• Tokyo Game Show 2019

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    Tokyo Game Show 2019

    September 12, 2019, Chiba, Japan – Models in costumes of video game software pose at the Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on Thursday, September 12, 2019. 655 Japanese […]

  • Brad Pitt attends Japan press conference for Ad Astra

    Movie Premieres

    Brad Pitt attends Japan press conference for Ad Astra

    Actor Brad Pitt attends the press conference for his movie Ad Astra on September 12, 2019, at Miraikan in Tokyo, Japan. The film opens on September 20 in Japan. (Photo […]

  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Japan premiere

    Movie Premieres

    Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Japan premiere

    Actor Leonardo Dicaprio, director Quentin Tarantino and producer Shannon McIntosh attend the Japan premiere for their movie “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” in Tokyo, Japan on August 26, 2019. […]

  • The 63rd Tokyo Koenji Awa-Odori

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    The 63rd Tokyo Koenji Awa-Odori

    August 24, 2019, Tokyo, Japan: The 63rd Tokyo Koenji Awa-Odori Dance Festival takes place the last weekend of August. (Photo by Michael Steinebach/AFLO) August 24, 2019, Tokyo, Japan: The 63rd […]

  • Press conference for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood in Tokyo

    Movie Premieres

    Press conference for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood in Tokyo

    Director Quentin Tarantino, producer Shannon McIntosh and actor Leonardo DiCaprio attend the press conference for their movie “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” in Tokyo, Japan on August 26, 2019. […]

  • Tokyo swelters as summer heatwave continues

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    Tokyo swelters as summer heatwave continues

    Pedestrians in the Ginza shopping district shelter from the sun with parasols on August 9, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. Japan’s capital recorded its 17th consecutive day since July 24th with […]

  • Pikachu Outbreak 2019

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    Pikachu Outbreak 2019

    August 8, 2019, Yokohama, Japan – Nintendo’s videogame software Pokemon’s famous character Pikachu wearing LED illuminations perform for their night show “Pikachu Outbreak 2019” in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo on Thursday, […]

News

Tokyo swelters as summer heatwave continues

Tokyo swelters as summer heatwave continues

Pedestrians in the Ginza shopping district shelter from the sun with parasols on August 9, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. Japan’s capital recorded its 17th consecutive day since July 24th with […]

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Features

Japan fights the annual Summer heat

Japan fights the annual Summer heat

August 3, 2019, Tokyo, Japan – People dressed in yukata, summer kimono dress splash recycle water onto a ground a long a street at Ginza district in Tokyo for Uchimizu […]

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Sport

Vissel Kobe signs Sergi Samper

Vissel Kobe signs Sergi Samper

Sergi Samper (Vissel), MARCH 7, 2019 – Football : Vissel Kobe new signing player Sergi Samper during a press conference in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by MATSUO.K/AFLO SPORT) Sergi Samper (Vissel), […]

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Bizarre Japan

Tokyo Game Show 2019

Tokyo Game Show 2019

September 12, 2019, Chiba, Japan – Models in costumes of video game software pose at the Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on Thursday, September 12, 2019. 655 Japanese […]

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Entertainment

Brad Pitt attends Japan press conference for Ad Astra

Brad Pitt attends Japan press conference for Ad Astra

Actor Brad Pitt attends the press conference for his movie Ad Astra on September 12, 2019, at Miraikan in Tokyo, Japan. The film opens on September 20 in Japan. (Photo […]

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Traditional Japan

Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri

Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri

FEBRUARY 17, 2019 – Men in loincloths gather at a shrine during the Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri, or Naked Festival, in Inazawa City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The festival, which dates to […]

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Other News

News

Hiroshima Marks the 74th Anniversary of Atomic Bomb

Hiroshima Marks the 74th Anniversary of Atomic Bomb

HIROSHIMA, JAPAN – AUGUST 05: The Atomic Bomb Dome is seen at sunset in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park a day before the 74th anniversary of the bombing in Hiroshima, […]

Japan Daily Life

Japan fights the annual Summer heat

Japan fights the annual Summer heat

August 3, 2019, Tokyo, Japan – People dressed in yukata, summer kimono dress splash recycle water onto a ground a long a street at Ginza district in Tokyo for Uchimizu […]

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Fire at Kyoto Animation

Fire at Kyoto Animation

ALL IMAGES BY THE MAINICHI NEWSPAPERS/AFLO. GET IN TOUCH FOR LICENSING At least 33 people died and dozens were injured after a man set fire to an animation studio in […]

Technology

Sony’s Walkman 40th anniversary exhibition started at the Ginza Sony Park

Sony’s Walkman 40th anniversary exhibition started at the Ginza Sony Park

July 1, 2019, Tokyo, Japan – A large object of Sony’s portable audio player “Walkman WM-F5” is displayed at the Ginza Sony Park in Tokyo for an exhibition to celebrate […]

Politics

G20 Protests in Osaka

G20 Protests in Osaka

JUNE 28, 2019 – People wearing masks of G20 leaders protest coal power during the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan. (Photo by Ben Weller/AFLO) Howard X, impersonator of North Korean […]