My Favorite News (June 22, 2017)

Topic

Japanese Summer Songs

The beginning of summer in Japan is called shoka, and it starts in June. During shoka, there are days where experience sweltering heat just like in summer. But ...

Go-Karts

Tours inspired by Nintendos bestselling video games are taking over the streets of Tokyo, creating headaches for locals grappling with the tacky side of a tour...

Burger

The black buns? We've seen those before. But why, Burger King, why black cheese? Why? NariNari reports that Burger King Japan is rolling out another 'Kuro Burge...

News

selfie

Crown Prince Naruhito managed to appear in yet another selfie before returning to Japan on the morni

Shogi

Japan's oldest pro shogi player, 77-year-old Hifumi Kato, on June 20 entered retirement after playing his last professional game in a career that spanned more t...

Toshiba

Japanese Technology

The National Museum of Nature and Science maintains a list of Essential Historical Materials for Science and Technology, each year registering important techn...