Jack Richardson is a writer, photographer, poet, and kendoka based in Tokyo. He alternates between clean country air and smoky underground live houses—there is no in-between.
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Ben Judd talks Capcom, the importance of localization, and how to build a career in gaming in Japan.
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A dive into the shortest, most contentious national anthem in the world.
Your dream job in Japan has landed.
Widespread closures and sky-high prices mean that 45% aren't happy about this year’s extra-long holiday.
The estimated 20% of households who don't pay are apparently in trouble.