My Favorite News (May 27, 2017)



Aizome Blue 

Aizome is the Japanese word for an indigo dye famous for its naturally rich, blue shade, also know...

Drama Prime Time Report

This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas.You can check out...


Adorable lunchbox

Kame and Yamapi

Kame and Yamapi competes in a series of silly games, goes karaoke, and gives tribute to "Shuji to Akira" in their newest music video for "Senaka goshi no C



Today’s big news

Food maker Meiji Co. is rolling back sales of the corn puff snack

Ai Miyazato announced her retirement

Kongobuji temple

KOYA, Wakayama Prefecture--Japanese art lovers have a rare opportunity to see a series of exquisite


OSAKA -- The National Bunraku Theatre here will be offering an English introduction to the traditional bunraku Japanese puppetry this June for the second year i...

PikoTaro with Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike

Still riding the coattails of viral smasher "PPAP (Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen)", released as a music video 9 months ago on YouTube on August 25 2016, comedian


The following is an opinion article by TV personality Takashi Matsuo. *** In response to House of Representatives Democratic Party lawmaker Nobuyuki Fukushima's...