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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

Pikachu Outbreak 2019

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, […]

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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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Battle of Okinawa 74th anniversary commemoration

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) […]

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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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The Reiwa era begins

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 […]

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Possible Banksy artwork displayed at Tokyo Govt building

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 […]

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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 […]