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Anime, Bizarre

Akihabara Shrine offers memorial services for dead anime figures

Akihabara Shrine offers memorial services for dead anime figures

A shrine maiden posed for a portrait in front of the entrance of Akihabara shrine in Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan. June 27, 2016. (Photo by Richard Atrero de Guzman/AFLO) Anime figures […]

Features, Modern Japan

High tech Tokyo cemetery with LED Buddhas

High tech Tokyo cemetery with LED Buddhas

A Buddha statue at the Ruriden memorial hall at the Koukoku-ji temple on February 11, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Martin Hladik/AFLO) In a country with an ageing population […]

News

Kim Jong Il Dead

Kim Jong Il Dead

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) December 19, 2011, Tokyo, Japan – Evening newspaper extras reporting on the headline of the death of North Korean leader […]

J League Football, News, Sports

Soccer Star : Naoki Matsuda Passed Away

Soccer Star : Naoki Matsuda Passed Away

File Photo : Naoki Matsuda – One of Japan’s top players Naoki Matsuda died on August 4th, 2011. He was sent to the hospital due to the acute myocardial infarction […]