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IS JAPAN COOL? DISCOVER

雷門

Kaminari-mon

1. Red temple gate to the Asakusa Temple in Asakusa, Tokyo.

2. Giant statues of Fuujin (wind god) and Raijin (thunder god) stand guard on the right and left sides of the gate. A huge huge 700kg lantern hangs in the center.

3. Widely recognized as one of the most famous sightseeing spots in Japan and a popular snapshot location among overseas visitors.

4. The present gate was donated by the founder of Japan’s leading electrical appliance manufacturing company.

Idol
アイドル
Gyudon(beef-on-rice bowl)
牛丼
Mt. Fuji
富士山
Food model
食品模型
Tokyo Station
東京駅
Monja
もんじゃ
Gohtoku-ji
豪徳寺
Asakusa
浅草
Public market
公設市場
Mangroves
マングローブ
Ryukyu Karate
琉球空手
Shiisaa
シーサー
France
The Royal Doll Orchestra
Japan
Neon Genesis EVANGELION
Brazil
Final Fantasy VI
Italy
Neon Genesis EVANGELION
Harajuku girl leads next-generation kawaii.
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.
Outdoor girl finds kawaii in a sleeping bag.
Maiko documentary
舞妓
Café from another world
純喫茶
Nurturing the arts
京都ギャラリー
Manga Museum
マンガミュージアム
OTAKU CAMERA
the app that makes anyone a manga character
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
GAME BAR
a gathering spot for grownups where old games are available
ANIME PILGRIMAGE
a quest to visit locations relating to stories and characters
Elevator attendants
エレベーターアテンダント
Hasamiyaki ceramics
波佐見焼
Japanese sake
日本酒
Daruma
達磨
ODEN
おでん
URUSHI
漆芸
WASABI
山葵
RAMEN
ラーメン
KOHEI NAWA
TAKU OBATA
TABAIMO
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
MENBURYU
AWA ODORI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
NEBUTA MATSURI
SHODO
書道
JUDO
柔道
NOH
NIHONBUYO
日本舞踊
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
SAMURAI AVATAR
侍アバター
EDOKIRIKO
江戸切子職人
SUMI-SHOKUNIN
墨職人
GAME CREATOR
GAME CREATOR
SPACE INVADERS
SPACE INVADERS
GAME CENTER
GAME CENTER
PLAY STATION
PlayStation