Mar. 10, 2015 11:3220

George & Mattsun [2/2]: A Shop Brought to Life by Latte Art

George & Mattsun [2/2]: A Shop Brought to Life by Latte Art

The two latte artists opened the cafe REISSUE in Harajuku, Tokyo. The slogan of the shop is “A place where you can enjoy the best latte art in the world.”

Mar. 8, 2015 23:423

George & Mattsun [1/2]: The Pioneers of Latte Art Culture

George & Mattsun [1/2]: The Pioneers of Latte Art Culture

George and Mattsun competed at the Latte 1 Grand Prix Championship held at Odaiba, Tokyo. It ended with Mattsun losing and having his face covered in pie.

Mar. 5, 2015 10:0110

KAZUHARU KINA Creates New Tea Girl Character Illustrations for “Moe-Cha Project"

KAZUHARU KINA Creates New Tea Girl Character Illustrations for “Moe-Cha Project"

TOM Special Creator KAZUHARU KINA has revealed a new character, Misa Hatsushiro, as part of the Japanese tea promotion campaign, Misakubo Jakata Moeka Project. This "moe-cha” character is set to appear in advertisements and tea products across Japan.

Mar. 3, 2015 05:0025

It Really Cooks in 3 Seconds! Docomo Releases ‘3-Second Cooking: Mach Speed Fried Shrimp’ Video

It Really Cooks in 3 Seconds! Docomo Releases ‘3-Second Cooking: Mach Speed Fried Shrimp’ Video

In an effort to demonstrate the full potential of LTE in two areas that use LTE, NTT Docomo has released a slightly strange...make that pretty strange video titled “3-Byo Cooking: Bokusoku Ebi Fry” (3-Second Cooking: Mach Speed Fried Shrimp) that is currently trending.

Feb. 27, 2015 13:009

Lovers of Hello-Kitty and All Things ‘Kawaii’ Assemble! Hello Kitty-themed Cakes will be Released for Hina Matsuri in March!

Lovers of Hello-Kitty and All Things ‘Kawaii’ Assemble! Hello Kitty-themed Cakes will be Released for Hina Matsuri in March!

‘Patisserie Moncher’, which is famous for its Dojima Roll, is set to release some special limited edition cakes perfect for the Hina Matsuri (Japanese Doll Festival)!

Jan. 6, 2015 13:000

Kinnikuman Wears a Suit in PV for New Glico Product

Kinnikuman Wears a Suit in PV for New Glico Product

The first promotional video for Ezaki Glico’s new product “Pocky (Demitasse)” that uses Kinnikuman as its image character has been released online.

Jan. 2, 2015 05:250

Pom Pom Purin Cafe on Takeshita Street in Harajuku Introduces Four Winter-Exclusive Menu Items

Pom Pom Purin Cafe on Takeshita Street in Harajuku Introduces Four Winter-Exclusive Menu Items

Pom Pom Purin Cafe located on Takeshita Street in Harajuku has announced new menu items exclusively for winter.

Dec. 28, 2014 07:002

Lacto-Fermented Beverage with Cute Snow Miku Design Releases in Family Mart Locations Countrywide

Lacto-Fermented Beverage with Cute Snow Miku Design Releases in Family Mart Locations Countrywide

Sales began of the drink “Lactic-Acid Bacilli Infused Snow Miku Drink: Snow Miku 2015 Label 500ml PET” designed after Snow Miku, a character who supports the Hokkaido Snow Festival, in 11,100 Family Mart stores across Japan on Tuesday, Dec. 23.

Dec. 24, 2014 13:001

Latte Art Anime “Latte Motion” - A Story of Love Told Through 1,000 Cups of Latte

Latte Art Anime “Latte Motion” - A Story of Love Told Through 1,000 Cups of Latte

Ajinomoto General Foods, a company known for “AGF Coffee Gifts” has announced a new form of anime on Dec. 19. It’s titled Latte Motion, and it’s the first anime to use latte.

Dec. 20, 2014 08:001

What Does Pink Curry Taste Like? The Café Menu for My Melody’s 40th Anniversary Is Super Adorable!

What Does Pink Curry Taste Like? The Café Menu for My Melody’s 40th Anniversary Is Super Adorable!

My Melody shines as the first place winner in the 2014 Sanrio Character Ranking, even defeating Hello Kitty.

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