My Favorite News (June 11, 2017)


Sailor Moon Cake

Pretty Guardians can take it easy this summer with some sweets on this limited edition Sailor Moon menu!

Cup Noodles

Megumi Hayashibara, Bump of Chicken, and one more contributor create amazingly inspirational anime short.

Wind passes through

Bright, fresh, breezy, and nowhere safe to pick your nose or scratch your arse?


When you think of Japanese summers, you think kakigōri, or Japanese shaved ice. The current trend in the world of shaved ice is a fluffy kind of shaved ice th...

Attack on Titan

After conquering screens small and big, Attack on Titan has now taken over two venues in Tokyo, wh


Car crash

One man dies and 45 people are injured as a car collides with a tour bus on an expressway in central Japan

Chagu Chagu Umakko

Colorfully dressed horses march down a street leading to the Morioka Hachimangu shrine in the Iwate Prefecture capital of Morioka on the morning of Ju


Teen shogi sensation Sota Fujii notched up another win in a qualifying round of the Eio tournament on June 10 to extend his winning streak to 24 games

Strawberry moon

The June full moon, often called strawberry moon, made a spectacular appearance in the night skies

Flying penguins

Epicharis is scratched

Japan's hopes of winning the Belmont Stakes for the first time in the races 149-year history were dashed when veterinarians scratched Epicharis on Saturday bec...