Goggles that trick the wearer into thinking the plain snack in their hand is a chocolate cookie, or make biscuits appear larger have been unveiled in Japan, offering hope to weak-willed dieters everywhere. Researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed devices that use computer wizardry and augmented reality to fool the senses and make users feel more […]
Ex Re Publica
It’s 2029 and the cold grasp of winter closes around Eri’s throat, a japanese colonist trying to survive genetic modification, breeding and the oppressive aristocratic rule on the ice moon Praxis… Click here for the Amazon Kindle version of Ex Re Publica.
You must be absolutely shitting me if this was actually a real advert at one time. Lulz all around and 100 internets to whomever can find me a larger version of the picture so that we can actually read the advert’s words!!!
Japanese Ghosts – Youkai, Yuurei, Bakemono and Oni
Japanese Goblins, Ghosts, Shapeshifters and Devils of the Buddhist Hell are a motley crew ranging from downright funny to ghoulishly scary. The Kings of Japanese Ghost Stories (Kaidan) are Koizumi Yakumo f/k/a Lafcadio Hearn who wrote Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things in the early 1900s and Shigeru Mizuki who, in the 1960s, wrote the popular Gegege no […]
Top 10 Strange Japanese Laws
DISCLAIMER – For those of you who can’t realize that this is a parody turn off your computer and throw it out the window right now because you are just far too stupid to be using the internet in the first place. Brought to you without pain, pride or prejudice, and in no particular order […]