the Womb

Otonamaki is a Japanese physical therapy trend that's half-hammock, half-horror movie.
Justin Caffier
8.18.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Haruo Nakajima, the First Actor to Play Godzilla, Has Died

Japan's kaiju industry icon passed away Monday at the age of 88.
Drew Schwartz
8.7.17
VICELAND

Eddie Huang Explores Japanese Culture and Cuisine

The VICELAND host heads to Tokyo to see how identity, race, and history intersect with food on 'HUANG'S WORLD.'
VICE Staff
7.12.17
VICELAND

Watch the Season Premiere of 'HUANG'S WORLD'

Chef Eddie Huang heads to Washington, DC, to march in a few protests, catch a basketball game, and sample the best food the city has to offer.
VICE Staff
6.2.17
Features

This 82-Year-Old Grandma DJ's Story Is Stranger Than Fiction

While your grandparents are heading to bed, Sumiko is picking out her outfit for the night.
Alisa Yamasaki
5.11.17
Animation

30 Whimsical GIFs Let You Explore Tokyo from the Comfort of Your Own Home

James Curran spent a month in Japan's megacity, documenting his experience in short animations.
Beckett Mufson
5.9.17
thump exclusive stream

Ease Your Morning Commute with Hank Youngman's "Shinkansen"

The Adelaide artist, who is one-half of Warren Raww, prepares his debut ‘Wabi-Sabi’ EP under the new alias.
Krystal Rodriguez
5.4.17