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Miss Universe Japan Will Compete As Sailor Moon Miss Universe Japan Will Compete As Sailor Moon

Representing Japan, Miss Universe contestant Yuumi Kato is dressing as Sailor Moon for the country’s national costume. Makes sense, I guess!

Japan Is Building A Massive, Life-Sized Gundam Statue That Moves Japan Is Building A Massive, Life-Sized Gundam Statue That Moves

Over the past few years, several life-sized Gundam statues have gone up in Japan. Either they didn’t move at all or didn’t move that much.

The Seoul of Night. Sinchon, Seoul, South Korea. By Steve Roe | Instagram

Track: When I Grow Up | Artist: Garbage | Album: Version 2.0

Really Big Whopper Coming To Burger King In Japan Really Big Whopper Coming To Burger King In Japan

Later this month, a very special Whopper is going on sale in Japan. Packed with five flame-grilled patties, this Whopper will be available only for a limited time.

Foggy Woods. Tribalj, Croatia. By Eduard Tucaković | Instagram

Nissan's Carlos Ghosn Always Seemed Doomed Nissan's Carlos Ghosn Always Seemed Doomed

In Japanese, there is an expression: deru kui wa utareru (出る杭は打たれる). It’s the equivalent of the English phrase, “The nail that sticks up gets hammered down.”

Track: Free Yourself | Artist: The Chemical Brothers | Album: Free Yourself Single

Check Japan's Tiny Electronics Shops For Retro Gaming Finds Check Japan's Tiny Electronics Shops For Retro Gaming Finds

Sometimes in Japan, it feels like all the good retro game stuff has been snapped up by famous retailers. That, or it’s fetching a premium on internet auction sites. Yet, if you look, there are definitely neat finds. Just ask Twitter user Daitora.

See How The Attack On Titan Manga Will End See How The Attack On Titan Manga Will End

Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan debuted in 2009. Now it is entering its final arc, hurtling the popular manga to a conclusion.

Buying Plushies Of The Original 151 Pokémon Is Expensive Buying Plushies Of The Original 151 Pokémon Is Expensive

Earlier this year, Kotaku reported that a bunch of plush toys based on the first gen Pokémon plushies were going on sale in Japan. Twitter user Sekai bought all of them. The total cost? Roughly 180,000 yen or nearly $1,600.

The Fans. Tokyo, Japan. By Danilo Salvego | Instagram | Official Site

Track: Untitled | Artist: The Smashing Pumpkins | Album: Rotten Apples

Pokémon Go Led These Two Players To Marriage  Pokémon Go Led These Two Players To Marriage 

Shibu and Lily met in Odaiba, Tokyo while playing Pokémon Go. They fell in love and were recently married. Congrats to them!

Tetsuya Nomura Says Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Progressing Well Tetsuya Nomura Says Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Progressing Well

Final Fantasy VII Remake was first announced back in 2015 with third-party studio CyberConnect2 handling development. Last year, development was moved in-house at Square Enix. Tetsuya Nomura says things are going well.

Top Street Fighter Player Arrested For Alleged Molestation (Again) Top Street Fighter Player Arrested For Alleged Molestation (Again)

This summer, Street Fighter III 3rd Strike player Kenji Kuroda was arrested for allegedly committing indecent acts this February against a high school girl. He’s been arrested again for another alleged incident that happened last year.

Never Sleeps. New York, New York. By Christian Hernandez | Instagram

Track: Alone On The Rope | Artist: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds | Album: If Love Is The Law (single)

The PS Vita Version Of Vanillaware's Latest Game Canceled The PS Vita Version Of Vanillaware's Latest Game Canceled

In 2015, Vanillaware announced 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. That was then. Now, it’s 2018, and the game’s Vita version has been canceled.

The Value Of Sailor Moon's House And Other Anime Dwellings  The Value Of Sailor Moon's House And Other Anime Dwellings 

Many of anime’s most famous characters live in rather expensive Japanese houses. Take Sailor Moon, for example.

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