How Weeaboo Are You? 8 Points You Should Know!

How Weeaboo Are You? 8 Points You Should Know!

weeaboo Many non-Japanese, especially youngsters, enjoy Japanese popular culture like anime, manga, video games and fashions. But some (typically caucasian boys) take this natural curiosity to abnormal lengths, rejecting everything about their native culture as inferior to that of Japan. These, then, are the “Weeaboo” or “weebs” for short. [Continue Reading…]

7 Best Japanese Anime For Adults!

7 Best Japanese Anime For Adults

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What is the best anime for you? Whoever said that anime is just for kids never took enough time to look at these animated works of art. There are more than a hundred Japanese anime for adults. Now what makes an anime fitting for adult or mature audiences? Read on to find out![Continue Reading…]

6 Tricks to Look Like a Japanese Cartoon

6 Tricks to Look Like a Japanese Cartoon

We Japanese love dressing up and younger Japanese are always ready to embrace the latest fashions or dress in costume, traditional or fantasy, for parades and events. But since the 1990s, there has been a growing trend in what is often called cosplay (from costume play), where people seek to recreate popular characters from Japanese cartoons, video games and manga comics, then hang about in fashionable areas, such as Harajuku. So, without further discussion, here are some tips for getting in on the fun.[Continue Reading…]