Tokyo Disneyland and Disney Sea will close for two weeks because of coronavirus fear soranews24.com

Shut-down goes into effect almost immediately, follows previous request for people with cold-like symptoms to refrain from visiting the parks.
On February 21, Tokyo Disneyland and Disney Sea began re…

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Pokémon of the Year results announced, and Pikachu wasn’t even close to winning【Video】 soranews24.com

February 27 was when the original Pokémon Red and Green Game Boy games went on sale back in 1996, and so the date is now known as Pokémon Day.
From February 6 to 14, fans were allowed to vote online …

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Japan’s masturbatory aid chocolates help you tell him “We’re just friends” this Valentine’s Day soranews24.com

Much to the chagrin of premium chocolatiers Godiva, the giving of giri choco, or “obligation chocolate,” continues to be a common custom in Japan.
Yes, Tenga, Japan’s premier maker of reusable self-p…

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Line admits over 4,200 accounts were hacked in February english.kyodonews.net

KYODO NEWS - 1 hour ago - 14:14 | All, JapanA total of 4,225 registered accounts on messaging app Line have been hacked during February, with some used for phishing scams, according to the operator.

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Tokyo Disney parks closing for two weeks over coronavirus cnn.com

Tokyo/Hong Kong (CNN Business) Disney (DIS) is closing down its theme parks in Japan as the novel coronavirus outbreak in that country escalates.
Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea will shut down on Satu…

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Vibrant, progressive and bold: graphic designs of Japanese modernism – in pictures www.theguardian.com

Between the Great Kantō earthquake of 1923 and the calamities of the Pacific War (1942–45), Tokyo and Osaka developed into some of the world’s most vibrant and modern metropolises.
A new generation o…

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Sales of Kumamon mascot goods hit record 158 billion yen in 2019 english.kyodonews.net

KYODO NEWS - 3 hours ago - 15:31 | All, JapanProducts bearing the image of "Kumamon," the black bear mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, racked up sales of at least 157.9 billion yen ($1.4 billion) in 201…

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The Best Spots to See Cherry Blossoms around Sapporo travel.gaijinpot.com

Best times: April 30—May 4There are many famous parks in Sapporo, and most of them make for great cherry blossom viewing spots.
What makes Maruyama Park stand out is that it also has close to 300 plu…

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Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea Closed Until March 15 tokyocheapo.com

The operator for Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea has announced a temporary park closure for the next two weeks, spanning February 29 (Saturday) to March 15 (Sunday), 2020.
If you’ve made bookings for …

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Toilet Paper Panic Buying In Japan Because Of Coronavirus kotaku.com

Prev Next View AllEarlier this week, toilet paper was widely available nearly everywhere in Japan.
AdvertisementEven more so after photos of shops in Kumamoto Prefecture showed toilet paper sold out—…

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