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KitKats team up with No. 1 sweets souvenir seller for gold caramel banana flavor

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While Japanese KitKats are widely known for their range of Japan seasonal and regional exclusive flavors from around the country, one of their most successful iterations thus far has been a Tokyo-inspired flavor. A strong gift-giving culture in Japan, particularly when one visits a different region for work or holiday, encourages bringing… Read

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Tokyo bakery goes all out on extra fluffy cat-shaped bread

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Japanese bakeries can often be overwhelming when it comes to offerings to choose from, but if you can pry your eyes away from ridiculously cute corgi butt bread for a minute, you may find yourself drawn to Heart Bread Antique bakery's new cat-shaped bread, which comes in four feline flavors. The… Read

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Traditional Japanese doll maker crafts gorgeous fabric-lined wooden Pikachu

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Hina-ningyo are perhaps the most well known when it comes to the display of traditional ornamental dolls to pray for and celebrate the healthy growth and success of the household's children. Traditional Japanese doll-maker Mantaro Ningyo has been crafting such dolls and displays since 1919, and now they are using their… Read

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Starbucks Japan unveils new Nutty White Chocolate Frappuccino for Christmas

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With Christmas now just over a month away, the holiday season is well and truly underway at Starbucks Japan. And after already selling out of their first Christmas drinkware range and serving up the first festive Frappuccino of the season, the global coffeehouse chain is back with their second set of limited-edition drinks… Read

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New energy drink made for drivers

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If you have a car, you may sometimes down an energy drink before getting behind the wheel or stash one in the cup holder just in case. There's no shortage of energy drinks in Japan: Oronamin, Lipovitan, Yunker, you name it, there's a dizzying array of options to choose from.… Read

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Cat combing-inspired hair gel

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Are you running out of items to add to your collection of off-the-wall cat goods? Are lip gloss that simulates kissing a wet cat nose, hand cream that smells like cat paws, and kitty milk scented bath powder no longer impressing your friends? Fret no longer, because cat grooming-inspired hair gel is here to… Read

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Sumikko Gurashi traditional Japanese sweets

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Thanks to Bandai's "sweets division", a series of wagashi (traditional Japanese sweets) called "Tabemasu" has made almost too-cute-to-eat desserts modeled after popular Japanese characters such as Tony Tony Chopper and Rilakuma a common sight in the chilled sweets sections of convenience stores. Now fans of the bizarrely adorable Sumikko Gurashi can take a bite… Read

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Chibi Masters figure series by Bandai

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Bandai Co Ltd, a leading Japanese manufacturer of toys and collectibles, has launched a new line of figures to be distributed by Los Angeles-based distributor Ultra Tokyo Connection LLC. The brand-new line of mini figures kicks off with key characters from the wildly popular anime series, My Hero Academia. These… Read

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Extra-cozy Japanese roomwear line is seriously the cat’s pajamas

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The designers at Felissimo, Japan’s leading cat-themed lifestyle brand, are a constant source of fun and cozy fashion, and they’ve just released their new High-Class Siamese Cat Room One-Piece. Featuring the gentle, milk tea-like color of an elegant Siamese cat’s coat and the breed’s attentively pointed ears, Felissimo promises that wearing the… Read

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Pokemon dishware being offered with brand-new Pokemon donuts in Japan

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None of us really need any extra incentives to eat donuts. Nevertheless, putting two good things together makes for a really good thing, which is why Japan’s beloved Mister Donut chain is launching a new iteration of its tie-up with the Pokemon franchise. Not only has Mister Donut sorted out the problems that temporarily led to last year’s… Read

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