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Sun Mar 16, 2014
Pikachu Will be Japan's Official Mascot For 2014 Soccer World Cup
Pikachu, Pokemon 's most famous Pokemon, is already the unofficial mascot of Japan , so it should come as no surprise that the Japan National Football team uniform designer Adidas has chosen the yellow rat to be Japan's official mascot for the 2014 soccer world cup in Brazil.
Rilakkuma Alloy Wheels Let You (And Everyone Else) Roll With Laughter
They see you rollin, they hatin... not to mention pointin & gigglin. Rilakkuma automotive alloy wheels are not only officially licensed by Sanrio, but Japanese auto parts & accessories company MLJ Inc also offers colorful Rilakkuma tire valve covers to complete the uber-cute look and keep your car in character.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Restaurant Review: Hello Kitty Kitchen and Dining, Taipei
If you think the Hello Kitty fandom has yet to reach outside the walls of a Sanrio store, the owners of Hello Kitty Kitchen and Dining are out to prove you wrong with their restaurant tribute to the popular Japanese character.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
A Tale for the Time Being
A diary washes up on a beach in British Columbia. In Ruth Ozeki's new novel, a Japanese-American Canadian novelist named Ruth finds the diary, wrapped in freezer bags and protected by a Hello Kitty lunchbox.
3D Coffee Art Reaches Ridiculously Dizzying Heights
Something out of the ordinary is brewing in Osaka, Japan. Yes, it's about coffee, but not only that, it's about a new artform which uses coffee as the main material.
The Times of Israel
Hello Kitty stripper? Must be Purim
Susie Lubell is a self-taught artist and illustrator whose paintings feature vibrant folk imagery coupled with verse from Jewish liturgy.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Straits Times
Five limited edition Hello Kitty stamp sets to go on sale at SingPost from April
On Hello Kitty's 40th anniversary, SingPost is giving merchandise collectors of the popular cartoon cat another reason to cheer.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Sydney Morning Herald
In the hands of Japanese pop singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, cuteness is the stuff of nightmares and language is no barrier to a hit.
Simple seaweed snacks satisfy
Proving that nori is more than just a wrapper for sushi, roasted seaweed snacks are showing up on more and more market shelves, and in an increasing variety of flavors - wasabi, teriyaki and even sweet.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Imaging Resource
Form before function: Hello Kitty becomes a Playboy Bunny on this Leica C
In a collaboration that's bound to make you question your grasp on reality, famed kid-friendly Japanese icon Hello Kitty and French clothing store Colette have teamed up with literary powerhouse and nudity purveyor Playboy for the Hello Kitty x Playboy collection .
What happens when Hello Kitty, Playboy, and Leica walk into a French clothing store
Here are three things that we never thought would have ever come together: Leica, Playboy, and Hello Kitty.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Hunt for the Best Karaoke Machine Now Simplified
Karaoke has emerged as a great way for individuals to have fun and let go. Whether one is at their friend's party or rehearsing for a flawless talent show performance, karaoke singing is something that never lets people down.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
City Life Chiang Mai
Modern Zen in Osaka, Japan
Welcome to Osaka, the third largest city in Japan with the second largest population.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Talk about meet cute. It just so happens that two icons - one by way of Tokyo, the other L.A. - are celebrating big birthdays this year: Hello Kitty is 40; Playboy is 60. An unconventional pairing, to be sure, but with a little of Colette's magic in the mix, the couple has become an instant hit.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Rare Paul Newman Version 1985 Nissan Skyline Turbo can be yours
This isn't just your run-of-the-mill turbocharged 1985 Nissan Skyline coupe: It's a Paul Newman Version Skyline.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Puzzles And Dragons' next collaboration taps the robots of Evangelion
Having already joined forces with Batman and Hello Kitty, hyper-addictive puzzle roleplaying game Puzzle And Dragons will next feature the giant robots and angsty teens of the Evangelion anime series.
Japanese star Yoshiki launching tour in O.C.
It isn't often that international tours launch from Costa Mesa, let alone make scarce few North American stops before heading to Moscow and Mexico City, Beijing and Berlin.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Hearts Melt When Evangelion Meets Puzzle & Dragons
Crossing over with everything from Batman to Hello Kitty , mobile sensation Puzzle & Dragons has almost become more marketing machine that monster-collecting puzzle game.
The Japan Times
Family flashbacks to a psychedelic day with Kitty
In this column, it has been my sworn duty to share Tokyo's bounty of kid-friendly activities with interested parents like you.