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  1. Japanese diners pick their eight favorite types of sushi, create mouthwatering dinner blueprint

    06.19 / 17:42 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Japan loves salmon sushi, but there’s one thing these survey respondents like even more. Not long ago, I read somewhere on the English-language Internet that people in Japan don’t really eat raw salmon. This struck me as weird, since literally every sushi restaurant I’ve eaten in during the last 14 years living in Japan has [R…
  2. “Brain Ramen” instant ramen in stores now, best not to follow their serving suggestions

    06.19 / 15:09 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Why wait to be zombified before you can enjoy some delicious brains? Who among us hasn’t gazed upon a brick of dried instant ramen and noticed its resemblance to a human brain? … No? Fine. Be that way. Nevertheless, novelty item dealers Village Vanguard and Panda Hole have teamed up and gone ahead with this…
  3. Why is Japanese customer service so amazing? Because in Japan it’s one strike and you’re out

    06.19 / 14:00 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Warmhearted hospitality plus unforgiving customers equals the world’s highest service standards. Japan has become world-famous for its incredibly polished customer service, which isn’t something you’ll find only at premium-priced hotels and leisure resorts. Just about any shop or restaurant you go to in Japan, right down to convenience stores and fast food joints, will be [R…
  4. Kiki’s back! Famous Studio Ghibli anime witch returns in jaw-dropping short animation【Video】

    06.19 / 05:19 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    But it’s not Hayao Miyazaki’s studio providing the magic for this look at Kiki’s life four years after her movie ends. By the end of the classic Studio Ghibli anime Kiki’s Deliver Service, the titular witch protagonist has had quite an adventure. She’s moved to a new town, struggled with the temporary loss of her […]…
  5. Japanese net users amused by Tirol Chocolate’s unusual but playful way of sharing big news

    06.19 / 04:08 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Tirol Chocolate, also pronounced as Chiroru Choko in Japan, recently won over fans with their rather unconventional way of announcing that the company president was changing.  Tirol Chocolate (named for Tyrol, Austria) is one of those beloved dagashi sweets that generation after generation of Japanese children have grown up eating. Costing only 10-30 yen (US$0.09-0.27) per […
  6. The wait for Attack on Titan Season 3 will be much shorter than the wait for Season 2

    06.19 / 03:01 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    After dallying with side projects after Season 1 of the anime, the post-Season 2 break will be blissfully short. In recent years, an increasing number of anime TV series are taking seasons off between story arcs, often with the hiatus being a year or longer. In the case of series adapted from manga or novels,…
  7. Takoyaki store in Tsukiji serves up dried bonito flakes even bigger than the octopus balls

    06.19 / 01:21 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    The generous servings of dried bonito flakes lift this dish to the next level. The food that represents Osaka the most is arguably the humble takoyaki. These little globes of batter are cooked using unique pans and traditionally stuffed with pieces of octopus. Ask someone who hails from Osaka and they’ll likely recommend you a […
  8. Upcoming Nintendo game lets you eat sushi, destroy enemies with stacks of sushi plates 【Video】

    06.18 / 15:29 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Will you be able to master the way of Sushido? While Japanese food is as varied as it is delicious, it’s sushi that has garnered fame worldwide. Sushi joints overseas tend to be on the pricey side, which is true in Japan too depending on where you go and the quality of the fish. But…
  9. Nagoya serves up fried chicken with sweat beans, whipped cream, and a strawberry on top

    06.18 / 13:18 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    If you were to express the phrase “Why the heck not?” in the form of food, this might be it. While in-town getting his custom candy made, Mr. Sato spent time getting to know the fine city of Nagoya. One of his stops was the Osu shopping area — a bustling marketplace of bargains and…
  10. Men’s deodorant commercial series puts viewers in sweaty situations with women 【Video】

    06.18 / 09:23 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    It’s time to get hot and bothered with 10 different charming ladies. Japan has a history of making excellent and sometimes bewildering commercials, be it promoting a can of coffee or a bottle of Calpis Soda. Adding to the ever-expanding list of quirky ads is a series of videos made by Kao, a Japanese company […
  11. Watch as Nagoya’s famous handmade candy studio makes Mr. Sato face candies 【Video】

    06.18 / 05:04 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    Sadly, they refused to make them taste like Mr. Sato. My-Ame is a confectioner that has gained worldwide fame for their detailed versions of Kintaro Ame — small candies that have shapes or words molded into them. This type of candy has been around for quite some time, but My-Ame has built up a special…
  12. Maker of Hello Kitty under investigation by EU Commission for breaching antitrust laws

    06.17 / 23:44 en.rocketnews24.com En.rocketnews24.com - Games
    That’s what you get for trying to be the alpha kitty! Sanrio, creator of the cute Hello Kitty (who may not even be a kitty?) we’ve all come to love, has found itself in the spotlight after the European Union (EU) Commission revealed that the company may have breached a law. Called the EU competition [&#…