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Japan Introduces Its Latest Food Creation: Chocolate Ramen

While Japan is no stranger to culinary headscratchers, it’s been recently revealed that the latest in Japanese concoctions comes in the form of a bowl of ramen swimming in chocolate.

The bowl of ramen is being offered by ramen restaurant Kourakuen who is releasing the strange sight of noodle delight as a limited time flavo…


This Swooshless Nike Cortez Is Releasing Exclusively In Japan

First released in 1972, re-energized by none other than Forrest Gump in 1994 and still going strong today with a slate of Kendrick Lamar collaborations/re-releases of classic colors, the Nike Cortez is unquestionably one of the Swoosh Brand’s most esteemed and historic models. Now, retailer Billy’s Tokyo has teamed up with the Swoosh for an understated premium take on the classic runner that’s set to release exclusively in Japan. Utilizing an extra supple black leather for t…

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McDonald’s Japan Introduces 48-Piece Chicken McNugget Buckets

McNuggets remain as one of McDonald’s most popular items and the chain is now looking to introduce a 48-piece bucket in Japan.

In collaboration with NGT48, the massive portion of golden morsels will serve as McDonald’s Japan’s latest promotional item, trumping the U.S. branch’s 20-piece option. The …


SEGA Japan Unveils a Miniature Version of Its Genesis Console

Nintendo has done well to play the nostalgia card over the years — releasing miniature versions of its classic NES and SNES consoles, respectively. Although bootleg versions of SEGA’s Genesis system have been around for some time, it appears as though the Japanese video game developer may, in fact, release a mini rendition of its fa…


The Nike Air Vapormax 97 “Japan” Releases This Friday

New is ready to meet old as the Nike Vapormax 97, a hybrid of the Air Max 97 with the newly engineered Vapormax outsole, is scheduled to release on March 9th in the black/neon colorway. The simple sole-swapped hybrid will continue to be a trend within Nike Sportswear’s Air Max department as we’ve already seen the popular Air Max 95 in a similar Vapormax form. Much of the hype around Sean Wotherspoon’s Air Max 97/1 design from last year’s Vote Forward campaign has broug…

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Official Images Of The Nike Air Vapormax 97 “Japan”

Nike’s Vapormax 97 silhouette is gearing up for its official debut release date in a fan favorite 97 colorway. Dressed in black, silver, and neon green, this OG “Japan” iteration should excite both OG fans of the brand as well as new Vapormax loyalists. Nike’s Vapormax Plus sneaker was the first Air Max upper to be placed atop that bubbly sole, and it did well at market, so it is safe to expect the same from this offering. Set your sights on March 9th for a release dat…

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BAPE Teams up With mastermind JAPAN on an Exclusive Paris Collection

The BAPE Paris store is set to open its doors this Friday and with the big event, the streetwear label has teamed up once again with mastermind JAPAN on an exclusive capsule. The limited collection includes a hoodie and T-shirt each featuring the flag of France with both mastermind JAPAN and BAPE’s ubiquitous logo. mastermind…