Tofu company started to sell ZAKU(Gundam) tofu. It is made from Edamame and packec ZAKU head package, here is the official site.
We knew this is just cheesy products and the unfomous tofu company want to make topic, but still poor Japanese Gundam fans had to be hooked, now I can see various type of ZAKU head products with using ZAKU head package. ZAKU jelly, ZAKU pudding, ZAKU cakes etc,. Yes we are really Gundam addicted. I like this Char special strawberry pudding.
We have news of Orita sensei in Kyoto University every year. He is a famous(poor) statue that is dressed up into strange/ funny charactor in this season every year. Here is his dressing up collection. The University put away the statue coz it had to be damaged a lot. For the past 10 years, we can see a paper Orita sensei only this exam season. Last week, we have this year's Orita sensei. He is "Chidegika"
Chidegika is the official mascot of National Association of Commercial Broadcasters in Japan (NAB), revealed on April 27, 2009 to promote transition from analogue television to digital terrestrial television (DTT) in Japan. Funny part was the reason why the deer became the mascot was Tsuyoshi Kusanagi of Japanese boys band SMAP. He was a original campaign character of Chidegi project first, but one night, he screamed name of another member (Shingo Katori) at Hinokicho-park behind Tokyo midtown in completely NAKED! He was so drunk. So he had to resign image character of Chidegika and stopped to perform in his band for a while. I am working at Midtown and I knew Tsuyoshi Kusanagi was famous in the building those days. Coz he was living in residential area and he came down to bars in Midtown sometimes and talk to everybody when he drank. he he he
This is the video clip of Chinese TV show. A Chinese girl living in Japan said "Can you belive all Japanese has Notebook in their bag always." I have never thought about it, but it's true, actually I have a notebook in my bag always and also I have never thought it is strange.
I can't understanad Chinese or Korean but the show seems to be popular! Here is one, Taiwan girls recommend to eat Western food in Japan, western foods were arranged into Japanese style here in Japan and then they are called Yoshoku, it's far from original but it's very yummy. This is hamburg, cheese and egg inside the meat.