What Ghost of Tsushima Gets Right and Wrong About Japan’s Past
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What Ghost of Tsushima Gets Right and Wrong About Japan’s Past

Does Ghost of Tsushima strike the balance between playability and authenticity? We think it does. Here's why.

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Share Your Favorite Memories of Japan on Social Media and Win ¥100,000 in JNTO Travel Vouchers

Foreigners living in Japan can share their favorite destinations using with the hashtag #MyOwnPersonalJapan.

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Reihokan Museum in Koyasan, Wakayama Japan
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Exploring Koyasan, Japan’s Most Holy Town

Don’t call it Mount Koya. This sacred complex in Wakayama Prefecture is much more than just a mountain.

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Make Your Own Kit Kat at Miyashita Park’s Kit Kat Chocolatory

Break me off a piece of my own personalized KitKat bar.

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 43

Do you have skills and experience in web research, foreign languages other than English, marketing and sales or teaching youth? Then you should check out our picks of this week's top available jobs in Japan!

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Tweet of the Week #103: Marie Kondo Japanese YouTube Channel Sparks Joy with Fonts and Color

Why are Marie Kondo's international and Japanese channels so different?

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Share Your Favorite Memories of Japan on Social Media and Win ¥100,000 in JNTO Travel Vouchers

Foreigners living in Japan can share their favorite destinations using with the hashtag #MyOwnPersonalJapan.

By 4 min read

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Top Remote Jobs in Japan – Week 42, 2020

Companies are looking for gamers, designers, social media mavens and more in this week's top remote jobs!

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Exploring Koyasan, Japan’s Most Holy Town

Don’t call it Mount Koya. This sacred complex in Wakayama Prefecture is much more than just a mountain.

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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Using a Japanese Rice Cooker

Rice and shine

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 42

Companies are looking for web researchers and social media staff with select foreign language skills. Do you have what they're looking for? Check out our picks of this week's top available jobs in Japan!

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

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Tweet of the Week #102: Stay Pawsitive With Hissterically Funny Cat Tweets

Japanese Twitter users share their funny cat stories.

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How Difficult is the JLPT N1 for Japanese People?

We tested native speakers to see if they would struggle with the infamous highest level of the Japanese proficiency test.

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Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required Week 41, 2020

Are you interested in video game development or website creation and renewal? These jobs and more are available right now!

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Into the Mind of Shintaro Kago, One of Japan’s Most Infamous Erotic Manga Artists