Work

Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 4, 2020

In locations across Japan, these jobs at Rakuten, Amazon, and Line are all open to overseas candidates.

By 1 min read

Explore

Chasing the Gods’ Crossing On Lake Suwa in Nagano

Crackling ice forms this natural phenomenon over the lake that inspired the 2016 anime “Your Name” (“Kimi no Na Wa”). Will this elusive anomaly make an appearance this year?

By 3 min read

Learn

Kanji Cheat Sheets: Going to Karaoke in Japan

Level up your karaoke experience by learning how to use the machine in Japanese

By 5 min read

Work

2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 4

IT engineers at Rakuten and Amazon Japan among our top picks for this week!

On

Learn

Tweet of the Week #65: Napping Cats Have Twitter Meowlting

Learn to speak lolcat in Japanese with this week's viral tweet.

By 2 min read

Explore

Inside Neko Neko Shokupan, Japan’s Kawaii Cat Bread Bakery

Japan's obsession with cats has made its way into everyday food products.

By 3 min read

Work

Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required – Week 3, 2020

Positions at Amazon Japan, ZigzaGame and LINE Japan among our top picks for this week!

By 1 min read

Live

Japanese Immigration Has Begun Enforcing Stricter Visa Requirements for Foreigners

Tourist, working holiday and student visa holders are among those affected.

By 7 min read

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

Learn

How to Talk About the Future in Japanese

In Japanese, the future is now.

By 5 min read

Work

2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 3

Positions at Amazon Japan, Dynaword and Nishimachi International School among our top picks for this week!

On

Learn

Tweet of the Week #64: Twitter Warns of New Scam On Mercari

Mercari users beware! Learn how to use the expression 気が付く with this week's viral tweet.

By 3 min read

Work

Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 2, 2020

In locations across Japan, these jobs in marketing, HR and IT engineering are all open to overseas candidates.

On

NSFW

Unraveling the Mysteries of Kinbaku, the Erotic Art of Japanese Rope Bondage