The Art of Japanese Mirror Finishing (Coins, Knives)

Mirror Finishing (鏡面仕上げ) is a technique used to produce a mirror-like smooth surface on metal by mechanical or electrolytic polishing.

Locals vs. Tourists? A Controversy over Mario Kart in Tokyo

For those of you who do or don't know, Mario Kart in Tokyo (Now "Street Kart Tokyo Bay") has become a huge thing for...

Pachinko – The 200 Billion dollar Gambling

As Abroad in Japan explains in the following video, "Pachinko" is the No. 1 gamble in Japan by far. Pachinko's market value...