Making the decision to move to Japan can be a tough one, and once finally biting the bullet, you begin preparing for the unexpected. But that needn’t always be the case. As…

Tyffonium Shibuya, produced by Tyffon Inc., is a new virtual reality theme park in Shibuya that pulls you into a magical world. The theme park combines VR and VR to create what…

As an engineer straps me into a driving simulator and asks me not to touch any wires – it is still a prototype – I am reminded that the Tokyo Game Show…

What is pornography? Depending on who you ask, the answer to this question could change fairly significantly. Nonetheless, the world has been debating the true definition of “porn” for quite some time,…

As a pioneer of revolutionary technology, it’s only fitting that Tokyo hosts the world’s first digital art museum. Mori Building in collaboration with digital art collective teamLab have architected an immersive dreamscape,…

The first thing you see when you walk through Daiwa Royal Hotel Grande Kyoto’s lattice entrance doors is an eight-meter-wide screen displaying the surrounds and traditions of Kyoto. Move a little closer…

Instagrammers get ready, because a new location you won’t want to miss is getting ready to open this summer. Dubbed the “MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM teamLab Borderless,” (a name that’s undoubtedly…

The world of cryptocurrencies can be a bit mind-boggling at times. People are making a lot of money on them, losing a lot of money on them – and sometimes just losing…

Imagine you’re a fresh piece of sushi whizzing around on the conveyor belt at a Tokyo restaurant. Or a sumo wrestler about to hurtle toward your opponent. Or a deer in Nara…

For those times when you want to visit Kyoto but don’t have the time, Creative Office Haruka has created a high-resolution virtual reality version of the historical city. The studio’s Kyoto VR…

Cherry blossom season begins in spring, but thanks to NAKED Inc., you can get an early look thanks to the creative company’s latest exhibition. It’s called Flowers by Naked 2018 Rondo, and…

Between December 26 and January 31, Panasonic is combining traditional and modern Japan in a fun event aimed at tourists from abroad. For the ninja-themed event, held in the popular sightseeing hotspot…