• Fire at Kyoto Animation

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    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 […]

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

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    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 […]

  • G20 Protests in Osaka

    Politica

    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 […]

  • Battle of Okinawa 74th anniversary commemoration

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    Battle of Okinawa 74th anniversary commemoration

    5100 worshippers attend the memorial service for all war dead of “Battle of Okinawa” at the Peace memorial park in Itoman, Okinawa, Japan on June 23, 2019. (Photo by AFLO) […]

  • Tokyo Toy Show 2019

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    Tokyo Toy Show 2019

    June 13, 2019, Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s toy maker Tomy displays Pokemon’s characters Pikachu and Eevee shaped robots which react to human voices at the annual International Tokyo Toy Show […]

  • The Reiwa era begins

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    The Reiwa era begins

    People watch a large screen showing Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito attends the enthronement ceremony (First Audience after the Accession to the Throne) in Tokyo, Japan on May 1, 2019, the […]

  • Possible Banksy artwork displayed at Tokyo Govt building

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    Possible Banksy artwork displayed at Tokyo Govt building

    A possible artwork by graffiti artist Banksy is displayed at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building in Tokyo, Japan on April 25, 2019. The rat graffiti, discovered in January, will be […]

News

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 […]

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Features

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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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 Toy Show 2019

Tokyo Toy Show 2019

June 13, 2019, Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s toy maker Tomy displays Pokemon’s characters Pikachu and Eevee shaped robots which react to human voices at the annual International Tokyo Toy Show […]

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Entertainment

Yoshiki attends press conference for “xXx 4”

Yoshiki attends press conference for “xXx 4”

Yoshiki, movie director D.J. Caruso and Producer Mark Johnson attend the press conference for Hollywood movie “xXx 4” in Tokyo, Japan on January 25. Yoshiki has been appointed as the […]

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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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Notizie

Reiwa era announced in Japan

Reiwa era announced in Japan

A large screen shows Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga unveil the name of the new Imperial era, “Reiwa,” in Tokyo, Japan on April 1, 2019. The Japanese government officially announced […]

Calcio J League

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), […]

Altri Sport

Tokyo Marathon 2019

Tokyo Marathon 2019

Start/General view, MARCH 3, 2019 – Marathon : Tokyo Marathon 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by MATSUO.K/AFLO SPORT) Start/General view, MARCH 3, 2019 – Marathon : Tokyo Marathon 2019 in […]

Società

The end of the Heisei era – looking back at the life of Emperor Akihito

The end of the Heisei era – looking back at the life of Emperor Akihito

*Click on the images to see the full set. The early days Portrait of Akihito (Prince Tsugu at the time) at the age of three. (Photo by The Mainichi Newspaper/AFLO) […]

Giappone Tradizionale

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 […]