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Anime, Bizarre

Shinjo kun of Kochi Prefecture wins 2016 Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix

Shinjo kun of Kochi Prefecture wins 2016 Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix

Shinjo Kun of Susaki in Kochi Prefecture is congratulated by Kumamon as he wins the Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix on November 6, 2016, in Matsuyama, Japan. (All photos by Rod Walters/AFLO) […]

Entertainment, Movie Premieres

Tokyo International Film Festival 2016 Opening Event

Tokyo International Film Festival 2016 Opening Event

A man walks past a Tokyo International Film Festival signboard on display at Roppongi Hills before the Red Carpet Opening on October 25, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. The 29th Tokyo International […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Kiba Kakunori Raftsmen Perform

Kiba Kakunori Raftsmen Perform

Raftsmen, members of the Kiba ‘kakunori’ preservation society, perform a stunt on floating square timber logs at a festival in Tokyo on Sunday, October 16, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio […]

Features, Modern Japan

Japan celebrates national Health and Sports Day

Japan celebrates national Health and Sports Day

Reina Satake & Chisato Doihata perform in Tokyo’s Shibuya district as part of a special event on Japan’s National Health & Sports Day to promote the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Hakkiyoi KITTE Sumo

Hakkiyoi KITTE Sumo

A promotional sumo event gets under way at a commercial complex next to Tokyo central station on Sunday, August 28, 2016. (All photos by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO) A youngster tackles with […]