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ENTERTAINMENT

What is this Japanese regional yurukyara boom all about?

In the country that invented anime, there is now a boom for characters that represent an area and its history called “yurukyara.” There is a national Yurukyara Grand Prix held every year and there are all sorts of goods sold with yurukyara designs. There’s no hints of yurukyara’s popularity slowing down anytime soon. What do you think of the yurukyara of your favorite area?
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ENTERTAINMENTTokyoTV/MOVIE

Try visiting a Japanese TV station: NHK (NHK Studio Park)

If you’re visiting Japan or about to visit Japan, you might be a little tired of only hearing about historical tourist spots like temples and shrines and famous shopping areas. If you want to try something a little different (that you don’t have to pay for), you can try visiting a Japanese TV station. Even if you aren’t familiar with the shows, you’ll still find something to do! If you’re in the Shibuya/Yoyogi Park area, try visiting NHK’s interactive area, NHK Studio Park.
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ENTERTAINMENTTokyoTV/MOVIE

Try visiting a Japanese TV station: TV Asahi

If you’re visiting Japan or about to visit Japan, you might be a little tired of only hearing about historical tourist spots like temples and shrines and famous shopping areas. If you want to try something a little different (that you don’t have to pay for), you can try visiting a Japanese TV station. Even if you aren’t familiar with the shows, you’ll still find something to do! If you’re around Roppongi Hills, try visiting TV Asahi.
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Try visiting a Japanese TV station: NTV (Nippon Television)

If you’re visiting Japan or about to visit Japan, you might be a little tired of only hearing about historical tourist spots like temples and shrines and famous shopping areas. If you want to try something a little different (that you don’t have to pay for), you can try visiting a Japanese TV station. Even if you aren’t familiar with the shows, you’ll still find something to do! If you’re in the Shiodome area, try visiting NTV.
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