One of the most immediately recognized artworks, Japanese wave painting Under The Great Wave off Kanagawa has been shaking up the art world for two centuries and continues to stay in the center of focus of contemporary visual arts and design.
You can’t keep Hayao Miyazaki away from what he loves. The celebrated anime director announced during a television special that he wants to come out of retirement to turn his 20-year pet project into a full-length animated feature.
There were a lot of people in Japan who awoke early April 2, 2001, with a mix of anticipation and wonder as they watched new Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki’s first game in the major leagues. Ichiro was hitless after three at-bats.
The group is called Nippon Kaigi (Japan Conference) and is ostensibly run by Tadae Takubo, a former journalist turned political scientist. It only has 38,000 members, but like many an exclusive club, or sect, it wields tremendous political influence.
In January of 2015, it was announced that Scarlett Johansson would star as Major Motoko Kusanagi in Paramount’s live-action adaptation of the beloved anime and manga franchise Ghost in the Shell.
Roku has the most apps, the simplest interface and the best search, making it CNET’s favorite way to stream Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, HBO and all the rest.
It’s one of the world’s most interesting cities Tokyo is the kind of town that makes even the most dynamic North American metropolis seem slightly more exciting than Saskatoon. Sorry, but that’s just the way it is. New York has Times Square.