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Cezary Jan Strusiewicz

Cezary is a freelance writer, translator, and stand-up comic living in Yokohama.

Articles by Cezary

“Chinese food” is one of the vaguest phrases in the cuisine world given that China is almost as large as Europe, with nearly twice as many people living in it. And they…

Answering whether a thing is real or not should be the easiest thing in the world. Hats? Real. Unicorns? Not real. Apples? Real. But things get a little complicated when it comes…

The Naked Director made Takayuki Yamada a mainstay among Netflix audiences. However, fans of Japanese film and entertainment were already buzzing about films he was the protagonist in like Train Man and Crows Zero. In…

September might be fried egg time in Japan, but during the first double-digit month of the year, things go from savory to sweet pretty quickly. Since October is the month of Halloween,…

Nowadays, whenever Myanmar appears in the news, it’s always about the 2021 coup when the democratically elected government was deposed by the country’s military. It’s of course of vital importance for the…

The term “Japanese car” is globally recognized for the pinnacle of engineering, design and cutting-edge technology. The latest and upcoming 2021 models not only meet the high standards set by their predecessors,…

Tokyo’s concept restaurant, café and bar scene is fiercely competitive as shops look for unique, distinguishing themes to help them stand out. It can be something simple like making the establishment look…

In 2001, it was announced that then-newcomer Mamoru Hosoda would direct Howl’s Moving Castle instead of Hayao Miyazaki in a significant departure for Studio Ghibli. However, Hosoda ended up leaving the project…