Check out this 45 minute documentary that gives you a background and in depth look into the Yakuza Japanese Mafia and the Organized Crime Family of Japan Today. This video takes you inside the tattoo parlors where Yakuza members go to get their full “body tattoos” that each have a meaning into their life of […]
Asian Boss digs deep in the topic of Porn and gets a better perspective on what the Japanese people think about porn. They ask questions like if they have ever viewed porn and how much it would take for them to star in one. One client said at least $20,000 and another said $100,000.
Learning a different language and speaking it fluently can be difficult. YouTuber Kyle Le connected with Akari of aNcari Room. Akari is a Japanese girl who moved to Vietnam about a year ago to learn Vietnamese after she met a Vietnamese student in Japan who would later become her best friend. Her best friend’s family in […]
With only one good eye left, Nobuyoshi Akari takes us on a short seven-minute glimpse through his city, craft, and daily life. Produced by the guys over at NOWNESS, this is the latest installment in their Photographers in Focus series. Among the vast city lights and vibes of Tokyo, we quickly transition into Nobuyoshi Akari’s […]
Check out the latest episode of Omakase where Eater heads to one of New York City’s most exciting Japanese restaurants. At Shuko in Union Square, two former apprentices from Masa (the only three Michelin star Japanese resto in the U.S.) are creating their own interpretation of kaiseki, the Japanese culinary tradition of exquisite seasonal tasting […]
Early this past summer, Uniqlo announced a collaboration with UNDERCOVER. Following that announcement, UNDERCOVER and Uniqlo has stayed true to their word and have released the 2012 Spring Summer “UU” Capsule Collection. Styles and designs range from patterned florals to horizontal stripes. Geared towards a family-friendly arrange of seasonal style, the pieces offer a timeless […]
Japanese Designer Yohji Yamamoto based out of Tokyo and Paris has been working with adidas for sometime now, collaborating with adidas in 2003 to create Y-3. His Spring Summer Collection for adidas Y-3 is up to date, urban, edgy, and practical. It incorporates active wear with this years color (orange). Source:Y-3
Nixon’s 2012 Spring release, “The Spur” features a simple design. Inspired by a classical style, the clock has a 42 mm case in stainless steel, with a Japanese quartz movement and water resistance guaranteed up to 100 m. Details of the dial features a micro diamond at 6 o’clock. It’s presented in five different colors, […]